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

West Suburban Community Pantry

Working to eradicate hunger and improve the quality of life

three stars

84.06

6809 Hobson Valley Drive Unit 118
Woodridge, IL 60517
tel: (630) 512-9921   Web Site
EIN: 36-3857072

Board Leadership
Barbara Gulick
Chair

CEO
Laura Coyle
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.06 three stars
  Financial 77.47 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1992, the West Suburban Community Pantry offers food for the hungry and resources to empower persons to improve their quality of life. Our vision is to eradicate hunger within the families and individuals in the DuPage County area. We are dedicated to providing food for the hungry, educating the donor community about existing needs, and supporting advocacy efforts for the hungry. We also work hard to encourage volunteerism and the sharing of resources.

Founded in 1992, the West Suburban Community Pantry offers food for the hungry and resources to empower persons to improve their quality of life. Our vision is to eradicate hunger within the families and individuals in the DuPage County area. We are dedicated to providing food for the hungry, educating the donor community about existing needs, and supporting advocacy efforts for the hungry. We also work hard to encourage volunteerism and the sharing of resources.

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Financial

two stars

77.47

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
91.9%
  Administrative Expenses 4.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.34
  Program Expenses Growth -3.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 38.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by West Suburban Community Pantry on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by West Suburban Community Pantry on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
West Suburban Community Pantry (IL) 84.06 three stars
Greater Cleveland Food Bank (OH) 87.37 three stars
Northeast Iowa Food Bank (IA) 97.17 four stars
Food for Others (VA) 93.17 four stars
Volunteers Enlisted to Assist People (MN) 86.74 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,245,616
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $223,867
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $60,000
Total Contributions $2,529,483
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,529,483
   Other Revenue $-31,289
TOTAL REVENUE $2,498,194
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,147,442
   Administrative Expenses $106,782
   Fundraising Expenses $80,747
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,334,971
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $163,223
   
Net Assets $784,328

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 and Personal Care Item Distribution $2,147,442 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 06/01/2019 84.06 three stars
2017-06 05/01/2018 83.75 three stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 80.54 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 85.75 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 92.99 four stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 95.13 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 36-3857072
Name in IRS Master File WEST SUBURBAN COMMUNITY PANTRY INC
NTEE Code Z99
NTEE Classification Unknown
NTEE Type Unknown
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, 1993
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$87,733 3.75% Laura Coyle Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
West Suburban Community Pantry (IL) 84.06 three stars
Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank (PA) 92.08 four stars
Birch Community Services (OR) 94.02 four stars
Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee (TN) 91.42 four stars
Maui Food Bank (HI) 94.30 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

West Suburban Community Pantry
6809 Hobson Valley Drive
Unit 118
Woodridge, IL 60517
tel: (630) 512-9921
fax: (630) 541-9564
EIN: 36-3857072

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Board Leadership

Barbara Gulick
Chair

CEO

Laura Coyle
Executive Director

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