The Sheridan Story

Mission Statement

Fight child hunger through community and school partnerships.

Contact Information

Address
740 Harding St NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413
Phone
612-568-4003

General Information

Alternative Name
The Sheridan Project, Sheridan Story, Sheridan Project
EIN
800919680
Principal Staff
Rob Williams
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE)
4
Volunteers
641
Number of Clients
3900

Board

Board Chair
Michael Binder
Number of Board Members
10
Board Meetings with Quorum
9
Average Member Attendance
7.1

Impact and Programs

Accomplishments
(1) Increasing our impact through food program expansion: reached 2,200 children (previous year 650), distributing 56,000 bags (previous year 13,760) containing over 208,000 meals (previous year 53,117). (2) Ensuring our food program has a positive impact in the children’s lives: 94% of families responding to our survey reported their children were more prepared for school as a result of our program while 99% said their families were better supported. (3) Developing relationships and partnerships between the schools and the community: not yet measurable with data.
Current Goals
The Sheridan Story’s main objectives continue to be the same: (1) increasing our impact through food program expansion, (2) ensuring our food program makes a positive impact in the children’s lives, and (3) developing relationships and partnerships between the schools and the community.
Community or Constituency Served
School-aged children, PK-12, living in food insecurity. Families self-identify.
Geographic Area Served
Greater Twin Cities area and some Greater Minnesota.

Finances

3 Year Average Expenses
Program Services $178,141 92.3%
Management $13,149 6.8%
Fundraising $1,762 0.9%
Unrestricted Net Assets
2015 2014 0
End of Year: $126,060 $105,758 $0
Beginning of Year: $105,758 $33,105 $0
Difference: $20,302 $72,653 $0

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