Financial Information


In every country where we work, The Hunger Project is committed to meeting the highest standards for nonprofit organizations, including tax-deductibility where applicable. The Global Hunger Project (our official legal name) is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization in the United States. Our Federal tax number (EIN) is 94-2443282.

We earn top ratings from the following organizations:

According to Charity Navigator, we outperform most other charities in America. This “exceptional” designation from Charity Navigator differentiates The Hunger Project from its peers and demonstrates to the public it is worthy of their trust.

BBB Seal

We meet all the standards of the Better Business Bureau.

American Institute of Philanthropy Top-Rated Charity

We are a Top-Rated Charity by the American Institute of Philanthropy (AIP), among only a select number of the 500 charities currently rated by AIP.

InterAction Member Standards SealWe comply with InterAction's private voluntary organization (PVO) Standards of accountability, transparency and effectiveness.
Guidestar Exchange Valued Partner
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The Hunger Project is listed as the Global Hunger Project in the US Federal Combined Federal Campaign, number 11091.

We hold consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).

How we spend our funds

Download the 2012 Annual Report (PDF 4.23 MB).

Download the 2013 Audited Financial Statements (PDF 131.91 KB).

Download our 990 form (2012).

Please contact us for copies of prior Audited Financial Statements or 990 Forms. Previous Annual Reports can be viewed here.