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

Georgia Mountain Food Bank

'til no one is hungry

four stars

93.98

1642 Calvary Industrial Drive SW Gainesville, GA 30507
tel: (770) 534-4111   Web Site
EIN: 26-2787610

Board Leadership
Kathleen Owen
Chair

CEO
Kay Blackstock
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.98 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/20/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Georgia Mountain Food Bank's (GMFB) mission is to address hunger, health and quality of life by serving those in need throughout North Georgia. We provide a vital link between sources of food supplies and hardworking community-based partner agencies who help get the food into the hands of families and individuals who need it. Whether it's distributing food or serving the community through outreach programs, initiatives and resources, our time to serve is now.

Georgia Mountain Food Bank's (GMFB) mission is to address hunger, health and quality of life by serving those in need throughout North Georgia. We provide a vital link between sources of food supplies and hardworking community-based partner agencies who help get the food into the hands of families and individuals who need it. Whether it's distributing food or serving the community through outreach programs, initiatives and resources, our time to serve is now.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of meals served or provided
4,677,700
Total pounds of food rescued
3,208,310
This impact information is current as of November 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/20/2019 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)
94.2%
  Administrative Expenses 2.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.25
  Program Expenses Growth 13.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Georgia Mountain Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Georgia Mountain Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Georgia Mountain Food Bank (GA) 93.98 four stars
Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma (OK) 97.17 four stars
Weld Food Bank (CO) 98.44 four stars
Chattanooga Area Food Bank (TN) 93.20 four stars
North Country Food Bank, Inc. (MN) 94.74 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,340,078
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,340,078
   Program Service Revenue $251,056
Total Primary Revenue $6,591,134
   Other Revenue $105,751
TOTAL REVENUE $6,696,885
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,444,099
   Administrative Expenses $125,396
   Fundraising Expenses $251,387
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,820,882
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-123,997
   
Net Assets $1,432,134

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
Collection and Distribution of Donated Food $6,444,099 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 12/20/2019 93.98 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 26-2787610
Name in IRS Master File GEORGIA MOUNTAIN FOOD BANK INC
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
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 November, 2008
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$95,116 1.39% Angela Kay Blackstock Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Georgia Mountain Food Bank (GA) 93.98 four stars
Community FoodBank of New Jersey (NJ) 87.30 three stars
Lowcountry Food Bank (SC) 90.42 four stars
Facing Hunger (WV) 91.86 four stars
Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee (TN) 91.11 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Georgia Mountain Food Bank
1642 Calvary Industrial Drive SW
Gainesville, GA 30507
tel: (770) 534-4111
fax: (770) 534-1800
EIN: 26-2787610

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Board Leadership

Kathleen Owen
Chair

CEO

Kay Blackstock
Executive Director

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