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International : International Peace, Security, and Affairs (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

World Food Program USA

Dedicated to building support for the United Nations World Food Programme

three stars

84.06

1725 Eye Street, NW Suite 510
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (202) 627-3939   Web Site
EIN: 13-3843435

Board Leadership
Randy Russell
Chair

CEO
Barron Segar
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.06 three stars
  Financial 77.67 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

World Food Program USA is a 501(c)(3) charity that proudly supports the mission of World Food Programme (WFP), the leading agency fighting hunger. By mobilizing individuals, lawmakers and businesses in the U.S. to advance the global movement to end hunger, we bolster an enduring American legacy of feeding families in need around the world.

World Food Program USA is a 501(c)(3) charity that proudly supports the mission of World Food Programme (WFP), the leading agency fighting hunger. By mobilizing individuals, lawmakers and businesses in the U.S. to advance the global movement to end hunger, we bolster an enduring American legacy of feeding families in need around the world.

Financial

two stars

77.67

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 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)
80.5%
  Administrative Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.47
  Program Expenses Growth -1.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 35.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by World Food Program USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by World Food Program USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
World Food Program USA (DC) 84.06 three stars
Friends of UNFPA (NY) 89.04 three stars
UNICEF USA (NY) 85.99 three stars
Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (DC) 85.15 three stars
United Nations Foundation (DC) 90.71 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $18,930,554
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $18,930,554
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $18,930,554
   Other Revenue $213,730
TOTAL REVENUE $19,144,284
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $15,389,102
   Administrative Expenses $1,501,892
   Fundraising Expenses $2,500,833
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $19,391,827
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-247,543
   
Net Assets $8,668,729

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
Grants to the World Food Programme $11,287,808 73.3%
Communications and Outreach $2,822,905 18.3%
Public Policy Program $1,278,389 8.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-09 05/01/2021 84.06 three stars
2017-12 12/01/2018 85.41 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 82.32 three stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 84.09 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 84.33 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 86.55 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 86.95 three stars
2012-12 02/04/2014 89.11 three stars
2011-12 12/20/2012 90.44 four stars
2010-12 12/23/2011 90.31 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 85.49 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 86.00 three stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 93.89 four stars
2007-12 11/01/2008 94.45 four stars
2006-12 10/01/2007 94.27 four stars
2005-12 09/01/2006 94.36 four stars
2004-12 10/01/2005 91.96 four stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 84.89 three 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 13-3843435
Name in IRS Master File FRIENDS OF THE WORLD FOOD PROGRAM INC
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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]
Ruling Date September, 1995
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Phil Karsting Interim President & CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$360,774 1.86% Richard Leach Former President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
World Food Program USA (DC) 84.06 three stars
Friends of UNFPA (NY) 89.04 three stars
United Nations Foundation (DC) 90.71 four stars
UNICEF USA (NY) 85.99 three stars
Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (DC) 85.15 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

World Food Program USA
1725 Eye Street, NW
Suite 510
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (202) 627-3939
fax: (202) 530-1698
EIN: 13-3843435

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Board Leadership

Randy Russell
Chair

CEO

Barron Segar
President and CEO

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