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

Alameda County Community Food Bank

Alleviating hunger in Alameda County

four stars

97.87

7900 Edgewater Drive Oakland, CA 94621
tel: (510) 635-3663   Web Site
EIN: 94-2960297

Board Leadership
Ted Monk
Chair

CEO
Suzan Bateson
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.87 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Through a network of 275 community based organizations, including food pantries and soup kitchens, the Food Bank has provided food assistance to 49,000 people each week, including low-income and working poor adults, children, and the elderly, since 1985. In addition to food distribution, the Food Bank educates the community about the causes of hunger and poverty, advocates for policies to address the root causes of poverty and operates an emergency food referral hotline.

Through a network of 275 community based organizations, including food pantries and soup kitchens, the Food Bank has provided food assistance to 49,000 people each week, including low-income and working poor adults, children, and the elderly, since 1985. In addition to food distribution, the Food Bank educates the community about the causes of hunger and poverty, advocates for policies to address the root causes of poverty and operates an emergency food referral hotline.

Results Information

Reported Results
Total in 2016
Number of meals served or provided
28,781,500
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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
95.4%
  Administrative Expenses 1.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.33
  Program Expenses Growth 8.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alameda County Community Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alameda County Community Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $58,852,912
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $723,298
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $8,626,427
Total Contributions $68,202,637
   Program Service Revenue $707,136
Total Primary Revenue $68,909,773
   Other Revenue $147,671
TOTAL REVENUE $69,057,444
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $64,111,864
   Administrative Expenses $1,264,803
   Fundraising Expenses $2,178,476
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $67,555,143
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,502,301
   
Net Assets $21,320,563

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$247,774 0.36% Suzan Bateson Executive Director

Mission

Through a network of 275 community based organizations, including food pantries and soup kitchens, the Food Bank has provided food assistance to 49,000 people each week, including low-income and working poor adults, children, and the elderly, since 1985. In addition to food distribution, the Food Bank educates the community about the causes of hunger and poverty, advocates for policies to address the root causes of poverty and operates an emergency food referral hotline.

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Alameda County Community Food Bank (CA) 97.87 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Alameda County Community Food Bank
7900 Edgewater Drive
Oakland, CA 94621
tel: (510) 635-3663
fax: (510) 635-3773
EIN: 94-2960297

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 2599
Oakland, CA 94614

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Board Leadership

Ted Monk
Chair

CEO

Suzan Bateson
Executive Director