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

San Antonio Food Bank

Fighting hunger. Feeding hope.

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four stars

95.96

5200 Enrique M Barrera Parkway San Antonio, TX 78227
tel: (800) 246-9121   Web Site
EIN: 74-2122979

Board Leadership
Donna C. Normandin
Board Chair

CEO
Eric S. Cooper
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.96 four stars
  Financial 95.14 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the San Antonio Food Bank (SAFB) is to fight hunger in southwest Texas through food distribution, programs, education, and advocacy. Founded in 1980, SAFB serves as a clearinghouse by receiving and storing truckloads of donated food, produce, and other grocery products. SAFB distributes these items in manageable quantities to approximately 400 service agencies that help people in need.

The mission of the San Antonio Food Bank (SAFB) is to fight hunger in southwest Texas through food distribution, programs, education, and advocacy. Founded in 1980, SAFB serves as a clearinghouse by receiving and storing truckloads of donated food, produce, and other grocery products. SAFB distributes these items in manageable quantities to approximately 400 service agencies that help people in need.

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Financial

four stars

95.14

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 09/01/2018 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)
97.7%
  Administrative Expenses 1.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.51
  Program Expenses Growth 4.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by San Antonio Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by San Antonio Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
San Antonio Food Bank (TX) 95.96 four stars
Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin (WI) 96.55 four stars
Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan (MI) 92.74 four stars
Food Bank of Northeast Louisiana (LA) 90.94 four stars
Island Harvest (NY) 91.09 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $116,327,886
   Federated Campaigns $1,004,022
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $572,110
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $8,419,733
Total Contributions $126,323,751
   Program Service Revenue $4,305,080
Total Primary Revenue $130,628,831
   Other Revenue $1,371,500
TOTAL REVENUE $132,000,331
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $126,232,831
   Administrative Expenses $1,788,081
   Fundraising Expenses $1,121,245
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $129,142,157
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,858,174
   
Net Assets $63,808,989

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
Food Bank $126,232,831 100.0%

Ratings History
San Antonio Food Bank has received 9 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 09/01/2018 95.96 four stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 97.16 four stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 100.00 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 100.00 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 04/01/2016 99.45 four stars
2014-06 11/01/2015 97.11 four stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 99.15 four stars
2012-06 12/20/2013 99.82 four stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 94.34 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 94.34 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 99.80 four stars
2009-06 06/01/2010 94.08 four stars
2008-06 06/01/2009 89.48 three stars
2007-06 09/01/2008 92.23 four stars
2006-06 06/01/2007 97.28 four stars
2005-06 07/01/2006 94.17 four stars
2004-06 06/01/2005 96.55 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 74-2122979
Name in IRS Master File SAN ANTONIO 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 (902) Emergency or disaster aid fund
(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 October, 1980
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$283,396 0.21% Eric S. Cooper President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
San Antonio Food Bank (TX) 95.96 four stars
Feeding San Diego (CA) 87.83 three stars
Maui Food Bank (HI) 97.58 four stars
Food Bank of Delaware (DE) 93.33 four stars
Kalamazoo Loaves & Fishes (MI) 90.34 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

San Antonio Food Bank
5200 Enrique M Barrera Parkway
San Antonio, TX 78227
tel: (800) 246-9121
fax: (210) 431-8303
EIN: 74-2122979

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Board Leadership

Donna C. Normandin
Board Chair

CEO

Eric S. Cooper
President & CEO

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