Funding and Financials

The Harry Chapin Food Bank is a private, nonprofit human services organization. The food bank’s fiscal year is from July 1 through June 30.

Our most recent audited financial statements, ending on June 30, 2018, were completed with an unqualified report. Click on the link at the bottom of the page or call (239) 334-7007 for copies of the audited financial statements, 990 tax returns and annual reports. The Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida, Inc. is a 501(c)3 charitable organization, REGISTRATION #CH328. A copy of our 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

The food bank is audited annually. Accountable to the community, donors, volunteers and to our Board of Directors, the food bank prides itself in being a good steward of the community’s financial support.

In 2019, the Harry Chapin Food Bank earned a four-star rating from Charity Navigator, the nation’s leading nonprofit watchdog organization, for a 10th consecutive year. The top rating is given to nonprofits that show exemplary financial health, accountability and transparency.

Click on the links below to view the reports:

Board Minutes