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

West Seattle Food Bank

Providing food security and community connections to our neighbors in need.

three stars

85.58

3419 Southwest Morgan Street Seattle, WA 98126
tel: (206) 932-9023   Web Site
EIN: 91-1464412

Board Leadership
Ben Viscon
President

CEO
Fran Yeatts
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.58 three stars
  Financial 82.84 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1988, West Seattle Food Bank's (WSFB) mission is to provide food security and community connections to our neighbors in need. WSFB distributes food, baby food, baby supplies, books and other items to low-income residents of West Seattle. The WSFB has many partners assisting to secure food that will meet the special dietary needs and cultural preferences of the diverse population we serve. WSFB also collaborates to offer food distributions at other non-profit agencies in the area.

Founded in 1988, West Seattle Food Bank's (WSFB) mission is to provide food security and community connections to our neighbors in need. WSFB distributes food, baby food, baby supplies, books and other items to low-income residents of West Seattle. The WSFB has many partners assisting to secure food that will meet the special dietary needs and cultural preferences of the diverse population we serve. WSFB also collaborates to offer food distributions at other non-profit agencies in the area.

Financial

three stars

82.84

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
94.2%
  Administrative Expenses 1.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.83
  Program Expenses Growth 1.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by West Seattle Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by West Seattle Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
West Seattle Food Bank (WA) 85.58 three stars
Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin (WI) 96.55 four stars
Second Harvest Foodbank of the Mahoning Valley (OH) 100.00 four stars
Rock River Valley Pantry (IL) 87.91 three stars
Food Bank of Northeast Georgia (GA) 87.30 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,709,950
   Federated Campaigns $15,571
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $157,276
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $108,742
Total Contributions $3,991,539
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,991,539
   Other Revenue $45,152
TOTAL REVENUE $4,036,691
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,087,977
   Administrative Expenses $57,276
   Fundraising Expenses $148,218
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,293,471
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $743,220
   
Net Assets $2,648,238

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
Food Distribution $3,087,977 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 09/01/2018 85.58 three stars
2016-06 05/01/2017 88.58 three stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 89.04 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.48 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 91.88 four stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 91.86 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 91-1464412
Name in IRS Master File WEST SEATTLE FOOD BANK
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 (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 June, 1990
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

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
$67,101 2.03% Fran Yeatts Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
West Seattle Food Bank (WA) 85.58 three stars
The Food Depot (NM) 96.66 four stars
Second Harvest Heartland (MN) 85.05 three stars
Harvest Hope Food Bank (SC) 90.62 four stars
Feeding Westchester (NY) 87.34 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

West Seattle Food Bank
3419 Southwest Morgan Street
Seattle, WA 98126
tel: (206) 932-9023
EIN: 91-1464412

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Board Leadership

Ben Viscon
President

CEO

Fran Yeatts
Executive Director

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