Educational Institutions

Love To Grow On

  • Circle Pines, MN
  • www.LoveToGrowOn.com

Mission Statement

Learning experiences in a nurturing and accepting atmosphere where
children can develop a sense of trust and security; Opportunity to enhance the
sense of dignity and self-worth within the child and their family, by fostering
the growth and development of the “whole child” and offering support to the
child’s family; Instilling Christian Values at an
early age helps to promote loving relationships in which each child can
thrive; Encouragement by creating a climate of
confidence and success for each child to grow on.

Main Programs

  1. Program 1
  2. Program 2
  3. Program 3
  4. Child Development Centers
Service Areas

Self-reported

Minnesota

We offer services to families living and/or working in the areas in and around Circle Pines, Lino Lakes, Lexington, and Blaine.

ruling year

1999

Executive Director

Self-reported

Linda Bartos King

Keywords

Self-reported

Childcare, Daycare, Preschool, Infant-Toddler, School-age, Christian Based, Accredited

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EIN

41-1915522

 Number

1323908482

Physical Address

10101 Lexington Ave

Circle Pines, MN 55014

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Kindergarten, Nursery Schools, Preschool, Early Admissions (B21)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Overview

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We provided full day care and education for up to 157 infants through school age children at our two centers.  Several parent nights and family events were held throughout the year to help build relationships and share about the learning process.  Our main goals for this year are to continue to diversify funding sources and grow enrollment at both sites.

Programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

Childcare & education: The organization provided quality care & rich learning experiences to over 150 children ages 6 weeks - 5th grade. A faculty of over 40 teachers & aides using child centered, developmentally appropriate curriculum provided children with creative arts, music, literacy, outdoor play, science, math & social growth opportunities

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Program 2

Parent Support: The organization provides parenting education as well as opportunities for building connections & support systems between parents & faculty. Several special events are held each year at the site Locations.

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Program 3

Nutrition: The organization provides nutritious meals & snacks, year round for children from over 100 families.

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Program 4

Child Development Centers

Love To Grow On offers a Christian based experiential learning environment for children from infancy through elementary school. Our centers are located in the North Metro area. We welcome families receiving childcare assistance.

Category

Early Childhood Education

Population(s) Served

Infants/Babies (under age 5)

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None

Budget

Service Areas

Self-reported

Minnesota

We offer services to families living and/or working in the areas in and around Circle Pines, Lino Lakes, Lexington, and Blaine.

Funding Needs

Our program needs funds to improve our outdoor areas and provide field trips and materials for the children.  Our ultimate goal would be to be able to raise funds for a scholarship fund to ensure all children would have access.

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Financials

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LOVE TO GROW ON
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

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Love To Grow On

Leadership

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Executive Director

Linda Bartos King

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Carol Koskinen

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