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

Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank

Together We're Fighting Hunger

four stars

90.33

10600 S. Choctaw Drive Baton Rouge, LA 70815
tel: (225) 359-9940   Web Site
EIN: 72-1065318

Board Leadership
Eddie Hughes
Chairman

CEO
Michael G. Manning
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.33 four stars
  Financial 86.33 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

86.33

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 09/01/2017 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)
94.4%
  Administrative Expenses 1.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.71
  Program Expenses Growth 1.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank (LA) 90.33 four stars
Food for People (CA) 96.61 four stars
Virginia Peninsula Foodbank (VA) 97.32 four stars
Sunshine Division Portland Police Dept (OR) 91.64 four stars
Community Soup Kitchen and Outreach Center Inc. (NJ) 93.06 four stars

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Our mission is to feed the hungry in Baton Rouge and the surrounding parishes by providing food and educational outreach through faith based and other community partners.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $18,081,157
   Federated Campaigns $305,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $527,550
Total Contributions $18,913,707
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $18,913,707
   Other Revenue $215,180
TOTAL REVENUE $19,128,887
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $16,602,450
   Administrative Expenses $432,148
   Fundraising Expenses $940,509
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $17,975,107
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,153,780
   
Net Assets $14,791,208

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
Feeding the Hungry Program $16,517,059 99.5%
Backpack Program $85,391 0.5%

Ratings History
Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 09/01/2017 90.33 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.65 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 02/01/2016 85.27 three stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 82.95 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 87.60 three stars
2011-12 08/05/2013 83.75 three stars
2010-12 05/01/2012 96.17 four stars
2009-12 11/01/2011 93.22 four stars
2009-12 10/01/2011 83.31 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 78.46 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 94.73 four stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 99.77 four stars
2007-12 12/17/2008 94.81 four stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 97.35 four stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 97.36 four stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 92.36 four stars
2003-12 06/01/2005 94.94 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 72-1065318
Name in IRS Master File GREATER BATON ROUGE FOOD BANK INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
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]
Ruling Date August, 1986
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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
$140,994 0.78% Michael Manning President & CEO

Our mission is to feed the hungry in Baton Rouge and the surrounding parishes by providing food and educational outreach through faith based and other community partners.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank (LA) 90.33 four stars
Care and Share Food Bank for Southern Colorado (CO) 94.69 four stars
High Plains Food Bank (TX) 92.06 four stars
Middle Georgia Community Food Bank (GA) 92.22 four stars
Second Harvest Foodbank of the Mahoning Valley (OH) 96.46 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank
10600 S. Choctaw Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70815
tel: (225) 359-9940
fax: (225) 355-1445
EIN: 72-1065318

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 45830
Baton Rouge, LA 70895

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Board Leadership

Eddie Hughes
Chairman

CEO

Michael G. Manning
President and CEO

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