|Address:||711 Cherry St |
|Seattle, WA 98104-1924|
|Report Creation Date:||May 24, 2013|
|Report Expiration Date:||June 30, 2015|
|Principal:||Ms. Shelley Rotondo, Chief Executive Officer|
|Incorporated:||July 1975, WA|
|File Open Date:||March 2001|
|Industry Classification:||Charity - Human Services (i.e. assistance to individuals & families), Charity - Children & Youth, Charity - Health, Charity - Local, Charity - Other Charitable Organizations|
|BBB Accreditation:||Northwest Harvest is a BBB Accredited Charity.|
Northwest Harvest does not have any affiliates, subsidiaries, chapters and/or other related entities.
The mission of Northwest Harvest is to provide nutritious food to hungry people statewide in a manner that respects their dignity, while fighting to eliminate hunger. Their vision is that ample nutritious food is available to everyone in Washington State.
This organization has been evaluated according to the 20 BBB Standards for Charity Accountability. This organization meets all those Standards and is a BBB Accredited Charity.
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Northwest Harvest, Washington's only statewide non-profit food bank distributor, provides more than 1.9 million meals every month to their network of partner agencies including over 360 food banks, meal programs and high-need schools. They operate a 94,000-square foot warehouse in Kent and distribution centers in Spokane, Yakima, and Hoquiam, and we collaborate with 15 regional distributors to effectively serve all regions of the state including isolated rural communities where people otherwise would go hungry.
For the year ended June 30, 2013, Northwest Harvest's program expenses were:
Northwest Harvest receives funding through contributions from individuals, religious organizations, corporations, foundation, bequests and donated goods and services.
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.
According to Northwest Harvest's audited financial statements - consolidated for the year ended June 30, 2013:
* Excess for the year indicates the portion of income remaining after expenses.
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