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

Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, Inc.

until every bowl is filled...

four stars

91.72

3737 Waldemere Avenue Indianapolis, IN 46241
tel: (317) 925-0191   Web Site
EIN: 35-1483868

Board Leadership
Jamie Browning
Chairperson

CEO
John Elliott
President/CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.72 four stars
  Financial 90.62 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

90.62

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 03/01/2017 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)
94.7%
  Administrative Expenses 0.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.30
  Program Expenses Growth 3.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, Inc. (IN) 91.72 four stars
Island Harvest (NY) 93.81 four stars
Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia (VA) 94.11 four stars
Los Angeles Regional Food Bank (CA) 93.74 four stars
Food Bank for Westchester (NY) 87.96 three stars

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Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, Inc. was founded in 1980. Ever since, we have grown as hunger has grown - fighting the crisis in central and southeastern Indiana every step of the way. Gleaners works to end hunger by engaging individuals and communities to provide food for people in need. We accomplish our mission by securing, storing and redistributing donated food to more than 250 charities, including food pantries, senior centers, shelters for battered women and children, homeless shelters, residential care centers, soup kitchens, faith-based nonprofits, and youth programs. Gleaners is grateful for the food and critical grocery items that come from more than 400 companies and organizations, and from hundreds of individuals.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $44,444,167
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $428,171
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $638,879
Total Contributions $45,511,217
   Program Service Revenue $335,388
Total Primary Revenue $45,846,605
   Other Revenue $-270,172
TOTAL REVENUE $45,576,433
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $46,573,510
   Administrative Expenses $532,141
   Fundraising Expenses $2,420,586
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $49,526,237
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,949,804
   
Net Assets $16,143,083

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 $43,735,520 93.9%
Kids and Seniors $2,837,990 6.1%

Ratings History
Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, Inc. has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-09 03/01/2017 91.72 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 93.91 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/01/2015 94.60 four stars
2013-09 12/01/2014 94.63 four stars
2012-09 09/01/2013 96.46 four stars
2011-09 09/01/2012 96.39 four stars
2010-09 09/20/2011 95.22 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 08/01/2010 96.86 four stars
2008-09 09/01/2009 80.95 three stars
2007-09 09/01/2008 86.53 three stars
2006-09 07/01/2007 76.02 two stars
2005-09 07/01/2006 72.19 two stars
2004-09 12/01/2005 75.41 two stars
2003-09 08/01/2004 74.92 two stars
2002-09 10/01/2003 87.49 three stars
2001-09 10/15/2002 72.25 two stars
2000-09 04/15/2002 92.38 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 35-1483868
Name in IRS Master File GLEANERS FOOD BANK OF INDIANA INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (429) Other inner city or community benefit activities
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, 1980
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, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012
  • September, 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
$145,609 0.29% Cynthia H Hubert CEO, President

Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, Inc. was founded in 1980. Ever since, we have grown as hunger has grown - fighting the crisis in central and southeastern Indiana every step of the way. Gleaners works to end hunger by engaging individuals and communities to provide food for people in need. We accomplish our mission by securing, storing and redistributing donated food to more than 250 charities, including food pantries, senior centers, shelters for battered women and children, homeless shelters, residential care centers, soup kitchens, faith-based nonprofits, and youth programs. Gleaners is grateful for the food and critical grocery items that come from more than 400 companies and organizations, and from hundreds of individuals.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, Inc. (IN) 91.72 four stars
Second Harvest Community Food Bank (MO) 95.05 four stars
The Redwood Empire Food Bank (CA) 97.12 four stars
Mid-South Food Bank (TN) 92.30 four stars
Food Bank of the Rockies (CO) 98.23 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, Inc.
3737 Waldemere Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46241
tel: (317) 925-0191
fax: (317) 927-3189
EIN: 35-1483868

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Board Leadership

Jamie Browning
Chairperson

CEO

John Elliott
President/CEO

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