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Program Profile

Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Inc.

Jessie R. Nicholson, Executive Director
Alliance Bank Center, 55 E. 5th Street, Suite 1000, St. Paul MN 55101-1448
Phone: (651) 228-9823; Fax: (651) 228-9450
http://www.smrls.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$1,824,965 $1,507,813 $317,152 21%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2013 1,507,813 7,226,169 8,733,982 17%
2012 1,444,149 6,754,214 8,198,363 18%
2011 1,692,225 7,121,442 8,813,667 19%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2011 2012 2013
9,960 9,107 8,528
WORKFORCE 2013*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
48.2 14.3 22.9 85.5
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2013*
Adults Children Total
11,744 12,580 24,324
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2013
Case Type # %
HOUSING 3,523 41%
FAMILY 1,789 21%
INCOME 1,308 15%
CONSUMER 728 9%
INDIVIDUAL 513 6%
HEALTH 264 3%
EMPLOYMENT 160 2%
MISC 133 2%
EDUCATION 82 1%
JUVENILE 28 0%
TOTALS 8,528 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2013
Ethnicity # %
White 4,081 48%
African American 2,949 35%
Hispanic 724 8%
Native American 213 2%
Asian/Pacific 404 5%
Other 157 2%
TOTALS 8,528 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2013
Gender # %
Women 6,423 75%
Men 2,105 25%
TOTALS 8,528 100%

Counties Served

Blue Earth, Brown, Carver, Cottonwood, Dakota, Dodge, Faribault, Fillmore, Freeborn, Goodhue, Houston, Jackson, Le Sueur, McLeod, Martin, Mower, Murray, Nicollet, Nobles, Olmsted, Pipestone, Ramsey, Redwood, Rice, Rock, Scott, Sibley, Steele, Wabasha, Waseca, Washington, Watonwan, Winona


Branch office locations

Southern Mn. Regional Legal Services, Inc.
12 Civic Center Plaza, #3000, P. O. Box 3304
Mankato, MN 56002

Southern Mn. Regional Legal Services, Inc.
66 East Third Street, Suite 204,
Winona, MN 55987-3466

Southern Mn. Regional Legal Services, Inc.
712 Canterbury Road South,
Shakopee, MN 55379

Southern Mn. Regional Legal Services, Inc.
132 North Broadway,
Albert Lea, MN 56007

Migrant Legal Services
1015 7th Avenue N,
Moorhead, MN 56560

Southern Mn. Regional Legal Services, Inc.
579 Wells St. #l00,
St.Paul, MN 55101

Southern Mn. Regional Legal Services, Inc.
421-Tenth Street,
Worthington, MN 56187

Southern MN Regional Legal Services, Inc
450 North Syndicate St., Suite 285,
St. Paul, MN 55104

Southern MN Regional Legal Services, Inc.
903 West Center Street, Suite 130,
Rochester, MN 55902