FOOD SECURITY FOR AMERICA

Address
4850 IVY RIDGE DRIVE SE
ATLANTA, GA 30339
Contact
Website: http://www.foodsecurityforamerica.org
Phone: +1 (404) 895-7987
Nonprofit
NTEE: K99 - Food, Agriculture, and Nutrition N.E.C.
EIN: 30-0720156

Mission

CREATING COMMUNITIES ACROSS AMERICA TO EQUIP THOSE IN NEED OF NUTRITIOUS FOOD.
 2016201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2012
Metropolitan statistical area0520
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$75,167.00 $84,635.00$52,144.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$50,142.00$73,818.00$84,635.00$52,144.00
Number of employees4344
Number of volunteers40403636
Personnel
Bell, Lesa
TitleMEMBER   
Name of key/compensated personLESA BELL   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue   
Average hours per week working for org1.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00   
Demetrius, Beverly
TitleMEMBERMEMBERMEMBERMEMBER
Name of key/compensated personDR BEVERLY DEMETRIUSDR BEVERLY DEMETRIUSDR BEVERLY DEMETRIUSDR BEVERLY DEMETRIUS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Diego, Patricia
Title   BOARD CHAIR
Name of key/compensated person   PATRICIA DIEGO
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True
Average hours per week working for org   2.00
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00
Hartley, Judy
Title   SECRETARY
Name of key/compensated person   JUDY HARTLEY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True
Average hours per week working for org   2.00
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00
Hildebrand, Trish
TitleMEMBER   
Name of key/compensated personTRISH HILDEBRAND   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue   
Average hours per week working for org1.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00   
Laney, Cindy
TitleSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARYMEMBER
Name of key/compensated personCINDY LANEYCINDY LANEYCINDY LANEYCINDY LANEY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org2.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Mann, Laura
TitleMEMBERMEMBERMEMBERMEMBER
Name of key/compensated personLAURA MANNLAURA MANNLAURA MANNLAURA MANN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Neville, Michelle
TitleTREASURERTREASURERTREASURERTREASURER
Name of key/compensated personMICHELLE P NEVILLEMICHELLE P NEVILLEMICHELLE P NEVILLEMICHELLE P NEVILLE
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.002.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Quarterman, D
Title   MEMBER
Name of key/compensated person   D ALAN QUARTERMAN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True
Average hours per week working for org   1.00
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00
Quarterman, David
TitleCHAIRMANCHAIRMANCHAIRMAN 
Name of key/compensated personDAVID ALAN QUARTERMANDAVID ALAN QUARTERMANDAVID ALAN QUARTERMAN 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org2.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Yarnell, Nancy
TitleEXECUTIVE DIEXECUTIVE DIEXECUTIVE DIEXECUTIVE DI
Name of key/compensated personNANCY YARNELLNANCY YARNELLNANCY YARNELLNANCY YARNELL
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org40.0050.0040.0040.00
Reportable compensation from org$50,142.00$73,818.00$84,635.00$52,144.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$25,025.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesCREATING COMMUNITIES ACROSS AMERICA TO EQUIP THOSE IN NEED OF NUTRITIOUS FOOD.TO ASSURE THAT EVERYONE IN NEED ALWAYS HAS ENOUGH NUTRITIOUS FOOD BY MAKING FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS NETWORKS (FANNS)AVAILABLE THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY.TO ASSURE THAT EVERYONE IN NEED ALWAYS HAS ENOUGH NUTRITIOUS FOOD BY MAKING FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS NETWORKS (FANNS)AVAILABLE THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY.TO ASSURE THAT EVERYONE IN NEED ALWAYS HAS ENOUGH NUTRITIOUS FOOD BY MAKING FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS NETWORKS (FANNS)AVAILABLE THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY.
