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Central Pennsylvania Food Bank

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

Central Pennsylvania Food Bank is a food bank based in Harrisburg, PA that was founded in 1981. As of 2019 they had $92 million in revenue and $32 million in assets.

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Program areas at Central Pennsylvania Food Bank

Fighting hunger: central Pennsylvania food bank (cpfb) made excellent progress towards the bold goal of ending hunger in central pa by the year 2025. In fy2019, cpfb provided over 45 million meals in central pa, surpassing annual goals for both growth in meals and nutritional value. Cpfb serves more than 400,000 people in partnership with almost 1,000 community organizations in 27 counties. Cpfb also maintained excellent stewardship, with administrative and fundraising expenses comprising less than 4% of our total expenses (nearly 97% of resources raised are invested into our programs). The fy2019 net surplus was primarily the result of non-cash inventory growth valued at over $2.5 million, with the remainder including unrealized investment gains and a modest operational surplus.

Strengthening communities: central Pennsylvania food bank maintains a permanent endowment dedicated to strategic initiatives and organizational perpetuity. Established in 2009, cpfb has provided nearly $3.5 million in funding for capacity improvement grants for our partners, funding to expand our mobile distribution programs, fresh express and militaryshare, and other projects focused on fresh food and health eating. These projects enable cpfb and its partners to serve more fresh, nutritious food to our neighbors in need across central pa.

Improving lives: central Pennsylvania food bank, an innovator in the feeding america network, is committed to improving the lives of people in need. We continued to expand healthcare partnerships focused on improving health outcomes through our new healthshare program. Services like the snap helpline assist with enrollment in snap and referral to other services. Mobile distributions served over 7.5 million meals this year, inclusive of our militaryshare program that focuses on veterans and their families. Youth-focused programs like kids cafe, backpack, and school pantries served over 116,500 children, and our eldershare program reached over 6,000 seniors each month. As contractor for the Pennsylvania agricultural surplus system (pass), we provided nearly 10 million pounds of healthy pa farm products statewide since april 2016.

Form 990s for Central Pennsylvania Food Bank

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Feb 13, 2020990View PDF
2018-06May 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Apr 14, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jan 15, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Central Pennsylvania Food Bank

Total grants, contributions, etc.$89,404,328
Program services$2,068,392
Investment income and dividends$252,776
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$1,033
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$522,987
Net income from fundraising events$45,668
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$356,054
Miscellaneous revenues$49,272
Total revenues$92,700,510

Vendors for Central Pennsylvania Food Bank

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-03-18
█████████CRM software; Fundraising software2020-03-07
██████████Fundraising software2020-03-07
█████████Content management system software2020-03-07
███████ ███ ██████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2020-02-13
██████ ████ ███████████ ███It Services$149,1522019-06-01
████████████ ███Tax accounting2014-03-13

Personnel at Central Pennsylvania Food Bank

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Joe ArthurExecutive Director-May 20, 2020
Derick FritcheyDirector of Operations-May 20, 2020
████ ██ █████Director of Finance and Accounting$88,680May 20, 2020
███ ████Director of Community Engagement and Advocacy / Director of Advocacy and Public Policy-May 20, 2020
████ █████ ███████Director of Advocacy and Public Policy-April 13, 2018
████████ ██████Director of Development$111,440May 20, 2020
████ ███████Director of Human Resources-May 20, 2020
████ ████████Director of Food Sourcing and Logistics-May 20, 2020
████ ████████Director of Agency and Program Services$106,986June 30, 2019
██████ ██████Past Executive Director$164,448Feb. 13, 2020
...and 10 more key personnel

Peer food banks and pantries

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3Food Bank of Northern Nevada501(c)(3)$34 millionMccarran, NV
4San Diego Food Bank501(c)(3)$44 millionSan Diego, CA
5Connecticut Food Bank (CFB)501(c)(3)$45 millionWallingford, CT
6Utah Food Bank501(c)(3)$83 millionSalt Lake City, UT
7Community Food Bank / Food Opportunities Organization & Distribution Inc501(c)(3)$64 millionFresno, CA
8Gleaners Community Food Bank Of Southeastern Michigan501(c)(3)$72 millionDetroit, MI
9Blue Ridge Area Food Bank501(c)(3)$48 millionVerona, VA
10Northern Illinois Food Bank501(c)(3)$128 millionGeneva, IL
11MANNA Food Bank (MANNA)501(c)(3)$34 millionAsheville, NC
12Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina501(c)(3)$98 millionCharlotte, NC
13Second Harvest Food Bank Greater New Orleans and Acadiana501(c)(3)$66 millionNew Orleans, LA
14San Francisco-Marin Food Bank501(c)(3)$99 millionSan Francisco, CA
15Food Bank of Central and Eastern NC501(c)(3)$124 millionRaleigh, NC
16Sacramento Food Bank and Family Services501(c)(3)$49 millionSacramento, CA
17Second Harvest Inland Northwest501(c)(3)$110 millionSpokane, WA
18Food Lifeline501(c)(3)$98 millionSeattle, WA
19Central Texas Food Bank501(c)(3)$95 millionAustin, TX
20Lowcountry Food Bank501(c)(3)$59 millionCharleston, SC
21Regional East Texas Food Bank501(c)(3)$32 millionTyler, TX
22Harvesters - The Community Food Network501(c)(3)$104 millionKansas City, MO
23Greater Cleveland Food Bank501(c)(3)$88 millionCleveland, OH
24Forgotten Harvest501(c)(3)$77 millionOak Park, MI
25Care and Share501(c)(3)$48 millionColorado Springs, CO