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Children's Home Society of Minnesota

Our Mission Children's Home society of Minnesota is committed to help children thrive, and to build, strengthen and sustain individual, family and community life. Our Core Purpose Children's Home knows that a child in a safe, nurturing home is a child who thrives. We work to give every child security, opportunity and a loving family.

Mission Statement
1605 Eustis Street
Saint Paul, MN 55108
Saint Paul, MN 55108
Phone: 651.646.7771
Other Names Used Children's Home Society and Family Services
EIN 41-0693906
Principal Staff Alexis Oberdorfer
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE) 61 employees totalling 37.33 FTE
Number of Volunteers 59
Number of Clients Served 4,348
Tags / Keywords Children's Home of MN, Children's Home Society, CHS
General Information
Board Chair Peter Ramme
Number of Board Members 12
Board meetings with quorum 5
Average Member Attendance at Board Meetings 8.2
Major Programs
Adoption and Post Adoption Services$4,055,702
The agency placed 129 children in adoptive homes
Current Goals
International Adoption Applications 82 Approvals 79 Placements 109 Domestic Adoption Waiting Children Placements 37 Child Specific Recruitment 60 Infant Placements 3
Community or Constituency Served
Adopted persons, birth parents and adoptive parents
Geographic Area Served
State of Minnesota - International, Domestic Waiting, Domestic Infant, and Post Adoption Services Western Wisconsin - International Adoption and Post Adoption State of Maryland and Virginia - International Adoption and Post Adoption Throughout the US - International Adoption Placement Services and Post Adoption Services
Impact and Programs

3 Year Average Expenses

Program Services: $9,469,434 78.9%
Management: $2,203,643 18.4%
Fundraising: $335,044 2.8%

Unrestricted Net Assets

2014 2013 2012
End of Year: ($1,748,000) ($2,036,476) ($120,948)
Beginning of Year ($2,036,476) ($120,948) $828,545
Difference $288,476 ($1,915,528) ($949,493)
Unrestricted Net Assets (End of Year), Current 990 ($1,748,000)
Based on information provided on 2012 to 2014
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