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

Kandiyohi County Food Shelf

Neighbors helping neighbors

one star

62.61

624 Pacific Avenue SW Willmar, MN 56201
tel: (320) 235-2641   Web Site
EIN: 41-1432367

Board Leadership
Jennifer Burnett
President

CEO
Alana Ziehl
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 62.61 one star
  Financial 82.80 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 50.00 zero star
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Wilmar Area Food Shelf is to respond collectively using community resources to relieve the suffering of poverty by providing food assistance. Willmar Area Food Shelf provides the opportunity for neighbors to come together through donations, fundraising, food drives and volunteering to provide for the hungry. WAFS is committed to helping all those in need with an open mind and finding innovative ways to respond to poverty with respect and dignity.

The mission of the Wilmar Area Food Shelf is to respond collectively using community resources to relieve the suffering of poverty by providing food assistance. Willmar Area Food Shelf provides the opportunity for neighbors to come together through donations, fundraising, food drives and volunteering to provide for the hungry. WAFS is committed to helping all those in need with an open mind and finding innovative ways to respond to poverty with respect and dignity.

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Financial

three stars

82.80

Accountability & Transparency

zero star

50.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
90.1%
  Administrative Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.70
  Program Expenses Growth 3.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kandiyohi County Food Shelf on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kandiyohi County Food Shelf on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kandiyohi County Food Shelf (MN) 62.61 one star
Food Bank of Northwest Indiana (IN) 85.85 three stars
Worcester County Food Bank (MA) 90.93 four stars
Food for People (CA) 92.66 four stars
Feeding America West Michigan Food Bank (MI) 90.89 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,174,506
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $25,000
Total Contributions $1,199,506
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,199,506
   Other Revenue $17,108
TOTAL REVENUE $1,216,614
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $796,934
   Administrative Expenses $227,697
   Fundraising Expenses $113,850
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,138,481
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $78,133
   
Net Assets $1,077,465

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 $796,934 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 11/01/2019 62.61 one star
2017-12 12/21/2018 56.54 one star
2016-12 02/01/2018 56.54 one star
2015-12 03/01/2017 56.29 one star
2014-12 06/01/2016 54.60 zero star
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 53.13 zero star
2013-12 04/01/2015 56.69 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 41-1432367
Name in IRS Master File KANDIYOHI COUNTY FOOD SHELF
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
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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, 1983
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, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- Alana Ziehl Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kandiyohi County Food Shelf (MN) 62.61 one star
Hunger Network of Greater Cleveland (OH) 85.69 three stars
Food Bank for Monterey County (CA) 88.07 three stars
Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central Indiana (IN) 91.36 four stars
Georgia Mountain Food Bank (GA) 93.37 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Kandiyohi County Food Shelf
624 Pacific Avenue SW
Willmar, MN 56201
tel: (320) 235-2641
fax: (320) 235-8261
EIN: 41-1432367

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Board Leadership

Jennifer Burnett
President

CEO

Alana Ziehl
Executive Director

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