Agriculture, Food, Nutrition

Feeding Gods Children

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

PEORIA, AZ

Mission

Every 12 seconds a child dies of starvation! Each life is of infinite value to God! We have both the opportunity and the responsibility to affirm that value through our actions. Please help us save the children! Your donation helps provide fresh fruits and vegetables to the most needy in our communities!

Ruling Year

2018

Principal Officer

LON TAYLOR

Main Address

20439 N FLETCHER WAY

PEORIA, AZ 85382 USA

Keywords

feeding, animal, hunger, starving, malnourished, feed, cancer, prevention, diabetes research

EIN

82-4800977

 Number

0366584322

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Food Service, Free Food Distribution Programs (K30)

Health Support Services (E60)

Environmental Quality, Protection, and Beautification N.E.C. (C99)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-N.

Programs + Results

What we aim to solve

Every 12 seconds a child dies of starvation! Each life is of infinite value to God! We have both the opportunity and the responsibility to affirm that value through our actions. Please help us save the children! Your donation helps provide fresh fruits and vegetables to the most needy in our communities! Created to provide fresh fruits and vegetables to children at risk of malnourishment Mission is to help prevent malnourishment in those at risk and help provide medical care to those suffering the effects of malnourishment. Currently we are providing fresh fruits and vegetables to those at risk of malnourishment and medical supplies to hospitals and health clinics providing care for those suffering the effects of malnourishment.

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Our programs

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“Neighbors Helping Neighbors".

Program Guatemala

Food Rescue

Medical Supplies and Medicines Rescue

Where we work

Our Results

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Pounds of produce distributed

TOTALS BY YEAR
Population(s) served

Children and youth (0-19 years)

Related program

“Neighbors Helping Neighbors".

Type of Metric

Output - describing our activities and reach

Direction of Success

Increasing

Context notes

Distribution of Fresh nutritional fruits and vegetables for the afflicted children

Total dollar value of produce distributed

TOTALS BY YEAR
Population(s) served

Children and youth (0-19 years)

Related program

“Neighbors Helping Neighbors".

Type of Metric

Output - describing our activities and reach

Direction of Success

Increasing

Context notes

Distribution of Fresh nutritional fruits and vegetables for the afflicted children

The number of Families served

TOTALS BY YEAR
Population(s) served

Children and youth (0-19 years)

Related program

“Neighbors Helping Neighbors".

Type of Metric

Output - describing our activities and reach

Direction of Success

Increasing

Context notes

Distribution of Fresh nutritional fruits and vegetables for the afflicted children

Number of meals served or provided

TOTALS BY YEAR
Population(s) served

Children and youth (0-19 years)

Related program

“Neighbors Helping Neighbors".

Type of Metric

Output - describing our activities and reach

Direction of Success

Increasing

Context notes

Distribution of Fresh nutritional fruits and vegetables for the afflicted children

Number of children served

TOTALS BY YEAR
Population(s) served

Children and youth (0-19 years)

Related program

“Neighbors Helping Neighbors".

Type of Metric

Output - describing our activities and reach

Direction of Success

Increasing

Context notes

Distribution of Fresh nutritional fruits and vegetables for the afflicted children

Value of medicals supplies distributed

TOTALS BY YEAR
Population(s) served

Children and youth (0-19 years)

Related program

Medical Supplies and Medicines Rescue

Type of Metric

Output - describing our activities and reach

Direction of Success

Increasing

Context notes

Medicals supplies distributed to aid the afflicted children

Charting Impact

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What are the organization's capabilities for doing this?

How will they know if they are making progress?

What have they accomplished so far and what's next?

