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The mission of CaringBridge is to amplify the love, hope and compassion in the world, making each health journey easier. We work as the catalyst of love and healing for more than a half a million people each day.

Mission Statement
Review Completed: 9/28/2012
1715 Yankee Doodle Road
Suite 301
Eagan, MN 55121
Phone: (651) 452-7940
Fax: (651) 681-7115
EIN 42-1529394
Principal Staff Sona Mehring, Founder & CEO
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE) 54
Number of Volunteers 2161
Number of Clients Served 43,000,000
Donated Goods Accepts donated goods
General Information
Board Chair Janice Aune
Number of Board Members 15
Board meetings with quorum 4
Average Member Attendance at Board Meetings 11.5
Publicly Available Documents Most Recent 990
Most Recent Audit
In 2013, CaringBridge continued to have significant impact on the lives of more than 43 million people. Each year, the priority of CaringBridge is to have a meaningful impact for more and more people. More than 2.2 million new visitors registered with CaringBridge. Our services brought together more than 75,000 new communities – the most ever. CaringBridge succeeds at impacting lives by amplifying love, hope and compassion in the world, making each health journey easier. These communities represent each new instance of ‘making a health journey easier’.
Current Goals
The ultimate goal of CaringBridge is to fulfill its mission: to amplify love, hope and compassion in the world, making each health journey easier. Top Measurables for 2014: • Revenue: $8,000,000 • Expense: $8,000,000 • Net Income: $0 • 21.7 Million Registered Users • 79,000 New CaringBridge Communities
Community or Constituency Served
The CaringBridge community is made up of patients, authors, visitors and/or donors, communicating with friends and family during a loved one's health event.
Geographic Area Served
CaringBridge serves people in all 50 states and more than 225 countries/territories around the world.
Impact and Programs

3 Year Average Expenses

Program Services: $5,906,050 79.7%
Management: $956,078 12.9%
Fundraising: $545,693 7.4%

Unrestricted Net Assets

2013 2012 2011
End of Year: $4,044,028 $3,985,457 $3,592,773
Beginning of Year $3,985,457 $3,592,773 $4,198,848
Difference $58,571 $392,684 ($606,075)
Unrestricted Net Assets (End of Year), Current 990 $4,044,028
Based on information provided on 2011 to 2013
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