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Feed the Hunger

Feed the Hunger - It's More Than a Meal

three stars

81.35

323 West Harden St. Graham, NC 27253
tel: (888) 772-9634   Web Site
EIN: 56-0953324

Board Leadership
Tony Holt
Chair

CEO
Joseph Williams
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.35 three stars
  Financial 78.32 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Feed the Hunger is a Christian mission organization founded over 50 years ago. Our goal is simple: feed the spiritual and physical hunger in the needy. We do this most often through the distribution of God's Word and our nutritious meal packets. We are focused on meeting these two most basic hungers among three primary target groups:
1. At-risk children in America and overseas
2. Those in crisis situations, such as refugees and victims of natural disasters
3. Ethnic groups that are just beginning to be reached with the message of Jesus
Beyond these target groups, if anyone claims to be in need spiritually or physically, we want to help with Bibles and food as God provides.

Feed the Hunger is a Christian mission organization founded over 50 years ago. Our goal is simple: feed the spiritual and physical hunger in the needy. We do this most often through the distribution of God's Word and our nutritious meal packets. We are focused on meeting these two most basic hungers among three primary target groups:
1. At-risk children in America and overseas
2. Those in crisis situations, such as refugees and victims of natural disasters
3. Ethnic groups that are just beginning to be reached with the message of Jesus
Beyond these target groups, if anyone claims to be in need spiritually or physically, we want to help with Bibles and food as God provides.

Financial

two stars

78.32

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 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)
85.6%
  Administrative Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.11
  Program Expenses Growth -1.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 63.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Feed the Hunger on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Feed the Hunger on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Feed the Hunger (NC) 81.35 three stars
YUGO Ministries (CA) 92.33 four stars
Four Corners Ministries (AL) 88.00 three stars
Haggai International (GA) 87.66 three stars
Pulse (MN) 85.54 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,575,320
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,575,320
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,575,320
   Other Revenue $0
TOTAL REVENUE $1,575,320
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,312,611
   Administrative Expenses $124,032
   Fundraising Expenses $104,448
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,541,091
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $34,229
   
Net Assets $169,959

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 03/01/2018 81.35 three stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 80.87 three stars
2014-12 07/01/2016 76.56 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 73.94 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 73.35 two stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 72.48 two stars
2012-12 12/22/2014 76.06 two stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 73.49 two stars
2011-12 11/06/2012 71.39 two stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 79.27 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 83.94 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 11/24/2010 77.41 two stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 85.90 three stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 83.39 three stars
2006-12 12/01/2007 89.27 three stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 93.20 four stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 93.55 four stars
2003-12 12/01/2004 89.78 three stars
2002-12 11/01/2003 72.64 two stars
2001-12 10/15/2002 69.80 one star

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

EIN 56-0953324
Name in IRS Master File FEED THE HUNGER INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (7) Evangelism
(29) Other religious 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 June, 1971
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 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
$64,048 4.15% Joseph Williams Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Feed the Hunger (NC) 81.35 three stars
Chosen Children Ministries (SC) 91.04 four stars
AMG International (TN) 89.17 three stars
Youth for Christ USA (CO) 88.17 three stars
World Indigenous Missions (TX) 86.49 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Feed the Hunger
323 West Harden St.
Graham, NC 27253
tel: (888) 772-9634
fax: (336) 570-1392
EIN: 56-0953324

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 2347
Burlington, NC 27216

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Board Leadership

Tony Holt
Chair

CEO

Joseph Williams
Chief Executive Officer

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