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

Virginia Peninsula Foodbank

We Are Hunger Relief Inspiring Hope, Feeding Families

four stars

94.58

2401 Aluminum Avenue Hampton, VA 23661
tel: (757) 596-7188   Web Site
EIN: 54-1422298

Board Leadership
Joycelyn Spight
President

CEO
Karen Joyner
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.58 four stars
  Financial 92.34 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1986, the Virginia Peninsula Foodbank distributes food effectively through collaborative efforts that minimize hunger, promote nutrition and encourage self-reliance through education. The Foodbank is the leading non-profit hunger-relief organization on the Virginia Peninsula which receives and distributes purchased and donated food. In turn, these items are distributed to qualified nonprofit organizations providing food to the less fortunate across the Greater Peninsula. For the fiscal year ending June 30, 2017, the Foodbank distributed almost 12 million pounds of food throughout its service area which encompasses the cities of Hampton, Newport News, Poquoson and Williamsburg and the counties of Gloucester, James City, Mathews, Surry and York.

Founded in 1986, the Virginia Peninsula Foodbank distributes food effectively through collaborative efforts that minimize hunger, promote nutrition and encourage self-reliance through education. The Foodbank is the leading non-profit hunger-relief organization on the Virginia Peninsula which receives and distributes purchased and donated food. In turn, these items are distributed to qualified nonprofit organizations providing food to the less fortunate across the Greater Peninsula. For the fiscal year ending June 30, 2017, the Foodbank distributed almost 12 million pounds of food throughout its service area which encompasses the cities of Hampton, Newport News, Poquoson and Williamsburg and the counties of Gloucester, James City, Mathews, Surry and York.

Financial

four stars

92.34

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
96.7%
  Administrative Expenses 0.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.63
  Program Expenses Growth 1.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Virginia Peninsula Foodbank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Virginia Peninsula Foodbank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Virginia Peninsula Foodbank (VA) 94.58 four stars
Greater Berks Food Bank (PA) 95.50 four stars
Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona (AZ) 96.46 four stars
Food Lifeline (WA) 94.61 four stars
The Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County (CT) 89.39 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $18,743,341
   Federated Campaigns $242,816
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $85,177
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,458,541
Total Contributions $20,529,875
   Program Service Revenue $553,514
Total Primary Revenue $21,083,389
   Other Revenue $157,182
TOTAL REVENUE $21,240,571
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $20,143,332
   Administrative Expenses $163,780
   Fundraising Expenses $541,832
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $20,848,944
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $391,627
   
Net Assets $12,901,520

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
Donated Food Distribution Program $19,134,600 95.0%
Kid's Café Program $851,032 4.2%
Share Program $157,700 0.8%

Ratings History
Virginia Peninsula Foodbank has received 12 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 05/01/2018 94.58 four stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 97.32 four stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 96.90 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 98.75 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 95.25 four stars
2014-06 10/01/2015 94.47 four stars
2013-06 05/01/2014 91.86 four stars
2012-06 03/01/2013 94.71 four stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 90.52 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 93.94 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 04/01/2011 95.05 four stars
2009-06 08/01/2010 91.95 four stars
2008-06 06/01/2009 96.76 four stars
2007-06 06/01/2008 99.74 four stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 94.98 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 54-1422298
Name in IRS Master File VIRGINIA PENINSULA 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 (169) Hospital pharmacy, parking facility, food services, etc.
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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 March, 1988
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 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
$112,833 0.54% Karen Joyner Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Virginia Peninsula Foodbank (VA) 94.58 four stars
Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee (TN) 90.75 four stars
St. Louis Area Foodbank (MO) 94.24 four stars
Forgotten Harvest (MI) 85.38 three stars
Maryland Food Bank (MD) 89.14 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Virginia Peninsula Foodbank
2401 Aluminum Avenue
Hampton, VA 23661
tel: (757) 596-7188
EIN: 54-1422298

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Board Leadership

Joycelyn Spight
President

CEO

Karen Joyner
Chief Executive Officer

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