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

Food Bank of Northern Nevada

Ending hunger in our region

four stars

93.98

550 Italy Drive McCarran, NV 89434
tel: (775) 331-3663   Web Site
EIN: 94-2924979

Board Leadership
Jeff Ostomel
President

CEO
Cherie Jamason
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.98 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 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)
92.4%
  Administrative Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.46
  Program Expenses Growth 14.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Food Bank of Northern Nevada on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Food Bank of Northern Nevada on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Food Bank of Northern Nevada (NV) 93.98 four stars
Food Bank of the Albemarle (NC) 93.69 four stars
River City Food Bank (CA) 86.94 three stars
The Foodbank (OH) 100.00 four stars
The Food Depot (NM) 96.66 four stars

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The Food Bank of Northern Nevada, founded in 1981 and incorporated in 1983, is a regional food distribution and support system for more than 100 different direct service, non-profit agencies serving the needy, the ill, the elderly and children. Our partner agencies include emergency food pantries and senior meal programs, sliding scale day care centers, drug and alcohol rehabilitation centers, family and domestic violence shelters and various youth programs, all of which offer bags of groceries, meals or snacks. Last year, the Food Bank of Northern Nevada distributed food products to provide the equivalent of more than four million meals to low income seniors, children and families.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $25,294,703
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $4,427,206
Total Contributions $29,721,909
   Program Service Revenue $386,512
Total Primary Revenue $30,108,421
   Other Revenue $245,777
TOTAL REVENUE $30,354,198
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $28,956,879
   Administrative Expenses $1,416,449
   Fundraising Expenses $1,037,976
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $31,411,304
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,057,106
   
Net Assets $13,415,855

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 $28,956,879 100.0%

Ratings History
Food Bank of Northern Nevada has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 11/01/2016 93.98 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 93.98 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 94.22 four stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 95.95 four stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 95.89 four stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 97.68 four stars
2010-06 04/01/2012 95.85 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 93.54 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 94.14 four stars
2009-06 06/01/2010 91.52 four stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 88.92 three stars
2007-06 06/01/2008 88.80 three stars
2006-06 04/01/2007 85.72 three stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 85.39 three stars
2004-06 09/01/2005 83.43 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 94-2924979
Name in IRS Master File THE FOOD BANK OF NORTHERN NEVADA 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
(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 January, 1984
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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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
$101,000 0.32% Cheryl Jamason Chief Executive Officer

The Food Bank of Northern Nevada, founded in 1981 and incorporated in 1983, is a regional food distribution and support system for more than 100 different direct service, non-profit agencies serving the needy, the ill, the elderly and children. Our partner agencies include emergency food pantries and senior meal programs, sliding scale day care centers, drug and alcohol rehabilitation centers, family and domestic violence shelters and various youth programs, all of which offer bags of groceries, meals or snacks. Last year, the Food Bank of Northern Nevada distributed food products to provide the equivalent of more than four million meals to low income seniors, children and families.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Food Bank of Northern Nevada (NV) 93.98 four stars
River Bend Foodbank (IA) 92.22 four stars
Flathead Food Bank (MT) 94.80 four stars
Food Bank of Northeast Louisiana Inc. (LA) 93.51 four stars
Forgotten Harvest (MI) 85.57 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Food Bank of Northern Nevada
550 Italy Drive
McCarran, NV 89434
tel: (775) 331-3663
fax: (775) 331-3765
EIN: 94-2924979

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Board Leadership

Jeff Ostomel
President

CEO

Cherie Jamason
President, CEO

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