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

Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona

We ensure the people of Southern Arizona have access to nutritious food and programs they need.

four stars

96.46

3003 South Country Club Road Tucson, AZ 85713
tel: (800) 950-8681   Web Site
EIN: 51-0192519

Board Leadership
Robert Mohelnitzky
Chair

CEO
Michael McDonald
CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.46 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars

This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017. Please note that this organization participated in a feasibility pilot to allow rated organizations to provide us with their most recently filed Form 990 after filing and before we have received the digitally processed file from the IRS ourselves.

The Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona responds to the root causes of hunger and seeks to restore dignity, health, opportunity and hope to people living in poverty. Our mission is to change lives in the communities we serve by feeding the hungry today, and building a healthy, hunger-free tomorrow.

The Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona responds to the root causes of hunger and seeks to restore dignity, health, opportunity and hope to people living in poverty. Our mission is to change lives in the communities we serve by feeding the hungry today, and building a healthy, hunger-free tomorrow.

Results Information

Reported Results
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Total in 2016
Number of volunteers
6,800
Number of organizational partners
300
Number of hours of training
3,315
Total dollar amount of grants awarded
172,000
Number of job skills training courses/workshops conducted
400
Number of people within the organization's service area accessing food aid
187,500
Number of participants who gain employment
100
Number of health outcomes improved
1,791,810
Number of meetings with policymakers or candidates
50
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Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
96.2%
  Administrative Expenses 1.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.25
  Program Expenses Growth 23.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona (AZ) 96.46 four stars
Wichita Falls Area Food Bank (TX) 94.07 four stars
Westmoreland County Food Bank (PA) 95.14 four stars
Second Harvest Foodbank of the Mahoning Valley (OH) 100.00 four stars
Second Harvest Community Food Bank (MO) 96.14 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $108,024,500
   Federated Campaigns $59,714
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $212,972
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,581,166
Total Contributions $110,878,352
   Program Service Revenue $254,211
Total Primary Revenue $111,132,563
   Other Revenue $128,647
TOTAL REVENUE $111,261,210
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $107,377,409
   Administrative Expenses $1,721,044
   Fundraising Expenses $1,973,641
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $111,072,094
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $189,116
   
Net Assets $20,194,137

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
Hunger Relief $104,532,750 97.4%
Community Education and Development $2,844,659 2.6%

Ratings History
Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 02/01/2018 96.46 four stars
2016-06 10/09/2017 96.46 four stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 93.91 four stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 90.24 four stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 89.06 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 91.33 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 89.32 three stars
2013-06 12/22/2014 88.53 three stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 87.51 three stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 99.25 four stars
2011-06 11/06/2012 99.78 four stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 95.04 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 94.67 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 08/01/2010 99.71 four stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 92.92 four stars
2007-06 06/01/2008 90.75 four stars
2006-06 03/01/2007 88.51 three stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 80.30 three stars
2004-06 03/01/2005 97.10 four stars
2003-06 05/01/2004 97.05 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 51-0192519
Name in IRS Master File COMMUNITY FOOD BANK INC
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
(603) Non-financial services of facilities to other organizations
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 July, 1976
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$180,526 0.16% Michael McDonald President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona (AZ) 96.46 four stars
Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma (OK) 100.00 four stars
Houston Food Bank (TX) 99.14 four stars
Flathead Food Bank (MT) 96.65 four stars
Lowcountry Food Bank (SC) 92.38 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona
3003 South Country Club Road
Tucson, AZ 85713
tel: (800) 950-8681
fax: (520) 624-6349
EIN: 51-0192519

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Board Leadership

Robert Mohelnitzky
Chair

CEO

Michael McDonald
CEO

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