Fairview Foundation

Mission Statement

Fairview is driven to heal, discover and educate for longer, healthier lives.

Impact and Programs

Accomplishments Thanks to the generosity of our donors, Fairview Foundation distributed more than $3.2 million dollars in 2016. We supported Patient care and services with $1,224,802; Capital needs and medical breakthroughs with $710,107; Education and provider support $256,769; Caring for the health of our communities $344,537.
Current Goals Fairview Foundation’s goals mirror the organizational goals of our sole member, Fairview Health Services which are to provide the best and safest patient care, improve access to health care services, enhance the health of the community and advance medical or health care knowledge.
Community or Constituency Served Charitable donations help Fairview change lives, save lives and improve the health of the entire community. We serve all ages and demographics with a complete continuum of care. Based in Minneapolis, Fairview Health Services is a nonprofit, academic health system providing exceptional clinical care-from prevention of illness and injury to care for the most complex medical conditions. Fairview’s continuum includes 40+ primary care clinics, a wide-range of specialty services, home care, hospice and senior services.
Geographic Area Served Based in Minneapolis, Fairview Health Services currently serves the Twin Cities metropolitan area as well as the rural communities of Princeton, Wyoming, Hibbing and Grand Rapids.

Reports & Finances

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Notes from the Council

Starting November 1, 2020, Fairview Foundation’s fundraising efforts are being handled by the University of Minnesota Foundation. For more information, visit https://www.fairview.org/giving.

Organization Last Reviewed on 01/26/2018

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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Riverside Professional Bldg., #119 #119
Minneapolis, MN 55454
Phone: 612-672-7777

General Information

Alternative Name: None.
EIN: 41-1573810
Principal Staff: John Swanholm
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE): 19
Number of Volunteers: 50-100
Number of Clients: 848,075 outpatient registrations; 58,661 inpatient admissions.
Ruling Year: 2000


Board Chair: James Halverson
Number of Board Members: 17
Board Meetings with Quorum: 8
Average Member Attendance: 12.6

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