Program service expenses, total$643,275.00$616,634.00$532,252.00$603,178.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
FOOD SECURITY OF GEORGIA, A PROGRAM OF FSA, IS AN ASSOCIATION OF NON- PROFITS AND CHURCHES FORMED TO UPLIFT BEST PRACTICES, TO OFFER A FORUM FOR SHARING EXPERIENCES, AND TO UPHOLD ACCOUNTABILITY THROUGH PEER VISITS AND ANNUAL REAFFIRMATIONM OF ITS PRINCIPLES. FSA FACILITATED FOUR FOOD SECURITY FOR GEORGIA MEETINGS FOR OVER A DOZEN MEMBER ORGANIZATIONS, INCLUDING A MOTIVATIONAL BRUNCH FOR FANN STERRING COMMITTE MEMBERS FROM DIFFERENT ORGANIZATIONS.
Program expenses$1,761.00 $500.00 
Program descriptionFOOD SECURITY OF GEORGIA, A PROGRAM OF FSA, IS AN ASSOCIATION OF NON- PROFITS AND CHURCHES FORMED TO UPLIFT BEST PRACTICES, TO OFFER A FORUM FOR SHARING EXPERIENCES, AND TO UPHOLD ACCOUNTABILITY THROUGH PEER VISITS AND ANNUAL REAFFIRMATIONM OF ITS PRINCIPLES. FSA FACILITATED FOUR FOOD SECURITY FOR GEORGIA MEETINGS FOR OVER A DOZEN MEMBER ORGANIZATIONS, INCLUDING A MOTIVATIONAL BRUNCH FOR FANN STERRING COMMITTE MEMBERS FROM DIFFERENT ORGANIZATIONS.FOOD SECURITY OF GEORGIA, A PROGRAM OF FSA, IS AN ASSOCIATION OF NON- PROFITS AND CHURCHES FORMED TO UPLIFT BEST PRACTICES, TO OFFER A FORUM FOR SHARING EXPERIENCES, AND TO UPHOLD ACCOUNTABILITY THROUGH PEER VISITS AND ANNUAL REAFFIRMATIONM OF ITS PRINCIPLES. FSA FACILITATED FOUR FOOD SECURITY FOR GEORGIA MEETINGS FOR OVER A DOZEN MEMBER ORGANIZATIONS.FOOD SECURITY OF GEORGIA IS AN ASSOCIATION OF NON-PROFITS AND CHURCHES FORMED TO UPLIFT BEST PRACTICES, TO OFFER A FORUM FOR SHARING EXPERIENCES, AND TO UPHOLD ACCOUNTABILITY THROUGH PEER VISITS AND ANNUAL REAFFIRMATION OF ITS PRINCIPLES. FSA FACILITATED FOUR FOOD SECURITY FOR GEORGIA MEETINGS FOR OVER A DOZEN MEMBER ORGANIZATIONS. 
FSA OPERATES THE FANN (FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS NETWORK) PROGRAM AT SPONSORS SITES SO THAT LOW-INCOME FAMILIES HAVE ENOUGH FOOD, LEARN ABOUT HEALTHY LIFESTYLES, FORM UPLIFTING COMMUNITY, AND HAVE OPPORTUNITY FOR SPIRITUAL EXPRESSION. FSA DISTRIBUTED 215,316 POUNDS OF FOOD TO 334 FAMILIES WITH LOW-INCOMES AT 154 MEETINGS IN THE GREATER ATLANTA AREA AND AUGUSTA, GA. THE 701 FAMILY MEMBERS INCLUDED 36% CHILDREN AND 18% SENIORS. WE COLLABORATED WITH THE ATLANTA COMMUNITY FOOD BANK AND A FARMERS' MARKET TO PROVIDE 10787 POUNDS OF FRESH PRODUCE
Program expenses$630,785.00$603,737.00$519,775.00 
