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

Second Harvest Community Food Bank

Building hunger-free communities

four stars

93.83

915 Douglas Saint Joseph, MO 64505
tel: (816) 364-3663   Web Site
EIN: 43-1268319

Board Leadership
Robb Ensign
Chair

CEO
Chad Higdon
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.83 four stars
  Financial 91.28 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Because we care about those who struggle with hunger, the mission of Second Harvest Community Food Bank is to feed the hungry in Northwest Missouri and Northeast Kansas through a network of partner agencies and direct service programs and engage the region in the fight to end hunger. Second Harvest is a nonprofit food distribution hub and food bank serving over 100 Partner Agencies in 19 counties across Northwest Missouri and Northeast Kansas. Last year we distributed over 5.5 million pounds of food in hunger relief efforts to over 51,000 individuals who suffer from food insecurity.

Because we care about those who struggle with hunger, the mission of Second Harvest Community Food Bank is to feed the hungry in Northwest Missouri and Northeast Kansas through a network of partner agencies and direct service programs and engage the region in the fight to end hunger. Second Harvest is a nonprofit food distribution hub and food bank serving over 100 Partner Agencies in 19 counties across Northwest Missouri and Northeast Kansas. Last year we distributed over 5.5 million pounds of food in hunger relief efforts to over 51,000 individuals who suffer from food insecurity.

Financial

four stars

91.28

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
96.6%
  Administrative Expenses 0.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.34
  Program Expenses Growth 0.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Second Harvest Community Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Second Harvest Community Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Second Harvest Community Food Bank (MO) 93.83 four stars
Wichita Falls Area Food Bank (TX) 94.07 four stars
Food Finders Food Bank, Inc. (IN) 91.71 four stars
Eastern Illinois Foodbank (IL) 95.05 four stars
Sunshine Division Portland Police Dept (OR) 90.89 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,067,742
   Federated Campaigns $7,033
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $105,172
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,469,387
Total Contributions $10,649,334
   Program Service Revenue $296,449
Total Primary Revenue $10,945,783
   Other Revenue $281,739
TOTAL REVENUE $11,227,522
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,522,505
   Administrative Expenses $103,496
   Fundraising Expenses $283,603
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,909,604
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $317,918
   
Net Assets $3,808,695

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
Distributes Food $10,522,505 100.0%

Ratings History
Second Harvest Community Food Bank has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 09/01/2018 93.83 four stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 96.14 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 95.05 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 97.87 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 97.86 four stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 98.05 four stars
2012-06 12/20/2013 97.94 four stars
2011-06 10/01/2012 97.15 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 43-1268319
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAS SECOND HARVEST OF GREATER ST JOSEPH
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
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, 1982
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 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
$78,823 0.72% Chad Higdon Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Second Harvest Community Food Bank (MO) 93.83 four stars
Food Bank of Central New York (NY) 91.23 four stars
Flathead Food Bank (MT) 96.65 four stars
Weld Food Bank (CO) 100.00 four stars
Central California Food Bank (CA) 94.67 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Second Harvest Community Food Bank
915 Douglas
Saint Joseph, MO 64505
tel: (816) 364-3663
fax: (816) 364-6404
EIN: 43-1268319

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Board Leadership

Robb Ensign
Chair

CEO

Chad Higdon
Chief Executive Officer

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