HELP 4 KIDS FLORENCE

Address
252 S DARGAN STREET
FLORENCE, SC 29506
Contact
Website: http://www.help4kidsflorence.org
Phone: +1 (843) 580-4111
Nonprofit
NTEE: K40 - Nutrition Programs
EIN: 46-2961223

Mission

PROVIDE BAGS OF WEEKEND FOOD FOR CHILDREN WHO DEPEND ON SCHOOL MEALS AS THEIR PRIMARY SOURCE OF NOURISHMENT.
 20172016201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2013
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area2655
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$0.00$0.00   
Number of employees00   
Number of people compensated >$100k00   
Number of volunteers0150   
Number of highly compensated contractors00   
Personnel
Blakelock, Ann
TitleBOARD OF DIRECTORSBOARD OF DIRECTORS   
Name of key/compensated personANN BLAKELOCKANN BLAKELOCK   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org4.004.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Branham, Peggi
Title   BOARD OF DIRECTORS 
Name of key/compensated person   PEGGI BRANHAM 
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00 
Coachman, Victor
TitleBOARD OF DIRECTORSBOARD OF DIRECTORSBOARD OF DIRECTORSBOARD OF DIRECTORS 
Name of key/compensated personVICTOR COACHMANVICTOR COACHMANVICTOR COACHMANVICTOR COACHMAN 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org6.006.00   
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   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Fryer, Renell
TitleBOARD OF DIRECTORSBOARD OF DIRECTORSBOARD OF DIRECTORSBOARD OF DIRECTORS 
Name of key/compensated personRENELL FRYERRENELL FRYERRENELL FRYERRENELL FRYER 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00   
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   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Hodge, Derman
TitleWAREHOUSE MANAGERWAREHOUSE MANAGERTREASURERTREASURER 
Name of key/compensated personDERMAN HODGEDERMAN HODGEDERMAN HODGEDERMAN HODGE 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org20.0020.00   
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   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Irwin, Kristin
Title  BOARD OF DIRECTORS  
Name of key/compensated person  KRISTIN IRWIN  
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00  
Reifsnider, Clark
TitleSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARYSECRETARY 
Name of key/compensated personCLARK REIFSNIDERCLARK REIFSNIDERCLARK REIFSNIDERCLARK REIFSNIDER 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org30.0030.00   
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   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Stewart, Lou
Title   BOARD OF DIRECTORS 
Name of key/compensated person   LOU ANNE STEWART 
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00 
Stewart, Louanne
TitleBOARD OF DIRECTORSBOARD OF DIRECTORSBOARD OF DIRECTORS  
Name of key/compensated personLOUANNE STEWARTLOUANNE STEWARTLOUANNE STEWART  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Trant, Elaine
TitleBOARD OF DIRECTORSBOARD OF DIRECTORSBOARD OF DIRECTORS  
Name of key/compensated personELAINE TRANTELAINE TRANTELAINE TRANT  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org6.006.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Vargara, Gretchen
Title   BOARD OF DIRECTORS 
Name of key/compensated person   GRETCHEN VARGARA 
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00 
Vergara, Gretchen
