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

The FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties

Providing food to the needy people in Monmouth and Ocean counties

97.23

3300 Route 66 Neptune, NJ 07753
tel: (732) 918-2600   Web Site
EIN: 22-2622522

Board Leadership
David Offenberg
Chair

CEO
Carlos Rodriguez
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.23
  Financial 97.50
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 08/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 08/01/2016 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)
96.0%
  Administrative Expenses 1.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.50
  Program Expenses Growth 19.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties (NJ) 97.23
FreeStore FoodBank (OH) 89.39
Second Harvest Food Bank Santa Cruz County (CA) 92.19
Food Bank of the Rockies (CO) 93.98
Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma (OK) 100.00

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The FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties, provides access to food for as many people in need as possible in our neighborhoods. The FoodBank began in 1984 when three people saw hunger at the Jersey shore and decided to make a difference. They purchased a small, dilapidated warehouse in Spring Lake. After one year, the FoodBank was serving 25 charities with 100,000 pounds of food. Today, the FoodBank serves over 270 pantries, soup kitchens and other feeding programs with over four million pounds of food annually. The FoodBank also operates a Culinary Training Program for people in need of better-paid jobs, a Kids Café and Backpack program for children, a Mobile Pantry, and Food Stamp Outreach Program.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $13,234,556
   Federated Campaigns $35,327
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $160,283
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $7,841,702
Total Contributions $21,271,868
   Program Service Revenue $871,763
Total Primary Revenue $22,143,631
   Other Revenue $802,688
TOTAL REVENUE $22,946,319
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,555,851
   Administrative Expenses $333,559
   Fundraising Expenses $682,121
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $23,571,531
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-625,212
   
Net Assets $10,387,887

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
Emergency Food Distribution $21,290,942 94.4%
Multiple Benefits & Access Program $761,855 3.4%
Culinary Kitchen Program $373,645 1.7%

Ratings History
The FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 08/01/2016 97.23
2014-06 06/01/2016 96.46
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 97.92
2013-06 08/01/2014 97.86
2012-06 08/01/2013 96.88
2011-06 05/01/2012 94.59
2010-06 09/20/2011 94.62
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 97.01
2009-06 08/01/2010 93.99
2008-06 06/01/2009 87.19
2007-06 09/01/2008 81.61
2006-06 04/01/2007 81.57
2005-06 07/01/2006 91.67
2004-06 07/01/2005 89.04
2003-06 08/01/2004 89.06
2002-06 04/01/2004 73.62

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 22-2622522
Name in IRS Master File FOODBANK OF MONMOUTH AND OCEAN COUNTIES INC
NTEE Code P99
NTEE Classification Human Services - Multipurpose and Other N.E.C.
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
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 that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 November, 1986
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
$167,816 0.71% Carlos M. Rodriguez Executive Director

The FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties, provides access to food for as many people in need as possible in our neighborhoods. The FoodBank began in 1984 when three people saw hunger at the Jersey shore and decided to make a difference. They purchased a small, dilapidated warehouse in Spring Lake. After one year, the FoodBank was serving 25 charities with 100,000 pounds of food. Today, the FoodBank serves over 270 pantries, soup kitchens and other feeding programs with over four million pounds of food annually. The FoodBank also operates a Culinary Training Program for people in need of better-paid jobs, a Kids Café and Backpack program for children, a Mobile Pantry, and Food Stamp Outreach Program.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties (NJ) 97.23
Emergency Food Network (WA) 95.68
The Billings Food Bank (MT) 92.97
Chattanooga Area Food Bank (TN) 96.66
Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida (FL) 92.92

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Charity Contact Info

The FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties
3300 Route 66
Neptune, NJ 07753
tel: (732) 918-2600
fax: (732) 918-2660
EIN: 22-2622522

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Board Leadership

David Offenberg
Chair

CEO

Carlos Rodriguez
Executive Director

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