Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota

Mission Statement

Our mission is to eliminate barriers to work and independence.

Contact Information

553 Fairview Ave. N.
Saint Paul, MN 55104

General Information

Alternative Name
Goodwill, Goodwill Industries, Inc., Goodwill Easter Seals, Easter Seals
Principal Staff
Michael Wirth-Davis
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE)
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Board Chair
Lisa Manzey Adelmann
Number of Board Members
Board Meetings with Quorum
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Impact and Programs

In FY2015: - 20,901 persons with barriers to work and independence were served. - 1,644 job placements for the people we served. - 303 people we served advanced in their careers. - 71,000,000 pounds of donated goods were diverted from the waste stream. - Advocated for people with barriers to work and independence through contacts with policymakers and through educational sessions.
Current Goals
1) Identify and engage stakeholders to strengthen relationships towards advancing our mission / Serve 22,000 persons ... provide 62,115 services. 2) Contribute $2.2 million to the organization’s net. 3) Leverage systems and processes to improve access to service delivery. 4) Engage employees and develop talent.
Community or Constituency Served
Persons with barriers to work and independence
Geographic Area Served
Minnesota (primarily central and southern MN) and a portion of western Wisconsin


3 Year Average Expenses
Program Services $37,692,169 85.4%
Management $5,709,774 12.9%
Fundraising $755,404 1.7%
Unrestricted Net Assets
2013 2012 2011
End of Year: $28,864,048 $26,985,686 $21,626,204
Beginning of Year: $26,985,686 $21,626,204 $16,165,332
Difference: $1,878,362 $5,359,482 $5,460,872

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