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Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota

Our mission is to eliminate barriers to work and independence.

Mission Statement
553 Fairview Ave. N.
Saint Paul, MN 55104
Saint Paul, MN 55104
Phone: 651-379-5800
Other Names Used Goodwill, Goodwill Industries, Inc., Goodwill Easter Seals, Easter Seals
EIN 41-0706171
Principal Staff Michael Wirth-Davis
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE) 834
Number of Volunteers 1,583
Number of Clients Served 20,901
Tags / Keywords Goodwill, donations, disability, employment, store, thrift shop
General Information
Board Chair Lisa Manzey Adelmann
Number of Board Members 19
Board meetings with quorum 5
Average Member Attendance at Board Meetings 15
Major Programs
Employment and Training Services$42,925,284
Community Resource / Advocacy$1,707,257
In FY2015: - 20,901 persons with barriers to work and independence were served. - 1,644 job placements for the people we served. - 303 people we served advanced in their careers. - 71,000,000 pounds of donated goods were diverted from the waste stream. - Advocated for people with barriers to work and independence through contacts with policymakers and through educational sessions.
Current Goals
1) Identify and engage stakeholders to strengthen relationships towards advancing our mission / Serve 22,000 persons ... provide 62,115 services. 2) Contribute $2.2 million to the organization’s net. 3) Leverage systems and processes to improve access to service delivery. 4) Engage employees and develop talent.
Community or Constituency Served
Persons with barriers to work and independence
Geographic Area Served
Minnesota (primarily central and southern MN) and a portion of western Wisconsin
Impact and Programs

3 Year Average Expenses

Program Services: $37,692,169 85.4%
Management: $5,709,774 12.9%
Fundraising: $755,404 1.7%

Unrestricted Net Assets

2013 2012 2011
End of Year: $28,864,048 $26,985,686 $21,626,204
Beginning of Year $26,985,686 $21,626,204 $16,165,332
Difference $1,878,362 $5,359,482 $5,460,872
Unrestricted Net Assets (End of Year), Current 990 $28,864,048
Based on information provided on 2011 to 2013
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