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International : Development and Relief Services (Fundraising)

Foods Resource Bank

A Christian Response to World Hunger. Growing lasting solutions to hunger.

95.71

4479 Central Avenue Western Springs, IL 60558
tel: (888) 276-4372   Web Site
EIN: 54-1940516

Board Leadership
Brian Backe
Chair

CEO
Marv Baldwin
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.71
  Financial 94.73
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

94.73

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 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)
91.5%
  Administrative Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.01
  Program Expenses Growth 3.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Foods Resource Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Foods Resource Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Foods Resource Bank (IL) 95.71
The Resource Foundation (NY) 92.66
Safe Water Network (NY) 93.38
ACCION International (MA) 94.46
Water Mission (SC) 92.06

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As a Christian response to world hunger, Foods Resource Bank (FRB) links the grassroots energy and commitment of the U.S. agricultural community with the capability and desire of small farmers in developing countries to grow lasting solutions to hunger. RB engages volunteers to raise money for between 50-60 overseas programs a year. All of the programs focus on developing small-holder agriculture, often in the most remote and poorest regions of the world. We see agriculture as the solution to hunger experienced in much of the world.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,352,052
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,352,052
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,352,052
   Other Revenue $5,804
TOTAL REVENUE $3,357,856
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,439,503
   Administrative Expenses $189,401
   Fundraising Expenses $83,726
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,712,630
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-354,774
   
Net Assets $3,842,427

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
Grants for Sustainable Food Security $3,439,503 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-03 06/01/2016 95.71
 
CN 2.0
2015-03 10/01/2015 88.48
2014-03 03/01/2015 86.81
2013-03 12/01/2013 97.78
2013-03 11/01/2013 95.00
2012-03 05/01/2013 88.79

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

EIN 54-1940516
Name in IRS Master File FOODS RESOURCE BANK
NTEE Code K30
NTEE Classification Food Service, Free Food Distribution Programs
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 December, 1999
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
  • March, 2013
  • March, 2012
  • March, 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
$130,606 3.51% J. Marvin Baldwin III President, CEO

As a Christian response to world hunger, Foods Resource Bank (FRB) links the grassroots energy and commitment of the U.S. agricultural community with the capability and desire of small farmers in developing countries to grow lasting solutions to hunger. RB engages volunteers to raise money for between 50-60 overseas programs a year. All of the programs focus on developing small-holder agriculture, often in the most remote and poorest regions of the world. We see agriculture as the solution to hunger experienced in much of the world.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Foods Resource Bank (IL) 95.71
Esperanza International Foundation (WA) 86.81
Opportunity International (IL) 91.16
Trees for the Future (MD) 86.31
Endeavor (NY) 93.82

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Charity Contact Info

Foods Resource Bank
4479 Central Avenue
Western Springs, IL 60558
tel: (888) 276-4372
EIN: 54-1940516

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 5628
Carol Stream, IL 60197

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Board Leadership

Brian Backe
Chair

CEO

Marv Baldwin
President & CEO

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