Through mentoring, education and support, Parenting With Purpose will bring healing, restoration and liberty to families affected by incarceration.

We hope you will take the opportunity to give on this special day!

Fast Facts

Did You Know?

  • 15,000 children in our state have a parent serving time behind bars
  • Children with an incarcerated parent are among the highest at-risk and least visible populations in Minnesota.
  • 60-80% of children with an incarcerated parent are likely to wind up in the criminal justice system themselves.

Proven Success

How Parenting With Purpose Makes A Difference

  • 97% of kids in our mentoring program remain crime-free and 90% of youth show marked academic improvement
  • 100% of parents released acquire a job, schooling or safe housing
  • 86% of released parents remain crime-free

KARE11 interviewed a few select non-profits in Minnesota that are making a huge difference within their mentoring programs for children and families.  Parenting With Purpose was one of the featured organizations selected.