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

Brazos Valley Food Bank

Fostering partnership, Feeding Hope

four stars

94.94

1514 Shiloh Avenue Bryan, TX 77803
tel: (979) 779-3663   Web Site
EIN: 74-2380446

Board Leadership
Brenda Grays
President

CEO
Theresa Mangapora
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.94 four stars
  Financial 98.56 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Brazos Valley Food Bank, Inc. strives to alleviate hunger in Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, Madison, Robertson and Washington Counties of the Brazos Valley by distributing food and educational resources to our neighbors in need through a network of hunger relief partners and special programs. On a daily basis, the Brazos Valley Food Bank unites food donors, volunteers and hunger-relief agencies around the common goal of providing a food secure Brazos Valley. In addition to supplying food to partner agencies, the Brazos Valley Food Bank oversees BackPack and Senior Bag programs, Mobile Food and School-Based Food pantries as well as Nutrition Education and Social Service Outreach programs to better reach those in need.

The Brazos Valley Food Bank, Inc. strives to alleviate hunger in Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, Madison, Robertson and Washington Counties of the Brazos Valley by distributing food and educational resources to our neighbors in need through a network of hunger relief partners and special programs. On a daily basis, the Brazos Valley Food Bank unites food donors, volunteers and hunger-relief agencies around the common goal of providing a food secure Brazos Valley. In addition to supplying food to partner agencies, the Brazos Valley Food Bank oversees BackPack and Senior Bag programs, Mobile Food and School-Based Food pantries as well as Nutrition Education and Social Service Outreach programs to better reach those in need.

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Financial

four stars

98.56

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

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)
97.3%
  Administrative Expenses 1.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.56
  Program Expenses Growth 7.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Brazos Valley Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Brazos Valley Food Bank on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Brazos Valley Food Bank (TX) 94.94 four stars
Montana Food Bank Network (MT) 92.02 four stars
Linn Benton Food Share (OR) 93.49 four stars
SeaGate Food Bank (OH) 88.83 three stars
High Plains Food Bank (TX) 92.02 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $11,982,721
   Federated Campaigns $71,396
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $152,973
Total Contributions $12,207,090
   Program Service Revenue $376,814
Total Primary Revenue $12,583,904
   Other Revenue $693,440
TOTAL REVENUE $13,277,344
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,547,795
   Administrative Expenses $185,578
   Fundraising Expenses $159,573
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,892,946
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,384,398
   
Net Assets $6,521,885

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
Distributing Food $11,547,795 100.0%

Ratings History
Brazos Valley Food Bank has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 09/01/2018 94.94 four stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 95.75 four stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 97.17 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 94.32 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 94.28 four stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 92.26 four stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 93.91 four stars
2010-12 06/01/2012 94.33 four stars
2009-12 02/01/2012 80.90 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 73.12 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 99.69 four stars
2008-12 06/01/2010 99.68 four stars
2007-12 06/01/2009 94.70 four stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 89.89 three stars
2005-12 11/01/2006 81.93 three stars
2004-12 09/01/2005 88.51 three 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 74-2380446
Name in IRS Master File BRAZOS VALLEY FOOD BANK INC
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 (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 December, 1985
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

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
$76,033 0.63% Theresa Mangapora Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Brazos Valley Food Bank (TX) 94.94 four stars
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Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin (WI) 91.65 four stars
Food Lifeline (WA) 91.13 four stars
West Seattle Food Bank (WA) 85.58 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Brazos Valley Food Bank
1514 Shiloh Avenue
Bryan, TX 77803
tel: (979) 779-3663
EIN: 74-2380446

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 74
Bryan, TX 77806

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Board Leadership

Brenda Grays
President

CEO

Theresa Mangapora
Executive Director

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