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East Texas Food Bank

Fighting Hunger. Feeding Hope.

aka East Texas Food Bank   |   Tyler, TX   |  www.easttexasfoodbank.org

Mission

The East Texas Food Bank exists to fight hunger and feed hope in East Texas.

Ruling year info

1988

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. David Emerson

Main address

3201 Robertson Road

Tyler, TX 75701 USA

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EIN

75-2222686

NTEE code info

Food Service, Free Food Distribution Programs (K30)

Food Banks, Food Pantries (K31)

IRS filing requirement

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Our programs

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

East Texas Food Bank Programs

The East Texas Food Bank cares about and serves children, families and seniors who do not have enough food to eat. Programs that target children include our BackPack Program, Afterschool Snack Program and Summer Food Program. Seniors are assisted through our Senior Box Program. Other programs provided include Mobile Pantry, Nutrition Education, Benefits Assistance and Fresh Produce Program

Population(s) Served
Adults
Children and youth
Families

Where we work

How we listen

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Seeking feedback from people served makes programs more responsive and effective. Here’s how this organization is listening.

done We shared information about our current feedback practices.
  • How is your organization using feedback from the people you serve?

    To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To inform the development of new programs/projects, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve

  • Which of the following feedback practices does your organization routinely carry out?

    We aim to collect feedback from as many people we serve as possible, We take steps to ensure people feel comfortable being honest with us, We act on the feedback we receive

  • What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?

    It is difficult to get the people we serve to respond to requests for feedback

Financials

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

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East Texas Food Bank

Board of directors
as of 09/07/2023
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board chair

Mr. Jeff Johnston

Cathy Schreiber

Community Volunteer

Ann Howell

State Farm Insurance, Retired

Gregg Davis

Merrill Lynch, Tyler

Jay Jelinek

Brookshire Brothers Grocery Company, Lufkin

Howard Tagg

Attorney, Tyler

Kenneth Cobb

amaGoh Smoothie

Verna Hall

Community Volunteer

Leslie Harrison

Community Volunteer

Jeff W Johnston

Chick-Fil-A, Broadway

Michele Bosworth

UT Health Science Center at Tyler

Jay Brooks

Smith County Fire Marshal/EMC

Moises Leandro

Southside Bank

Bill Mohl

Retired, Entergy Corp

Jim Noble

US Attorney's Office - Tyler

Christie Osuagwu

UT Health Science Center at Tyler

Valerie Smith

St. Paul Children's Clinic

Dustin Wilkinson

BancorpSouth

Ivette Zavarce

Encouragement Media Group

Kristy Everitt

Henry & Peters, PC

Lisa Williams

Black Nurses Rock

Gina DeHoyos

Edward Jones

Chevella Layne

Goodwill Industries of East Texas

Board leadership practices

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? Yes
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? Yes
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? Yes
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? Yes
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? Yes

Organizational demographics

SOURCE: Self-reported; last updated 7/5/2023

Who works and leads organizations that serve our diverse communities? Candid partnered with CHANGE Philanthropy on this demographic section.

Leadership

The organization's leader identifies as:

Race & ethnicity
White/Caucasian/European
Gender identity
Male, Not transgender
Sexual orientation
Heterosexual or Straight
Disability status
Person without a disability

Race & ethnicity

Gender identity

Transgender Identity

Sexual orientation

Disability