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McLeod Emergency Food Shelf

To alleviate hunger situations for McLeod County residents and provide information for services beyond immediate relief.

Mission Statement
808 E 12th Street
Glencoe, MN 55336
Glencoe, MN 55336
Other Names Used McLeod County Food Shelf McLeod County Emergency Food Shelf
EIN 41-1470696
Principal Staff Lennie Albers
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE) 2.5
Number of Volunteers 176
Number of Clients Served 5,012 (2013)
Tags / Keywords McLeod, County, Emergency, Food, Shelf
General Information
Board Chair Craig Tromborg
Number of Board Members 10
Board meetings with quorum
Average Member Attendance at Board Meetings 7.23076923076923
Major Programs
Food Distribution$606,540
MEFS served a total of 5,012 individuals 521,706 pounds of food. The pounds distributed provided 401,312 meals for food insecure individuals and their households in McLeod County, MN. MEFS also served 430 migrant (seasonal) individuals approximately 16,300 pounds. Total distribution saw an increase of 7.4% from 2012. MEFS maintained structure of its distribution programs while also moving one distribution site to a new location as well as implemented new office management strategies. Both of these improvements all MEFS to distribute food in accordance with its mission as well as maintain accurate and up to date tracking of distributions as well as donations.
Current Goals
Maintain a stable and quality client choice availability of foods within distribution sites which are sensitive to the needs of the community. Continue in software integration strategies and establish proficiency in distribution and donation document management. Secure financial support for continued distribution efforts.
Community or Constituency Served
All residents of McLeod County, MN
Geographic Area Served
McLeod County, MN
Impact and Programs

3 Year Average Expenses

Program Services: $654,872 97.2%
Management: $18,666 2.8%
Fundraising: $0 %

Unrestricted Net Assets

2013 2012 2011
End of Year: $649,651 $679,062 $243,659
Beginning of Year $679,062 $243,659 $283,460
Difference ($29,411) $435,403 ($39,801)
Unrestricted Net Assets (End of Year), Current 990 $649,651
Based on information provided on 2011 to 2013
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