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

Central Pennsylvania Food Bank

No one should be hungry

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four stars

98.23

3908 Corey Road Harrisburg, PA 17109
tel: (717) 564-1700   Web Site
EIN: 23-2202250

Board Leadership
Suan Hubley
President

CEO
Joseph Arthur
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 98.23 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

"Fighting Hunger, Improving Lives, Strengthening Communities"
The Central Pennsylvania Food Bank has been dedicated to ending hunger for more than 30 years. In Fiscal Year 2016, the Food Bank provided more than 40 million meals to more than 900 soup kitchens, shelters, food pantries, and other partner agencies in 27 central Pennsylvania counties. These agencies directly feed thousands of hungry families throughout central Pennsylvania.

The Central Pennsylvania Food Bank has also adopted a 10-year, strategic Bold Goal. With the help of our partner agencies, volunteer efforts, and generous donors, we will solve hunger by ensuring that everyone struggling with hunger has access to enough wholesome food each and every day.

The Food Bank is a member of Feeding America, the Nation's Food Bank Network, comprised of more than 200 food banks and food-rescue programs.

"Fighting Hunger, Improving Lives, Strengthening Communities"
The Central Pennsylvania Food Bank has been dedicated to ending hunger for more than 30 years. In Fiscal Year 2016, the Food Bank provided more than 40 million meals to more than 900 soup kitchens, shelters, food pantries, and other partner agencies in 27 central Pennsylvania counties. These agencies directly feed thousands of hungry families throughout central Pennsylvania.

The Central Pennsylvania Food Bank has also adopted a 10-year, strategic Bold Goal. With the help of our partner agencies, volunteer efforts, and generous donors, we will solve hunger by ensuring that everyone struggling with hunger has access to enough wholesome food each and every day.

The Food Bank is a member of Feeding America, the Nation's Food Bank Network, comprised of more than 200 food banks and food-rescue programs.

Impact Information

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Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
96.7%
  Administrative Expenses 1.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.32
  Program Expenses Growth 13.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Central Pennsylvania Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Central Pennsylvania Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $80,574,434
   Federated Campaigns $311,130
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $143,828
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,548,445
Total Contributions $82,577,837
   Program Service Revenue $2,004,575
Total Primary Revenue $84,582,412
   Other Revenue $2,822,268
TOTAL REVENUE $87,404,680
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $82,714,024
   Administrative Expenses $1,186,173
   Fundraising Expenses $1,687,025
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $85,587,222
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,817,458
   
Net Assets $26,797,207

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$155,872 0.18% Joseph Arthur Executive Director

Mission

"Fighting Hunger, Improving Lives, Strengthening Communities"
The Central Pennsylvania Food Bank has been dedicated to ending hunger for more than 30 years. In Fiscal Year 2016, the Food Bank provided more than 40 million meals to more than 900 soup kitchens, shelters, food pantries, and other partner agencies in 27 central Pennsylvania counties. These agencies directly feed thousands of hungry families throughout central Pennsylvania.

The Central Pennsylvania Food Bank has also adopted a 10-year, strategic Bold Goal. With the help of our partner agencies, volunteer efforts, and generous donors, we will solve hunger by ensuring that everyone struggling with hunger has access to enough wholesome food each and every day.

The Food Bank is a member of Feeding America, the Nation's Food Bank Network, comprised of more than 200 food banks and food-rescue programs.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Central Pennsylvania Food Bank (PA) 98.23 four stars
Second Harvest Foodbank of the Mahoning Valley (OH) 98.06 four stars
San Antonio Food Bank (TX) 97.57 four stars
Greater Lansing Food Bank (MI) 92.00 four stars
Feeding America Southwest Virginia (VA) 86.16 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Central Pennsylvania Food Bank
3908 Corey Road
Harrisburg, PA 17109
tel: (717) 564-1700
fax: (717) 561-4636
EIN: 23-2202250

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Board Leadership

Suan Hubley
President

CEO

Joseph Arthur
Executive Director