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

St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance

Promoting the elimination of hunger

three stars

88.28

2831 North 31st Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85009
tel: (602) 242-3663   Web Site
EIN: 23-7353532

Board Leadership
John Demetra
Chairman

CEO
Tom Kertis
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.28 three stars
  Financial 83.43 three 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

three stars

83.43

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)
95.9%
  Administrative Expenses 1.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.16
  Program Expenses Growth 2.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 23.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance (AZ) 88.28 three stars
Second Harvest Community Food Bank (MO) 95.05 four stars
Food Bank of Delaware (DE) 91.03 four stars
Hunger Network of Greater Cleveland (OH) 85.41 three stars
Utah Food Bank (UT) 93.38 four stars

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St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance, the world's first food bank, is a non-sectarian organization, that alleviates hunger by efficiently gathering and distributing food to sites that serve the hungry. Serving 13 of Arizona's 15 counties, the organization is committed to volunteerism, building community relationships and improving the quality of life for Arizonans in need. By partnering with 534 Arizona agencies, the Food Bank is able to distribute food to 700 sites. Keeping pace with the incredible upturn in need that has followed the poor economic climate and the huge rise in unemployment and underemployment, the Food Bank will distribute more than 65 million pounds of food in 2008-09 to meets the needs of the ever-rising number of Arizona's hungry - providing enough food into the community to provide nearly 300,000 meals per day.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $117,117,264
   Federated Campaigns $680,715
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $632,424
   Government Grants $2,293,966
Total Contributions $120,724,369
   Program Service Revenue $3,790,421
Total Primary Revenue $124,514,790
   Other Revenue $339,420
TOTAL REVENUE $124,854,210
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $119,921,686
   Administrative Expenses $2,794,686
   Fundraising Expenses $3,148,541
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $125,864,913
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,010,703
   
Net Assets $21,804,951

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
Agency Shopping, School & Community Distributions $80,635,550 67.2%
Emergency Food Boxes $30,736,979 25.6%
Commodity Supplemental Food Programs (CSFP) $5,113,313 4.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 12/01/2016 88.28 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 87.94 three stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 85.93 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 85.85 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/22/2015 84.49 three stars
2014-06 11/01/2015 84.23 three stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 87.18 three stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 83.77 three stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 97.98 four stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 93.62 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 88.65 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 10/01/2010 94.07 four stars
2008-06 09/01/2009 94.58 four stars
2007-06 11/01/2008 94.66 four stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 94.65 four stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 95.60 four stars
2004-06 05/01/2005 97.08 four stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 94.59 four stars
2002-06 06/09/2003 94.52 four stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 80.15 three 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 23-7353532
Name in IRS Master File ST MARYS FOOD BANK ALLIANCE
NTEE Code K31
NTEE Classification Food Banks, Food Pantries
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(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 March, 1974
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • 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
$207,440 0.16% Beverly Damore CEO

St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance, the world's first food bank, is a non-sectarian organization, that alleviates hunger by efficiently gathering and distributing food to sites that serve the hungry. Serving 13 of Arizona's 15 counties, the organization is committed to volunteerism, building community relationships and improving the quality of life for Arizonans in need. By partnering with 534 Arizona agencies, the Food Bank is able to distribute food to 700 sites. Keeping pace with the incredible upturn in need that has followed the poor economic climate and the huge rise in unemployment and underemployment, the Food Bank will distribute more than 65 million pounds of food in 2008-09 to meets the needs of the ever-rising number of Arizona's hungry - providing enough food into the community to provide nearly 300,000 meals per day.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance (AZ) 88.28 three stars
Food Lifeline (WA) 96.76 four stars
Food Bank of Alaska (AK) 95.77 four stars
Arkansas Foodbank (AR) 89.17 three stars
The Foodbank of Southern California (CA) 91.45 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance
2831 North 31st Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85009
tel: (602) 242-3663
fax: (480) 393-4511
EIN: 23-7353532

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Board Leadership

John Demetra
Chairman

CEO

Tom Kertis
President, CEO

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