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

Rock River Valley Pantry

Providing nutritious food to those in urgent need

three stars

88.81

421 South Rockton Avenue Rockford, IL 61102
tel: (815) 965-2466   Web Site
EIN: 36-3135643

Board Leadership
Nonie Broski
President

CEO
Kim Adams-Bakke
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.81 three stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/21/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 12/21/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
95.0%
  Administrative Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.60
  Program Expenses Growth 13.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rock River Valley Pantry on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rock River Valley Pantry on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rock River Valley Pantry (IL) 88.81 three stars
St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance (AZ) 88.28 three stars
The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts (MA) 94.69 four stars
Food Bank Coalition of San Luis Obispo County (CA) 91.36 four stars
Food for Others (VA) 92.29 four stars

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Rock River Valley Pantry fights hunger in the community by providing nutritious food to those in urgent need. In 1973, a Rock Valley College student, concerned about hunger, conceived the idea of collecting food and distributing it to needy families in the Rockford community. Today, the Pantry is operated by three full time and two part time staff members along with the help of volunteers who provide thousands of hours of service. The Pantry receives food and financial support from all segments of the community including churches, businesses, individuals and organizations.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,420,800
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $86,300
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $16,511
Total Contributions $1,523,611
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,523,611
   Other Revenue $19,868
TOTAL REVENUE $1,543,479
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,486,769
   Administrative Expenses $37,009
   Fundraising Expenses $23,167
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,546,945
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,466
   
Net Assets $1,047,581

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 Pantry $1,486,769 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 12/21/2016 88.81 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 36-3135643
Name in IRS Master File ROCK RIVER VALLEY PANTRY
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 (561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
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 December, 1981
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- Kim Adams-Bakke Executive Director

Rock River Valley Pantry fights hunger in the community by providing nutritious food to those in urgent need. In 1973, a Rock Valley College student, concerned about hunger, conceived the idea of collecting food and distributing it to needy families in the Rockford community. Today, the Pantry is operated by three full time and two part time staff members along with the help of volunteers who provide thousands of hours of service. The Pantry receives food and financial support from all segments of the community including churches, businesses, individuals and organizations.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rock River Valley Pantry (IL) 88.81 three stars
Food Bank of Northern Nevada (NV) 93.98 four stars
Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee (TN) 100.00 four stars
Circle Of Concern (MO) 85.72 three stars
The Food Depot (NM) 96.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Rock River Valley Pantry
421 South Rockton Avenue
Rockford, IL 61102
tel: (815) 965-2466
EIN: 36-3135643

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Board Leadership

Nonie Broski
President

CEO

Kim Adams-Bakke
Executive Director

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