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

The Food Depot

Ending hunger in northern New Mexico

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four stars

96.66

1222 A Siler Road Santa Fe, NM 87507
tel: (505) 471-1633   Web Site
EIN: 85-0416803

Board Leadership
David Barton
President

CEO
Sherry Hooper
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.66 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Food Depot strives to end hunger in Northern New Mexico. The food bank collects food and related products through collaborative relationships with the food industry, governments, other food banks, and the community. The Food Depot distributes what we collect through our network of charitable food providers to feed those who suffer from hunger. The Food Depot distributes an average of 440,000 pounds of food and household products, providing 370,000 meals each month. The food bank serves people in need through more than 145 nonprofit partner agencies in nine Northern New Mexico counties -- Santa Fe, San Miguel, Rio Arriba, Taos, Mora, Colfax, Los Alamos, Union and Harding. The agencies we supply include food pantries, hot meal programs, shelters for the homeless and battered families, youth programs, group homes, and senior centers.

The Food Depot strives to end hunger in Northern New Mexico. The food bank collects food and related products through collaborative relationships with the food industry, governments, other food banks, and the community. The Food Depot distributes what we collect through our network of charitable food providers to feed those who suffer from hunger. The Food Depot distributes an average of 440,000 pounds of food and household products, providing 370,000 meals each month. The food bank serves people in need through more than 145 nonprofit partner agencies in nine Northern New Mexico counties -- Santa Fe, San Miguel, Rio Arriba, Taos, Mora, Colfax, Los Alamos, Union and Harding. The agencies we supply include food pantries, hot meal programs, shelters for the homeless and battered families, youth programs, group homes, and senior centers.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Number of meals served or provided
5,454,360
Number of organizational partners
145
Total number of volunteer hours contributed to the organization
21,000
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Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 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)
94.0%
  Administrative Expenses 1.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.56
  Program Expenses Growth 12.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Food Depot on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Food Depot on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,287,931
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $40,901
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,153,759
Total Contributions $12,482,591
   Program Service Revenue $267,989
Total Primary Revenue $12,750,580
   Other Revenue $22,023
TOTAL REVENUE $12,772,603
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $12,312,186
   Administrative Expenses $220,903
   Fundraising Expenses $444,915
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,978,004
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-205,401
   
Net Assets $6,992,711

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$113,249 0.87% Sherry Hooper Executive Director

Mission

The Food Depot strives to end hunger in Northern New Mexico. The food bank collects food and related products through collaborative relationships with the food industry, governments, other food banks, and the community. The Food Depot distributes what we collect through our network of charitable food providers to feed those who suffer from hunger. The Food Depot distributes an average of 440,000 pounds of food and household products, providing 370,000 meals each month. The food bank serves people in need through more than 145 nonprofit partner agencies in nine Northern New Mexico counties -- Santa Fe, San Miguel, Rio Arriba, Taos, Mora, Colfax, Los Alamos, Union and Harding. The agencies we supply include food pantries, hot meal programs, shelters for the homeless and battered families, youth programs, group homes, and senior centers.

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The Food Depot (NM) 96.66 four stars
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Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida (FL) 92.92 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Food Depot
1222 A Siler Road
Santa Fe, NM 87507
tel: (505) 471-1633
fax: (505) 471-2025
EIN: 85-0416803

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Board Leadership

David Barton
President

CEO

Sherry Hooper
Executive Director