Cystic Fibrosis Relief Fund

Mission Statement

The mission of the Cystic Fibrosis Relief Fund is to help rebuild health and well-being through vital emergency hunger relief for people living with Cystic Fibrosis (CF).

Impact and Programs

Accomplishments In the last year our beneficiaries achieved the following baseline measures of program success: 80% gain weight in the program 70% stabilize and maintain weight in the program 85% maintain their independence 70% felt significantly less stress over food security 85% experience a higher quality of life 90% feel connected and cared about 85% increase their feelings of maintaining dignity with family and friends 75% who were employed or in school feel ready to return or seek employment upon exiting the program The rate of returning beneficiaries to our program is under 3%
Current Goals Program goals for the current fiscal year include these baseline indicators: 80% gain weight in the program 70% stabilize and maintain weight in the program 85% maintain their independence 70% felt significantly less stress over food security 85% experience a higher quality of life 90% feel connected and cared about 85% increase their feelings of maintaining dignity with family and friends 75% who were employed or in school feel ready to return or seek employment upon exiting the program The rate of returning beneficiaries to our program is under 3%
Community or Constituency Served Our beneficiaries are primarily adults 18+ but also children living with cystic fibrosis who receive their regular treatment and medical care at the Minnesota Cystic Fibrosis Center (MCFC), the MCFC's Pediatric Specialty Care Discovery Clinic, or Children's Minnesota and who are in potentially life-threatening health because they are going hungry due to temporary financial crisis.
Geographic Area Served We serve beneficiaries living in Minnesota (80%) and some who travel to Minnesota (20%) for their treatment and medical care from Wisconsin, Iowa, North Dakota, and South Dakota.

Reports & Finances

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3 Year Average Expenses
Program Services
$19,577
87.7%
Management
$1,459
6.5%
Fundraising
$986
4.4%
Unrestricted Net Assets
End of Year:
Beginning of Year:
Difference:
2017
$8,623
$7,644
$979
2016
$7,644
$11,227
($3,583)
2015
$11,227
$5,705
$5,522

Organization Last Reviewed on 04/12/2018

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Address:
313 Third Place NE
Byron, MN 55920
Phone: 5077756332

General Information

Alternative Name: CFRF, Cystic Fibrosis Relief Fund, Inc., CF Relief Fund, Help One Love One
EIN: 27-0946785
Principal Staff: Kelly McLain
Volunteers: 8
Number of Clients: 15-50
Ruling Year: 2010

Board

Board Chair: Julie Gordon
Number of Board Members: 5
Board Meetings with Quorum: 5
Average Member Attendance: 3.4

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