Disabled American Veterans of Minnesota Foundation

Mission Statement

To assist in providing for the rehabilitation and continuing welfare of America's disabled veterans, their families, dependents and survivors

Contact Information

20 W 12th St
St. Paul, MN 55155

General Information

Alternative Name
Disabled American Veterans of MN or DAV MN Foundation
Principal Staff
Stephen Whitehead
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE)
over 1,000
Number of Clients
over 5,000


Board Chair
Lauri Brooke
Number of Board Members
Board Meetings with Quorum
Average Member Attendance

Impact and Programs

Transported 24,500 MN veterans to VA medical appointments in Mpls, Saint Cloud, and Fargo.Transportation program logged 1.34 million miles and over 70,000 hours. Donated five new vans in support of DAV transportation network. Developed and implemented an expanded transportation initiative to better service veterans in NE Minnesota. Coordinated the distribution of durable medical equipment at an estimated value of over $650,000 to veterans and their families in need throughout MN. Provided $304,960 in grants and program funding to support MN veterans and their families. Developed and implemented therapeutic outdoors program to provide recreational activities for MN veterans. 480 veterans participated in 2014.
Current Goals
To grow the outreach arm of our organization. To assist more veterans and their families. To increase the amount that we are able to grant to our programs and service by 5% or more. To continue to increase public awareness of what the DAV MN Foundation does and who we help.
Community or Constituency Served
Supporting U.S. Military Veterans, their families, dependents and survivors within the state of Minnesota
Geographic Area Served
Supporting U.S. Military Veterans, their families, dependents and survivors within the state of Minnesota


3 Year Average Expenses
Program Services $280,914 78.2%
Management $78,227 21.8%
Fundraising $0 0%
Unrestricted Net Assets
2014 2013 2012
End of Year: $1,301,641 $1,158,960 $947,830
Beginning of Year: $1,148,810 $947,830 $690,827
Difference: $152,831 $211,130 $257,003

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