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

Community FoodBank of New Jersey

Food. Help. Hope.

four stars

92.41

31 Evans Terminal Hillside, NJ 07205
tel: (908) 355-3663   Web Site
EIN: 22-2423882

Board Leadership
Josh Weinreich
Chairman

CEO
Carlos M. Rodriguez
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.41 four stars
  Financial 90.04 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Incorporated in 1982, the Community FoodBank of New Jersey fights hunger and poverty in New Jersey by assisting those in need and seeking long term solutions. We will engage, educate, and empower all sectors of society in the battle. Working together with volunteers, donors and our many partners, we work to fill the emptiness caused by hunger with Food, Help and Hope.

In Fiscal Year 2017, the FoodBank distributed more than 50 million pounds of food a year to more than 1,000 partner agencies. Through our combined efforts, we help feed more than 900,000 hungry people in New Jersey every year.





Incorporated in 1982, the Community FoodBank of New Jersey fights hunger and poverty in New Jersey by assisting those in need and seeking long term solutions. We will engage, educate, and empower all sectors of society in the battle. Working together with volunteers, donors and our many partners, we work to fill the emptiness caused by hunger with Food, Help and Hope.

In Fiscal Year 2017, the FoodBank distributed more than 50 million pounds of food a year to more than 1,000 partner agencies. Through our combined efforts, we help feed more than 900,000 hungry people in New Jersey every year.





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Financial

four stars

90.04

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
95.3%
  Administrative Expenses 2.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.27
  Program Expenses Growth 3.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community FoodBank of New Jersey on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community FoodBank of New Jersey on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community FoodBank of New Jersey (NJ) 92.41 four stars
FeedMore (VA) 97.17 four stars
Volunteers Enlisted to Assist People (MN) 91.36 four stars
Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank (CA) 95.26 four stars
Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank (MN) 96.05 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $86,399,369
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $135,140
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $6,288,804
Total Contributions $92,823,313
   Program Service Revenue $2,714,845
Total Primary Revenue $95,538,158
   Other Revenue $792,293
TOTAL REVENUE $96,330,451
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $95,521,472
   Administrative Expenses $3,137,879
   Fundraising Expenses $1,831,761
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $100,491,112
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-4,160,661
   
Net Assets $27,007,526

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 Bank $95,521,472 100.0%

Ratings History
Community FoodBank of New Jersey has received 9 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 11/01/2018 92.41 four stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 90.96 four stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 90.72 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 93.69 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 04/01/2016 93.18 four stars
2014-06 11/01/2015 90.92 four stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 95.03 four stars
2012-06 05/01/2014 95.78 four stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 94.14 four stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 95.03 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 94.64 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 10/01/2010 97.16 four stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 92.69 four stars
2007-06 08/01/2008 83.67 three stars
2006-06 08/01/2007 81.47 three stars
2005-06 11/01/2006 87.43 three stars
2004-06 08/01/2005 92.56 four stars
2003-06 09/01/2004 88.58 three stars
2002-06 04/15/2003 93.96 four stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 75.24 two 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 22-2423882
Name in IRS Master File COMMUNITY FOOD BANK OF NEW JERSEY INC
NTEE Code K31
NTEE Classification Food Banks, Food Pantries
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
Classification Literary Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
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 June, 1985
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$81,288 0.08% Debra Vizzi President, CEO --
Other Salaries of Note
$175,267 0.17% Kathleen DiChiara Former President, CEO $86,489

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community FoodBank of New Jersey (NJ) 92.41 four stars
Valley Interfaith Community Resource Center (OH) 86.10 three stars
SeaShare (WA) 87.06 three stars
Southeast Missouri Food Bank (MO) 96.92 four stars
Food Pantry of Waukesha County (WI) 88.03 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Community FoodBank of New Jersey
31 Evans Terminal
Hillside, NJ 07205
tel: (908) 355-3663
fax: (908) 355-0270
EIN: 22-2423882

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Board Leadership

Josh Weinreich
Chairman

CEO

Carlos M. Rodriguez
President & CEO

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