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

Feeding South Dakota

Fighting hunger, feeding hope

four stars

94.70

4701 N Westport Avenue Sioux Falls, SD 57107
tel: (877) 366-3265   Web Site
EIN: 36-3293534

Board Leadership
Max Sandlin
President

CEO
Matt Gassen
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.70 four stars
  Financial 92.51 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2016 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

92.51

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2016 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)
96.4%
  Administrative Expenses 1.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.52
  Program Expenses Growth 1.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Feeding South Dakota on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Feeding South Dakota on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Feeding South Dakota (SD) 94.70 four stars
Long Island Cares (NY) 91.43 four stars
West Suburban Community Pantry (IL) 85.75 three stars
Toledo Northwestern Ohio Food Bank, Inc. (OH) 97.17 four stars
Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, Inc. (IN) 91.72 four stars

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Feeding South Dakota is a hunger relief organization that is fighting daily to eliminate hunger in the state. Every single day, Feeding South Dakota provides food resources for an estimated 3,800 people in this state. We help feed over 38,000 families each month and our BackPack Program gives food every weekend to 4,389 kids who otherwise might go hungry. In 2011, Feeding South Dakota as a whole distributed nearly 12.2 million pounds of food in this fight against hunger.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $19,485,677
   Federated Campaigns $3,499,094
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,180
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,810,594
Total Contributions $25,796,545
   Program Service Revenue $1,016,456
Total Primary Revenue $26,813,001
   Other Revenue $365,024
TOTAL REVENUE $27,178,025
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,895,854
   Administrative Expenses $312,504
   Fundraising Expenses $677,623
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $23,885,981
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,292,044
   
Net Assets $12,828,046

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
Sioux Falls Food Bank $9,689,771 42.3%
Rapid City Food Bank $3,755,997 16.4%
USDA Commodity Programs $2,849,387 12.4%

Ratings History
Feeding South Dakota has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 10/01/2016 94.70 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 96.95 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 06/01/2015 95.33 four stars
2012-12 10/01/2014 99.78 four stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 97.86 four stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 92.92 four stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 93.24 four stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 89.69 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 85.03 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 85.79 three stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 92.19 four stars
2007-12 12/17/2008 95.92 four stars
2006-12 12/01/2007 92.52 four stars
2005-12 12/15/2006 97.38 four stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 94.92 four stars
2003-12 12/01/2004 92.40 four stars
2002-12 12/01/2003 85.81 three stars
2001-12 02/05/2003 92.38 four stars
2000-12 10/15/2002 92.42 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 36-3293534
Name in IRS Master File FEEDING SOUTH DAKOTA
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
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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 February, 1984
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
  • December, 2012
  • December, 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
$97,129 0.40% L. Matt Gassen Executive Director

Feeding South Dakota is a hunger relief organization that is fighting daily to eliminate hunger in the state. Every single day, Feeding South Dakota provides food resources for an estimated 3,800 people in this state. We help feed over 38,000 families each month and our BackPack Program gives food every weekend to 4,389 kids who otherwise might go hungry. In 2011, Feeding South Dakota as a whole distributed nearly 12.2 million pounds of food in this fight against hunger.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Feeding South Dakota (SD) 94.70 four stars
Feeding America Southwest Virginia (VA) 90.91 four stars
Three Square (NV) 96.66 four stars
Farmers and Hunters Feeding the Hungry (MD) 85.14 three stars
Community FoodBank of New Jersey (NJ) 90.72 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Feeding South Dakota
4701 N Westport Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57107
tel: (877) 366-3265
fax: (605) 335-6617
EIN: 36-3293534

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Board Leadership

Max Sandlin
President

CEO

Matt Gassen
Chief Executive Officer

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