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

Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan

Nourishing communities by feeding hungry people

four stars

93.41

2131 Beaufait Sreet Detroit, MI 48207
tel: (866) 453-2637   Web Site
EIN: 38-2156255

Board Leadership
Jim Tompkins
Chair

CEO
Gerry Brisson
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.41 four stars
  Financial 90.69 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Gleaners Community Food Bank, with broad community support, fights hunger in southeastern Michigan. In collaboration with our member agencies, the Feeding America network, and our program partners, we provide millions of pounds of donated and purchased food to people in need. In so doing, Gleaners is committed to distributing high quality food. Through education and advocacy, we will reduce reliance on the emergency food system. Gleaners adopts best practices and cost effective systems and procedures to achieve the highest possible return on its human and financial resources. Gleaners fulfills its role with a sense of compassion and urgency while nourishing, sustaining and advancing hope in our community.

Gleaners Community Food Bank, with broad community support, fights hunger in southeastern Michigan. In collaboration with our member agencies, the Feeding America network, and our program partners, we provide millions of pounds of donated and purchased food to people in need. In so doing, Gleaners is committed to distributing high quality food. Through education and advocacy, we will reduce reliance on the emergency food system. Gleaners adopts best practices and cost effective systems and procedures to achieve the highest possible return on its human and financial resources. Gleaners fulfills its role with a sense of compassion and urgency while nourishing, sustaining and advancing hope in our community.

Financial

four stars

90.69

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2017 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)
94.0%
  Administrative Expenses 1.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.19
  Program Expenses Growth 6.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan (MI) 93.41 four stars
Second Harvest Community Food Bank (MO) 96.14 four stars
Ozarks Food Harvest (MO) 100.00 four stars
Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia (VA) 92.02 four stars
Food Bank of Northwest Indiana (IN) 86.41 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $69,146,045
   Federated Campaigns $231,844
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $470,707
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,454,963
Total Contributions $72,303,559
   Program Service Revenue $4,824,209
Total Primary Revenue $77,127,768
   Other Revenue $456,631
TOTAL REVENUE $77,584,399
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $72,970,957
   Administrative Expenses $809,964
   Fundraising Expenses $3,013,518
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $76,794,439
   
Payments to Affiliates $63,334
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $789,960
   
Net Assets $13,758,721

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 $68,328,590 93.6%
Kids Helping Kids $2,328,429 3.2%
Cooking Matters $1,378,734 1.9%
School and Summer Food Service $935,204 1.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-09 12/01/2017 93.41 four stars
2015-09 11/01/2016 88.24 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 84.09 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/22/2015 81.60 three stars
2013-09 12/01/2014 81.89 three stars
2012-09 05/01/2013 81.75 three stars
2011-09 06/01/2012 93.61 four stars
2010-09 09/20/2011 93.70 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-09 07/01/2011 94.51 four stars
2009-09 08/01/2010 94.55 four stars
2008-06 03/01/2009 92.03 four stars
2007-06 05/01/2008 91.60 four stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 88.49 three stars
2005-06 07/01/2006 78.57 two stars
2004-06 05/01/2005 77.90 two stars
2003-06 05/01/2004 86.23 three stars
2002-06 04/15/2003 86.00 three stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 97.02 four 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 38-2156255
Name in IRS Master File GLEANERS COMMUNITY FOOD BANK 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 (408) Community service organization
(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 June, 1977
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013

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
$169,237 0.22% Gerald Brisson President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan (MI) 93.41 four stars
Feeding Tampa Bay (FL) 89.39 three stars
Food Bank of West Central Texas (TX) 91.35 four stars
Food Bank of Eastern Michigan (MI) 93.91 four stars
The Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County (CT) 89.39 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan
2131 Beaufait Sreet
Detroit, MI 48207
tel: (866) 453-2637
EIN: 38-2156255

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Board Leadership

Jim Tompkins
Chair

CEO

Gerry Brisson
President

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