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Tarrant Area Food Bank (TAFB)

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

TAFB is a food bank based in Fort Worth, TX that was founded in 1981. As of 2019 they had $82 million in revenue and $19 million in assets.

Tarrant Area Food Bank (TAFB) empowers communities to eliminate hunger by providing food, education and resources through innovation and collaboration.

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Program areas at TAFB

Tarrant Area Food Bank, founded in 1982, is a primary source of donated food for APPROXIMATELY 330 hunger relief agencies and feeding programs in Fort Worth, Texas and 13 surrounding counties. In FY 2019, Tarrant Area Food Bank provided access to 30 million nutritious meals through its network of partner agencies, mobile solutions, nutrition education and social service programs. These meals were provided in the form of bags of groceries for clients to take home, hot meals served on site or healthy snacks served during a group activity.

Tarrant Area Food Banks (TAFB) educational and outreach programs primarily consist of a culinary arts school, a series of nutritional education classes, a community garden and social services. TAFBs Community Kitchen is primarily a learning center that provides life skills and culinary arts job training but also doubles as a production kitchen that produces an average of 4,000 meals per month. The students benefit from receiving hands-on instruction from professional chefs and by developing job ready interpersonal skills to help with job search and retention 85% of graduates find full time employment after graduation. The community benefits by receiving 45,000 nutritious meals prepared from food that would otherwise have gone to waste. COOKING MATTERS OFFERS HANDS-ON SIX WEEK COURSES, GROCERY STORE TOURS AND WORKSHOPS TO LOW INCOME ADULTS AND FAMILIES. PARTICIPANTS LEARN ABOUT BASIC NUTRITION AND FOOD BUDGETING, STRATEGIC SHOPPING AND STRAIGHTFORWARD MEAL PREPARATION. OVER THE PAST TWELVE MONTHS, OVER ...

Tarrant Area Food Bank (tafb) offers six unique feeding programs that focus on the nutritional needs of children. (1) after school feeding program - feeds children who receive subsidized meals at school but cannot rely on having dinner at home. (2) weekend back packs / summer packs - provides back packs filled with child friendly nonperishables for students and their school aged siblings. (3) in school snack programs - snacks are available to at risk kids on an as needed basis to help them focus during the school day. (4) school pantries - tafb delivers nutritious Food to low income schools in our service Area two days each week. (5) summer feeding program - tafb partners with the usda to provide free daily meals to children 18 and under in targeted low income areas. (6) farmer's market nutritional program -- tafb partners with the Texas department of agriculture to provide ...

Form 990s for TAFB

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-09Aug 17, 2019990View PDF
2017-09Sep 17, 2018990View PDF
2017-06Jul 18, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Oct 4, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jul 28, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for TAFB

Total grants, contributions, etc.$80,312,373
Program services$1,540,302
Investment income and dividends$257,017
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$16,554
Net rental income$7,500
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$63,941
Net income from fundraising events$-140,762
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$53,598
Total revenues$82,110,523

Vendors for TAFB

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-03-17
█████████Content management system software2020-03-05
████████ ███████Marketing software2020-03-05
██████████Fundraising software2020-03-05
███ ███ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2020-01-13
████ █████ ███ ██████████Direct Mail E Mail$452,2912018-09-01
████ ██████Food Voucher Service$100,0002018-09-01
███ ██████Electrical$122,1082018-09-01
...and one more vendors

Personnel at TAFB

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Bo SoderberghExecutive Director$135,203July 19, 2019
Glenn StokesSenior Director of Finance / Administration and Finance Director-Aug. 9, 2020
███████ ████Director - Community Relations$113,344Sept. 30, 2018
█████████ ███████Chair - Elect$0Aug. 9, 2020
████ ██ █████Treasurer$0Aug. 9, 2020
███████ ████Secretary$0Sept. 30, 2018

Peer food banks and pantries

1El Pasoans Fighting Hunger501(c)(3)$23 millionEl Paso, TX
2South Texas Food Bank501(c)(3)$22 millionLaredo, TX
3Regional East Texas Food Bank501(c)(3)$32 millionTyler, TX
4Central Texas Food Bank501(c)(3)$95 millionAustin, TX
5The Houston Food Bank501(c)(3)$340 millionHouston, TX
6Coastal Bend Food Bank501(c)(3)$22 millionCorpus Christi, TX
7San Antonio Food Bank (SAFB)501(c)(3)$150 millionSan Antonio, TX
8North Texas Food Bank501(c)(3)$144 millionPlano, TX
9Montgomery County Food Bank501(c)(3)$23 millionConroe, TX
10Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida501(c)(3)$129 millionOrlando, FL
11Mountaineer Food Bank501(c)(3)$23 millionGassaway, WV
12Golden Harvest Food Bank501(c)(3)$29 millionAugusta, GA
13FIND Food Bank501(c)(3)$22 millionIndio, CA
14United Food Bank501(c)(3)$34 millionMesa, AZ
15Food Bank of Northeast Georgia501(c)(3)$22 millionAthens, GA
16Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank501(c)(3)$46 millionAkron, OH
17Feed More501(c)(3)$61 millionRichmond, VA
18Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County501(c)(3)$61 millionIrvine, CA
19Atlanta Community Food Bank501(c)(3)$163 millionAtlanta, GA
20God's Pantry Food Bank501(c)(3)$45 millionLexington, KY
21Feeding Northeast Florida (FNEFL)501(c)(3)$33 millionJacksonville, FL
22Greater Boston Food Bank501(c)(3)$107 millionBoston, MA
23Feeding San Diego501(c)(3)$51 millionSan Diego, CA
24Community Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Indiana501(c)(3)$24 millionFort Wayne, IN
25Dare To Care501(c)(3)$47 millionLouisville, KY