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St. David’s Center for Child & Family Development

The mission of St. David's Center is building relationships that nurture the development of every child and family.

Mission Statement
Review Completed: 8/28/2012
3395 Plymouth Road
Minnetonka, MN 55305
Phone: 952-939-0396
Fax: 952-939-9266
Other Names Used St. David's Child Development & Family Services
EIN 41-1429208
Principal Staff Julie Sjordal, Executive Director
Number of Volunteers 300
Number of Clients Served 2000
Tags / Keywords Children & Families
General Information
Board Chair Stacy Crosby
Number of Board Members 18
Board meetings with quorum 10
Average Member Attendance at Board Meetings 13.9
Publicly Available Documents Most Recent 990
Most Recent Audit
Achievements in 2011-12 include the following: -Launched a unique and critically-needed early identification service, the Multi-Disciplinary Assessment Team, expected to increase access to comprehensive assessment for over 200 children in the next three years; -Piloted the Multi-Dimensional Treatment Foster Care Program, as one of two agencies selected by Hennepin County, which provides intensive therapeutic services using an evidence-based model for children who have previously lived in residential treatment center settings; -Raised over $3.3 million toward an $11 million capital campaign goal and renovated one-third of our early education and early intervention center in Minnetonka to align the building with our exceptional health care and education practices; -Celebrated the successful grand-opening of our Children’s Mental Health Clinic, designed to allow us to expand our in-center mental health services and reach more children with complex developmental needs; -Constructed two state-of-the-art Autism Day Treatment suites, allowing us to serve more children with Autism Spectrum Disorder; -Expanded our Supported Living Services program into Ramsey County, allowing us to continue to support individuals with enduring special needs to live as independently as possible by providing one-to-one in-home services in a supportive, non-restrictive environment; and -Launched a Therapeutic Recreation “Adventure” program site in Minneapolis, allowing us to reach more youth and adults with special needs and promote community involvement and social development in those individuals.
Current Goals
Please see 8a for organization's goals for 2011-2015. Fundraising goal: $1.2 million
Community or Constituency Served
St. David's Center serves nearly 2,000 children and families across the Twin Cities Metro each year.
Geographic Area Served
St. David's Center has many community-based services that reach across the Twin Cities Metro area but the majority of our clients reside in Western Hennepin County.
Impact and Programs

3 Year Average Expenses

Program Services: $11,832,969 81.9%
Management: $2,298,200 15.9%
Fundraising: $324,596 2.2%

Unrestricted Net Assets

2010 2009 2008
End of Year: $4,929,305 $4,515,698 $4,395,794
Beginning of Year $4,515,698 $4,395,794 $4,005,845
Difference $413,607 $119,904 $389,949
Unrestricted Net Assets (End of Year), Current 990 $4,929,305
Based on information provided on 2008 to 2010
From the Charity More than 2000 children and families were able to receive critical support in the areas of early childhood development, early intervention and life-phase services last year from St. David’s Center for Child & Family Development. None of our work would have been possible without the support generous donors. St. David’s Center sends our deepest gratitude for the role you all have played in helping our organization become even better at serving children and their families through our care.
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