Cookie Cart

Mission Statement

Cookie Cart’s mission is to provide teens with lasting and meaningful work, life and leadership skills through experience and training in an urban nonprofit bakery.

Impact and Programs

Accomplishments In 2014 Cookie Cart achieved these specific program activities: •148 teens participated in 28,870 hours of hands-on work and classroom experience •33 teens earned their National Career Readiness Certification •10 teens completed training and earned their Food Safe Certifications •Teens attended 137 Community Events that included: 23 Community Events,78 Sales Events, 2 Post-Secondary Education Tours, 24 Volunteer Events, and 9 Workplace Visits 9. -73 teens completed 360 advanced work readiness program -53 Students completed Customer Service Training -71 Students completed Financial Literacy
Current Goals -200 teens will participate in 30,000 hours of hands-on work and classroom experience -90 will participate in customer service training -90 teens will be exposed to financial literacy sessions -90 teens will complete the 360 Degree program -50 teens will work on achieving an industry skills certification -Teens will participate in 110 community engagement activities
Community or Constituency Served Low-income youth 15 to 18
Geographic Area Served Youth in Cookie Cart's program can come from anywhere in Hennepin and Ramsey County, but a majority of 75% in 2014 lived in North Minneapolis.

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Organization Last Reviewed on 05/25/2018

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1119 West Broadway
Minneapolis , 55411
Phone: 612-521-0855

General Information

Alternative Name: NA
EIN: 41-1866804
Principal Staff: Matt Halley
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE): 12
Volunteers: 135
Number of Clients: 200


Board Chair: Alissa Raddatz
Number of Board Members: 19
Board Meetings with Quorum: 6
Average Member Attendance: 13.8

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