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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 %
2012 1,444,149 6,754,214 8,198,363 18%
2011 1,692,225 7,121,442 8,813,667 19%
2010 1,765,194 7,491,034 9,256,228 19%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2010 2011 2012
10,249 9,960 9,107
WORKFORCE 2012
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
46 16 22 84

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2012*
Adults Children Total
13,385 12,638 26,023
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2012
Case Type # %
HOUSING 3,287 36%
FAMILY 2,150 24%
INCOME 1,512 17%
CONSUMER 696 8%
INDIVIDUAL 646 7%
HEALTH 309 3%
EMPLOYMENT 207 2%
MISC 189 2%
EDUCATION 61 1%
JUVENILE 50 1%
TOTALS 9,107 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2012
Ethnicity # %
White 4,683 51%
African American 2,810 31%
Hispanic 850 9%
Native American 162 2%
Asian/Pacific 465 5%
Other 137 2%
TOTALS 9,107 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2012
Gender # %
Women 6,804 75%
Men 2,303 25%
TOTALS 9,107 100%

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