New Life Family Services

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Our vision is to one day reach all abortion-minded and abortion-vulnerable individuals throughout Minnesota with comprehensive pregnancy-related services and the message of the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

New Life Family Services provides life-affirming services through the following programs:

Pregnancy Centers
New Life operates four pregnancy center locations, known as First Care Pregnancy Center, throughout the Twin Cities and Rochester communities. Each center is equipped with social workers, nurses, and trained staff who provide free pregnancy testing, ultrasounds, pregnancy-related counseling, referrals, resources, and more. All of our pregnancy centers also offer our Every Family parenting support program which allows families to earn practical items such as clothing, car seats, diapers, and more. In addition, STI testing and treatment is available at three of our locations; Minneapolis, Richfield, and Rochester.

Licensed Adoption Services
New Life Adoptions has been licensed to provide adoption services since 1980. Through our unique two-worker model, we serve both birth parents and adoptive families independently with separate adoption and birth parent social workers, ensuring each party in the adoption receives the best care and advocate throughout their entire adoption journey. New Life Adoptions facilitates full adoption services and partial services to allow for complete customization based on each individuals needs. In addition, New Life Adoptions is also licensed to provide embryo adoption.

Post-Abortion Recovery
Through Conquerors, New Life restores hope after abortion to men and women ready to seek healing from the damage a past abortion has caused in their lives. Conquerors offers both group sessions and individual mentoring. Our Conquerors curriculum is used around the world to provide hope and healing to hundreds of women and men every year.

Contact information

Mailing address:
New Life Family Services
1515 East 66th St.
Richfield, MN 55423


Phone: 612-866-7715

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 510153937

CEO/President: Tammy Kocher

Chairman: Jessica Johnson

Board size: 11


Ruling year: 2000

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 03/31

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 1985


At New Life Family Services, we compassionately open our doors and our hearts to women and men who believe abortion is the "only" solution to an unplanned pregnancy. Through practical and spiritual counsel, we provide education and support with the hope each client will make a life-affirming decision for their unborn child.

Mission statement


To honor the sanctity of human life by assisting clients in life-affirming decisions with the love and compassion of Christ.


We believe that God is the author of life and has a plan for each life, therefore, we do not provide or refer for abortions.

We seek to empower our clients in their decision-making process by offering information about all pregnancy-related options. This includes medically accurate information about abortion, a realistic and thorough examination of parenting and adoption, and access to ultrasound.

We are committed to offering support to those facing unplanned pregnancy or struggling with a past abortion experience without judgment or condemnation.

We are committed to assisting our clients in choosing between adoption and parenting without bias toward either option.

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Community Development

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating646 of 103346 of 79
Fund acquisition rating660 of 103548 of 79
Resource allocation rating858 of 103566 of 79
Asset utilization rating252 of 103319 of 79

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$47,073$24,321$17,708$6,775$12,846
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$1,216,078$884,988$722,212$328,111$274,218
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$968,127$558,946$487,980$537,485$601,560
Other long-term assets$19,936$6,782$6,782$10,593$28,500
Total long-term assets$988,063$565,728$494,762$548,078$630,060
Total assets$2,204,141$1,450,716$1,216,974$876,189$904,278
Payables and accrued expenses$154,249$114,844$111,841$108,917$98,183
Other current liabilities$3,310$4,030$11,170$9,000$0
Total current liabilities$157,559$118,874$123,011$117,917$98,183
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$0$32,863$49,612$0$0
Total long-term liabilities$463,096$32,863$49,612$0$0
Total liabilities$620,655$151,737$172,623$117,917$98,183
Net assets20202019201820172016
Without donor restrictions$662,179$814,155$706,015$758,272$806,095
With donor restrictions$921,307$484,824$338,336$0$0
Net assets$1,583,486$1,298,979$1,044,351$758,272$806,095
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$3,202,337$2,350,488$2,373,752$1,959,005$2,074,576
Program service revenue$157,155$141,489$105,426$96,884$119,762
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income($469,469)$6,761$0$0($32,616)
Other revenue($47,098)$15,074($59,912)($79,907)($60,915)
Total other revenue($359,412)$163,324$45,514$16,977$26,231
Total revenue$2,842,925$2,513,812$2,419,266$1,975,982$2,100,807
Program services$1,825,213$1,576,401$1,509,644$1,503,257$1,455,533
Management and general$473,663$413,796$387,327$386,632$405,057
Total expenses$2,558,418$2,259,184$2,133,187$2,023,805$1,966,193
Change in net assets20202019201820172016
Surplus (deficit)$284,507$254,628$286,079($47,823)$134,614
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$284,507$254,628$286,079($47,823)$134,614


Carl NelsonPresident$106,509
Tammy KocherExecutive Director$95,841
Leila SuttonSenior Accountant$64,803

Compensation data as of: 3/31/2020

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