Avivo (formerly RESOURCE)

Mission Statement

Avivo increases well-being through recovery, employment and career advancement.

Impact and Programs

Accomplishments - 18,000+ individuals received employment services, career education, and chemical and mental health services. - More than 10,000 people received employment and support services - 6,200+ individuals and children benefited from RESOURCE's chemical and mental health services - 5,000+ people secured employment or entered career positions - More than 2,300 people moved off welfare as a result of their new careers - 83% of participants reported increased wellness
Current Goals 1) Build brand reputation. 2) Ensure impactful, integrated services while achieving optimal value and outcomes. 3) Attract, develop and retain a skilled, diverse workforce and board. 4) Support successful growth and increase financial stability. 5) Build a stable and scalable organizational infrastructure.
Community or Constituency Served Avivo serves low income individuals; especially people with complex needs or barriers to employment, training, and/or chemical and mental health.
Geographic Area Served Avivo operates in the Twin Cities metro area as well as in greater Minnesota, providing services in the following counties: Anoka, Benton, Chisago, Dakota, Hennepin, Isanti, Kanebec, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Pine, Ramsey, Rice, Scott, Sherborne, Stearns, Washington, Winona, and Wright. Avivo provides programs for people with extensive barriers to employment, as well as difficulties due to chemical and mental health issues – assisting those who often have the least ability to access needed programs and services.

Reports & Finances

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Notes from the Council

Organization Last Reviewed on 01/27/2016

This date is representative of when we completed our initial Accountability Wizard® nonprofit review, and provided the organization with their results. This review is good for three years from the date provided
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1900 Chicago Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Phone: (612) 752-8000
Website: www.avivomn.org

General Information

Alternative Name: Employment Action Center, EAC, Minnesota Resource Center, MRC, Recovery Resource Center, RRC, Spectrum Community Mental Health, Spectrum ArtWorks, RESOURCE, RESOURCE, Inc.
EIN: 41-0828779
Principal Staff: Kelly Matter
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE): 325
Number of Volunteers: 1,000
Number of Clients: 18,000
Ruling Year: 1958


Board Chair: Paul Way
Number of Board Members: 17
Board Meetings with Quorum: 11
Average Member Attendance: 9.2

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