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Mobile Loaves & Fishes

Goodness.

four stars

100.00

9301 Hog Eye Road Suite 950
Austin, TX 78724
tel: (512) 328-7299   Web Site
EIN: 74-2956081

Board Leadership
Alan Graham
Chair

CEO
Alan Graham
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 100.00 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Mobile Loaves & Fishes empowers communities into a lifestyle of service with the homeless. We provide food and clothing and promote dignity to our homeless brothers and sisters in need. MLF offers flexible micro-enterprise opportunities for the chronically homeless to use their individual talents and skills to earn a modest living income. Our "Community First" program teaches the principles and practices of organic and sustainable agriculture while encouraging residents and homeless individuals to cultivate relationships and develop community.

Mobile Loaves & Fishes empowers communities into a lifestyle of service with the homeless. We provide food and clothing and promote dignity to our homeless brothers and sisters in need. MLF offers flexible micro-enterprise opportunities for the chronically homeless to use their individual talents and skills to earn a modest living income. Our "Community First" program teaches the principles and practices of organic and sustainable agriculture while encouraging residents and homeless individuals to cultivate relationships and develop community.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
87.1%
  Administrative Expenses 6.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.43
  Program Expenses Growth 35.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mobile Loaves & Fishes on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mobile Loaves & Fishes on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mobile Loaves & Fishes (TX) 100.00 four stars
Tri Lakes Cares (CO) 85.49 three stars
House of Bread (OH) 90.87 four stars
New York Common Pantry (NY) 96.46 four stars
Martha's Kitchen (CA) 90.21 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $19,443,150
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $391,660
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $19,834,810
   Program Service Revenue $1,334,138
Total Primary Revenue $21,168,948
   Other Revenue $200,201
TOTAL REVENUE $21,369,149
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,698,175
   Administrative Expenses $457,324
   Fundraising Expenses $533,257
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,688,756
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $13,680,393
   
Net Assets $33,312,613

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
Truck Program $4,255,186 63.5%
Care for Homeless $1,563,809 23.3%
Community Works Program $879,180 13.1%

Ratings History
Mobile Loaves & Fishes has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 100.00 four stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 98.23 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 98.14 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 99.73 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 98.38 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 97.46 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 96.95 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 95.31 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 74-2956081
Name in IRS Master File MOBILE LOAVES & FISHES INC
NTEE Code X22
NTEE Classification Roman Catholic
NTEE Type Religion-Related, Spiritual Development
Classification Religious 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 July, 2000
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$131,741 1.71% Alan J. Graham Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mobile Loaves & Fishes (TX) 100.00 four stars
Meals On Wheels America (VA) 94.84 four stars
ICM Food & Clothing Bank (AZ) 93.98 four stars
Ceres Community Project (CA) 88.00 three stars
Help From People to People (NY) 85.01 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Mobile Loaves & Fishes
9301 Hog Eye Road
Suite 950
Austin, TX 78724
tel: (512) 328-7299
fax: (512) 328-7223
EIN: 74-2956081

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Board Leadership

Alan Graham
Chair

CEO

Alan Graham
Chief Executive Officer

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