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

Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas

Provide hunger relief to people in need

four stars

95.02

3414 One Place Jonesboro, AR 72404
tel: (870) 932-3663   Web Site
EIN: 71-0810999

Board Leadership
Jimmy Farley
President

CEO
Christie Jordan
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.02 four stars
  Financial 99.24 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas provides hunger relief to people in need by raising awareness, securing resources, and distributing food through a network of non-profit agencies and programs. Since 1983 the Food Bank has distributed more than 30 million pounds of food throughout Northeast Arkansas.

The Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas provides hunger relief to people in need by raising awareness, securing resources, and distributing food through a network of non-profit agencies and programs. Since 1983 the Food Bank has distributed more than 30 million pounds of food throughout Northeast Arkansas.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2019
Number of emergency meals provided
6,200,000
Total pounds of food rescued
2,600,000
Pounds of fresh produce distributed per year
2,200,000
Total number of volunteer hours contributed to the organization
6,679
This impact information is current as of August 2020, 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

99.24

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
96.4%
  Administrative Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.95
  Program Expenses Growth 7.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,167,055
   Federated Campaigns $55,527
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $209,536
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,275,951
Total Contributions $10,708,069
   Program Service Revenue $295,971
Total Primary Revenue $11,004,040
   Other Revenue $40,076
TOTAL REVENUE $11,142,383
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,922,118
   Administrative Expenses $273,371
   Fundraising Expenses $153,962
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,349,451
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,207,068
   
Net Assets $11,010,671

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$74,491 0.60% Christie Jordan Executive Director

Mission

The Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas provides hunger relief to people in need by raising awareness, securing resources, and distributing food through a network of non-profit agencies and programs. Since 1983 the Food Bank has distributed more than 30 million pounds of food throughout Northeast Arkansas.

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Charity Contact Info

Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas
3414 One Place
Jonesboro, AR 72404
tel: (870) 932-3663
fax: (870) 933-6639
EIN: 71-0810999

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 2097
Jonesboro, AR 72402

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Board Leadership

Jimmy Farley
President

CEO

Christie Jordan
Chief Executive Officer