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

United Food Bank

Neighbors helping neighbors

four stars

90.22

245 South Nina Drive Mesa, AZ 85210
tel: (480) 926-4897   Web Site
EIN: 86-0505273

Board Leadership
Rustyn Sherer
Chairman

CEO
Dave Richins
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.22 four stars
  Financial 86.17 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1983, United Food Bank began operation in Mesa, Arizona. Our mission is to provide access to nutritious food for those who are without, serving as a community bridge between those who want to help and those who are in need. United Food Bank defines its work as neighbors helping neighbors. We provide hunger relief/food assistance by collecting, acquiring, storing and distributing food and related commodities through a network of partner social services agencies in our service area: eastern Maricopa County, Gila & Pinal Counties and southern Apache & Navajo Counties.

Established in 1983, United Food Bank began operation in Mesa, Arizona. Our mission is to provide access to nutritious food for those who are without, serving as a community bridge between those who want to help and those who are in need. United Food Bank defines its work as neighbors helping neighbors. We provide hunger relief/food assistance by collecting, acquiring, storing and distributing food and related commodities through a network of partner social services agencies in our service area: eastern Maricopa County, Gila & Pinal Counties and southern Apache & Navajo Counties.

Financial

three stars

86.17

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2017 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)
96.7%
  Administrative Expenses 1.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.13
  Program Expenses Growth 4.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by United Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
United Food Bank (AZ) 90.22 four stars
SeaShare (WA) 89.24 three stars
Emergency Food Network (WA) 95.30 four stars
Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee (TN) 97.17 four stars
Lowcountry Food Bank (SC) 92.38 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $36,451,971
   Federated Campaigns $221,294
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $17,485
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $4,495,822
Total Contributions $41,186,572
   Program Service Revenue $408,226
Total Primary Revenue $41,594,798
   Other Revenue $134,670
TOTAL REVENUE $41,729,468
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $40,297,034
   Administrative Expenses $598,123
   Fundraising Expenses $608,758
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $41,503,915
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $225,553
   
Net Assets $5,171,825

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
Providing Food to Partner Agencies $39,742,618 98.6%
Kids Life Program $334,270 0.8%
Help Yourself Program $220,146 0.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 11/01/2017 90.22 four stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 89.09 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.05 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 90.39 four stars
2014-06 11/01/2015 89.98 three stars
2013-06 12/22/2014 90.37 four stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 89.96 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 90.80 four stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 98.10 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 94.70 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 08/01/2010 97.32 four stars
2008-06 07/01/2009 82.70 three stars
2007-06 05/01/2008 88.63 three stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 83.89 three stars
2005-06 05/01/2006 92.16 four stars
2004-06 04/01/2005 94.83 four stars
2003-06 08/01/2004 90.66 four stars
2002-06 04/15/2003 74.86 two stars
2001-06 04/15/2002 74.86 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 86-0505273
Name in IRS Master File UNITED FOOD BANK
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 (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 November, 1985
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$112,195 0.27% Ginny Hildebrand President, CEO

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Charity Contact Info

United Food Bank
245 South Nina Drive
Mesa, AZ 85210
tel: (480) 926-4897
fax: (480) 926-7025
EIN: 86-0505273

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Board Leadership

Rustyn Sherer
Chairman

CEO

Dave Richins
Chief Executive Officer

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