Bolder Options

Mission Statement

Teaching youth to succeed in ALL of life's races.

Impact and Programs

Accomplishments Accomplishments for 2016 relative to goals include: Process 100 mentor applications (Actual: 109) Match 50 youth with a mentor (Actual: 44) Engage 120 alumni youth (Actual: 115) Of the youth who graduate from our program (stay involved for 1 year and meet participation requirements) our goals are: · 85% are more physically active than before starting the program (Actual: 96%) · 85% feel good about themselves (Actual: 92%) · 85% believe they have what it takes to succeed (Actual: 92%) · 85% plan to go to college or other post-secondary education (Actual: 82%) · 85% report better grades (Actual: 100%) · 85% report having learned how to make good decisions (Actual: 89%)
Current Goals Process 140 mentor applications Match 72 youth with a mentor Engage 120 alumni youth 80% of youth matched with a mentor (60) will complete goals and graduate the program
Community or Constituency Served Minneapolis & St. Paul & Rochester
Geographic Area Served Hennepin, Ramsey & Olmsted Counties

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Organization Last Reviewed on 12/08/2017

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2100 Stevens Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Phone: 612-379-2653

General Information

Alternative Name: Bolder Options
EIN: 41-1909408
Principal Staff: Darrell Thompson
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE): 10
Number of Volunteers: 350
Number of Clients: 200+
Ruling Year: 1998


Board Chair: Mark Sheffert
Number of Board Members: 18
Board Meetings with Quorum: 8
Average Member Attendance: 13.8

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