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

Valley Interfaith Community Resource Center

Creating a sustainable tomorrow.

two stars

77.55

420 West Wyoming Lockland, OH 45215
tel: (513) 821-3233   Web Site
EIN: 31-1261322

Board Leadership
Skip Koesterman
President

CEO
John R. Keuffer, III
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.55 two stars
  Financial 74.57 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1982, Valley Interfaith Community Resource Center (VICRC) is the preeminent volunteer organization in the upper Millcreek Valley, dedicated to helping the less fortunate in our Hamilton County area. We work to assist our neighbors in need with food, clothing, emergency homeless prevention services, victim advocacy and street outreach by linking willing and able clients with resources which will help them break their cycle of dependency, and provide them with a new beginning.

Founded in 1982, Valley Interfaith Community Resource Center (VICRC) is the preeminent volunteer organization in the upper Millcreek Valley, dedicated to helping the less fortunate in our Hamilton County area. We work to assist our neighbors in need with food, clothing, emergency homeless prevention services, victim advocacy and street outreach by linking willing and able clients with resources which will help them break their cycle of dependency, and provide them with a new beginning.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Average number of service recipients per month
486
Number of low-income households who have received utilities assistance to keep the lights, heat and/or water on in their homes
5,836
Number of households served with eviction notice or forced displacement
486
Hours of mentoring
432
Number of youth receiving services (e.g., groups, skills and job training, etc.) with youths living in their community
2,763
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

two stars

74.57

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 08/01/2020 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)
79.7%
  Administrative Expenses 17.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.14
  Program Expenses Growth -12.8%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Valley Interfaith Community Resource Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Valley Interfaith Community Resource Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Valley Interfaith Community Resource Center (OH) 77.55 two stars
Volunteers Enlisted to Assist People (MN) 86.49 three stars
Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida (FL) 92.92 four stars
Helping Harvest (PA) 91.16 four stars
Lakeview Pantry (IL) 89.70 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,034,547
   Federated Campaigns $5,500
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $19,607
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $6,883
Total Contributions $1,066,537
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,066,537
   Other Revenue $-5,162
TOTAL REVENUE $1,061,375
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $784,829
   Administrative Expenses $280,044
   Fundraising Expenses $31,253
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,096,126
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-34,751
   
Net Assets $171,383

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
Provide Emergency Food and Clothing $659,589 84.0%
Seasonal Programs $67,884 8.6%
Sustainability and Victim Advocacy $57,356 7.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 08/01/2020 77.55 two stars
2017-12 02/01/2020 82.74 three stars
2017-12 07/01/2019 82.78 three stars
2016-12 12/22/2017 86.10 three stars
2015-12 08/01/2017 81.62 three stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 69.22 one star
2014-12 06/01/2016 70.21 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 65.14 one star
2012-12 10/01/2014 58.40 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 31-1261322
Name in IRS Master File VALLEY INTERFAITH COMMUNITY RESOURCE CENTER
NTEE Code P60
NTEE Classification Emergency Assistance (Food, Clothing, Cash)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
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, 1989
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, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$76,004 6.93% John Keuffer III Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Valley Interfaith Community Resource Center (OH) 77.55 two stars
High Plains Food Bank (TX) 96.51 four stars
Utah Food Bank (UT) 92.99 four stars
Community Table (CO) 92.46 four stars
University District Food Bank (WA) 90.18 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Valley Interfaith Community Resource Center
420 West Wyoming
Lockland, OH 45215
tel: (513) 821-3233
fax: (513) 821-3236
EIN: 31-1261322

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Board Leadership

Skip Koesterman
President

CEO

John R. Keuffer, III
Executive Director

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