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

Three Square

Together, we can feed everyone

four stars

98.23

4190 North Pecos Road Las Vegas, NV 89115
tel: (702) 644-3663   Web Site
EIN: 30-0396918

Board Leadership
Shawn Gerstenberger
Board Chair

CEO
Brian Burton
President, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 98.23 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Three Square is Southern Nevada's only food bank providing food assistance to the residents of Lincoln, Nye, Esmeralda and Clark Counties. The food bank serves as a central collection and distribution center for donated, rescued and solicited food and grocery product. We provide bakery, produce, dairy, non-perishable products and ready-to-eat meals to non-profit and faith based organizations who serve those in need in our community. We also facilitate childhood and senior nutrition programs as well as supplemental nutrition assistance outreach and advocacy efforts. We are a place for members of the community to meet, serve and collaborate as part of the food solution.

Three Square is Southern Nevada's only food bank providing food assistance to the residents of Lincoln, Nye, Esmeralda and Clark Counties. The food bank serves as a central collection and distribution center for donated, rescued and solicited food and grocery product. We provide bakery, produce, dairy, non-perishable products and ready-to-eat meals to non-profit and faith based organizations who serve those in need in our community. We also facilitate childhood and senior nutrition programs as well as supplemental nutrition assistance outreach and advocacy efforts. We are a place for members of the community to meet, serve and collaborate as part of the food solution.

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Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 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)
94.1%
  Administrative Expenses 2.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.50
  Program Expenses Growth 20.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Three Square on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Three Square on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Three Square (NV) 98.23 four stars
Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan (MI) 93.41 four stars
Midwest Food Bank, NFP (IL) 94.69 four stars
Food Bank of Northwest Indiana (IN) 86.41 three stars
MANNA FoodBank (NC) 96.46 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $67,889,320
   Federated Campaigns $293,244
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $5,240,234
Total Contributions $73,422,798
   Program Service Revenue $1,473,908
Total Primary Revenue $74,896,706
   Other Revenue $1,931,977
TOTAL REVENUE $76,828,683
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $74,033,563
   Administrative Expenses $1,638,032
   Fundraising Expenses $2,895,309
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $78,566,904
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,738,221
   
Net Assets $36,974,099

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 $74,033,563 100.0%

Ratings History
Three Square has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 02/01/2018 98.23 four stars
2015-06 09/01/2017 98.23 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 96.66 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 96.49 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 96.23 four stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 91.01 four stars
2012-06 12/20/2013 96.37 four stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 93.91 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 30-0396918
Name in IRS Master File THREE SQUARE
NTEE Code K35
NTEE Classification Eatery, Agency, Organization Sponsored
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 March, 2007
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, 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
$244,977 0.31% Brian Burton President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Three Square (NV) 98.23 four stars
Community Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Indiana (IN) 93.00 four stars
The Foodbank (OH) 100.00 four stars
Volunteers Enlisted to Assist People (MN) 91.36 four stars
Good Shepherd Food Bank of Maine (ME) 93.98 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Three Square
4190 North Pecos Road
Las Vegas, NV 89115
tel: (702) 644-3663
fax: (702) 365-6574
EIN: 30-0396918

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Board Leadership

Shawn Gerstenberger
Board Chair

CEO

Brian Burton
President, CEO

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