Minnesota Council on Economic Education

Mission Statement

To equip Minnesotans with the economic and personal financial understanding needed to succeed in today's complex economy.

Contact Information

1994 Buford Ave
St. Paul, MN 55108

General Information

Alternative Name
Minnesota State Council on Economic Education MCEE
Principal Staff
Donald Liu
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE)
less than 20
Number of Clients


Board Chair
David Benning
Number of Board Members
Board Meetings with Quorum
Average Member Attendance

Impact and Programs

5,487 hours of professional development provided to 563 teachers, 244 who were new to MCEE. 51,245 K-12 students reached in 2013-14 academic year through teachers, with 1,045 students participating directly in MCEE programs. Of teachers and students reached, 59% of represented school districts were in greater MN. Teachers attending MCEE programs came from schools with an average 43% of students receiving free or reduced lunch.
Current Goals
1. Expanding Reach and Impact 2. Expanding Brand Awareness 3. Expanding Capacity
Community or Constituency Served
K-12 Minnesota teachers, K-12 Minnesota students, and low-income adult populations across Minnesota
Geographic Area Served
Minnesota, western Wisconsin, and eastern North Dakota


3 Year Average Expenses
Program Services $408,194 71.3%
Management $76,073 13.3%
Fundraising $88,039 15.4%
Unrestricted Net Assets
2013 2012 2011
End of Year: $688,341 $609,696 $524,494
Beginning of Year: $609,696 $524,494 $449,934
Difference: $78,645 $85,202 $74,560

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