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

East Texas Food Bank

Fighting Hunger and Feeding Hope in East Texas

four stars

94.88

3201 Robertson Rd Tyler, TX 75701
tel: (800) 815-3663   Web Site
EIN: 75-2222686

Board Leadership
Michael W. Stevens
Chair

CEO
Dennis Cullinane
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.88 four stars
  Financial 92.76 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

92.76

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
95.2%
  Administrative Expenses 1.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.46
  Program Expenses Growth 1.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by East Texas Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by East Texas Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
East Texas Food Bank (TX) 94.88 four stars
Food for Lane County (OR) 94.03 four stars
Long Island Cares (NY) 91.43 four stars
Food Bank of Northeast Louisiana Inc. (LA) 93.51 four stars
High Plains Food Bank (TX) 92.06 four stars

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Since 1988, The East Texas Food Bank has been fighting hunger and feeding hope to those in need. They provide food to over 200 partner agencies, in an effort to feed children, the working poor and senior citizens throughout 26 counties in East Texas. As a clearinghouse for donated food, the East Texas Food Bank forms a partnership with the food industry by collecting, inspecting, sorting, packaging and distributing food to member agencies, which provide food directly to those in need. The East Texas Food Bank is a member of Feeding America, The Nation's Food Bank Network.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $21,354,356
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $73,534
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,702,594
Total Contributions $25,130,484
   Program Service Revenue $970,488
Total Primary Revenue $26,100,972
   Other Revenue $-691,994
TOTAL REVENUE $25,408,978
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $24,742,717
   Administrative Expenses $632,664
   Fundraising Expenses $667,415
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $26,042,796
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-633,818
   
Net Assets $12,667,282

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
East Texas Food Bank has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 10/01/2016 94.88 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 95.68 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 90.82 four stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 88.10 three stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 93.00 four stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 94.60 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 91.93 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 96.96 four stars
2008-12 06/01/2010 96.52 four stars
2007-12 05/01/2009 91.39 four stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 89.90 three stars
2005-12 03/01/2007 97.16 four stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 87.31 three stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 97.17 four stars
2002-12 01/01/2004 97.11 four stars
2001-12 04/15/2003 97.16 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 75-2222686
Name in IRS Master File REGIONAL EAST TEXAS FOOD BANK
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
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 July, 1988
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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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
$156,131 0.59% Dennis Cullinane Executive Director

Since 1988, The East Texas Food Bank has been fighting hunger and feeding hope to those in need. They provide food to over 200 partner agencies, in an effort to feed children, the working poor and senior citizens throughout 26 counties in East Texas. As a clearinghouse for donated food, the East Texas Food Bank forms a partnership with the food industry by collecting, inspecting, sorting, packaging and distributing food to member agencies, which provide food directly to those in need. The East Texas Food Bank is a member of Feeding America, The Nation's Food Bank Network.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
East Texas Food Bank (TX) 94.88 four stars
The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts (MA) 94.69 four stars
Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia (VA) 96.01 four stars
Food Bank of the Albemarle (NC) 93.69 four stars
Channel One Regional Food Bank (MN) 92.23 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

East Texas Food Bank
3201 Robertson Rd
Tyler, TX 75701
tel: (800) 815-3663
fax: (903) 597-7659
EIN: 75-2222686

Mail donations to:
3201 Robertson Rd
Tyler, TX 75711

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Board Leadership

Michael W. Stevens
Chair

CEO

Dennis Cullinane
Executive Director

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