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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Hillside Food Outreach

A BBB Accredited charity

 



Expiration Date:
08/2015
Name:
Hillside Food Outreach
Address:
404 Irvington Street
Pleasantville, NY 10576
Phone:
914-747-0095
Year, State Incorporated:
2002, New York
Affiliates:
None
Stated Purpose:
" The mission of Hillside Food Outreach is to provide food for those in need throughout Putnam and Westchester Counties (NY) and Fairfield County (CT). Our objective is to deliver healthy food to low-income people - regardless of race, age, religion - who are unable to access local food pantries for reasons outside of their control, including: the elderly who find it difficult to travel and even more difficult to carry home the bags, those who are household-bound due to illness or disability, the low-income workforce who are at work when their local pantries are open, those who do not have a food pantry near them, and those with no transportation. "





Evaluation Conclusions
 

              
Hillside Food Outreach meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.




Programs
 

              
Hillside Food Outreach has developed a multi-faceted community model that relies primarily on volunteers to feed the needy - "neighbors helping neighbors." Five distinct program components dovetail, allowing us to fulfill our misson: Food Acquisition, Client Management, Recruitment & Training of Volunteers, Monthly Packing Nights, and Food Delivery.



Governance
 

              
Chief Executive Officer:
Ms. Kathy Purdy, Executive Director
Compensation*:
$55,000
Chair of the Board:
Mr. John Clancey
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
Owner / Planet Fitness
Board Size:
9
Paid Staff Size:
4



*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.




Fund Raising
 

              
Method(s) Used:


Direct mail appeals, invitations to fund raising events, print advertisements (newspapers, magazines, etc.), grant proposals, internet
Fund raising costs were 6% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $520,197, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)




Tax Status
 

              
This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.




Financial
 

              
The following information is based on Hillside Food Outreach's Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011

Source of Funds  

Fundraising

$332,301

Grants

94,763

Contributions

93,133

Other revenue

5,611

Interest income

103

Total Income

$525,911

Program Expenses  

Rent and utilities

$258,679

Salaries

103,733

Food supplies

46,576

Insurance

17,577

Delivery expenses

16,289

Payroll taxes and benefits

9,464

Warehouse supplies

6,518

Depreciation expense

5,304

Volunteer program

106
Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses

Total expenses

Income in Excess of Expenses

464,246
31,036
24,350

$519,632

$6,279




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses


Programs: 89%  Fund Raising: 6%  Administrative 5% 
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Beginning net assets $21,751
Ending net assets 28,030
Total liabilities 13,514

Total assets

$41,544






 

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