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

SF-Marin Food Bank

Our mission is to end hunger in San Francisco and Marin. Join us today.

four stars

94.49

900 Pennsylvania Avenue San Francisco, CA 94107
tel: (415) 282-1900   Web Site
EIN: 94-3041517

Board Leadership
Harold Sogard
Chairperson

CEO
Paul Ash
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.49 four stars
  Financial 92.22 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

92.22

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2016 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)
96.3%
  Administrative Expenses 1.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.25
  Program Expenses Growth 3.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SF-Marin Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SF-Marin Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SF-Marin Food Bank (CA) 94.49 four stars
Food Bank of Northern Nevada (NV) 93.98 four stars
Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank (PA) 90.83 four stars
Marion Polk Food Share (OR) 88.01 three stars
The Food Depot (NM) 96.66 four stars

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The SF-Marin Food Bank's mission is to end hunger in San Francisco and Marin, where one in four neighbors is at risk of hunger. We envision a community where everyone is able to obtain enough nutritious food in a dignified manner to support the health and well-being of themselves and their families. We address hunger head on: from our pantry network and home-delivered groceries, to our nutrition-education classes and food-stamp enrollment, we work in many ways to nourish and empower neighbors in need. Every week, 30,000 households count on us for food assistance. Nearly 60 percent of what we distribute is fresh fruits and vegetables. Learn more at www.sfmfoodbank.org.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $78,005,677
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $602,092
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $14,997,652
Total Contributions $93,605,421
   Program Service Revenue $236,842
Total Primary Revenue $93,842,263
   Other Revenue $356,835
TOTAL REVENUE $94,199,098
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $88,896,849
   Administrative Expenses $971,940
   Fundraising Expenses $2,468,686
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $92,337,475
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,861,623
   
Net Assets $22,635,930

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
Pantry Programs $68,371,812 76.9%
Agency Distribution Shopping Program $10,815,806 12.2%
Supplemental Food Program for Seniors $8,217,516 9.2%

Ratings History
SF-Marin Food Bank has received 9 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 12/01/2016 94.49 four stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 93.81 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 93.65 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 92.68 four stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 97.97 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 97.96 four stars
2011-06 11/06/2012 99.78 four stars
2010-06 12/23/2011 99.78 four stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 95.04 four stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 99.78 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/01/2010 99.70 four stars
2008-06 11/01/2009 96.53 four stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 93.64 four stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 86.44 three stars
2005-06 04/01/2006 83.33 three stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 90.99 four stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 97.24 four stars
2002-06 06/09/2003 94.73 four stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 97.19 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 94-3041517
Name in IRS Master File SAN FRANCISCO FOOD BANK
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 (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
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]
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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 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
$293,639 0.31% Paul Ash Executive Director

The SF-Marin Food Bank's mission is to end hunger in San Francisco and Marin, where one in four neighbors is at risk of hunger. We envision a community where everyone is able to obtain enough nutritious food in a dignified manner to support the health and well-being of themselves and their families. We address hunger head on: from our pantry network and home-delivered groceries, to our nutrition-education classes and food-stamp enrollment, we work in many ways to nourish and empower neighbors in need. Every week, 30,000 households count on us for food assistance. Nearly 60 percent of what we distribute is fresh fruits and vegetables. Learn more at www.sfmfoodbank.org.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SF-Marin Food Bank (CA) 94.49 four stars
STEP (MN) 91.65 four stars
Food Bank of Lincoln (NE) 90.25 four stars
City Harvest (NY) 90.91 four stars
Second Harvest Community Food Bank (MO) 95.05 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

SF-Marin Food Bank
900 Pennsylvania Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94107
tel: (415) 282-1900
fax: (415) 282-1909
EIN: 94-3041517

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Board Leadership

Harold Sogard
Chairperson

CEO

Paul Ash
Executive Director

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