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Who We Are

We are a partner to thousands of donors and nonprofit organizations working to help us meet our aspiration: A just and vibrant Minnesota where all people and communities thrive.

Our Impact

$1.25B
$1.25B
Combined Charitable Assets

The largest community foundation in the state

8,575
8,575
Grants Given

To organizations, initiatives and projects

17
17
Community Affiliates

Providing regional granting and donor involvement opportunities

$81M
$81M
Granted

To communities by the Foundation and our partners

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Donors

Make the most impact with your philanthropic dollars. Learn why we are the choice partner for thousands of donors.

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Professional Advisors

You can expect that we will take great care of your clients to ensure their unique giving visions are realized.

Nonprofits
Nonprofits

Through grants and partnership, we support innovative organizations across the state of Minnesota.

Stories From Our Community

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Rewriting Destiny

One man’s crusade to change the lives of the formerly and currently incarcerated

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Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation Announces Executive Promotion

Carrie Jo Short assumes new role as senior director, community impact at Minnesota’s largest community foundation.

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$2.1 Million in Grants Awarded from the Minnesota Disaster Recovery Fund

Minnesota Council on Foundations and Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation award second round of grants from the MDRF.

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$2 Million in Grants Awarded from the Minnesota Disaster Recovery Fund

Minnesota Council on Foundations and Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation award first grants from the MDRF.

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