Title  BOARD OF DIRECTORS  
Name of key/compensated person  GRETCHEN VERGARA  
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00  
Walker, Allie
TitleVICE PRESIDENT & TREASURERVICE PRESIDENT & TREASURERVICE-PRESIDENTVICE-PRESIDENT 
Name of key/compensated personALLIE WALKERALLIE WALKERALLIE WALKERALLIE WALKER 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org30.0030.00   
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   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Watson, Debbie
TitleBOARD OF DIRECTORSBOARD OF DIRECTORS   
Name of key/compensated personDEBBIE WATSONDEBBIE WATSON   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Welsh, Diane
TitlePRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENT 
Name of key/compensated personDIANE WELSHDIANE WELSHDIANE WELSHDIANE WELSH 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org30.0030.00   
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   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTHE MISSION IS TO FILL THE WEEKEND HUNGER GAP FOR THE CHILDREN IN FLORENCE COUNTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS RECEIVING FREE OR REDUCED BREAKFAST/LUNCH DURING THE WEEK AND WHO ARE IDENTIFIED AS BEING "FOOD INSECURE" ON THE WEEKEND. HUMAN HUNGER IS AN AGONIZING REALITY FOR TOO MANY PEOPLE. BUT FOR SCHOOL CHILDREN, HUNGER LEADS TO LEARNING AND BEHAVIOR CHALLENGES THAT NEGATIVELY AFFECT THEIR FUTURES AS PRODUCTIVE CITIZENS. HELP 4 KIDS FLORENCE WAS FORMED TO DO SOMETHING ABOUT CHILDHOOD HUNGER AND ITS HARMFUL EFFECTS ON A CHILD'S EDUCATIONAL SUCCESS IN FLORENCE COUNTY.THE MISSION IS TO FILL THE WEEKEND HUNGER GAP FOR THE CHILDREN IN FLORENCE COUNTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS RECEIVING FREE OR REDUCED BREAKFAST/LUNCH DURING THE WEEK AND WHO ARE IDENTIFIED AS BEING "FOOD INSECURE" ON THE WEEKEND. HUMAN HUNGER IS AN AGONIZING REALITY FOR TOO MANY PEOPLE. BUT FOR SCHOOL CHILDREN, HUNGER LEADS TO LEARNING AND BEHAVIOR CHALLENGES THAT NEGATIVELY AFFECT THEIR FUTURES AS PRODUCTIVE CITIZENS. HELP 4 KIDS FLORENCE WAS FORMED TO DO SOMETHING ABOUT CHILDHOOD HUNGER AND ITS HARMFUL EFFECTS ON A CHILD'S EDUCATIONAL SUCCESS IN FLORENCE COUNTY.   
Primary exempt purpose  THE MISSION IS TO FILL THE WEEKEND HUNGER GAP FOR THE CHILDREN IN FLORENCE COUNTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS RECEIVING FREE OR REDUCED BREAKFAST/LUNCH DURING THE WEEK AND WHO ARE IDENTIFIED AS BEING "FOOD INSECURE" ON THE WEEKEND. HUMAN HUNGER IS AN AGONIZING REALITY FOR TOO MANY PEOPLE. BUT FOR SCHOOL CHILDREN, HUNGER LEADS TO LEARNING AND BEHAVIOR CHALLENGES THAT NEGATIVELY AFFECT THER FUTURES AS PRODUCTIVE CITIZENS. HELP 4 KIDS FLORENCE WAS FORMED TO DO SOMETHING ABOUT CHILDHOOD HUNGER AND ITS HARMFUL EFFECTS ON A CHILD'S EDUCATIONAL SUCCESS IN FLORENCE COUNTY.THE MISSION IS TO FILL THE WEEKEND HUNGER GAP FOR THE CHILDREN IN FLORENCE COUNTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS RECEIVING FREE OR REDUCED BREAKFAST/LUNCH DURING THE WEEK AND WHO ARE IDENTIFIED AS BEING "FOOD INSECURE" ON THE WEEKEND. HUMAN HUNGER IS AN AGONIZING REALITY FOR TOO MANY PEOPLE. BUT FOR SCHOOL CHILDREN, HUNGER LEADS TO LEARNING AND BEHAVIOR CHALLENGES THAT NEGATIVELY AFFECT THER FUTURES AS PRODUCTIVE CITIZENS. HELP 4 KIDS FLORENCE WAS FORMED TO DO SOMETHING ABOUT CHILDHOOD HUNGER AND ITS HARMFUL EFFECTS ON A CHILD'S EDUCATIONAL SUCCESS IN FLORENCE COUNTY. 
