International : Development and Relief Services

Feed My Starving Children

Turn Hunger into Hope with Your Own Two Hands

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Impact Information Available From Our Partner: GuideStar

four stars

92.92

401 93rd Avenue NW Coon Rapids, MN 55433
tel: (763) 504-2919   Web Site
EIN: 41-1601449

Board Leadership
Charlie Wesser
Board Chair

CEO
Mark Crea
CEO/Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.92 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) is a Christian nonprofit dedicated to providing nutritious meals to children worldwide. FMSC meals are hand-packed by volunteers and sent to an incredible network of partner organizations who distribute them to those in need. More than 1.2 million volunteers packed more than 333 million FMSC meals in 2017. More than 90 percent of total donations go directly to feed kids.

Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) is a Christian nonprofit dedicated to providing nutritious meals to children worldwide. FMSC meals are hand-packed by volunteers and sent to an incredible network of partner organizations who distribute them to those in need. More than 1.2 million volunteers packed more than 333 million FMSC meals in 2017. More than 90 percent of total donations go directly to feed kids.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Number of volunteers
1,221,840
Number of organizational partners
89
Number of meals served or provided
333,448,000
Number of children fed daily
913,555
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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 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)
86.5%
  Administrative Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.34
  Program Expenses Growth 10.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 35.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Feed My Starving Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Feed My Starving Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $35,957,792
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,546,938
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $37,504,730
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $37,504,730
   Other Revenue $1,004,207
TOTAL REVENUE $38,508,937
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $30,548,310
   Administrative Expenses $2,343,088
   Fundraising Expenses $2,679,359
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $35,570,757
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,938,180
   
Net Assets $11,544,802

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$215,832 0.60% Mark Crea CEO

Mission

Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) is a Christian nonprofit dedicated to providing nutritious meals to children worldwide. FMSC meals are hand-packed by volunteers and sent to an incredible network of partner organizations who distribute them to those in need. More than 1.2 million volunteers packed more than 333 million FMSC meals in 2017. More than 90 percent of total donations go directly to feed kids.

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Charity Contact Info

Feed My Starving Children
401 93rd Avenue NW
Coon Rapids, MN 55433
tel: (763) 504-2919
fax: (763) 504-5235
EIN: 41-1601449

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Board Leadership

Charlie Wesser
Board Chair

CEO

Mark Crea
CEO/Executive Director