Disabled American Veterans of Minnesota Foundation

Mission Statement

The Foundation acts as the charitable “giving arm” of the DAV Department of MN, providing financial resources for projects and programs directly supporting veterans and their families throughout Minnesota.

Impact and Programs

Accomplishments Transported 24,500 MN veterans to VA medical appointments in Mpls, Saint Cloud, and Fargo.Transportation program logged 1.34 million miles and over 70,000 hours. Donated five new vans in support of DAV transportation network. Developed and implemented an expanded transportation initiative to better service veterans in NE Minnesota. Coordinated the distribution of durable medical equipment at an estimated value of over $300,000 to veterans and their families in need throughout MN. Provided $304,960 in grants and program funding to support MN veterans and their families. Developed and implemented therapeutic outdoors program to provide recreational activities for MN veterans. 480 veterans participated in 2014.
Current Goals To increase transportation services to Southwestern MN, providing safe and reliable transportation options to veterans in Southwest MN. To provide a variety of therapeutic recreational activities throughout Minnesota to include, but not limited to, hunting, fishing, canoeing, camping
Community or Constituency Served Supporting U.S. Military Veterans, their families, dependents and survivors within the state of Minnesota
Geographic Area Served Supporting U.S. Military Veterans, their families, dependents and survivors within the state of Minnesota

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Organization Last Reviewed on 04/12/2018

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20 W 12th St
St. Paul, MN 55155
Phone: 651-291-1212
Website: www.davmn.org

General Information

Alternative Name: Disabled American Veterans of MN Foundation or DAV of MN Foundation
EIN: 41-1721688
Principal Staff: Stephen Whitehead
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE): 1
Volunteers: over 1,000
Number of Clients: 370,000


Board Chair: Rob Hartley
Number of Board Members: 5
Board Meetings with Quorum: 10
Average Member Attendance: 4.8

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