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

Manna Food Pantries

Offering emergency food assistance, servicing the food–related needs of vulnerable populations, and engaging the entire community in the fight against hunger.

two stars

78.18

116 East Gonzalez Street Pensacola, FL 32501
tel: (850) 432-2053   Web Site
EIN: 59-2181031

Board Leadership
John Gormley
President

CEO
DeDe Flounlacker
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.18 two stars
  Financial 73.04 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1982, Manna Food Pantries is a local, grassroots nonprofit organization dedicated to fighting hunger in Escambia & Santa Rosa counties. Our mission is to offer emergency food assistance, service the food–related needs of vulnerable populations, and engage the entire community in the fight against hunger. We are nonsectarian, community focused and volunteer supported. We believe every person has a right to live free of hunger and to be treated with respect and dignity.

Founded in 1982, Manna Food Pantries is a local, grassroots nonprofit organization dedicated to fighting hunger in Escambia & Santa Rosa counties. Our mission is to offer emergency food assistance, service the food–related needs of vulnerable populations, and engage the entire community in the fight against hunger. We are nonsectarian, community focused and volunteer supported. We believe every person has a right to live free of hunger and to be treated with respect and dignity.

Impact Information

This charity has reported a measure of cost-effectiveness: how much impact (per dollar) your donation will have on the charity's social outcome. The cost-effectiveness calculation was performed using protocols developed by ImpactMatters, an independent auditor of philanthropic impact.

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Program Name: Manna Food Pantries
Program Activities
Manna Food Pantries primarily provides groceries to beneficiaries. It also prepares and serves meals to beneficiaries.
Impact Statement
$2 provides a meal to a person in need.
Impact Assessment
5/5
Assessment Benchmark
Impact assessments of food distribution programs are based on the cost of a meal relative to the cost that a food-secure person incurs to buy a meal in that county. Programs receive a 5/5 assessment if they are less than 75% the cost of a meal and a 4/5 assessment if they are less than 125%. If a nonprofit reports impact but doesn't meet the threshold for cost-effectiveness, it earns a 3/5 assessment.
Methodology
ImpactMatters analyzed publicly available data to rate the cost-effectiveness of Manna Food Pantries.
Data Source
Outcome data collected during the program. Manna Food Pantries publicly reports the amount of food it provides.
Method for Attributing Outcomes
We assume that the distribution of a meal from one nonprofit's food distribution program does not diminish the amount of food distributed by any other (neighboring) food distribution program. This “counterfactual” assumption about the amount of food distributed in the absence of Manna Food Pantries’s food distribution program implies that the benefit of a meal to a beneficiary in need constitutes a net gain; the gain is not offset by reductions in food provided to other beneficiaries in need. We therefore set the counterfactual to zero.
Details
Analysis conducted by ImpactMatters and published on November 22, 2019.
This impact information is current as of November 2019, when it was provided to us by ImpactMatters. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

two stars

73.04

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
83.8%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.12
  Program Expenses Growth -2.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Manna Food Pantries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Manna Food Pantries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,333,811
   Federated Campaigns $14,615
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,348,426
   Program Service Revenue $74,985
Total Primary Revenue $1,423,411
   Other Revenue $14,681
TOTAL REVENUE $1,438,092
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $990,210
   Administrative Expenses $73,723
   Fundraising Expenses $138,375
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,202,308
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $235,784
   
Net Assets $2,922,440

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$110,000 9.14% Deirdra Flounlacker Executive Director

Mission

Founded in 1982, Manna Food Pantries is a local, grassroots nonprofit organization dedicated to fighting hunger in Escambia & Santa Rosa counties. Our mission is to offer emergency food assistance, service the food–related needs of vulnerable populations, and engage the entire community in the fight against hunger. We are nonsectarian, community focused and volunteer supported. We believe every person has a right to live free of hunger and to be treated with respect and dignity.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Manna Food Pantries (FL) 78.18 two stars
Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona (AZ) 94.69 four stars
United Food Bank (AZ) 87.91 three stars
City Harvest (NY) 87.30 three stars
Lakeview Pantry (IL) 87.11 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Manna Food Pantries
116 East Gonzalez Street
Pensacola, FL 32501
tel: (850) 432-2053
EIN: 59-2181031

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Board Leadership

John Gormley
President

CEO

DeDe Flounlacker
Executive Director