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May 8, 2014
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May 8, 2014
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I worked for Feeding South Florida for two years. I was excited to accept a position with an organization designed to provide such a basic need that's desperately lacking for so many. Unfortunately, I experienced the ugly side of the organization way more often than not. The administration, including the executive director and the director of development, lacked any knowledge of positive leadership or management abilities. This didn't just apply to managing employees, but also the funds and donated foods entrusted to them by the community. Food would go to waste and grant reports were falsified. These two employees are now gone, but according to my friends at the organization and posts here, the current administration has not improved the situation.

I was so relieved to turn in my notice to this organization - to get out of a dishonest situation and move on to work for a reputable organization. I now volunteer with another food bank, and the difference in operations and fund management is night and day. Feeding America seems to let a lot of the issues slide, so my advice would be to donate your time/money to your local food pantry or soup kitchen. Do not support this organization.

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How does this organization compare with others in the same sector?

Badly

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A little

Will you recommend this organization to others?

No

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010

December 15, 2013
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December 15, 2013
2 people found this review helpful

Feeding South Florida is one of the most efficient agencies in the country having only about a 2 to 3 cent overhead; which means over 97 cents out of every dollar goes to provide food to our community. Kudos to the leadership team for running such an efficient and effective organization. Crystal Webster has been a great advocate for over 325 agencies they serve and Sari Vatske has been a long-time advocate for the 949,910 individuals who face hunger in the Feeding South Florida region (Palm Beach down to the Keys). Keep up the great work!

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How does this organization compare with others in the same sector?

Very Well

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

Will you recommend this organization to others?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2013

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