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Blue Ridge Area Food Bank

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Blue Ridge Area Food Bank is a food bank based in Verona, VA that was founded in 1980. As of 2019 they had $50 million in revenue and $17 million in assets.

To feed hungry people through a network of community organizations. The distribution of Food to people in need through a network of over 200 Food pantries, soup kitchens and community shelters. Our vision is that everyone has enough to eat. Our missio...

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Program areas at Blue Ridge Area Food Bank

The Food Bank acquired and distributed 23.8 million pounds of Food to people in need through a network of 205 Food pantries, soup kitchens, and community shelters. More than seven million pounds of the Food distributed was fresh produce. This represents approximately 22 million meals served to an average of 103,500 people each month. Additionally, nearly 1.25 million pounds of rescued Food was distributed to other Food banks across the united states to obtain various quantities of Food and non-food items through reciprocal exchange. The Food Bank has received a four-star rating from charity navigator and a platinum seal of transparency from guidestar.

The Food Bank's nutrition programs focus on vulnerable populations, including rural neighbors, children, and seniors, and more than 1.5 million pounds of Food was acquired and distributed through these programs. More than 7,300 children and their families were fed each month on average through several programs, including: the family backpack program which meets the needs of hungry children and their families by providing the foundation of family meals for weekends and extended breaks when children cannot access school-based programs; kids cafe provides nutritious snacks and meals for at-risk children in after school programs; summer kid packs provide bags of shelf-stable Food to families with children when school is not in session and through the summer Food service we serve nourishing meals and snacks and Food at neighborhood recreation and community cont. Centers and churches. The senior nutrition programs delivered boxes of Food monthly to nearly 3,000 homebound and low-income seniors ...

In addition to distribution through community partner pantries, the Food Bank's mobile Food pantry and neighborhood produce market programs distributed over 1.1 million pounds of Food to an average of 4,184 individuals each month in rural and remote areas. Food distributed included fresh produce, dairy, meat, and shelf-stable items.

Form 990s for Blue Ridge Area Food Bank

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Jun 26, 2020990View PDF
2018-06May 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Apr 10, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Mar 28, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Feb 11, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Blue Ridge Area Food Bank

Total grants, contributions, etc.$49,632,783
Program services$917,070
Investment income and dividends$160,963
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$18,274
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$5,711
Total revenues$50,734,801

Vendors for Blue Ridge Area Food Bank

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Robinson Farmer Cox AssociatesTax accounting; Audit accounting2020-01-06
███████ ███████ ███████Pack Trans Fees$363,7642019-06-01
███ ███ ███ ███Directmail; Design Print$408,4772019-06-01
████████ █████████ ███Fridge Freezer$127,7092019-06-01

Personnel at Blue Ridge Area Food Bank

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Michael L McKeeChief Executive Officer$153,648June 26, 2020
Ronald E MorrisChief Operating Officer$118,148June 30, 2019
█████ █████Chief Financial Officer$102,543Feb. 12, 2020
█████ ████████Chief Product Officer$119,894June 30, 2019
████ ███████Past Chief Financial Officer$61,930June 30, 2018
████ ███████Vice Chair$0May 11, 2015
████████ █ ██████Past Chief Executive Officer-Oct. 19, 2012

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