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Lowcountry Food Bank

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

Lowcountry Food Bank is a food bank based in Charleston, SC that was founded in 1983. As of 2019 they had $59 million in revenue and $11 million in assets.

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Program areas at Lowcountry Food Bank

A. Food distribution: the lowcountry food bank's (lcfb) mission is to lead the fight against hunger in our community. Since 1983, we have been the premier hunger-relief organization in the 10 coastal counties of south carolina (beaufort, berkeley, charleston, colleton, dorchester, georgetown, hampton, horry, jasper and williamsburg). In 2018, the lcfb distributed, in partnership with approximately 300 partner agencies, over 30.5 million pounds of food to 200,200 food-insecure children, seniors and families across coastal south carolina.

Child and senior hunger-relief programs: the number of children in south carolina struggling to avoid hunger is immense; the food-insecurity rate for our state's youngest is 20%. Lcfb combats childhood hunger by regularly serving more than 9,000 children through a variety of programs including the back pack buddies weekend hunger-relief program providing meals for 3,700 public school children at 50 schools; the kids caf afterschool program serves 325,838 meals to children at 42 sites; the summer meals program provides 79,721 meals; and the school pantry program, which provides monthly food-assistance boxes to low-income families, serves 1,600 public school children at 32 sites. Seniors in our community are particularly vulnerable to the problem of food insecurity. Most seniors are on fixed incomes and are faced with the rising cost of living and healthcare expenses. The lcfb's senior meals program serves 97,618 meals each year and the commodity supplemental food program (csfp) ...

Form 990s for Lowcountry Food Bank

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Dec 6, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Nov 8, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Jan 25, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Jan 27, 2016990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Lowcountry Food Bank

Total grants, contributions, etc.$56,415,519
Program services$3,171,281
Investment income and dividends$2,322
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$51,575
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$5,990
Net income from fundraising events$57,942
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$8,155
Total revenues$59,712,784

Vendors for Lowcountry Food Bank

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
BlackbaudFundraising software; CRM software; Fundraising software2020-06-15
█████████Content management system software2020-06-15
█████ ██████ ███████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-10-29
███ ███ ███ ███Fundraising Services; Direct Mail Campaign$474,2202018-12-01

Personnel at Lowcountry Food Bank

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Patricia WalkerPresident and Chief Executive Officer$156,747Dec. 6, 2019
Felicia HoustonChief Financial Officer$101,096Sept. 15, 2019
██████ ████Chief Development Officer-Sept. 15, 2019
████████ █████Vice President of Strategic Initiatives / Director of Procurement-Sept. 15, 2019
█████ █████Vice President-Sept. 15, 2019
████ ██████Director of Compliance / Director of Warehouse and Logistics-Sept. 15, 2019
████ █████████Director of Communications-Sept. 15, 2019
████ ███████Director of Nutrition Initiatives-Sept. 15, 2019
███ ██████Director of Facilities-Sept. 15, 2019
████ ████Director of Distribution-Sept. 15, 2019
...and 20 more key personnel

Peer food banks and pantries

1Harvest Hope Food Bank501(c)(3)$52 millionColumbia, SC
2Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank501(c)(3)$17 millionBaton Rouge, LA
3Regional East Texas Food Bank501(c)(3)$32 millionTyler, TX
4Harvesters - The Community Food Network501(c)(3)$104 millionKansas City, MO
5Greater Cleveland Food Bank501(c)(3)$88 millionCleveland, OH
6Forgotten Harvest501(c)(3)$77 millionOak Park, MI
7Food Bank for Monterey County501(c)(3)$16 millionSalinas, CA
8Care and Share501(c)(3)$48 millionColorado Springs, CO
9Roadrunner Food Bank of New Mexico501(c)(3)$71 millionAlbuquerque, NM
10Yuma Community Food Bank501(c)(3)$16 millionYuma, AZ
11Food Bank of Central New York501(c)(3)$28 millionSyracuse, NY
12Feeding America Kentucky's Heartland501(c)(3)$22 millionElizabethtown, KY
13Food Bank for the Heartland501(c)(3)$26 millionOmaha, NE
14Food Finders501(c)(3)$16 millionLakewood, CA
15Operation Food Search501(c)(3)$34 millionSaint Louis, MO
16The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri501(c)(3)$58 millionColumbia, MO
17Second Harvest of South Georgia501(c)(3)$43 millionValdosta, GA
18Emergency Food Network of Tacoma and Pierce County (EFN)501(c)(3)$22 millionLakewood, WA
19Compassion Coalition501(c)(3)$21 millionUtica, NY
20Southeast Missouri Food Bank501(c)(3)$20 millionSikeston, MO
21Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano501(c)(3)$72 millionConcord, CA
22Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana501(c)(3)$63 millionIndianapolis, IN
23Tri-State Food Bank501(c)(3)$15 millionEvansville, IN
24Community FoodBank of New Jersey (CFBNJ)501(c)(3)$89 millionHillside, NJ
25St. Louis Area Food Bank (SLAFB)501(c)(3)$80 millionBridgeton, MO