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News and Press Releases

June 18, 2018
'A ray of hope': At Perspectives, Yolanda Farris addressed her trauma and addiction – and now helps others
For 34 years, Yolanda Farris' life was powered by lies. Addicted to cocaine, alcohol and marijuana since she was 14 years old, Farris told lie after lie to keep her job, to keep her children ...
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May 13, 2018
Vikings player Everson Griffen and his wife will help raise money for Perspectives
St. Louis Park-based Perspectives Inc. has announced that Everson Griffen, a Minnesota Vikings All-Pro defensive end, and his wife, Tiffany Griffen, will serve as the honorary chairs for the nonprofit’s Seed the Change Capital Campaign.
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March 26, 2018
Vikings DE Everson Griffen has a New Perspective
Perspectives, Inc. is pleased to announce that Everson Griffen, one of the premier players in the NFL and the Minnesota Vikings All-Pro defensive end, and his wife, Tiffany, will serve as the honorary chairs for their Seed the Change Capital Campaign.
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March 26, 2016
SpartanNash Foundation Presents $30,000 Grant
The SpartanNash Foundation recently presented $30,000 grants to two of its community nonprofit partners – Neighbors, Inc. and Perspectives, Inc. Read More ...


November, 2016
Perpsectives 40th Birthday
Families gathered to celebrate a milestone for Perspectives in St. Louis Park (gallery). Read More ...


March 30, 2016
Perspectives Named Finalist for National Grant Award
Perspectives program has been selected as one of eight finalists for the second
annual Gerry Rauenhorst Building
Community Award.
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March 30, 2016
Perspectives Family Center Introduces Bonding Bill
Expansion of Model Program for Homeless Women and Children.
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March 7, 2016
#Perspectives: Celebrating 40 Years 6,000+ Women and Children and Countless Lives Changed Forever.
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March, 2016
Interview with Chris Kelly-Jackels, MSW, LICSW Perspectives Vice President of Clinical & Program Services on trauma informed care.
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Media Contact

Jeffrey Martin
Director of Communications & Marketing

Phone: (952) 405-2516


Quick Facts

Founded in 1976, Perspectives, Inc. is an award-winning human service program that addresses society’s most pressing issues. Click here to download our Fact Sheet.


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501(c)(3) Status

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Board of Directors

Jeannie Seeley-Smith

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