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Wishes & More

Wishes & More(r) enhances the life of a child fighting a terminal or life-threatening condition by providing extraordinary experiences... and more! We provide wishes and a $1,000 Scholarship of Hope (r) to each recipient who goes on to accredited education beyond high school. We also have a program that provides a cash memorial grant to the family of children who do not survive to experience a wish.

Mission Statement
Review Completed: 12/30/2013
961 Hillwind Road NE
Minneapolis, MN 55432-5911
Phone: 763-502-1500
Fax: 763-502-4707
EIN 20-1766318
Principal Staff Karla Blomberg,
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE) 4
General Information
Board Chair Karla Blomberg
Number of Board Members 10
Board meetings with quorum 6
Average Member Attendance at Board Meetings 7.17
Publicly Available Documents Most Recent 990
Most Recent Audit
Board
Accomplishments
Wishes & More was able to grant 42 wishes, 31 memorials and 6 scholarships to children and their families in 2012.
Current Goals
To continue to grow our programing and be able to serve more children and families with our services than 2012.
Community or Constituency Served
Any child between birth and 19 years of age who has been diagnosed with a terminal or life-threatening condition which will require ongoing treatment. Additionally, any child that is extensively treated in a Minnesota hospital will qualify for a wish regardless of whether they live in Minnesota or a different state.
Geographic Area Served
Minnesota and the surrounding states. We also serve children from any state in the USA if they are receiving significant treatment at a hospital in the state of Minnesota.
Impact and Programs

3 Year Average Expenses

Program Services: $415,760 82.8%
Management: $39,048 7.8%
Fundraising: $47,289 9.4%

Unrestricted Net Assets

2012 2011 2010
End of Year: $413,771 $367,404 $384,544
Beginning of Year $367,404 $384,544 $463,931
Difference $46,367 ($17,140) ($79,387)
Unrestricted Net Assets (End of Year), Current 990 $413,771
Based on information provided on 2010 to 2012
Financials
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