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Food Pantries of the Capital District

Feeding the hungry since 1979

three stars

85.55

32 Essex Street Albany, NY 12206
tel: (518) 458-1167   Web Site
EIN: 14-1752164

Board Leadership
Jane Sanders
President

CEO
Natasha Pernicka
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.55 three stars
  Financial 82.78 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Food Pantries For The Capital District is a coalition of 64 food pantries in Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, and Schenectady Counties working together to feed the hungry. Our mission is to address hunger in the capital district through our member food pantries. Our coalition was founded in 1979 by the Urban Ministries Fellowship, a committee of the Capital Area Council of Churches. We started with 10 member food pantries.

Food Pantries For The Capital District is a coalition of 64 food pantries in Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, and Schenectady Counties working together to feed the hungry. Our mission is to address hunger in the capital district through our member food pantries. Our coalition was founded in 1979 by the Urban Ministries Fellowship, a committee of the Capital Area Council of Churches. We started with 10 member food pantries.

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Financial

three stars

82.78

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

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)
85.4%
  Administrative Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.58
  Program Expenses Growth 2.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Food Pantries of the Capital District on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Food Pantries of the Capital District on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Food Pantries of the Capital District (NY) 85.55 three stars
Neighbor to Neighbor (CT) 96.80 four stars
Meals On Wheels America (VA) 93.15 four stars
Open Hand (GA) 89.79 three stars
The Hunger Coalition (ID) 95.05 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,363,309
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $71,911
Total Contributions $1,435,220
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,435,220
   Other Revenue $138,238
TOTAL REVENUE $1,591,553
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,287,456
   Administrative Expenses $31,249
   Fundraising Expenses $192,196
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,510,901
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $80,652
   
Net Assets $888,511

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 Distribution $1,287,456 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 85.55 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 14-1752164
Name in IRS Master File FOOD PANTRIES OF THE CAPITAL DIST 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 (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 December, 1992
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
$78,156 5.17% Natasha Pernicka Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Food Pantries of the Capital District (NY) 85.55 three stars
MANNA (PA) 91.58 four stars
Project Angel Food (CA) 93.81 four stars
D.C. Central Kitchen (DC) 86.28 three stars
Food Outreach (MO) 94.46 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Food Pantries of the Capital District
32 Essex Street
Albany, NY 12206
tel: (518) 458-1167
EIN: 14-1752164

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Board Leadership

Jane Sanders
President

CEO

Natasha Pernicka
Executive Director

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