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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 2015
Basic Field
FY 2014
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2014
% Difference
from FY 2014
$1,863,737 $1,824,965 $38,772 2%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2014 1,824,965 6,269,968 8,094,933 23%
2013 1,507,813 7,226,169 8,733,982 17%
2012 1,444,149 6,754,214 8,198,363 18%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2012 2013 2014
9,107 8,528 8,343
WORKFORCE 2014*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
51.9 14.7 23.8 90.3
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2014*
Adults Children Total
11,684 12,096 23,780
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2014
Case Type # %
HOUSING 3,866 46%
INCOME 1,318 16%
FAMILY 1,316 16%
CONSUMER 839 10%
INDIVIDUAL 499 6%
HEALTH 253 3%
EMPLOYMENT 93 1%
MISC 86 1%
EDUCATION 51 1%
JUVENILE 22 0%
TOTALS 8,343 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2014
Ethnicity # %
White 3,655 44%
African American 3,303 40%
Hispanic 676 8%
Native American 191 2%
Asian/Pacific 362 4%
Other 156 2%
TOTALS 8,343 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2014
Gender # %
Women 6,473 78%
Men 1,870 22%
TOTALS 8,343 100%

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