On June 1st, the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank was awarded the highest rating from Charity Navigator and is recognized as a 4-Star Charity!

With so many wonderful nonprofits in our community, there is high demand from donors for greater accountability, transparency,

IMG_0349 and results from the charities they choose to support. Charity Navigator highlights the fine work of efficient, ethical, and open charities. As America’s premier charity evaluator, Charity Navigator is the gold standard in providing donors with essential information needed to give them greater confidence in the charitable choices they make.The highest possible rating by Charity Navigator illustrates our commitment to good governance and highlights how we pursue our mission in a fiscally responsible way.

The Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank’s Mission is to feed the hungry in Baton Rouge and the surrounding parishes by providing food and educational outreach through faith-based and other community partners. We serve 11 parishes, including: Ascension, Assumption, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Livingston, Pointe Coupee, St. Helena, St James, West Baton Rouge, and West Feliciana. We hope this rating from Charity Navigator will provide our donors with confidence for every dollar generously given to The Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank.