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

Eastern Illinois Foodbank

Alleviating hunger. Nourishing stronger communities.

four stars

94.63

2405 North Shore Drive Urbana, IL 61802
tel: (217) 328-3663   Web Site
EIN: 37-1130252

Board Leadership
Wendy Harris
Chair

CEO
Jim Hires
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.63 four stars
  Financial 92.41 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

92.41

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)
95.3%
  Administrative Expenses 1.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.48
  Program Expenses Growth 3.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Eastern Illinois Foodbank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Eastern Illinois Foodbank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Eastern Illinois Foodbank (IL) 94.63 four stars
Utah Food Bank (UT) 94.26 four stars
St. Louis Area Foodbank (MO) 94.34 four stars
FOOD Share (CA) 94.53 four stars
Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia (VA) 96.01 four stars

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Founded in 1983, Eastern Illinois Foodbank exists to alleviate hunger in Eastern Illinois by providing a reliable source of food for the hungry through cooperation with a network of food pantries and agencies. We acquire, store, maintain and distribute quantities of food products and essentials to hungry people through a network of partnership agencies in a fourteen county region of eastern Illinois. We deliver over five million pounds of food product annually. This amounts to about 417,000 pounds, on the average, of food products distributed per month. The food distributed through the Foodbank reaches almost 35,000 people each month.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,022,040
   Federated Campaigns $198,655
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,443,769
Total Contributions $12,664,464
   Program Service Revenue $410,764
Total Primary Revenue $13,075,228
   Other Revenue $1,573
TOTAL REVENUE $13,076,801
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $12,549,754
   Administrative Expenses $225,711
   Fundraising Expenses $411,438
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,186,903
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-110,102
   
Net Assets $6,267,018

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
Food Distribution $12,549,754 100.0%

Ratings History
Eastern Illinois Foodbank 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 94.63 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 96.71 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 89.59 three stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 95.74 four stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 95.04 four stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 95.04 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 83.39 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 03/01/2011 84.50 three stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 71.94 two stars
2007-06 03/01/2009 84.20 three stars
2006-06 06/01/2007 73.62 two stars
2005-06 08/01/2006 72.42 two stars
2004-06 06/01/2005 92.17 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 37-1130252
Name in IRS Master File EASTERN ILLINOIS FOODBANK
NTEE Code K31
NTEE Classification Food Banks, Food Pantries
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (408) Community service organization
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]
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • 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
$99,509 0.75% James P. Hires Executive Director, CEO

Founded in 1983, Eastern Illinois Foodbank exists to alleviate hunger in Eastern Illinois by providing a reliable source of food for the hungry through cooperation with a network of food pantries and agencies. We acquire, store, maintain and distribute quantities of food products and essentials to hungry people through a network of partnership agencies in a fourteen county region of eastern Illinois. We deliver over five million pounds of food product annually. This amounts to about 417,000 pounds, on the average, of food products distributed per month. The food distributed through the Foodbank reaches almost 35,000 people each month.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Eastern Illinois Foodbank (IL) 94.63 four stars
City Harvest (NY) 90.91 four stars
SeaShare (WA) 89.24 three stars
Houston Food Bank (TX) 100.00 four stars
Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, Inc. (IN) 91.72 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Eastern Illinois Foodbank
2405 North Shore Drive
Urbana, IL 61802
tel: (217) 328-3663
fax: (217) 328-3670
EIN: 37-1130252

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Board Leadership

Wendy Harris
Chair

CEO

Jim Hires
Executive Director

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