Pinky Swear Foundation

Mission Statement

Helping kids with cancer and their families with financial and emotional support.

Contact Information

7835 Telegraph Road
Bloomington, MN 55438
(952) 974-9600

General Information

Alternative Name
Miracles of Mitch Foundation (Pinky Swear Foundation went through a name change in November, 2014)
Principal Staff
Brian Nelson
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Board Chair
Mark Cohn
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Impact and Programs

In 2014, Pinky Swear Foundation provided more than $1,000,000 in total program support to families of children with cancer and reached over 500 families through the Envelope Program, All-Star Weekends, and Pinky Swear Pantry. Through the Envelope Program, Pinky Swear's grant-giving program, Pinky Swear Foundation gave over $225,000 in direct support to over 250 families.
Current Goals
In FY15, Pinky Swear has expanded to become a national organization and has already begun giving grants to families across the United States. Pinky Swear Foundation's goal in FY15 is to provide more than $1,500,000 in total program support to families of children with cancer including $600,000 in direct support to 1,500 families.
Community or Constituency Served
Pinky Swear Foundation serves families with kids with cancer across the United States.
Geographic Area Served
Pinky Swear Foundation serves families across the United States.


3 Year Average Expenses
Program Services $705,734 71.8%
Management $129,924 13.2%
Fundraising $147,434 15%
Unrestricted Net Assets
2014 2013 2013
End of Year: $-105,700 $283,999 $483,662
Beginning of Year: $283,999 $483,662 $517,314
Difference: ($389,699) ($199,663) ($33,652)

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