Park Nicollet Foundation

Mission Statement

Park Nicollet Foundation works to improve the health and well-being of our patients, families and community through partnerships and philanthropy.

Impact and Programs

Accomplishments Park Nicollet Foundation raised over $5.9 Million dollars with support from 5,934 donors , exceeding our $5.5 million dollar goal. Overall, total support provided to the areas of Patient and Family Experience, Innovation and Research and Community Benefit totaled $6,876,273. Distribution of funds are as followed: 70% to Patient and Family Experiences, 23% to community partnerships/benefit, and 7% to Innovation and Research. In addition, 1,470 volunteers worked 113,886 hours valued at $2.7 million to enhance patient care across all of the Park Nicollet Health Services.
Current Goals Park Nicollet Foundation is focused on working to improve the health and well-being of our patients, families and community through partnership and philanthropy. Our fundraising goal for 2018 is $3.5 Million. Key areas of focus in 2018 will be on the planning and sustainability efforts of our Park Nicollet Foundation signature programs: School-Based Health Resource Centers - which provide free health care to children from birth through high school graduation in St. Louis Park, Burnsville, Brooklyn Center and Richfield, Growing Through Grief, which helps children in school through the grieving process of losing a loved one, reaching more than 500 children each week across 13 school districts, and No Obstacles to Wellbeing (NOW!) - which eliminates access barriers by providing in-school mental health services through secure video technology, with access to both Spanish and English speaking therapists. Goals also include launching a major gifts campaign to support Children's Mental Health. In addition to raising financial support for our signature programs in the community we also continue to have major fundraising efforts in place to support Park Nicollet Health Services Patient and Family Experiences and Research and Innovation. Some of these key areas include: Frauenshuh Cancer Center, Struthers Parkinson's Center, Jane Brattain Breast Center, International Diabetes Center, Stroke Inspire, Melrose Center and Hospice. In addition to fundraising efforts we will also recruit, support and develop 1,000 + volunteers in their work with patients throughout Park Nicollet.
Community or Constituency Served Communities served: Bloomington, Brooklyn Center, Burnsville, Champlin, Chanhassen, Eagan, Eden Prairie, Golden Valley, Lakeville, Maple Grove, Minneapolis, Minnetonka, Plymouth, Prior Lake, Richfield, Riverside, Rogers, Shorewood, Shakopee, St. Louis Park and Wayzata.
Geographic Area Served Carver, Dakota, Hennepin and Scott counties.

Reports & Finances

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Notes from the Council

Organization Last Reviewed on 03/11/2018

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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6500 Excelsior Blvd
St. Louis Park, MN 55426
Phone: 952-993-5023

General Information

Alternative Name: Park Nicollet
EIN: 23-7346465
Principal Staff: Elizabeth Warner
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE): 10.5
Volunteer Opportunities: Yes
Number of Clients: 15000.
Ruling Year: 1974


Board Chair: Dean Bursch
Number of Board Members: 18
Board Meetings with Quorum: 7
Average Member Attendance: 15.1

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