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

The Society of St. Andrew

Gleaning America's Fields, Feeding America's Hungry

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three stars

87.66

3383 Sweet Hollow Rd. Big Island, VA 24526
tel: (800) 333-4597   Web Site
EIN: 54-1285793

Board Leadership
Randy Beardsworth
Chair

CEO
Lynette Johnson
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.66 three stars
  Financial 82.55 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Society of St. Andrew envisions a world without hunger, in which physical and spiritual hungers are met through God's grace and abundance. Basing its work in core values of faith, compassion, stewardship, and service, the Society of St. Andrew's mission is to introduce people to God's grace in Jesus Christ through meeting their hungers: Food for the body; God's word for the spirit; Community of love for the heart; and Opportunity for those who desire action.

The Society of St. Andrew envisions a world without hunger, in which physical and spiritual hungers are met through God's grace and abundance. Basing its work in core values of faith, compassion, stewardship, and service, the Society of St. Andrew's mission is to introduce people to God's grace in Jesus Christ through meeting their hungers: Food for the body; God's word for the spirit; Community of love for the heart; and Opportunity for those who desire action.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2016
Number of tons of food kept out of landfills
13,660
Number of servings of fresh fruits and vegetables shared with hungry people in the US
81,958,700
Number of volunteers engaged in simple, hands-on service
32,789
Number of produce providers
953
Number of agencies receiving food to share with clients/guests
1,572
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This impact information is current as of November 2018, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. Impact information published on this organization's rating page has no effect on its rating at this time.

Financial

three stars

82.55

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2018 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)
96.7%
  Administrative Expenses 1.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.11
  Program Expenses Growth -1.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Society of St. Andrew on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Society of St. Andrew on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Society of St. Andrew (VA) 87.66 three stars
God's Pantry Food Bank (KY) 94.54 four stars
East Texas Food Bank (TX) 95.28 four stars
West Texas Food Bank (TX) 87.75 three stars
Thermal Belt Outreach Ministry (NC) 86.63 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $15,644,262
   Federated Campaigns $19,932
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $15,664,194
   Program Service Revenue $39,902
Total Primary Revenue $15,704,096
   Other Revenue $54,354
TOTAL REVENUE $15,758,450
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $15,402,213
   Administrative Expenses $240,725
   Fundraising Expenses $283,022
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $15,925,960
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-167,510
   
Net Assets $1,846,251

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
Gleaning Network $10,162,318 66.0%
The Potato Project $4,888,531 31.7%
Harvest of Hope $235,044 1.5%
Strategic Programs $116,320 0.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 11/01/2018 87.66 three stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 89.82 three stars
2015-12 11/01/2016 91.13 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 94.03 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 92.97 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 97.99 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 96.53 four stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 98.01 four stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 97.98 four stars
2011-12 12/01/2012 96.52 four stars
2010-12 09/20/2011 96.49 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 10/01/2010 93.80 four stars
2008-12 10/01/2009 76.70 two stars
2007-12 10/01/2008 71.51 two stars
2006-12 09/01/2007 91.21 four stars
2005-12 09/01/2006 83.65 three stars
2004-12 08/01/2005 74.41 two stars
2003-12 08/01/2004 74.50 two stars
2002-12 09/01/2003 84.94 three stars
2001-12 10/15/2002 97.13 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 54-1285793
Name in IRS Master File THE SOCIETY OF SAINT ANDREW INC
NTEE Code K30
NTEE Classification Food Service, Free Food Distribution Programs
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 January, 1985
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$76,750 0.48% Lynette Johnson Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Society of St. Andrew (VA) 87.66 three stars
Feeding the Gulf Coast (AL) 89.78 three stars
Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan (MI) 92.74 four stars
Brazos Valley Food Bank (TX) 94.94 four stars
Eastern Illinois Foodbank (IL) 95.05 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Society of St. Andrew
3383 Sweet Hollow Rd.
Big Island, VA 24526
tel: (800) 333-4597
EIN: 54-1285793

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Board Leadership

Randy Beardsworth
Chair

CEO

Lynette Johnson
Executive Director

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