EIN 23-7441289

Friends In Sonoma Helping

IRS 501(c) type
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NTEE code, primary
Emergency assistance to the needy and indegent in Sonoma valley. Emergency assistance to the needy and indigent in Sonoma Valley.
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Program areas at Friends In Sonoma Helping

Emergency response to meet the immediate basic needs of the financially-distressed, most particularly with food, used clothing, infant diapers, rent payments, utility payments, prescription drugs, medical transportation and other basic needs. FISH continued to operate its food program and provide financial assistance throughout the 2020 COVID shutdown. The Clothes room was closed because of COVID in March and reopened on a limited basis in October. During 2020, approximately 23,000 clients were assisted to relieve the suffering from hunger, isolation and the threat of homelessness.
Providing holiday assistance to low income families, seniors, individuals with disabilities, foster and emancipated foster children, the homeless and others in the community who would otherwise be unable to celebrate the holiday season.

Grants made by Friends In Sonoma Helping

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Sonoma Overnight SupportTo Provide Financial Assistance$7,582

Who funds Friends In Sonoma Helping

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$54,200
The Callison FoundationHuman Services - To Provide Temporary Or Supplemental Help To Residents in Need of Assistance With Food, Clothing, Rent Or Transportation.$22,500
Community Foundation Sonoma CountyFor General Operating Support; To Provide Rental Assistance To Underserved Sonoma Valley Families & Individuals$17,000
...and 9 more grants received

Personnel at Friends In Sonoma Helping

Nadine YenniTreasurer$0
Bev KoepplinSecretary$0
Sandy PiotterCoordinator$0
Jo Ann FowlerAt Large$0
Meg SokoloskiFinancial Sect.$0
...and 2 more key personnel

Financials for Friends In Sonoma Helping

RevenuesFYE 12/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,337,087
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$18,598
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$33,602
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$1,389,287

Form 990s for Friends In Sonoma Helping

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-122021-08-18990View PDF
2019-122020-11-18990View PDF
2018-122019-12-05990View PDF
2017-122018-12-22990View PDF
2016-122017-12-04990View PDF
...and 7 more Form 990s

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Data update history
August 2, 2022
Received grants
Identified 4 new grant, including a grant for $22,500 from The Callison Foundation
July 7, 2022
Updated personnel
Identified 3 new personnel
July 4, 2022
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
August 22, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
June 23, 2021
Received grants
Identified 4 new grant, including a grant for $17,000 from Community Foundation Sonoma County
Nonprofit Types
Human service organizationsFamily service centersCharities
Human servicesHousingHomelessness
State / local levelReceives government fundingTax deductible donationsNo full-time employees
General information
PO Box 507
Sonoma, CA 95476
Metro area
Santa Rosa-Petaluma, CA
Sonoma County, CA
Website URL
(707) 996-0111
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
P60: Emergency Assistance
NAICS code, primary
624230: Emergency and Relief Services
Parent/child status
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