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Produce for Better Health Foundation

Leading the way to health eating

three stars

83.63

8816 Manchester Road PMB #408
Brentwood, MO 63144
tel: (302) 235-2329   Web Site
EIN: 51-0334897

Board Leadership
Trish Zecca
Chair

CEO
Wedny Reinhardt Kapsak
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.63 three stars
  Financial 82.37 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1991, Produce for Better Health Foundation's (PBH) mission is to achieve increased daily consumption of fruits and vegetables for better health by leveraging private industry and public sector resources, motivating key consumer influencers, and promoting fruits and vegetables directly to consumers. PBH, together with the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) and other national partners, launched in 2007 a new national health initiative: Fruits & Veggies More MattersĀ®, the next generation of the 5 A Day for Better Health campaign. PBH acts as a respected liaison between the industry and the public health community. As a result, no other food group has the public health support that fruits and vegetables enjoy and no other food group can tout that MORE indeed, matters.

Founded in 1991, Produce for Better Health Foundation's (PBH) mission is to achieve increased daily consumption of fruits and vegetables for better health by leveraging private industry and public sector resources, motivating key consumer influencers, and promoting fruits and vegetables directly to consumers. PBH, together with the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) and other national partners, launched in 2007 a new national health initiative: Fruits & Veggies More MattersĀ®, the next generation of the 5 A Day for Better Health campaign. PBH acts as a respected liaison between the industry and the public health community. As a result, no other food group has the public health support that fruits and vegetables enjoy and no other food group can tout that MORE indeed, matters.

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Financial

three stars

82.37

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
75.8%
  Administrative Expenses 17.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.80
  Program Expenses Growth -12.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Produce for Better Health Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Produce for Better Health Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,490,204
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,490,204
   Program Service Revenue $55,094
Total Primary Revenue $1,545,298
   Other Revenue $260,385
TOTAL REVENUE $1,805,683
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,231,785
   Administrative Expenses $417,632
   Fundraising Expenses $156,805
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,806,222
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-539
   
Net Assets $3,620,955

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$213,201 11.80% Wendy Reinhardt Kapsak President & CEO

Mission

Founded in 1991, Produce for Better Health Foundation's (PBH) mission is to achieve increased daily consumption of fruits and vegetables for better health by leveraging private industry and public sector resources, motivating key consumer influencers, and promoting fruits and vegetables directly to consumers. PBH, together with the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) and other national partners, launched in 2007 a new national health initiative: Fruits & Veggies More MattersĀ®, the next generation of the 5 A Day for Better Health campaign. PBH acts as a respected liaison between the industry and the public health community. As a result, no other food group has the public health support that fruits and vegetables enjoy and no other food group can tout that MORE indeed, matters.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Produce for Better Health Foundation (MO) 83.63 three stars
Population Reference Bureau (DC) 92.19 four stars
New York Public Interest Research Group Fund (NY) 90.27 four stars
American Constitution Society for Law and Policy (DC) 88.13 three stars
Cato Institute (DC) 89.37 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Produce for Better Health Foundation
8816 Manchester Road
PMB #408
Brentwood, MO 63144
tel: (302) 235-2329
fax: (302) 235-5555
EIN: 51-0334897

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Board Leadership

Trish Zecca
Chair

CEO

Wedny Reinhardt Kapsak
President, CEO