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Human Services : Food Banks, Food Pantries, and Food Distribution

God's Pantry Food Bank

Fighting Hunger. Delivering Hope.

four stars

94.54

1685 Jaggie Fox Way Lexington , KY 40511
tel: (859) 255-6592   Web Site
EIN: 31-0979404

Board Leadership
Grant Gabbard
President

CEO
Michael J. Halligan
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.54 four stars
  Financial 92.28 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1955, God's Pantry Food Bank's mission is to reduce hunger in Kentucky through community cooperation making the best possible use of all available resources. God's Pantry collects and distributes donated food to agencies across central and eastern Kentucky. God's Pantry works with over 390 partner agency programs to fight hunger and alleviate the symptoms that accompany it.

Founded in 1955, God's Pantry Food Bank's mission is to reduce hunger in Kentucky through community cooperation making the best possible use of all available resources. God's Pantry collects and distributes donated food to agencies across central and eastern Kentucky. God's Pantry works with over 390 partner agency programs to fight hunger and alleviate the symptoms that accompany it.

Financial

four stars

92.28

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
95.7%
  Administrative Expenses 1.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.30
  Program Expenses Growth 1.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by God's Pantry Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by God's Pantry Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
God's Pantry Food Bank (KY) 94.54 four stars
Linn Benton Food Share (OR) 93.49 four stars
Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin (WI) 96.55 four stars
Roadrunner Food Bank of New Mexico (NM) 89.57 three stars
Food for Lane County (OR) 92.87 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $18,846,944
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $205,836
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $15,213,897
Total Contributions $34,266,677
   Program Service Revenue $1,171,930
Total Primary Revenue $35,438,607
   Other Revenue $35,920
TOTAL REVENUE $35,474,527
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $34,978,575
   Administrative Expenses $699,236
   Fundraising Expenses $857,799
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $36,535,610
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,061,083
   
Net Assets $10,805,717

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Food Distribution $31,719,494 90.7%
Fayette County Pantry Program $2,820,233 8.1%
Programs to Feed Children $438,848 1.3%

Ratings History
God's Pantry Food Bank has received 11 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 10/01/2018 94.54 four stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 92.63 four stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 96.40 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 91.76 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 97.17 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 97.08 four stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 97.86 four stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 92.21 four stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 95.04 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 91.96 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 99.62 four stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 97.10 four stars
2007-06 09/01/2008 97.04 four stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 31-0979404
Name in IRS Master File GODS PANTRY FOOD BANK INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date March, 1980
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Michael J. Halligan CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$122,812 0.33% Marian Guinn Former Chief Executive Officer
$30,600 0.08% Amelia Sweetall Interim CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
God's Pantry Food Bank (KY) 94.54 four stars
The Food Depot (NM) 96.66 four stars
Vermont Foodbank (VT) 95.76 four stars
Dare to Care Food Bank (KY) 96.53 four stars
Community Table (CO) 92.29 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

God's Pantry Food Bank
1685 Jaggie Fox Way
Lexington , KY 40511
tel: (859) 255-6592
fax: (859) 254-6330
EIN: 31-0979404

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Board Leadership

Grant Gabbard
President

CEO

Michael J. Halligan
CEO

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