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Pinky Swear Foundation

Helping kids with cancer and their families with financial and emotional support.

Mission Statement
7835 Telegraph Road
Bloomington, MN 55438
Bloomington, MN 55438
Phone: (952) 974-9600
Other Names Used Miracles of Mitch Foundation (Pinky Swear Foundation went through a name change in November, 2014)
EIN 56-2384527
Principal Staff Brian Nelson
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE) 15
Number of Volunteers 1,000
Number of Clients Served 500
Tags / Keywords cancer, kids, non-medical, grants, families, help
General Information
Board Chair Mark Cohn
Number of Board Members 19
Board meetings with quorum 9
Average Member Attendance at Board Meetings 14.1111111111111
Major Programs
Home Rescue Team$484,037
Quality of Life Program$461,791
In 2014, Pinky Swear Foundation provided more than $1,000,000 in total program support to families of children with cancer and reached over 500 families through the Envelope Program, All-Star Weekends, and Pinky Swear Pantry. Through the Envelope Program, Pinky Swear's grant-giving program, Pinky Swear Foundation gave over $225,000 in direct support to over 250 families.
Current Goals
In FY15, Pinky Swear has expanded to become a national organization and has already begun giving grants to families across the United States. Pinky Swear Foundation's goal in FY15 is to provide more than $1,500,000 in total program support to families of children with cancer including $600,000 in direct support to 1,500 families.
Community or Constituency Served
Pinky Swear Foundation serves families with kids with cancer across the United States.
Geographic Area Served
Pinky Swear Foundation serves families across the United States.
Impact and Programs

3 Year Average Expenses

Program Services: $705,734 71.8%
Management: $129,924 13.2%
Fundraising: $147,434 15%

Unrestricted Net Assets

2014 2013 2013
End of Year: ($105,700) $283,999 $483,662
Beginning of Year $283,999 $483,662 $517,314
Difference ($389,699) ($199,663) ($33,652)
Unrestricted Net Assets (End of Year), Current 990 ($105,700)
Based on information provided on 2013 to 2014
From the Council Pinky Swear Foundation changed its fiscal year in 2013 and had a shorter fiscal period from October through December of 2013.
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