Human Services : Social Services

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.
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

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$78,156 5.17% Natasha Pernicka Executive Director

Mission

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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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