Feline Rescue, Inc.

Mission Statement

Feline Rescue, a no-kill organization, provides care and shelter for stray, abandoned and abused cats until it finds suitable, permanent homes for them. Feline Rescue improves its community through education, spay-neuter programs and outreach activities that help all people enjoy the companionship of cats.

Contact Information

593 Fairview Ave. N.
St. Paul, MN 55104

General Information

Alternative Name
Principal Staff
Dana Andresen
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE)
Approximately 300
Number of Clients


Board Chair
Alden Drew
Number of Board Members
Board Meetings with Quorum
Average Member Attendance

Impact and Programs

Saved 1,189 cats, adopted out 1,096 cats. Spayed and neutered 1,145 community cats not in our care, thus preventing thousands more kittens being born. Completed quarantine space renovation, hired Executive Director and raised funding to cover our expenses and expansion within budgeted numbers. Continued to provide education about cat care and direct people to resources. Regularly hosted community events. Expanded volunteer program and continued to offer rewarding volunteer opportunities that expand personal growth and enrich lives.
Current Goals
Partner with ASPCA on Capacity for Care and best practices implementation to align current systems to support 47% program growth.
Community or Constituency Served
We provide rescue and relief to the homeless and endangered cats in our community through programs that offer shelter, foster, social and medical rehabilitation, feral and stray management, spay/neuter subsidy, and community education.
Geographic Area Served
Twin cities metro area, and surrounding suburbs. Support of out state Minnesota humane societies and rescues with spay/neuter subsidy.


3 Year Average Expenses
Program Services $379,355 91.9%
Management $21,177 5.1%
Fundraising $19,277 4.7%
Unrestricted Net Assets
2015 2014 2013
End of Year: $1,780,756 $1,496,121 $1,387,354
Beginning of Year: $1,496,121 $1,383,109 $1,373,453
Difference: $284,635 $113,012 $13,901

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