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

Food Bank of South Jersey

Fighting hunger and malnutrition in South Jersey since 1985

three stars

86.78

1501 John Tipton Boulevard Pennsauken, NJ 08110
tel: (856) 662-4884   Web Site
EIN: 22-2623089

Board Leadership
Richard J. Cureton
Board President

CEO
Valerie Brown Traoré
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.78 three stars
  Financial 81.31 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

81.31

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
90.0%
  Administrative Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.36
  Program Expenses Growth 4.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 38.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Food Bank of South Jersey on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Food Bank of South Jersey on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Food Bank of South Jersey (NJ) 86.78 three stars
Alameda County Community Food Bank (CA) 97.17 four stars
Food Bank of Western New York, Inc. (NY) 95.47 four stars
Food Bank of Eastern Michigan (MI) 96.46 four stars
STEP (MN) 91.65 four stars

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The Food Bank of South Jersey exists to provide an immediate solution to the urgent problem of hunger by providing food to needy people, teaching them to eat nutritiously and helping them to find sustainable ways to improve their lives.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,589,709
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $526,711
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $5,233,481
Total Contributions $12,349,901
   Program Service Revenue $815,491
Total Primary Revenue $13,165,392
   Other Revenue $97,546
TOTAL REVENUE $13,262,938
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $13,253,907
   Administrative Expenses $475,553
   Fundraising Expenses $1,203,392
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $14,932,852
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,669,914
   
Net Assets $5,395,521

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
Donated Food Center $13,253,907 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 05/01/2017 86.78 three stars
2014-12 12/01/2016 89.03 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.56 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 92.28 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 93.41 four stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 92.94 four stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 94.95 four stars
2009-12 11/01/2011 95.06 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 84.61 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 94.28 four stars
2008-12 07/01/2010 74.06 two stars
2007-12 03/01/2009 71.57 two 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 22-2623089
Name in IRS Master File FOOD BANK OF SOUTH JERSEY 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 June, 1986
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$185,258 1.24% Valerie Brown-Traoré President, CEO

The Food Bank of South Jersey exists to provide an immediate solution to the urgent problem of hunger by providing food to needy people, teaching them to eat nutritiously and helping them to find sustainable ways to improve their lives.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Food Bank of South Jersey (NJ) 86.78 three stars
SeaShare (WA) 89.24 three stars
The Food Bank of the Golden Crescent (TX) 91.55 four stars
The Greater Boston Food Bank (MA) 92.75 four stars
Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties (CA) 100.00 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Food Bank of South Jersey
1501 John Tipton Boulevard
Pennsauken, NJ 08110
tel: (856) 662-4884
fax: (856) 662-4489
EIN: 22-2623089

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Board Leadership

Richard J. Cureton
Board President

CEO

Valerie Brown Traoré
Chief Executive Officer

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