International : Development and Relief Services

Rise Against Hunger

Working together to end world hunger

four stars

91.16

3733 National Drive Suite 200
Raleigh, NC 27612
tel: (888) 501-8440   Web Site
EIN: 16-1541024

Board Leadership
Anne Bander
Chair

CEO
Rod Brooks
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.16 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Rise Against Hunger (formerly Stop Hunger Now) is an international hunger relief organization that coordinates the distribution of food and other life-saving aid around the world. The organization is driven by a vision of a world without hunger and a mission to end hunger in our lifetime by providing food and life-saving aid to the world's most vulnerable and by creating a global commitment to mobilize the necessary resources. Rise Against Hunger's meal packaging program provides volunteers the opportunity to package dehydrated, high protein, and highly nutritious meals that are used in crisis situations and in school feeding programs for schools and orphanages in developing countries around the world. In its efforts to respond to emergency needs around the world Stop Hunger Now receives and distributes significant donations of in-kind aid. These donations are large quantities of food, medicines, medical supplies and other such items as may be of use in fighting hunger and providing relief in a crisis.

Rise Against Hunger (formerly Stop Hunger Now) is an international hunger relief organization that coordinates the distribution of food and other life-saving aid around the world. The organization is driven by a vision of a world without hunger and a mission to end hunger in our lifetime by providing food and life-saving aid to the world's most vulnerable and by creating a global commitment to mobilize the necessary resources. Rise Against Hunger's meal packaging program provides volunteers the opportunity to package dehydrated, high protein, and highly nutritious meals that are used in crisis situations and in school feeding programs for schools and orphanages in developing countries around the world. In its efforts to respond to emergency needs around the world Stop Hunger Now receives and distributes significant donations of in-kind aid. These donations are large quantities of food, medicines, medical supplies and other such items as may be of use in fighting hunger and providing relief in a crisis.

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Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 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)
85.8%
  Administrative Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.13
  Program Expenses Growth 26.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 44.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rise Against Hunger on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rise Against Hunger on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $48,950,632
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $48,950,632
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $48,950,632
   Other Revenue $52,229
TOTAL REVENUE $49,002,861
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $43,400,056
   Administrative Expenses $4,852,604
   Fundraising Expenses $1,504,401
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $49,757,061
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-754,200
   
Net Assets $5,229,999

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$179,601 0.36% Rodney W. Brooks President, CEO

Mission

Rise Against Hunger (formerly Stop Hunger Now) is an international hunger relief organization that coordinates the distribution of food and other life-saving aid around the world. The organization is driven by a vision of a world without hunger and a mission to end hunger in our lifetime by providing food and life-saving aid to the world's most vulnerable and by creating a global commitment to mobilize the necessary resources. Rise Against Hunger's meal packaging program provides volunteers the opportunity to package dehydrated, high protein, and highly nutritious meals that are used in crisis situations and in school feeding programs for schools and orphanages in developing countries around the world. In its efforts to respond to emergency needs around the world Stop Hunger Now receives and distributes significant donations of in-kind aid. These donations are large quantities of food, medicines, medical supplies and other such items as may be of use in fighting hunger and providing relief in a crisis.

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Charity Contact Info

Rise Against Hunger
3733 National Drive
Suite 200
Raleigh, NC 27612
tel: (888) 501-8440
fax: (919) 839-8971
EIN: 16-1541024

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Board Leadership

Anne Bander
Chair

CEO

Rod Brooks
Chief Executive Officer