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MANNA is a food bank based in Asheville, NC that was founded in 1982. As of 2019 they had $32 million in revenue and $9.7 million in assets.

MANNA FoodBank's mission is to involve, educate, and unite people in the work of ending hunger in Western North Carolina.

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Program areas at MANNA

Manna foodbank serves as the central Food sourcing and distribution center for more than 200 nonprofit partner agencies that provide Food assistance throughout Manna's 16-county western north carolina service area. Our service area encompasses 6,434 miles with many of our communities in rural and under-served locations with high Food insecurity rates. Therefore to ensure that those in need receive Food, we deliver to even the most remote locations on a regular basis. The counties Manna serves are: avery, buncombe, cherokee, clay, graham, haywood, henderson, jackson, macon, madison, mcdowell, mitchell, polk, swain, transylvania, and yancey county. These diverse communities also have diverse needs and available resources, but the common issues of high housing costs, lack of public transportation, and stagnant wage growth are pervasive, resulting in a growing need for Food for over 100,000 people living throughout the region. In wnc, 1 in 6 people, and 1 in 4 children, are ...

Fns outreach is a direct assistance program that assists households struggling to afford groceries with access to Food resources. The fns outreach program connects households to a Manna partner agency for immediate Food support, as well as assisting individuals with signing up for snap (supplemental nutrition assistance program), the country's most effective anti-hunger program (formerly called Food stamps). Snap support can help a family survive a crisis of unemployment, poor health, or other hardships that can trigger a downward spiral into poverty. In fy 18/19 Manna's fns outreach team fielded 7,675 calls to the helpline, and provided direct assistance to 2,214 households needing help applying for or recertifying for snap. This includes assisting people at partner agencies, and through Manna's fns helpline, which is run by Manna staff and highly trained volunteers who provide over-the-phone assistance to people in need across the region. The privacy and convenience of the helpline ...

Manna packs for kids is a direct-food assistance program partnering with 165 schools across our 16 county service area. Each week, volunteers pack and distribute an average of 5,111 bags of Food to school children who are Food insecure and rely on free meal plans to have enough to eat. Each bag contains snacks and meals to last over the weekend when these food-insecure children do not have enough to eat. In fy 18/19, a total of 173,787 Manna packs were distributed to children on the free school meal program. In the summer months, Manna distributed bags of Food with a week's worth of nourishment to an average of 1,150 children through the summer pack program in 10 counties, providing much needed Food assistance while children are out of school and away from the vital school meal program.

Form 990s for MANNA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Jul 12, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jul 28, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Mar 27, 2015990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for MANNA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$31,088,843
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$23,932
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-27,942
Net income from fundraising events$61,127
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$1,372,881
Total revenues$32,518,841

Vendors for MANNA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-04-24
█████████ ████████Software2020-04-24
████████ ███████Marketing software2020-04-24
██████ █ █Tax accounting2020-02-20
██████ ███ ███████ ████ ███Audit accounting2019-10-25
███ ██ ███ ████ ██████Mailings$119,1162017-06-01
████ ████Direct Mail$201,3422015-06-01

Personnel at MANNA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Hannah RandallChief Executive Officer$104,830June 30, 2018
Jill HansonChief Operating Officer-Sept. 8, 2019
█████ ███████Chief Financial Officer$76,003Oct. 29, 2019
████ ███████Chief Development Officer-Feb. 23, 2018
████ ████████Operations Director-Feb. 23, 2018
████ █████Director of Marketing and Communications-Feb. 23, 2018
█████ █████Director of Human Resources-Feb. 23, 2018
████ ██████Director of Philanthropic Engagement-Feb. 23, 2018
████ █████Youth Programs Manager-Nov. 23, 2017
████ ██████Facilities and Safety Manager-Nov. 23, 2017
...and 15 more key personnel

Peer food banks and pantries

1Food Bank of Central and Eastern NC501(c)(3)$124 millionRaleigh, NC
2Food Bank of the Albemarle501(c)(3)$10 millionElizabeth City, NC
3Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest NC501(c)(3)$62 millionWinstonsalem, NC
4Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida501(c)(3)$50 millionFort Myers, FL
5Greater Lansing Food Bank (GLFB)501(c)(3)$17 millionLansing, MI
6Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley501(c)(3)$18 millionYoungstown, OH
7Community Action Services and Food Bank501(c)(3)$9.4 millionProvo, UT
8Treasure Coast Food Bank (TCFB)501(c)(3)$23 millionFort Pierce, FL
9Northern Illinois Food Bank501(c)(3)$128 millionGeneva, IL
10San Diego Food Bank501(c)(3)$52 millionSan Diego, CA
11Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County501(c)(3)$61 millionIrvine, CA
12Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank501(c)(3)$46 millionAkron, OH
13Channel One501(c)(3)$17 millionRochester, MN
14The Action Center501(c)(3)$11 millionLakewood, CO
15The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri501(c)(3)$53 millionColumbia, MO
16Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano501(c)(3)$72 millionConcord, CA
17Care and Share501(c)(3)$48 millionColorado Springs, CO
18Feeding America Kentucky's Heartland501(c)(3)$22 millionElizabethtown, KY
19Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wi501(c)(3)$31 millionMadison, WI
20Nourish Pierce County501(c)(3)$11 millionTacoma, WA
21Placer Food Bank501(c)(3)$12 millionRoseville, CA
22Feeding America Southwest Virginia501(c)(3)$31 millionSalem, VA
23Galveston County Food Bank501(c)(3)$14 millionTexas City, TX
24Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania501(c)(3)$16 millionErie, PA
25Center for Food Action in New Jersey (CFA)501(c)(3)$8.2 millionEnglewood, NJ