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|Address:||501 Bacon Street |
|Saint Louis, MO 63119|
|Report Expiration Date:||May 31, 2014|
|Original Business Start Date:||January 1984|
|Principal:||Andrew Thorp, Executive Director|
|Type of Business:||Charity - Local, Charity - Children & Youth|
|BBB Accreditation:||This organization is a BBB Accredited Charity.|
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"To improve the quality of life for children with learning disabilities and their families through innovative and comprehensive programs."
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Miriam: The Learning Disability Experts is the only one-stop resource for children with learning disabilities in the St. Louis region and operates two programs, the Miriam School and the Miriam Learning Center. The Miriam School serves 96 children, pre-kindergarten through eighth grade in small, ungraded classrooms with a ratio of ten students per teacher. Children come to the Miriam School with unique academic, social and personal challenges and the professional faculty provides an individualized education plan and curriculum designed to meet each child's needs, The mission of the Miriam Learning Center (MLC) is to improve the lives of children with learning challenges and their families through specialized therapeutic and educational services. MLC offers convenient after school, evening and weekend programs for over 300 children who need academic and therapeutic support to succeed in their current school. MLC has a variety of resources that will help children discover their learning potential. MLC's team of specialist professionals works with each child to determine the best support strategy. Services include: Psycho-educational Evaluations, Post High School Educational Evaluations, Occupational Therapy and Evaluations, Speech/Language Therapy and Evaluations, Music Therapy, Art Therapy, Tutoring with Certified Special Education Teachers, Study Skills Training, Educational Consultation, After School Adapted Enrichment Classes, Social Skills Training, Individual and Family Counseling, Summer Therapy Camp
For the year ended June 30, 2012, Miriam Foundation's program expenses were:
Fund raising costs were 15% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $991,613 are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)
This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.
According to Miriam Foundation's audited financial statements for the year ended June 30, 2012:
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