International Institute of Minnesota

Mission Statement

Helping New Americans achieve self-sufficiency and full membership in American life.

Contact Information

1694 Como Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55108

General Information

Alternative Name
International Institute, IIM, IIMN
Principal Staff
Jane Graupman
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE)
Number of Clients


Board Chair
Kitty Gogins
Number of Board Members
Average Member Attendance

Impact and Programs

The Institute began a new housekeeping employment program for women with beginning-level English; 31 graduates were employed. The Pre-Nursing Assistant English program prepared 41 students for Nursing Assistant Training. Our new phlebotomy certification program had its first graduate. We provided $41,943 in scholarships to 36 students seeking to advanced their medical training. We offered mental health counseling to all clients thanks to our new part-time therapist. We expanded our donation program by hiring one full-time donor development staff.
Current Goals
1. Expand Career Pathways and Workforce Training Programs 2. Agency Services Expanded and Enhanced 3. Improved Agency Resources and Infrastructure 4. Build Donor Development Program
Community or Constituency Served
The Institute serves New American adults and their families.
Geographic Area Served
The Twin Cities metro area.


3 Year Average Expenses
Program Services $2,315,402 89.2%
Management $220,959 8.5%
Fundraising $58,021 2.2%
Unrestricted Net Assets
2012 2011 2010
End of Year: $1,373,180 $1,056,006 $987,239
Beginning of Year: $1,056,006 $987,239 $1,072,387
Difference: $317,174 $68,767 ($85,148)

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700 Raymond Avenue, Suite 160 • Saint Paul, MN 55114
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