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Human Services : Social Services

Bread for the City

Providing vulnerable residents of Washington, DC with comprehensive services

four stars

91.16

1525 Seventh Street, NW Washington, DC 20001
tel: (202) 265-2400   Web Site
EIN: 52-1138207

Board Leadership
Paul R. Taskier
President

CEO
George A. Jones
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.16 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2017 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)
88.3%
  Administrative Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.70
  Program Expenses Growth 9.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 61.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bread for the City on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bread for the City on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bread for the City (DC) 91.16 four stars
Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Alameda County (CA) 87.89 three stars
Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry (NC) 96.46 four stars
Interfaith Community Services, California (CA) 94.15 four stars
The Crisis Center of Johnson County (IA) 87.41 three stars

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Founded in 1974, Bread for the City provides vulnerable residents of Washington, DC with comprehensive services including food, clothing, medical care, legal, and social services in an atmosphere of dignity and respect. We promote the mutual collaboration of clients, volunteers, donors, staff, and other community partners to alleviate the suffering caused by poverty and to rectify the conditions that perpetuate it. Today, Bread for the City offers its six primary programs from our two centers in Northwest and Southeast D.C. We serve an average of 10,000 D.C. residents every month, totaling more than 32,000 individuals annually.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $582,146
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $8,124,000
   Government Grants $73,274
Total Contributions $8,779,420
   Program Service Revenue $1,049,080
Total Primary Revenue $9,828,500
   Other Revenue $13,284
TOTAL REVENUE $9,841,784
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,743,008
   Administrative Expenses $160,861
   Fundraising Expenses $928,908
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,832,777
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $9,007
   
Net Assets $6,503,096

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
Medical Clinic and Services $2,363,674 27.0%
Social Services $2,326,585 26.6%
Food Pantry $2,133,768 24.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 02/01/2017 91.16 four stars
2015-06 12/21/2016 90.71 four stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 89.50 three stars
2014-06 07/01/2016 90.94 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 90.46 four stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 93.68 four stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 92.54 four stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 94.36 four stars
2010-06 03/01/2012 97.66 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 92.86 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 90.93 four stars
2008-06 06/01/2009 77.25 two stars
2007-06 11/01/2008 82.62 three stars
2006-06 02/01/2007 76.24 two stars
2005-06 07/01/2006 88.82 three stars
2004-06 11/01/2005 89.74 three stars
2003-06 01/05/2005 75.56 two 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 52-1138207
Name in IRS Master File BREAD FOR THE CITY INC
NTEE Code K30
NTEE Classification Food Service, Free Food Distribution Programs
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious activities
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)
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  • 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
$175,218 1.78% George Jones Chief Executive Officer

Founded in 1974, Bread for the City provides vulnerable residents of Washington, DC with comprehensive services including food, clothing, medical care, legal, and social services in an atmosphere of dignity and respect. We promote the mutual collaboration of clients, volunteers, donors, staff, and other community partners to alleviate the suffering caused by poverty and to rectify the conditions that perpetuate it. Today, Bread for the City offers its six primary programs from our two centers in Northwest and Southeast D.C. We serve an average of 10,000 D.C. residents every month, totaling more than 32,000 individuals annually.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Bread for the City (DC) 91.16 four stars
Irish International Immigrant Center (MA) 85.23 three stars
Bishop Sullivan Center (MO) 86.11 three stars
Community Shares of Minnesota (MN) 92.08 four stars
Neighbors (MN) 93.70 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Bread for the City
1525 Seventh Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
tel: (202) 265-2400
fax: (202) 518-0545
EIN: 52-1138207

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Board Leadership

Paul R. Taskier
President

CEO

George A. Jones
Chief Executive Officer

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