Program descriptionFSA OPERATES THE FANN (FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS NETWORK) PROGRAM AT SPONSORS SITES SO THAT LOW-INCOME FAMILIES HAVE ENOUGH FOOD, LEARN ABOUT HEALTHY LIFESTYLES, FORM UPLIFTING COMMUNITY, AND HAVE OPPORTUNITY FOR SPIRITUAL EXPRESSION. FSA DISTRIBUTED 215,316 POUNDS OF FOOD TO 334 FAMILIES WITH LOW-INCOMES AT 154 MEETINGS IN THE GREATER ATLANTA AREA AND AUGUSTA, GA. THE 701 FAMILY MEMBERS INCLUDED 36% CHILDREN AND 18% SENIORS. WE COLLABORATED WITH THE ATLANTA COMMUNITY FOOD BANK AND A FARMERS' MARKET TO PROVIDE 10787 POUNDS OF FRESH PRODUCEFSA OPERATES THE FANN (FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS NETWORK) PROGRAM AT SPONSORS SITES SO THAT LOW-INCOME FAMILIES HAVE ENOUGH FOOD, LEARN ABOUT HEALTHY LIFESTYLES, FORM UPLIFTING COMMUNITY, AND HAVE OPPORTUNITY FOR SPIRITUAL EXPRESSION. FSA DISTRIBUTED 224,785 POUNDS OF FOOD TO 379 FAMILIES WITH LOW-INCOMES AT 156 MEETINGS IN GREATER ATLANTA AND AUGUSTA, GA. THE 830 FAMILY MEMBERS INCLUDED 35% CHILDREN AND 21% SENIORS. WE COLLABORATED WITH THE ATLANTA COMMUNITY FOOD BANK TO PROVIDE 8,967 POUNDS OF FRESH PRODUCE DIRECTLY FROM A LOCAL FARMERS MARKET.FSA OPERATES THE FANN (FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS NETWORK) PROGRAM AT SPONSORS SITES SO THAT LOW-INCOME FAMILIES HAVE ENOUGH FOOD, LEARN ABOUT HEALTHY LIFESTYLES, FORM UPLIFTING COMMUNITY, AND HAVE OPPORTUNITY FOR SPIRITUAL EXPRESSION. FSA DISTRIBUTED 231,779 POUNDS OF FOOD TO 387 FAMILIES WITH LOW-INCOMES IN 4,833 BASKETS OF FOOD AT 166 MEETINGS. THE FAMILY MEMBERS INCLUDED 28% CHILDREN AND 17% SENIORS. WE COLLABORATED WITH THE ATLANTA COMMUNITY FOOD BANK TO BEGIN SIGNIFICANT PURCHASES OF FRESH PRODUCE DIRECTLY FROM A LOCAL FARMERS MARKET. 
FSA OPERATES THE FANN (FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS NETWORK) PROGRAM AT SPONSORS' SITES SO THAT LOW-INCOME FAMILIES HAVE ENOUGH NUTRITIOUS FOOD, LEARN ABOUT HEALTHY LIFESTYLES, FORM UPLIFTING COMMUNITY, AND HAVE OPPORTUNITY FOR SPIRITUAL EXPRESSION. OVER THE COURSE OF THE YEAR 256,000 POUNDS OF FOOD WERE DISTRIBUTED TO 371 LOW-INCOME FAMILIES IN 6,111 BASKETS OF FOOD AT 166 MEETINGS. THE FAMILIES INCLUDED 30% CHILDREN AND 17% SENIORS. IN THE FOURTH QUARTER WE BEGAN A FANN FOR FORMERLY HOMELESS VETERANS.
Program expenses   $592,745.00
Program description   FSA OPERATES THE FANN (FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS NETWORK) PROGRAM AT SPONSORS' SITES SO THAT LOW-INCOME FAMILIES HAVE ENOUGH NUTRITIOUS FOOD, LEARN ABOUT HEALTHY LIFESTYLES, FORM UPLIFTING COMMUNITY, AND HAVE OPPORTUNITY FOR SPIRITUAL EXPRESSION. OVER THE COURSE OF THE YEAR 256,000 POUNDS OF FOOD WERE DISTRIBUTED TO 371 LOW-INCOME FAMILIES IN 6,111 BASKETS OF FOOD AT 166 MEETINGS. THE FAMILIES INCLUDED 30% CHILDREN AND 17% SENIORS. IN THE FOURTH QUARTER WE BEGAN A FANN FOR FORMERLY HOMELESS VETERANS.
