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

The Family Pantry of Cape Cod

Providing food and clothing to those in need

three stars

88.52

133 Queen Anne Road Harwich, MA 02645
tel: (508) 432-6519   Web Site
EIN: 22-3079904

Board Leadership
Matt Kelley
President

CEO
Christine Menard
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.52 three stars
  Financial 84.27 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Family Pantry of Cape Cod's mission is to provide food and clothing to those in need. We provide food to anyone in need with no geographic restrictions. We also provide a selection of clothing is sizes infant through adult. We welcome people of every age, race, color, national origin, religion, residence, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran, or any other status.

The Family Pantry of Cape Cod's mission is to provide food and clothing to those in need. We provide food to anyone in need with no geographic restrictions. We also provide a selection of clothing is sizes infant through adult. We welcome people of every age, race, color, national origin, religion, residence, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran, or any other status.

Financial

three stars

84.27

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
87.6%
  Administrative Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.21
  Program Expenses Growth 3.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Family Pantry of Cape Cod on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Family Pantry of Cape Cod on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Constituent Feedback

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Here's how this organization is listening and learning from the people they serve:
How is the organization collecting feedback?
SMS text surveys, Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc), Paper surveys, Focus groups or interviews (by phone or in person), Constituent (client or resident, etc) advisory committees
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To make fundamental changes to our programs and/or operations, To inform the development of new programs/projects, To identify where we are less inclusive or equitable across demographic groups, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve
With whom is the organization sharing feedback?
The people we serve, Our staff, Our board, Our funders, Our community partners
What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?
We don't have any major challenges to collecting feedback
Describe a recent change in your organization that resulted from feedback.
The Family Pantry redesigned the entire food distribution area to accommodate natural light We built a new entrance and re-engineered the flow of the Pantry
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Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Family Pantry of Cape Cod (MA) 88.52 three stars
Anne Arundel County Food Bank (MD) 96.66 four stars
Atlanta Community Food Bank (GA) 89.61 three stars
Food Bank of Northeast Louisiana (LA) 92.38 four stars
Long Island Cares (NY) 92.89 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,520,735
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,520,735
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,520,735
   Other Revenue $602,181
TOTAL REVENUE $4,122,916
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,085,297
   Administrative Expenses $238,375
   Fundraising Expenses $170,375
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,494,047
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $628,869
   
Net Assets $3,638,063

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
Providing Meals to Families $3,085,297 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 03/01/2021 88.52 three stars
2018-12 12/01/2020 84.08 three stars
2018-12 12/01/2019 81.31 three stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 81.58 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 22-3079904
Name in IRS Master File FAMILY PANTRY OF CAPE COD CORP THE
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
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 March, 1995
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 -- This organization did not report a CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Family Pantry of Cape Cod (MA) 88.52 three stars
Hidden Harvest (MI) 94.04 four stars
Feeding the Gulf Coast (AL) 96.46 four stars
Food Bank of the Rio Grande Valley, Inc. (TX) 92.61 four stars
MANNA FoodBank (NC) 98.23 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Family Pantry of Cape Cod
133 Queen Anne Road
Harwich, MA 02645
tel: (508) 432-6519
fax: (508) 432-7083
EIN: 22-3079904

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Board Leadership

Matt Kelley
President

CEO

Christine Menard
Executive Director

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