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

The Food Bank of the Golden Crescent

"Helping heal the hurt of hunger"

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four stars

97.17

3809 East Rio Grande Victoria, TX 77901
tel: (361) 578-0591   Web Site
EIN: 74-2534561

Board Leadership
Erica Briggs
Chair

CEO
Robin Cadle
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.17 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Food Bank of the Golden Crescent advocates for a hunger-free Texas. We are committed to working together with other food banks and non-profit organizations to provide a single, trusted and credible voice to the challenge of ending hunger in Texas. We are agents of change and move with urgency on behalf of Texas' most vulnerable citizens. We are collectively committed to treating all people in need with respect and dignity. We view hunger as impacting all communities and counties in Texas and seek solutions to local challenges.

The Food Bank of the Golden Crescent advocates for a hunger-free Texas. We are committed to working together with other food banks and non-profit organizations to provide a single, trusted and credible voice to the challenge of ending hunger in Texas. We are agents of change and move with urgency on behalf of Texas' most vulnerable citizens. We are collectively committed to treating all people in need with respect and dignity. We view hunger as impacting all communities and counties in Texas and seek solutions to local challenges.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 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)
95.9%
  Administrative Expenses 2.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.57
  Program Expenses Growth 16.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Food Bank of the Golden Crescent on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Food Bank of the Golden Crescent on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Food Bank of the Golden Crescent (TX) 97.17 four stars
Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio (OH) 96.94 four stars
Toledo Northwestern Ohio Food Bank, Inc. (OH) 92.92 four stars
Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona (AZ) 96.46 four stars
Food Finders (CA) 90.85 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,652,693
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,132,345
Total Contributions $12,785,038
   Program Service Revenue $274,690
Total Primary Revenue $13,059,728
   Other Revenue $282,233
TOTAL REVENUE $13,341,961
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,305,643
   Administrative Expenses $140,564
   Fundraising Expenses $194,006
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,640,213
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,701,748
   
Net Assets $4,723,906

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 $10,305,643 100.0%

Ratings History
The Food Bank of the Golden Crescent has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/01/2018 97.17 four stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 96.91 four stars
2014-12 02/01/2017 92.46 four stars
2014-12 02/01/2017 92.46 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2016 90.12 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 82.28 three stars
2012-12 10/01/2014 82.90 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 74-2534561
Name in IRS Master File THE FOOD BANK OF THE GOLDEN CRESCENT
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 (917) Thrift ship, retail outlet, etc.
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 September, 1989
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$95,636 0.89% Robin Cadle President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Food Bank of the Golden Crescent (TX) 97.17 four stars
Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank (CA) 96.66 four stars
Tarrant Area Food Bank (TX) 94.77 four stars
San Antonio Food Bank (TX) 95.96 four stars
Second Harvest Community Food Bank (MO) 93.83 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Food Bank of the Golden Crescent
3809 East Rio Grande
Victoria, TX 77901
tel: (361) 578-0591
fax: (361) 573-7381
EIN: 74-2534561

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 5085
Victoria, TX 77903

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Board Leadership

Erica Briggs
Chair

CEO

Robin Cadle
President, CEO

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