FSA TEACHES OTHER NON-PROFITS AND CHURCHES TO OPERATE THEIR OWN FANNS. IN 2012 WE TRAVELED TO INDIANA, KENTUCKY, MAINE, SOUTH CAROLINA, VIRGINIA AND WASHINGTON, D.C. TO FACILITATE NEW FANN PROGRAMS IN THESE STATES.
Program expenses   $10,433.00
Program description   FSA TEACHES OTHER NON-PROFITS AND CHURCHES TO OPERATE THEIR OWN FANNS. IN 2012 WE TRAVELED TO INDIANA, KENTUCKY, MAINE, SOUTH CAROLINA, VIRGINIA AND WASHINGTON, D.C. TO FACILITATE NEW FANN PROGRAMS IN THESE STATES.
FSA TEACHES OTHER NON-PROFITS AND CHURCHES TO OPERATE THEIR OWN FANNS. IN 2014 WE TRAVELLED TO NASHVILLE, TN; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; BENTON HARBOR, MI; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; LITTLE ROCK, AR; VANCOUVER, WA; COLUMBUS, GA; AND JONESBORO, AR TO FACILITATE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF NEW FANNS. FSA COLLABORATED WITH URBAN RECIPE IN THREE DAY-LONG TRAINING SESSIONS IN ATLANTA FOR REGIONAL NON-PROFITS AND CHURCHES. DELEGATES FROM THE HONG KONG COUNCIL OF SOCIAL SERVICES, REPRESENTING SEVERAL NGOS AND A FAITH- BASED NON-PROFIT, MADE AN EXTENDED VISIT.
Program expenses  $11,977.00 
Program description  FSA TEACHES OTHER NON-PROFITS AND CHURCHES TO OPERATE THEIR OWN FANNS. IN 2014 WE TRAVELLED TO NASHVILLE, TN; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; BENTON HARBOR, MI; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; LITTLE ROCK, AR; VANCOUVER, WA; COLUMBUS, GA; AND JONESBORO, AR TO FACILITATE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF NEW FANNS. FSA COLLABORATED WITH URBAN RECIPE IN THREE DAY-LONG TRAINING SESSIONS IN ATLANTA FOR REGIONAL NON-PROFITS AND CHURCHES. DELEGATES FROM THE HONG KONG COUNCIL OF SOCIAL SERVICES, REPRESENTING SEVERAL NGOS AND A FAITH- BASED NON-PROFIT, MADE AN EXTENDED VISIT. 
FSA TEACHES OTHER NON-PROFITS AND CHURCHES TO OPERATE THEIR OWN FANNS. IN 2015, WE TRAVELLED TO JONESBORO, AR; KANSAS CITY, KS; ALBANY, NY; PROSPECT PARK, NJ; CHATTANOOGA, TN; MEMPHIS, TN; AND DENTON, TX TO TRAIN NONPROFITS AND CHURCHES HOW TO OPERATE THEIR OWN FANNS. FSA COLLABORATED WITH URBAN RECIPE IN THREE DAY-LONG TRAINING SESSIONS IN ATLANTA FOR REGIONAL NON-PROFITS AND CHURCHES. FOR THE SECOND YEAR, DELEGATES FROM THE HONG KONG COUNCIL OF SOCIAL SERVICES, REPRESENTING SEVERAL NGOS, MADE AN EXTENDED VISIT.
