The mission of MNSBA is to increase awareness about Spina Bifida and enhance the lives of those affected.
Started in 1973, Minnesota Spina Bifida Association is a non-profit organization run by volunteers.
- Promote research into the causes, treatment and prevention of Spina Bifida.
- Promote, encourage, and stimulate the treatment, on-going care, education, socialization, career development and habilitation of people with Spina Bifida.
- Promote the training of competent personnel to aid in the treatment, care, education and adjustment of persons with Spina Bifida.
- Promote public awareness and action by initiating a national effort to inform the public about Spina Bifida.