EIN 23-7122205

Freestore Foodbank

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
147
State
Year formed
1971
Most recent tax filings
2023-06-01
Description
The Freestore Foodbank is the largest emergency food and services provider to children and families in Greater Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky and Southeast Indiana.
Total revenues
$74,253,901
2023
Total expenses
$70,533,474
2023
Total assets
$75,560,060
2023
Num. employees
147
2023

Program areas at Freestore Foodbank

Freestore Foodbank has served our neighbors in need for 52 years, starting in cincinnati, Ohio and expanding to a 20-county region in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. The mission of Freestore Foodbank is to improve lives by eliminating hunger in partnership with our community. Our vision is a hunger-free, healthy, and thriving community. To achieve this vision, our objectives are to provide nutritious food, connect families to supportive services and ensure hope through pathways from crisis to stability including programs for long-term stability and workforce development. The majority of the organization's revenue comes from food and product donations (non-cash contributions). Financial contributions are obtained to support our programs and services with the goal of eliminating food insecurity in our region. Freestore Foodbank supplied 38 million meals in the 2023 fiscal year, helping to serve the 200,000 food insecure individuals in our region (according to feeding america's map the meal gap). A trusted network of more than 540 community partners helps Freestore Foodbank to distribute emergency food and other social services. Member agencies include: soup kitchens, shelters, food pantries, churches, daycare centers, senior centers, school program sites and other community and social service organizations. Together, we can solve hunger!
Located in cincinnati's over-the-rhine, Freestore Foodbank's customer connection center and liberty street market meets the needs of our community's most vulnerable neighbors, including those who are homeless or unemployed, as well as the working poor and families in crisis. Emergency food assistance, serving over 37,000 clients annually was distributed from the liberty street market during the 2023 fiscal year, helping to feed local families in need. Freestore Foodbank works daily to address not only the issue of hunger, but also offers services aimed at creating stability and self-sufficiency in the areas of housing, transportation, clothing, benefits enrollment, financial management and job assistance.

Grants made by Freestore Foodbank

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
The Freestore Foodbank FoundationGeneral Support$1,630,000
Highland Avenue Baptist Church - 244350 Ohio Valley Baptist AssociatBuild Capacity To Distribute Food$9,324
Potters House MinistriesBuild Capacity To Distribute Food$8,981
...and 6 more grants made

Who funds Freestore Foodbank

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Corwine FoundationTo Further the Exempt Purpose of the Freestore Foodbank$3,871,127
Farmer Family FoundationExempt Purpose of Organization$2,000,000
The Greater Cincinnati FoundationGeneral Purpose$1,646,428
...and 186 more grants received totalling $16,604,651

Personnel at Freestore Foodbank

NameTitleCompensation
Kurt L ReiberChief Executive Officer and President$326,425
Timothy WeidnerChief Financial Officer$255,341
Trisha RaynerChief Development Officer$222,547
Valarie BoykinsVice President of Human Resources$184,002
Aaron GinnDirector of Supply Chain$115,529
...and 14 more key personnel

Financials for Freestore Foodbank

RevenuesFYE 06/2023
Total grants, contributions, etc.$69,739,566
Program services$3,966,239
Investment income and dividends$349,302
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-26,241
Net income from fundraising events$225,035
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$74,253,901

Form 990s for Freestore Foodbank

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2023-062023-12-11990View PDF
2022-062023-05-12990View PDF
2021-062022-04-11990View PDF
2021-062022-03-25990View PDF
2020-062021-05-11990View PDF
...and 10 more Form 990s
Data update history
February 6, 2024
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2023
February 6, 2024
Updated personnel
Identified 7 new personnel
February 4, 2024
Used new vendors
Identified 1 new vendor, including
February 3, 2024
Received grants
Identified 55 new grant, including a grant for $2,000,000 from Farmer Family Foundation
October 26, 2023
Received grants
Identified 9 new grant, including a grant for $74,947 from The Blackbaud Giving Fund
Nonprofit Types
ClinicsFood banksFood and nutrition programsHeadquarter / parent organizations
Issues
HealthHuman servicesHomelessnessFood and nutritionHunger
Characteristics
MembershipsLobbyingFundraising eventsState / local levelReceives government fundingEndowed supportCommunity engagement / volunteeringTax deductible donations
General information
Address
3401 Rosenthal Way
Cincinnati, OH 45204
Metro area
Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN
County
Hamilton County, OH
Website URL
freestorefoodbank.org/ 
Phone
(513) 482-4500
Facebook page
FreestoreFoodbank 
Twitter profile
@freestorefb 
IRS details
EIN
23-7122205
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1971
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
K31: Food Banks, Food Pantries
NAICS code, primary
621: Outpatient Health Care Practitioners and Facilities
Parent/child status
Central organization
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