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

Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana

Together we can solve hunger.

four stars

94.69

700 Edwards Avenue New Orleans, LA 70123
tel: (504) 734-1322   Web Site
EIN: 72-0956468

Board Leadership
Skye Sturless Fantaci
Chair

CEO
Natalie Jayroe
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.69 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1982, Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana is leading the fight against hunger and building food security in South Louisiana by providing food access, advocacy, education and disaster response. Every year, Second Harvest secures millions of pounds of food that otherwise would have gone to waste. Our work helps ensure that these meals make it to the dinner tables of thousands of families struggling with hunger in South Louisiana. In the last year, we provided 24 million meals to 210,000 individuals across 23 South Louisiana parishes.

Founded in 1982, Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana is leading the fight against hunger and building food security in South Louisiana by providing food access, advocacy, education and disaster response. Every year, Second Harvest secures millions of pounds of food that otherwise would have gone to waste. Our work helps ensure that these meals make it to the dinner tables of thousands of families struggling with hunger in South Louisiana. In the last year, we provided 24 million meals to 210,000 individuals across 23 South Louisiana parishes.

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Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 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)
95.9%
  Administrative Expenses 1.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.26
  Program Expenses Growth 14.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana (LA) 94.69 four stars
Los Angeles Regional Food Bank (CA) 91.95 four stars
Yad Ezra (MI) 86.78 three stars
America's Second Harvest of the Big Bend (FL) 89.98 three stars
Lakeview Pantry (IL) 87.11 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $56,867,646
   Federated Campaigns $431,116
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $44,795
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $17,393,688
Total Contributions $74,737,245
   Program Service Revenue $332,472
Total Primary Revenue $75,069,717
   Other Revenue $257,883
TOTAL REVENUE $75,327,600
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $71,379,911
   Administrative Expenses $1,187,353
   Fundraising Expenses $1,385,942
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $73,953,206
   
Payments to Affiliates $11,484
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,374,394
   
Net Assets $17,610,999

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
Food Bank $70,159,881 98.3%
Children's Programs (Backpack & Summer Food) $1,220,030 1.7%

Ratings History
Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 09/01/2018 94.69 four stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 92.92 four stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 89.30 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 91.62 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 96.84 four stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 98.50 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 94.08 four stars
2011-06 12/01/2012 99.67 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 90.06 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/01/2010 99.61 four stars
2008-06 12/01/2009 99.59 four stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 97.20 four stars
2006-06 10/01/2007 92.42 four stars
2005-06 06/01/2007 83.71 three stars
2004-06 05/01/2005 92.85 four stars
2003-06 03/01/2004 94.79 four stars
2002-06 02/05/2003 97.02 four stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 89.42 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 72-0956468
Name in IRS Master File SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK OF GREATER NEW ORLEANS AND ACADIANA
NTEE Code K19
NTEE Classification Nonmonetary Support N.E.C.
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 June, 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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$144,342 0.19% Natalie Jayroe President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana (LA) 94.69 four stars
Feeding the Gulf Coast (AL) 89.78 three stars
Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin (WI) 90.16 four stars
Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina (NC) 90.22 four stars
Toledo Northwestern Ohio Food Bank, Inc. (OH) 92.92 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana
700 Edwards Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70123
tel: (504) 734-1322
fax: (504) 733-8336
EIN: 72-0956468

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Board Leadership

Skye Sturless Fantaci
Chair

CEO

Natalie Jayroe
President, CEO

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