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

SeaShare

Bringing seafood to food banks and feeding centers.

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three stars

87.06

600 Ericksen Avenue NE Suite 310
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
tel: (206) 842-3609   Web Site
EIN: 91-1641242

Board Leadership
Bill Orr
Board President

CEO
Jim Harmon
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.06 three stars
  Financial 89.52 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

SeaShare's mission is to engage the seafood industry in a collective effort to improve nutrition for the people served by food banks and feeding centers around the country. It is the only organization that focuses on seafood, and the seafood industry, as a source of nutrition for hunger-relief. SeaShare brings the resources of the fishing industry and related service organizations together to help fight hunger not only in Western Washington, but around the country through the strategic partnership with Feeding America and their national network of food banks.

SeaShare's mission is to engage the seafood industry in a collective effort to improve nutrition for the people served by food banks and feeding centers around the country. It is the only organization that focuses on seafood, and the seafood industry, as a source of nutrition for hunger-relief. SeaShare brings the resources of the fishing industry and related service organizations together to help fight hunger not only in Western Washington, but around the country through the strategic partnership with Feeding America and their national network of food banks.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Total pounds of food rescued
362,996
Number of pounds of seafood distributed to food banks and feeding centers
1,728,900
Number of seafood industry partners
200
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This impact information is current as of January 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

89.52

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 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)
94.9%
  Administrative Expenses 0.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.27
  Program Expenses Growth 1.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SeaShare on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SeaShare on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SeaShare (WA) 87.06 three stars
Good Shepherd Food Bank of Maine (ME) 93.98 four stars
Heartland Hope Mission (NE) 88.81 three stars
Kansas Food Bank (KS) 95.79 four stars
Food for People (CA) 92.36 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,497,280
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,497,280
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,497,280
   Other Revenue $11
TOTAL REVENUE $3,497,291
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,207,660
   Administrative Expenses $28,900
   Fundraising Expenses $172,565
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,409,125
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $88,166
   
Net Assets $931,632

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 Seafood $3,207,660 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 09/01/2018 87.06 three stars
2016-12 12/22/2017 89.24 three stars
2015-12 11/01/2016 89.24 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.10 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 83.60 three stars
2013-12 11/01/2014 83.28 three stars
2012-12 09/01/2014 76.42 two stars
2012-12 10/01/2013 70.51 two stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 70.95 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 91-1641242
Name in IRS Master File SEASHARE
NTEE Code S20
NTEE Classification Community, Neighborhood Development, Improvement (General)
NTEE Type Community Improvement, Capacity Building
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(429) Other inner city or community benefit activities
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, 1995
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 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
$156,526 4.59% Jim Harmon Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SeaShare (WA) 87.06 three stars
North Country Food Bank, Inc. (MN) 96.46 four stars
Ballard Food Bank (WA) 91.16 four stars
FOOD Share (CA) 87.68 three stars
Hidden Harvest (MI) 92.10 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

SeaShare
600 Ericksen Avenue NE
Suite 310
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
tel: (206) 842-3609
EIN: 91-1641242

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Board Leadership

Bill Orr
Board President

CEO

Jim Harmon
Executive Director

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