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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

90.43

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 90.43 four stars
  Financial 86.48 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

Financial

three stars

86.48

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
93.5%
  Administrative Expenses 2.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.79
  Program Expenses Growth 3.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.2%
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) 90.43 four stars
Second Harvest Food Bank Santa Cruz County (CA) 92.74 four stars
Second Harvest Inland Northwest (WA) 93.32 four stars
Idaho Foodbank (ID) 93.48 four stars
Worcester County Food Bank (MA) 93.42 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $25,164,952
   Federated Campaigns $248,215
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,197,931
Total Contributions $26,611,098
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $26,611,098
   Other Revenue $-1,580,908
TOTAL REVENUE $25,030,190
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $21,245,010
   Administrative Expenses $547,471
   Fundraising Expenses $1,095,567
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $22,888,048
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,142,142
   
Net Assets $16,981,500

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 $21,081,467 99.2%
Backpack Program $163,543 0.8%

Ratings History
Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 07/01/2018 90.43 four stars
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$148,741 0.64% Michael Manning President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank (LA) 90.43 four stars
California Emergency Foodlink (CA) 94.03 four stars
Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank (OH) 93.94 four stars
Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank (MN) 96.05 four stars
Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties (CA) 97.68 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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