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

Fairbanks Community Food Bank Service

Providing food for hungry people.

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two stars

79.21

725 26th Avenue Fairbanks, AK 99701
tel: (907) 457-4273   Web Site
EIN: 92-0088266

Board Leadership
Uriah Nalikak
President

CEO
Anne Weaver
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 79.21 two stars
  Financial 71.72 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1982, the Fairbanks Community Food Bank collects and redistributes donated food to individuals and agencies. Our primary purpose is to provide food for hungry people and to distribute surplus food that would ordinarily be discarded. Food donations are received from the local community and about 100 commercial vendors. Food is distributed through many programs including Food Boxes, Bone Builders, and Agency Shopping.

Founded in 1982, the Fairbanks Community Food Bank collects and redistributes donated food to individuals and agencies. Our primary purpose is to provide food for hungry people and to distribute surplus food that would ordinarily be discarded. Food donations are received from the local community and about 100 commercial vendors. Food is distributed through many programs including Food Boxes, Bone Builders, and Agency Shopping.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of meals served or provided
325,643
Number of pounds of food collected per year
2,736,790
Number of pounds of food distributed in food boxes each year
1,209,430
Number of pounds of food distributed to other agencies in Interior and Northern Alaska each year
686,551
Total number of volunteer hours contributed to the organization
22,880
This impact information is current as of July 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

two stars

71.72

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
74.9%
  Administrative Expenses 14.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.59
  Program Expenses Growth 1.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Fairbanks Community Food Bank Service on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Fairbanks Community Food Bank Service on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Fairbanks Community Food Bank Service (AK) 79.21 two stars
The Billings Food Bank (MT) 90.30 four stars
Helping Harvest (PA) 91.65 four stars
Golden Harvest Food Bank (GA) 85.92 three stars
The Food Group (MN) 90.99 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $874,482
   Federated Campaigns $89,868
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $79,358
Total Contributions $1,043,708
   Program Service Revenue $203,890
Total Primary Revenue $1,247,598
   Other Revenue $20,241
TOTAL REVENUE $1,267,839
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,055,792
   Administrative Expenses $204,184
   Fundraising Expenses $122,913
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,382,889
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-115,050
   
Net Assets $5,043,123

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
Distribution of Emergency Food Boxes $1,055,792 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 09/03/2019 79.21 two stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 79.75 two stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 82.04 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 81.74 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/22/2015 80.59 three stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 78.47 two stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 78.19 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 92-0088266
Name in IRS Master File FAIRBANKS COMMUNITY FOOD BANK SERVICE INC
NTEE Code K31
NTEE Classification Food Banks, Food Pantries
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (408) Community service organization
(560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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, 1983
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Anne Weaver Chief Executive Officer $76,150
Other Salaries of Note
$6,711 0.48% Catharine Persinger Financial Consultant --

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Fairbanks Community Food Bank Service (AK) 79.21 two stars
The Food Depot (NM) 98.23 four stars
Helping Harvest (PA) 91.65 four stars
Interfaith Food Pantry (NJ) 94.06 four stars
Golden Harvest Food Bank (GA) 85.92 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Fairbanks Community Food Bank Service
725 26th Avenue
Fairbanks, AK 99701
tel: (907) 457-4273
EIN: 92-0088266

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Board Leadership

Uriah Nalikak
President

CEO

Anne Weaver
Executive Director

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