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

Food Bank of Northeast Georgia

Working toward ending hunger

three stars

87.30

46 Plaza Way Clayton, GA 30525
tel: (706) 354-8191   Web Site
EIN: 58-1938066

Board Leadership
Brock Toole
Board Chair

CEO
John Becker
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.30 three stars
  Financial 82.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia was founded in 1992 in an effort to end hunger in northeast Georgia. That year, the food bank distributed approximately 350,000 pounds of food to 36 agencies. The organization has grown tremendously since then, distributing nearly 12 million pounds of food through more than 225 partner organizations in 2015. We are a network of friends working to feed the ill, needy, seniors, and children of northeast Georgia. Our mission is to work toward ending hunger as part of an overall community effort to alleviate poverty.

The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia was founded in 1992 in an effort to end hunger in northeast Georgia. That year, the food bank distributed approximately 350,000 pounds of food to 36 agencies. The organization has grown tremendously since then, distributing nearly 12 million pounds of food through more than 225 partner organizations in 2015. We are a network of friends working to feed the ill, needy, seniors, and children of northeast Georgia. Our mission is to work toward ending hunger as part of an overall community effort to alleviate poverty.

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Financial

three stars

82.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 11/01/2017 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)
97.1%
  Administrative Expenses 1.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.26
  Program Expenses Growth -2.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Food Bank of Northeast Georgia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Food Bank of Northeast Georgia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Food Bank of Northeast Georgia (GA) 87.30 three stars
Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia (VA) 94.11 four stars
Food Finders (CA) 89.52 three stars
Rhode Island Community Food Bank (RI) 86.77 three stars
Wichita Falls Area Food Bank (TX) 94.07 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $20,397,046
   Federated Campaigns $52,800
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $705,360
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $21,155,206
   Program Service Revenue $1,364,757
Total Primary Revenue $22,519,963
   Other Revenue $-63,179
TOTAL REVENUE $22,456,784
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $20,741,108
   Administrative Expenses $358,989
   Fundraising Expenses $277,100
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $21,377,197
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,079,587
   
Net Assets $5,954,846

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Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 11/01/2017 87.30 three 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 58-1938066
Name in IRS Master File FOOD BANK OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA
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 (603) Non-financial services of facilities to other organizations
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 August, 1991
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$90,792 0.42% John Becker President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Food Bank of Northeast Georgia (GA) 87.30 three stars
Food Bank for Westchester (NY) 87.96 three stars
Loaves & Fishes Community Services (IL) 91.75 four stars
Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida (FL) 92.92 four stars
Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma (OK) 100.00 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Food Bank of Northeast Georgia
46 Plaza Way
Clayton, GA 30525
tel: (706) 354-8191
EIN: 58-1938066

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 48857
Athens, GA 30604

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Board Leadership

Brock Toole
Board Chair

CEO

John Becker
President

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