International : Development and Relief Services

The Hunger Project

Empowering women and men to end their own hunger

91.09

110 West 30th Street 6th Floor
New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 251-9100   Web Site
EIN: 94-2443282

Board Leadership
Sheree Stomberg
Chair

CEO
Tim Prewitt
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.09
  Financial 87.41
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 12/23/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1977, The Hunger Project is a global, strategic organization committed to the sustainable end of world hunger. In Africa, Asia and Latin America, The Hunger Project empowers people to lead lives of self-reliance, meet their own basic needs and build better futures for their children. The Hunger Project carries out its mission through three essential activities: mobilizing village clusters at the grassroots level to build self-reliance, empowering women as key change agents, and forging effective partnerships with local government.

Founded in 1977, The Hunger Project is a global, strategic organization committed to the sustainable end of world hunger. In Africa, Asia and Latin America, The Hunger Project empowers people to lead lives of self-reliance, meet their own basic needs and build better futures for their children. The Hunger Project carries out its mission through three essential activities: mobilizing village clusters at the grassroots level to build self-reliance, empowering women as key change agents, and forging effective partnerships with local government.

Financial

87.41

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 12/23/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
81.2%
  Administrative Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.80
  Program Expenses Growth 2.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 19.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Hunger Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Hunger Project on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $16,105,532
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $687,643
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $16,793,175
   Program Service Revenue $332,405
Total Primary Revenue $17,125,580
   Other Revenue $509,591
TOTAL REVENUE $17,635,171
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $14,592,501
   Administrative Expenses $1,841,975
   Fundraising Expenses $1,573,764
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $18,008,240
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-373,069
   
Net Assets $13,535,669

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$280,893 1.55% Suzanne Frindt President & CEO

Mission

Founded in 1977, The Hunger Project is a global, strategic organization committed to the sustainable end of world hunger. In Africa, Asia and Latin America, The Hunger Project empowers people to lead lives of self-reliance, meet their own basic needs and build better futures for their children. The Hunger Project carries out its mission through three essential activities: mobilizing village clusters at the grassroots level to build self-reliance, empowering women as key change agents, and forging effective partnerships with local government.

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Charity Contact Info

The Hunger Project
110 West 30th Street
6th Floor
New York, NY 10001
tel: (212) 251-9100
fax: (212) 532-9785
EIN: 94-2443282

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Board Leadership

Sheree Stomberg
Chair

CEO

Tim Prewitt
President & CEO