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

City Harvest

Rescuing food for New York's hungry

90.91

6 East 32nd Street 5th Floor
New York, NY 10016
tel: (646) 412-0600   Web Site
EIN: 13-3170676

Board Leadership
James D. Kallman
Chairman

CEO
Jilly Stephens
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.91
  Financial 87.50
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
93.3%
  Administrative Expenses 0.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.17
  Program Expenses Growth 10.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by City Harvest on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by City Harvest on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
City Harvest (NY) 90.91
Feeding the Gulf Coast (AL) 91.52
Brazos Valley Food Bank (TX) 97.17
Food Bank of Northern Indiana (IN) 85.71
Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina (NC) 96.46

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Now serving New York City for more than 30 years, City Harvest is the world's first food rescue organization, dedicated to feeding the city's hungry men, women, and children.


This year, City Harvest will collect 46 million pounds of excess food from all segments of the food industry, including restaurants, grocers, corporate cafeterias, manufacturers, and farms. This food is then delivered free of charge to some 400 community food programs throughout New York City using a fleet of trucks and bikes. City Harvest helps feed the more than one million New Yorkers that face hunger each year.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $109,369,654
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $5,442,608
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,223,855
Total Contributions $116,036,117
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $116,036,117
   Other Revenue $-932,739
TOTAL REVENUE $115,103,378
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $108,703,831
   Administrative Expenses $1,030,392
   Fundraising Expenses $6,750,104
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $116,484,327
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,380,949
   
Net Assets $19,381,903

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
Emergency Food Rescue $104,341,899 96.0%
Healthy Neighborhoods $4,361,932 4.0%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 06/01/2016 90.91
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 95.07
2013-06 06/01/2014 95.48
2012-06 09/01/2013 95.45
2012-06 08/01/2013 93.62
2011-06 05/01/2012 95.33
2010-06 12/23/2011 95.32
2010-06 09/20/2011 93.53
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 05/01/2011 94.11
2009-06 07/01/2010 94.06
2008-06 04/01/2009 91.37
2007-06 07/01/2008 88.71
2006-06 05/01/2007 74.19
2005-06 10/01/2006 85.87
2004-06 07/01/2005 86.15
2003-06 06/01/2004 85.88
2002-06 10/01/2003 85.69
2001-06 10/15/2002 81.60

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 13-3170676
Name in IRS Master File CITY HARVEST INC
NTEE Code K30
NTEE Classification Food Service, Free Food Distribution Programs
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 November, 1983
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$328,413 0.28% Jilly Stephens Executive Director

Now serving New York City for more than 30 years, City Harvest is the world's first food rescue organization, dedicated to feeding the city's hungry men, women, and children.


This year, City Harvest will collect 46 million pounds of excess food from all segments of the food industry, including restaurants, grocers, corporate cafeterias, manufacturers, and farms. This food is then delivered free of charge to some 400 community food programs throughout New York City using a fleet of trucks and bikes. City Harvest helps feed the more than one million New Yorkers that face hunger each year.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
City Harvest (NY) 90.91
The Foodbank of Southern California (CA) 91.45
Feeding South Florida (FL) 94.69
Northwest Harvest (WA) 96.88
Feeding Tampa Bay (FL) 89.39

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Charity Contact Info

City Harvest
6 East 32nd Street
5th Floor
New York, NY 10016
tel: (646) 412-0600
fax: (646) 412-0764
EIN: 13-3170676

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Board Leadership

James D. Kallman
Chairman

CEO

Jilly Stephens
Executive Director


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