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Ascension Place, Inc.

The mission of Ascension Place, Inc. is to provide women in crisis or transition with a stable environment and the opportunity to explore options for their future.

Mission Statement
Review Completed: 9/25/2013
1803 Bryant Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN 55411-3212
Phone: 612-588-0861
Fax: 612-588-8827
Other Names Used Ascension Place, St. Anne's Place, Next Step Housing
EIN 41-1396238
Principal Staff Julie Kelley,
General Information
Board Chair
Number of Board Members 10
Board meetings with quorum 8
Average Member Attendance at Board Meetings 7.63
Publicly Available Documents Most Recent 990
Most Recent Audit
Ascension Place, Inc. has a range of programs that helped 470 women and children last year to improve their self-sufficiency, housing stability and healthy behaviors. Ascension Place, Inc. has three main programs: 1) Ascension Place, 2) St. Anne’s Place, and 3) Next Step Housing. Ascension Place provided safe, stable transitional housing including three meals per day to 76 women. All participants attended activities related to self-sufficiency and health. St. Anne’s Place provided emergency shelter to 101 families last year including three meals per day and other basic needs. All family members participated in activities, like Family Reading Night and trips to the YMCA, that promote increased self-sufficiency and healthy behaviors. St. Anne's Place also has Aftercare services that help families find and keep stable housing. Lastly, Next Step Housing provided 13 alumnae of Ascension Place last year with permanent supportive housing. Ascension Place has different programs that all work toward improving self-sufficiency, housing stability and healthy behaviors.
Current Goals
The goals of Ascension Place are to improve the self-sufficiency, housing stability, and healthy behaviors of women and children in crisis and poverty.
Community or Constituency Served
homeless families, adult women with mental illnesses, chemical dependencies, and histories of abuse and poverty
Geographic Area Served
Minnesota--Twin Cities
Impact and Programs

3 Year Average Expenses

Program Services: $1,443,626 88.7%
Management: $82,808 5.1%
Fundraising: $101,777 6.3%

Unrestricted Net Assets

2011 2010 2009
End of Year: $2,745,802 $2,738,224 $2,465,190
Beginning of Year $2,738,224 $2,465,190 $2,429,071
Difference $7,578 $273,034 $36,119
Unrestricted Net Assets (End of Year), Current 990 $2,745,802
Based on information provided on 2009 to 2011
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