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

FOOD Share

Ventura County's food bank

four stars

94.53

4156 Southbank Road Oxnard, CA 93036
tel: (805) 983-7100   Web Site
EIN: 77-0018162

Board Leadership
Bryan Murphy
Chairperson

CEO
Bonnie Atmore
President, Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.53 four stars
  Financial 93.38 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1978, Food Share is Ventura County's only regional food bank. FOOD Share is a food bank that houses and distributes close to 9 million of pounds of food per year to the hungry of Ventura County. FOOD Share collects and receives food year-round and utilizes a distribution method that includes partners and agencies located throughout the county. Our network of partners provides the pantries, congregate meal sites, brown bag distributions, USDA distributions and produce outreach efforts. FOOD Share is a member of Feeding America the national network of food banks as well as a member of the California Association of Food Banks.

Founded in 1978, Food Share is Ventura County's only regional food bank. FOOD Share is a food bank that houses and distributes close to 9 million of pounds of food per year to the hungry of Ventura County. FOOD Share collects and receives food year-round and utilizes a distribution method that includes partners and agencies located throughout the county. Our network of partners provides the pantries, congregate meal sites, brown bag distributions, USDA distributions and produce outreach efforts. FOOD Share is a member of Feeding America the national network of food banks as well as a member of the California Association of Food Banks.

Financial

four stars

93.38

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

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)
93.6%
  Administrative Expenses 2.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.27
  Program Expenses Growth 4.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by FOOD Share on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by FOOD Share on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
FOOD Share (CA) 94.53 four stars
SeaGate Food Bank (OH) 86.51 three stars
Brazos Valley Food Bank (TX) 95.75 four stars
HIDDEN HARVEST (MI) 91.56 four stars
City Harvest (NY) 89.18 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $18,009,564
   Federated Campaigns $9,391
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $4,258,081
Total Contributions $22,277,036
   Program Service Revenue $298,881
Total Primary Revenue $22,575,917
   Other Revenue $37,678
TOTAL REVENUE $22,613,595
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $21,584,622
   Administrative Expenses $474,741
   Fundraising Expenses $992,319
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $23,051,682
   
Payments to Affiliates $7,672
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-438,087
   
Net Assets $6,771,118

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 Distribution $19,974,701 92.5%
Senior Share Program $774,641 3.6%
Calfresh and SNAP $595,703 2.8%

Ratings History
FOOD Share 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 94.53 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 93.97 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 93.42 four stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 97.77 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 97.84 four stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 96.76 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 87.25 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 82.70 three stars
2009-06 09/01/2010 80.70 three stars
2008-06 02/01/2010 69.98 one star
2007-06 10/01/2008 83.45 three stars
2006-06 06/01/2007 88.24 three stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 83.89 three stars
2004-06 11/01/2005 84.72 three stars
2003-06 06/01/2005 73.24 two stars
2002-06 10/01/2003 97.31 four stars
2001-06 02/05/2003 93.26 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 77-0018162
Name in IRS Master File FOODSHARE 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 March, 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
  • June, 2012
  • June, 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
$191,928 0.83% Bonnie Weigel President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
FOOD Share (CA) 94.53 four stars
Idaho Foodbank (ID) 96.46 four stars
America's Second Harvest of the Big Bend (FL) 90.68 four stars
Feed My People (MO) 93.96 four stars
Golden Harvest Food Bank (GA) 91.33 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

FOOD Share
4156 Southbank Road
Oxnard, CA 93036
tel: (805) 983-7100
fax: (805) 983-2326
EIN: 77-0018162

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Board Leadership

Bryan Murphy
Chairperson

CEO

Bonnie Atmore
President, Chief Executive Officer

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