Charity Review

Issued: April 2017 Expires: April 2019

Charity Seal Holder

Mid-Ohio Foodbank

Meets Standards
(614) 274-7770 3960 Brookham Dr, Grove City OH 43123-9741
  1. Conclusions
  2. Purpose
  3. Governance & Staff
  4. Fund Raising
  5. Tax Status
  6. Financial
  7. BBB Comment

Mid-Ohio Foodbank meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.


Incorporated: 1975 in OH

Governance & Staff

Board Chair: Mr. Jon A. Cardi Business Affiliation: Safelite AutoGlass

CEO: Mr. Matthew D. Habash, President and CEO

Board Size: 18

Staff: 135

Fund Raising
Method(s) used: Direct Mail Appeals Invitations to Fundraising Events Print Advertisements (Newspapers, Magazines, etc.) Television Appeals Grant Proposals Internet Appeals Planned Giving Arrangements Appeals via Social Media (Facebook, etc.)

% of Related Contributions on Fundraising: 10.44%

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.


The following information is based on Mid-Ohio Foodbank's Consolidated Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ending Thursday, June 30, 2016.

Source of Funds
Food Contributions $72,865,011
Operation Feed Campaign $2,518,316
Donations & Grants $10,201,194
Special Events $151,960
Shared Maintenance Fees $3,547,670
Program Earned Income $252,646
Government $1,428,339
Interest Income $128,993
Rental & Other Income $162,057
Total Income: $91,256,186
Fusion Chart
Program Expenses: $87,013,071
Fundraising Expenses: $1,343,740
Administrative Expenses: $3,666,479
Total Expenses: $92,023,290
Income in Excess of Expenses: ($767,104)
Beginning Net Assets: $28,755,586
Ending Net Assets: $27,988,482
Total Liabilities: $1,210,300
Total Assets: $27,988,482

BBB Comment

A BBB Accredited Charity since May 2007, Mid-Ohio Foodbank adheres to the BBB Code of Business Practices, which includes a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any complaints. Charities that display the BBB Accredited Charity Seal pay a fee for review/monitoring and for support of BBB's services to the public. BBB accreditation does not mean this charity's programs or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB or that BBB has made a determination as to this charity's competency in performing services.

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