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

nourish.NJ

Feed Lives. Fuel Futures.

four stars

91.20

36 South Street Morristown, NJ 07960
tel: (973) 267-0709   Web Site
EIN: 22-3084025

Board Leadership
Shari Hoffman
President

CEO
Teresa Connolly
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.20 four stars
  Financial 94.19 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

nourish.NJ creates lasting solutions to the problems of hunger, homelessness and poverty. We offer food, housing, work readiness, medical, social and educational services 365 days a year in a warm, safe and caring environment, free of charge, no questions asked. We serve breakfast and lunch every day, seven days a week, to anyone who comes seeking nourishment. In addition, our Free Farmers Markets provide fresh fruit, vegetables and meats for guests to take home five days a week. In 2019, nourish.NJ served more than 75,000 meals, distributed over 500,000 pounds of food, and provided more than 2,600 referrals to social and medical services to help our guests get back on their feet. nourish.NJ receives no government funding and has never missed a day in more than 35 years.

nourish.NJ creates lasting solutions to the problems of hunger, homelessness and poverty. We offer food, housing, work readiness, medical, social and educational services 365 days a year in a warm, safe and caring environment, free of charge, no questions asked. We serve breakfast and lunch every day, seven days a week, to anyone who comes seeking nourishment. In addition, our Free Farmers Markets provide fresh fruit, vegetables and meats for guests to take home five days a week. In 2019, nourish.NJ served more than 75,000 meals, distributed over 500,000 pounds of food, and provided more than 2,600 referrals to social and medical services to help our guests get back on their feet. nourish.NJ receives no government funding and has never missed a day in more than 35 years.

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Financial

four stars

94.19

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
88.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.57
  Program Expenses Growth 22.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by nourish.NJ on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by nourish.NJ on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
nourish.NJ (NJ) 91.20 four stars
Greater Cleveland Food Bank (OH) 87.37 three stars
Placer Food Bank (CA) 86.92 three stars
Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano (CA) 91.93 four stars
Long Island Cares (NY) 91.52 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,162,725
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $239,546
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,402,271
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,402,271
   Other Revenue $1,261
TOTAL REVENUE $2,403,532
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,315,449
   Administrative Expenses $200,440
   Fundraising Expenses $43,373
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,559,262
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-155,730
   
Net Assets $1,358,765

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
nourish.NJ has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 91.20 four stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 92.13 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 90.43 four stars
2015-12 11/01/2016 93.06 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.33 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 87.28 three stars
2013-12 02/01/2015 87.39 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 69.99 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 22-3084025
Name in IRS Master File COMMUNITY SOUP KITCHEN AND OUTREACH CENTER INC
NTEE Code K34
NTEE Classification Congregate Meals
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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 April, 1991
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
$137,215 5.36% Theresa Duchesneau Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
nourish.NJ (NJ) 91.20 four stars
Food Bank of Northern Nevada (NV) 93.60 four stars
Feeding the Gulf Coast (AL) 96.46 four stars
Montgomery County Food Bank (TX) 88.14 three stars
Facing Hunger (WV) 94.81 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

nourish.NJ
36 South Street
Morristown, NJ 07960
tel: (973) 267-0709
EIN: 22-3084025

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Board Leadership

Shari Hoffman
President

CEO

Teresa Connolly
Executive Director

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