EIN 30-0157388

Home and Away Ministries

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
107
Year formed
2003
Most recent tax filings
2019-12
NTEE code, primary
Description
Home and Away Ministries procure and distribute corporate surplus food and goods to help fight poverty, hunger and disease in rural communities in the United States for those with low resources and in crisis.

Program areas at Home and Away Ministries

Ruby's Pantry:The Organization runs a food distribution program that distributes donated corporate surplus food through 77 church-sponsored distribution sites in Minnesota and Wisconsin. In 2019, there were 193,517 families served in these distributions; 26,067,456 pounds of food received from donors. As is our practice, $387,000 was donated to sponsoring churches to be used for benevolence and other expenses.
Ruby's Luck:Housed in a 40,000 square-foot, former-nursing home, the Center is being renovated for a free medical clinic, dental clinic, beauty shop, and conference center. It serves Polk and Burnett counties in Wisconsin, which are very underserved and surrounded in poverty.
Ruby's Second Hand:The Organization runs a thrift stores in Siren, WI and Elk River, MN that provides donated clothing and other items at low prices. It also has a program where teachers from the local school district that the Organization serves can send home a list for students in need of clothing, and Ruby's Second Hand will fill the order without cost.

Form 990s for Home and Away Ministries

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-04-05990View PDF
2018-122020-07-07990View PDF
2017-122019-03-15990View PDF
2016-122017-12-28990View PDF
2015-122016-11-07990View PDF
...and 7 more Form 990s

Who funds Home and Away Ministries

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$20,000
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Grants made by Home and Away Ministries

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Starland CharitiesFood Donation
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Financials for Home and Away Ministries

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$40,226,321
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$1,821
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$13,222
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$645,516
Miscellaneous revenues$358,175
Total revenues$41,245,055

Personnel at Home and Away Ministries

NameTitleCompensation
Lynphord SahrTreasurer and Executive Director$39,068
Nicole SchwidderChairman , Treasurer$0
Garrett NovakVice - Chairman$0
 Subscribe to viewSecretary$0
 Subscribe to viewVice - Chairman$0

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Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$41,245,055
2019
Yearly growth
22.2%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$40,362,089
2019
Yearly growth
16%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$20,434,609
2019
Yearly growth
5%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
107
2019
Yearly growth
78.3%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
5833 Pecan St
North Branch, MN 55056
Metro area
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI
Website URL
rubysheart.org/ 
Phone
(320) 629-7400
Facebook page
Rubys-PantryHome-and-Away-Ministries 
IRS details
EIN
30-0157388
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
2003
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
P60: Emergency Assistance
NAICS code, primary
813110: Religious Organizations
Parent/child status
Independent