Program service expenses, total$201,425.00$159,093.00$95,848.00$68,332.00 
Programs, including revenue & expenses
PROVIDED BAGS OF WEEKEND FOOD FOR THE THIRTY-FOUR ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS (INCLUDING SEVEN HEAD START PROGRAMS) IN FLORENCE DISTRICT ONE TO CHILDREN WHO DEPEND ON SCHOOL MEALS AS THEIR PRIMARY SOURCE OF NOURISHMENT. CHILDREN THAT QUALIFY FOR THE PROGRAM ARE AT RISK OF HAVING LITTLE TO NO FOOD AVAILABLE DURING THE WEEKEND. THE BAGS OF FOOD CONSIST OF SINGLE SELF SERVINGS OF NUTRITIONAL FOODS.
Program expenses$201,425.00$159,093.00   
Program descriptionPROVIDED BAGS OF WEEKEND FOOD FOR THE THIRTY-FOUR ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS (INCLUDING SEVEN HEAD START PROGRAMS) IN FLORENCE DISTRICT ONE TO CHILDREN WHO DEPEND ON SCHOOL MEALS AS THEIR PRIMARY SOURCE OF NOURISHMENT. CHILDREN THAT QUALIFY FOR THE PROGRAM ARE AT RISK OF HAVING LITTLE TO NO FOOD AVAILABLE DURING THE WEEKEND. THE BAGS OF FOOD CONSIST OF SINGLE SELF SERVINGS OF NUTRITIONAL FOODS.PROVIDED BAGS OF WEEKEND FOOD FOR THE THIRTY-FOUR ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS (INCLUDING SEVEN HEAD START PROGRAMS) IN FLORENCE DISTRICT ONE TO CHILDREN WHO DEPEND ON SCHOOL MEALS AS THEIR PRIMARY SOURCE OF NOURISHMENT. CHILDREN THAT QUALIFY FOR THE PROGRAM ARE AT RISK OF HAVING LITTLE TO NO FOOD AVAILABLE DURING THE WEEKEND. THE BAGS OF FOOD CONSIST OF SINGLE SELF SERVINGS OF NUTRITIONAL FOODS.   
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$223,951.00$208,638.00$145,164.00$104,191.00 
Revenue from contributions (total)$217,681.00$207,796.00$145,131.00$104,163.00$63,094.00
Revenue from noncash contributions$48,842.00$48,424.00   
Investment income, current yr$75.00$61.00$33.00$28.00 
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$217,681.00$207,796.00   
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$781.00   
Other revenue, current yr$6,195.00$781.00   
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00   
Program service revenue (total)  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Gross receipts$224,153.00$208,638.00   
Sources of contributions
Revenue from all other contributions$217,681.00$207,796.00   
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$3,447.00$781.00   
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$75.00$61.00   
Net rental income  $0.00$0.00 
Net income from fundraising events$2,748.00    
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$206,520.00$163,400.00   
Total functional expenses: program service $201,425.00$159,093.00   
Total functional expenses: management and general$1,762.00$4,307.00   
Total functional expenses: fundraising$3,333.00$0.00   
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00   
Investment management fees (total)$282.00    
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$191,704.00$174,273.00$129,035.00$82,058.00$47,268.00
Total assets, beginning of year$174,273.00$129,035.00$82,058.00$47,268.00 
Total liabilities$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$191,704.00$174,273.00   
Net assets$191,704.00$174,273.00$129,035.00$82,058.00 
Net assets, beginning of year$174,273.00$129,035.00   
Investments: other securities$29,314.00    
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$17,431.00$45,238.00   
Advertising (total)$746.00$3,223.00   
Savings & temp cash investment$162,390.00$174,273.00   
Total net assets or fund balances$191,704.00$174,273.00   
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members1010   
Number of independent voting members1010   
Cash accountingTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Tax year start date2017-01-012016-01-012015-01-012014-01-01 
Tax year end date2017-12-012016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990EZ990EZ 
Date e-filing submitted2018-08-212017-10-032016-08-242015-08-10 
IRS schema version2017v2.22016v3.02015v2.12014v5.0 
Filing identifier201811159349300211201741309349303274201641109349200209201501109349200205 
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