The Harry Chapin Food Bank is a private, non-profit human service organization that operates on a fiscal year that extends from July 1st to June 30th.
The food bank's most recent financial statements ending in fiscal year 2016 were completed with an unqualified report and in conformance with generally accepted accounting principles. The audits are shared with the board of directors, along with monthly accounting reports. Copies of the audited financial statements may be acquired by clicking on the links at the bottom of the page or contacting us at (239) 334-7007.
The Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida, Inc. is a 501(c)3 charitable organization, REGISTRATION #CH328. A copy of the Food Bank's official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling toll-free within the state. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval or recommendation by the state. For more information, contact the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Affairs at 1-800-435-7352 or visit freshfromflorida.com.
Our organization is audited on an annual basis. Our fiscal period ends on June 30th. We are accountable to the community, funding entities and to our Board of Directors. Our organization has received a change to an unqualified opinion that our financial statements and position conform with generally accepted accounting principles. Our organization prides itself on our ability to conduct ourselves as good stewards of community funds. We can multiply each donated $1 into $8 in food value. In addition, based on our most recent audit (ending June 30, 2016) 97% of all funding is directed towards the program expense and our mission in fighting hunger in Southwest Florida.
Click on the links below to view the reports:
*Note: The forms below are pdfs.