Agriculture, Food, Nutrition

Family-to-Family, Inc.

  • Hastings-on-Hudson, NY
  • www.family-to-family.org

Mission Statement

To alleviate some of the most visible symptoms of poverty through connecting families with "more" to families with "profoundly less" living in some of our country's most impoverished areas. Through an exchange of letters between sponsored and sponsoring families we experience "living empathy" and create "community" across the miles.

Main Programs

  1. Program 1
  2. Sponsor a Family in need in the USA
Service Areas

Self-reported

National

F-to-F provides hunger relief to over 2500 people each month in 20 different communities from Maine to South Dakota and Mississippi to New Mexico.

ruling year

2003

Principal Officer since 2002

Self-reported

Ms. Pam Koner

Keywords

Self-reported

hunger, literacy, poverty, family, food

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Also Known As

F-to-F

EIN

57-1169066

 Number

2626139371

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Food Banks, Food Pantries (K31)

Organization-Sponsored Eatery or Agency (K35)

IRS Filing Requirement

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

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Overview

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Using our one-to-one model, F-to-F sees an immediate impact as food is purchased and delivered to families in need. These families have been identified and vetted by our on the ground community partners in some of the poorest areas in the USA.

Programs

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

Program 1

Hunger Relief Program Books For Life Literacy Effort Birthdays-in-a-Box Program Kids-to-Kids Program Best Dressed Babes The Giving Party The Family Power Story Literacy Program

Category

Population(s) Served

Budget

Program 2

Sponsor a Family in need in the USA

Help an American family living in profound poverty with a monthly box of groceries.
Your monthly donation or the box of food you ship, will ensure that “your” family gets the food they need the last week of every month, when food stamps often run out. Donors are assigned a family to help upon registering with F-to-F.

Category

Food, Agriculture & Nutrition

Population(s) Served

Female Infants/Babies (under age 5)

General Public/Unspecified

Budget

Service Areas

Self-reported

National

F-to-F provides hunger relief to over 2500 people each month in 20 different communities from Maine to South Dakota and Mississippi to New Mexico.

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Financials

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FAMILY TO FAMILY INC
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31

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Operations

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

Family-to-Family, Inc.

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Ms. Pam Koner

BIO

Pam Koner is the founder and executive director of Family-to-Family, as well as Chairman of its Board of Directors, and she manages Family-to-Family full time. In December 2015 she launched and now manages The Marvin Koner Archive, a collection of photographs taken by her late father, renowned photojournalist Marvin Koner. A former entrepreneur in Hastings on Hudson, New York, Pam developed and ran The Homework Club Programs, a group of creative arts based childcare programs (click here for a New York Times article on The Homework Club). Pam was formerly a fashion stylist and producer, and is the mother of two grown daughters, Olivia and Chloe.

STATEMENT FROM THE Principal Officer

""Family-to-Family, Inc. is a national hunger relief organization devoted to creating and implementing creative "out of the box" programs to help poor American families put food on their table each month, 12 months a year.
 

 To date Family-to-Family has provided over 1 million + meals to over 3000 moms, dads and kids right here in the USA."

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Pam Koner

Family-to-Family, Inc.

Term: 2003 -

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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BOARD ORIENTATION & 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?


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CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?


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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?


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BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?


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BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?