Loaves And Fishes Food Bank Foundation

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Through the efforts of 14 staff members and over 500 volunteers Loaves and Fishes Food Bank provides emergency food help to people in need. Loaves and Fishes also provides food to qualified donees who in turn provide food to people in need. Staff ensure systems are in place so that volunteers are able to sort the distribute the food made available by the community.


  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 874258429RR0001

  • map-point5 full-time staff

  • map-pointpeter@nanaimoloavesandfishes.org

2017 Revenues: $4,005,647

<b>146038</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>0</b>: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>34206</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>3506371</b>: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
<b>318932</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>100</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2017 Expenditures: $3,808,423

<b>3243360</b>: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
<b>4377</b>: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
<b>50881</b>: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
<b>509805</b>: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
<b>0</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2017 Year End: $1,535,271

<b>420470</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>11200</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>0</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>1076156</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>27445</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2017 Year End: $380,378

<b>30977</b>: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
<b>0</b>: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
<b>349401</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

Loaves And Fishes Food Bank Foundation's headquarters is located at 210 Fry St, Nanaimo BC, V9R2G2.

Breakdown of Programs

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Where the Money Goes