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

Feeding San Diego

Leading hunger-relief organization

three stars

88.24

9455 Waples Street Suite 135
San Diego, CA 92121
tel: (858) 452-3663   Web Site
EIN: 26-0457477

Board Leadership
Gwendolyn Sontheim
Chair

CEO
Vince Hall
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.24 three stars
  Financial 83.38 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 2007, Feeding San Diego is the leading hunger-relief organization in the county, providing 25 million meals within the last year, and the only Feeding America affiliate in the region. Feeding San Diego provides food and resources to a network of more than 245 distribution partners serving 63,000 children, families and seniors each week. Focused on healthy food, education and advocacy, Feeding San Diego is building a hunger-free and healthy San Diego through innovative programs and collaborative partnerships.

Established in 2007, Feeding San Diego is the leading hunger-relief organization in the county, providing 25 million meals within the last year, and the only Feeding America affiliate in the region. Feeding San Diego provides food and resources to a network of more than 245 distribution partners serving 63,000 children, families and seniors each week. Focused on healthy food, education and advocacy, Feeding San Diego is building a hunger-free and healthy San Diego through innovative programs and collaborative partnerships.

Financial

three stars

83.38

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 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)
96.2%
  Administrative Expenses 1.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.07
  Program Expenses Growth 4.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 52.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Feeding San Diego on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Feeding San Diego on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Feeding San Diego (CA) 88.24 three stars
Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee (TN) 93.56 four stars
Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties (CA) 97.68 four stars
Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida (FL) 92.53 four stars
The Billings Food Bank (MT) 90.02 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $42,517,560
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $53,366
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $42,570,926
   Program Service Revenue $145,036
Total Primary Revenue $42,715,962
   Other Revenue $-15,321
TOTAL REVENUE $42,700,641
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $40,004,582
   Administrative Expenses $554,684
   Fundraising Expenses $1,175,391
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $41,734,657
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $965,984
   
Net Assets $3,101,563

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
Feeding Families Initiative $24,070,090 60.2%
Feeding Kids Initiative $12,454,524 31.1%
Feeding Seniors Initiative $3,211,224 8.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 07/01/2018 88.24 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 26-0457477
Name in IRS Master File FEEDING AMERICA SAN DIEGO
NTEE Code K30
NTEE Classification Food Service, Free Food Distribution Programs
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
Classification Charitable 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 August, 2007
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$23,077 0.05% Al Brislain Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$74,015 0.17% Denise Gurule Director of Finance
Not compensated -- Karen Haren Former Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Feeding San Diego (CA) 88.24 three stars
Hunger Task Force (WI) 89.56 three stars
Greater Berks Food Bank (PA) 95.50 four stars
Lowcountry Food Bank (SC) 92.38 four stars
Connecticut Food Bank (CT) 90.25 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Feeding San Diego
9455 Waples Street
Suite 135
San Diego, CA 92121
tel: (858) 452-3663
fax: (858) 768-7438
EIN: 26-0457477

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Board Leadership

Gwendolyn Sontheim
Chair

CEO

Vince Hall
Chief Executive Officer

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