Program expenses $12,897.00  
Program description FSA TEACHES OTHER NON-PROFITS AND CHURCHES TO OPERATE THEIR OWN FANNS. IN 2015, WE TRAVELLED TO JONESBORO, AR; KANSAS CITY, KS; ALBANY, NY; PROSPECT PARK, NJ; CHATTANOOGA, TN; MEMPHIS, TN; AND DENTON, TX TO TRAIN NONPROFITS AND CHURCHES HOW TO OPERATE THEIR OWN FANNS. FSA COLLABORATED WITH URBAN RECIPE IN THREE DAY-LONG TRAINING SESSIONS IN ATLANTA FOR REGIONAL NON-PROFITS AND CHURCHES. FOR THE SECOND YEAR, DELEGATES FROM THE HONG KONG COUNCIL OF SOCIAL SERVICES, REPRESENTING SEVERAL NGOS, MADE AN EXTENDED VISIT.  
FSA TEACHES OTHER NON-PROFITS AND CHURCHES TO OPERATE THEIR OWN FANNS. IN 2016, WE TRAVELLED TO LITTLE ROCK, AR; COLUMBUS, GA; RALIEGH, NC; CHATTANOOGA, TN; HARRISONBURG, VA; AND RICHMOND, VA TO TRAIN ORGANIZATIONS HOW TO START AND RUN THEIR OWN FANN PROGRAMS. FSA COLLABORATED WITH URBAN RECIPE IN TWO DAY-LONG TRAINING SESSIONS IN ATLANTA..
Program expenses$10,729.00   
Program descriptionFSA TEACHES OTHER NON-PROFITS AND CHURCHES TO OPERATE THEIR OWN FANNS. IN 2016, WE TRAVELLED TO LITTLE ROCK, AR; COLUMBUS, GA; RALIEGH, NC; CHATTANOOGA, TN; HARRISONBURG, VA; AND RICHMOND, VA TO TRAIN ORGANIZATIONS HOW TO START AND RUN THEIR OWN FANN PROGRAMS. FSA COLLABORATED WITH URBAN RECIPE IN TWO DAY-LONG TRAINING SESSIONS IN ATLANTA..   
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$675,371.00$623,533.00$544,674.00$610,441.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$675,371.00$623,533.00$544,674.00$610,441.00
Revenue from noncash contributions$499,222.00$471,201.00$387,759.00$466,648.00
Investment income, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$675,371.00$623,533.00$544,674.00$610,441.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Program service revenue (total) $0.00$0.00$0.00
Gross receipts$675,371.00$623,533.00$544,674.00$610,441.00
Sources of contributions
Contributions revenue from membership dues$12,373.00$12,115.00  
Revenue from gov't grants$4,338.00   
Revenue from all other contributions$658,660.00$611,418.00$544,674.00$610,441.00
Other types of revenue
Net rental income $0.00$0.00$0.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$656,998.00$628,766.00$542,506.00$611,100.00
Total functional expenses: program service $643,275.00$616,634.00$532,252.00$603,178.00
Total functional expenses: management and general$11,074.00$9,943.00$7,690.00$5,942.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising$2,649.00$2,189.00$2,564.00$1,980.00
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$22,317.00$5,073.00$9,202.00$4,524.00
Total assets, beginning of year$5,073.00$9,202.00$4,524.00$5,183.00
Total liabilities$2,486.00$3,614.00$2,510.00$0.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$3,614.00$2,510.00  
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$19,831.00$1,459.00$6,692.00$4,524.00
Net assets$19,831.00$1,459.00$6,692.00$4,524.00
Net assets, beginning of year$1,459.00$6,692.00$4,524.00$5,183.00
Cash: non-interest bearing$17,979.00$5,073.00$9,202.00$4,524.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$5,073.00$9,202.00$4,524.00$5,183.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$18,373.00-$5,233.00$2,168.00-$659.00
Accounts receivable, net$4,338.00   
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$2,486.00$3,614.00$2,510.00 
Total net assets or fund balances$19,831.00$1,459.00$6,692.00$4,524.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members8667
Number of independent voting members7556
Financial sheets auditedTrueTrue  
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-012013-01-01
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990
Reason for form submission
Address change True  
Date e-filing submitted2017-09-072016-10-132015-09-102014-11-19
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.02013v3.1
Filing identifier201741349349301124201641689349300014201512199349301606201402809349300815
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