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

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina

Striving to eliminate hunger

four stars

91.17

500-B Spratt Street Charlotte, NC 28206
tel: (704) 376-1785   Web Site
EIN: 56-1352593

Board Leadership
Karin McGinnis
Chair

CEO
Kay Carter
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.17 four stars
  Financial 89.66 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/22/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1981, Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina (SHFBM) strives through education, advocacy, and partnerships to eliminate hunger by the solicitation and distribution of food. SHFBM provides a regional distribution warehouse and branches that supply food and grocery items to charitable agencies that assist people in need. We serve 14 counties in North Carolina and five counties in South Carolina. SHFBM provides food for over 600 partner agencies including soup kitchens, emergency pantries, residential care facilities, homeless shelters, senior programs, and low income daycares.

Established in 1981, Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina (SHFBM) strives through education, advocacy, and partnerships to eliminate hunger by the solicitation and distribution of food. SHFBM provides a regional distribution warehouse and branches that supply food and grocery items to charitable agencies that assist people in need. We serve 14 counties in North Carolina and five counties in South Carolina. SHFBM provides food for over 600 partner agencies including soup kitchens, emergency pantries, residential care facilities, homeless shelters, senior programs, and low income daycares.

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Financial

three stars

89.66

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 12/22/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
97.5%
  Administrative Expenses 0.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.14
  Program Expenses Growth 7.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 37.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina (NC) 91.17 four stars
Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana (LA) 96.66 four stars
Community Food Bank (CA) 95.47 four stars
Greater Cleveland Food Bank (OH) 92.38 four stars
Montgomery Area Food Bank (AL) 90.36 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $85,495,835
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,005,985
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $781,588
Total Contributions $87,283,408
   Program Service Revenue $843,418
Total Primary Revenue $88,126,826
   Other Revenue $333,901
TOTAL REVENUE $88,460,727
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $83,839,986
   Administrative Expenses $759,020
   Fundraising Expenses $1,579,159
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $86,178,165
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,282,562
   
Net Assets $11,892,021

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina has received 10 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 12/22/2017 91.17 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 91.88 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.02 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 91.96 four stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 97.80 four stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 94.67 four stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 94.67 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 94.68 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 97.25 four stars
2009-06 06/01/2010 97.23 four stars
2008-06 09/01/2009 94.72 four stars
2007-06 09/01/2008 94.71 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 56-1352593
Name in IRS Master File SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK OF METROLINA INC
NTEE Code K31
NTEE Classification Food Banks, Food Pantries
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (603) Non-financial services of facilities to other organizations
(408) Community service organization
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, 1984
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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
$195,363 0.22% Kay Carter Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina (NC) 91.17 four stars
Eastern Illinois Foodbank (IL) 100.00 four stars
Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan (MI) 93.41 four stars
Virginia Peninsula Foodbank (VA) 97.32 four stars
Food Bank of Northeast Georgia (GA) 87.30 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina
500-B Spratt Street
Charlotte, NC 28206
tel: (704) 376-1785
fax: (704) 342-1601
EIN: 56-1352593

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Board Leadership

Karin McGinnis
Chair

CEO

Kay Carter
Chief Executive Officer

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