Feeding Gods Children distributes to impoverished Families fresh nutritious fruits and vegetables Helping those suffering malnutrition. When families are ravished by economic hardship the family members suffers. Many impoverished families can no longer care for themselves. To address this situation Feeding Gods Children distributes through our community Agents 60 pounds of fresh fruits and vegetables to impoverished families so that they to can have the food they need. “Neighbors Helping Neighbors". Feeding Gods Children provides Medical Supplies to Organizacion Christiana De Beneficio Social Esperanza De Vida Children's Hospital (St. Lukes) which serves over 12,000 patients annually with services provided 24 hours every day: these supplies are used in providing medical care for their Baby Rescue program where 3,000 children on the brink of starvation are brought to the St. Lukes Hospital annually. These sick children are found in some of the most remote areas of Guatemala and are transported by burro, canoe and truck. Many stay at the St. Lukes Nutritional Center for weeks, others are abandoned by their parents and are given a home in the children's home, and some have dire needs that they must be sent to far away hospitals in an effort to save their lives.

Food Rescue This activity includes obtaining excess Fruits and Vegetables from Food Brokers. We develop relations with food Brokers and obtain their excess produce that though it is nutritionally good it can not be marketed because of lack of demand. As it is costly to them to have to haul it to the landfill and pay dumping fees they will gladly ask us to pick it up from them. Medical Supplies and Medicines Rescue This activity includes obtaining excess Medical Supplies and Medicines from Hospitals, Urgent Care Centers and Doctor Offices. We develop relations with Hospitals, Urgent Care Centers and Doctor Offices and obtain their excess Medical Supplies and Medicines that are brand new and perfectly good As it is costly to them to have to haul it to the landfill and pay dumping fees they will gladly ask us to pick it up from them.

Food Distribution The Food that we rescue is distributed in two ways 9. Agency Distribution This is where we identify quality agencies who we supply with free produce for distribution to those at risk of malnourishment. 10. Volunteer distribution This is where we identify volunteers who we supply with free produce for distribution to those at risk of malnourishment. The activities are conducted by the trusties and other volunteers The activities are done on a daily basis. The activities provide relief and aid to reduce human suffering as a result of hunger through feeding and produce distribution activities for those at risk of malnourishment. The activity are funded by freewill donations from the public. Medical Supplies and Medicines Distribution The Medical Supplies and Medicines that we rescue are distributed in two ways 9. Agency Distribution This is where we identify quality agencies who we supply with free Medical Supplies and Medicines for those suffering the effects of malnourishment. 10. Volunteer distribution This is where we identify volunteers who we supply with free Medical Supplies and Medicines for those suffering the effects of malnourishment. 6. The activities are conducted by the trusties and other volunteers 2. The activities are done on a daily basis. 3. The activities provide relief and aid those suffering the Effects of malnourishment. 4. The activity is funded by freewill donations from the public.

1. The Pounds of produce Distributed 2. The $ value of produce distributed 3. The number of Families 4. The number of meals provided Fresh nutritional fruits and vegetables

Feeding Gods Children distributed a total of 6,500 pounds of fresh fruits and vegetables valued at $10,790. Providing 5,416 meals to 325 at risk families and helped 650 hungry children. The direct clients are served by our Community Agents who distribute up to 60 pounds to families in need in their neighbor hoods. *************************************************************Feeding Gods Children collaborates with a host site (Church, School or civic group) who provides between 10 and 15 volunteers and identifies people in the community who will come and select up to 60 lbs of produce that they will deliver to people they have identified who are in need. A semi load of 5 to 7 varieties of fresh fruits and vegetables is set up on tables where the community agents can select the produce they will distribute to people in need in their community. Feeding Gods Children provided the following Medical Supplies to Organizacion Christiana De Beneficio Social Esperanza De Vida Children's Hospital (St. Lukes) which serves over 12,000 patients annually with services provided 24 hours every day: In-kind contributions: General Medical supplies. With a value of $23,400. These supplies help their Baby Rescue program where over 3,000 children on the brink of starvation are brought to the St. Lukes Hospital each year. These sick children are found in some of the most remote areas of Guatemala and are transported by burro, canoe and truck. Many stay at the St. Lukes Nutritional Center for weeks, others are abandoned by their parents and are given a home in the children's home, and some have dire needs that they must be sent to far away hospitals in an effort to save their lives.

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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Not Applicable

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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