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Community Action Partnership of Ramsey & Washington Counties

The mission of Community Action Partnership of Ramsey & Washington Counties is to reduce poverty and its impacts on people in Ramsey and Washington counties.

Mission Statement
Review Completed: 11/7/2012
450 Syndicate Street N
St. Paul, MN 55104
Phone: (651)645-6445
Fax: (651)645-2253
EIN 41-0883443
Principal Staff Clarence Hightower,
General Information
Board Chair Kevin Myren
Number of Board Members 14
Board meetings with quorum 8
Average Member Attendance at Board Meetings 8.58
Publicly Available Documents Most Recent 990
Most Recent Audit
Community Action served over 26,000 low-income households and 78,000 people with documented outcomes ranging from people obtaining new or better paying jobs (44), obtaining safe and affordable childcare (1554), helping seniors maintain independent living (8858), obtaining reliable transportation to work (169), getting safer, warmer homes through housing weatherization (987) to families receiving grants to help with their utility bills 25,706). Each year we publicly report on 90 outcome goals that help low-income people live safer, healthier, and better lives.
Current Goals
1. Establish and follow best practices to achieve and report preferred outcomes and ensure effectiveness of organization’s programs 2. Leverage new and existing partnerships to support identified organizational opportunities that will allow for the maximization of our impact in the community. 3. Actively pursue the development, nurturing and training of all staff 4. Ensure the agency financial management, policies and our physical and technical environment support and increase the capacity of our staff essential to achieve family and community outcomes. 5. Work with the Board of Directors to insure sound governance and committee effectiveness. 6. Together, Board, Staff and our community; create an Agency Strategic Plan for 2013-2015 that will reduce poverty in Ramsey and Washington Counties.
Community or Constituency Served
We serve people in the communities of Ramsey & Washington counties who are living in low-income circumstances.
Geographic Area Served
Washington and Ramsey counties
Impact and Programs

3 Year Average Expenses

Program Services: $21,556,912 92.8%
Management: $1,612,245 6.9%
Fundraising: $64,584 .3%

Unrestricted Net Assets

2013 2012 2012
End of Year: $2,498,030 $2,498,030 $2,571,669
Beginning of Year $2,571,669 $2,571,669 $2,691,915
Difference ($73,639) ($73,639) ($120,246)
Unrestricted Net Assets (End of Year), Current 990 $2,498,030
Based on information provided on 2012 to 2013
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