EIN 13-3127972

New York Common Pantry

IRS 501(c) type
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New York Common Pantry is dedicated to reducing hunger throughout New York city while promoting dignity and self-sufficiency. New York Common Pantry reduces hunger while promoting dignity, health and self-sufficiency.
Also known as...
Yorkville Common Pantry

Program areas at New York Common Pantry

Program one: nourish (commodity supplemental food program)nourish, nycp's commodity supplemental food program, jointly funded by usda and New York state, distributes large nutritious food packages to low-income seniors from a home office in the mott haven section of the bronx and over 100 sites throughout New York city and parts of westchester county. Nourish serves five days a week, one day during the evening and on the weekends as needed. These monthly packages served 14,604 seniors (unduplicated #) and distributed 3,335,046 meals over the course of fy20. The cost per meal was $1.60. Nourish's main enrollment and home office is located on 138th st. In the bronx.
Program three: live healthy!live healthy! Offered free nutrition education to 9,032 low-income New yorkers in fy20. These were served thru 820 classes/sessions at schools, senior housing, green markets and community centers, and these included tools for active and healthy living, eating on a budget, smart shopping for vegetables and fruit, and basic cooking and food safety skills. Critically, the program also works with groups and communities to change the food environment, policies and systems that impact them. In fy20, planning began for a food md program and a farm to community initiative. The cost per visitor was $141.84.
Program two: choice Pantry manhattanchoice Pantry manhattan distributes a variety of wholesome and healthy foods via 'Pantry packages' available to any low-income New yorker. These foods are accessed through bulk purchasing, large scale food donations by food banks, and nycp's food rescue team which picks up from wholesalers and warehouses, restaurants, supermarkets, and from our food drive partners across the city. Pantry screening, enrollment and emergency food provision is open 7 days a week, 365 days a year, with shortened hours on sundays and holidays. Regular choice Pantry manhattan distribution days are wednesday thru saturday. The program served 1,976,628 meals to 19,093 individuals (unduplicated #) in fy20, an increase of 14% over fy19. The cost per meal was $1.42 in fy20. The program is integrated with the help 365 resource screening program, which facilitates and accesses other resources (tax assistance, snap and health benefits) to reduce food insecurity. As a result, 70% of New members reduce the frequency of their visits, and the average participant comes for approximately 2 years before no longer needing our services. Choice Pantry manhattan is located at 8 e. 109th st., New York ny 10029.

Form 990s for New York Common Pantry

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-062021-05-25990View PDF
2019-062020-09-03990View PDF
2018-062019-07-23990View PDF
2017-062018-06-14990View PDF
2016-062017-08-18990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds New York Common Pantry

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$557,410
 View purchase optionsGeneral$502,598
 View purchase optionsGeneral Support$200,000
...and 46 more grants received

Financials for New York Common Pantry

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$17,675,322
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$17,567
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-7,593
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$17,685,296

Personnel at New York Common Pantry

Stephen GrimaldiExecutive Director
Carolyn HamrakSenior Director of Finance$136,674
Dean MurthaSenior Director Development and Communication$129,985
 View purchase optionsDirector of Nutrition Education
 View purchase optionsDirector of Food Programs
...and 20 more key personnel

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General information
8 E 109th St
New York, NY 10029
Metro area
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA
New York County, NY
Website URL
(917) 720-9700
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
K30: Food Service, Free Food Distribution Programs
NAICS code, primary
624210: Community Food Services
Parent/child status