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

Maryland Food Bank

Until Hunger Ends

three stars

82.13

2200 Halethorpe Farms Road Baltimore, MD 21227
tel: (410) 737-8282   Web Site
EIN: 52-1135690

Board Leadership
Brendan Foley
Board Chair

CEO
Carmen Del Guercio
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.13 three stars
  Financial 74.92 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Maryland Food Bank is a nonprofit hunger-relief organization, leading the movement to end hunger throughout Maryland. For more than 35 years, the Maryland Food Bank has partnered with communities across the state to distribute food to individuals and families in need. Through carefully crafted programs, the food bank aims to meet the immediate needs of Marylanders while simultaneously working to find long-term ways to reduce hunger statewide. Currently distributing more than 112,000 meals per day-more than 41 million meals annually-the Maryland Food Bank will continue to expand its efforts until hunger ends.

Our mission is to lead the movement and nurture the belief that together we can improve the lives of Marylanders by ending hunger.

The Maryland Food Bank is a nonprofit hunger-relief organization, leading the movement to end hunger throughout Maryland. For more than 35 years, the Maryland Food Bank has partnered with communities across the state to distribute food to individuals and families in need. Through carefully crafted programs, the food bank aims to meet the immediate needs of Marylanders while simultaneously working to find long-term ways to reduce hunger statewide. Currently distributing more than 112,000 meals per day-more than 41 million meals annually-the Maryland Food Bank will continue to expand its efforts until hunger ends.

Our mission is to lead the movement and nurture the belief that together we can improve the lives of Marylanders by ending hunger.

Financial

two stars

74.92

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
91.7%
  Administrative Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.21
  Program Expenses Growth -1.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 36.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Maryland Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Maryland Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Maryland Food Bank (MD) 82.13 three stars
Birch Community Services, Inc. (OR) 92.24 four stars
Central California Food Bank (CA) 94.67 four stars
Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana (LA) 94.69 four stars
Food Bank of Northeast Georgia (GA) 91.87 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $56,842,442
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $10,514,471
Total Contributions $67,356,913
   Program Service Revenue $3,084,902
Total Primary Revenue $70,441,815
   Other Revenue $-1,965,451
TOTAL REVENUE $68,476,364
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $63,284,076
   Administrative Expenses $2,486,011
   Fundraising Expenses $3,177,123
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $68,947,210
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-470,846
   
Net Assets $15,691,069

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 Collection & Distribution $63,284,076 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 08/01/2018 82.13 three stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 89.14 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 89.10 three stars
2014-06 09/01/2016 90.79 four stars
2014-06 08/01/2016 90.60 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.40 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 93.01 four stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 93.49 four stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 91.79 four stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 93.13 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 91.79 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 08/01/2010 90.34 four stars
2008-06 06/01/2009 75.27 two stars
2007-06 08/01/2008 68.91 one star
2006-06 07/01/2007 90.35 four stars
2005-06 07/01/2006 84.75 three stars
2004-06 04/01/2005 95.61 four stars
2003-06 05/01/2004 71.37 two stars
2002-06 06/09/2003 94.51 four stars
2001-06 02/05/2003 77.74 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 52-1135690
Name in IRS Master File MARYLAND FOOD BANK 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 (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 February, 1979
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 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
$179,666 0.26% Beth Martino CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$184,967 0.26% Matthew Whelan III Chief Financial Officer
$8,802 0.01% Carmen Del Guerico President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Maryland Food Bank (MD) 82.13 three stars
Virginia Peninsula Foodbank (VA) 94.58 four stars
The Foodbank of Southern California (CA) 96.46 four stars
Foodshare (CT) 90.28 four stars
Marion Polk Food Share (OR) 91.31 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Maryland Food Bank
2200 Halethorpe Farms Road
Baltimore, MD 21227
tel: (410) 737-8282
fax: (410) 536-0438
EIN: 52-1135690

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Board Leadership

Brendan Foley
Board Chair

CEO

Carmen Del Guercio
President & CEO

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