As Minnesota’s largest community foundation, we work with donors across the state to inspire generosity and create lasting impact.
A Vibrant Minnesota
We inspire generosity, advocate for equity and invest in
community-led solutions. Together, these three strategic pillars
guide our work in and for Minnesota and the Twin Cities’ East Metro.
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.
Combined Charitable Assets
The largest community foundation in the state
To organizations, initiatives and projects
Providing regional granting and donor involvement opportunities
To communities by the Foundation and our partners
Since its founding in 2011, the Hmong American Farmers Association (HAFA) has worked to build the capacity and wealth of Hmong American farming families.See How HAFA Grows More Good
Our Strategic Plan
Our strategic plan guides our work in Minnesota and to support the needs of the Twin Cities’ East Metro for the next five years.SEE HOW OUR STRATEGIC PLAN COMES TO LIFE
Stories From Our Community
Check out our list of philanthropy books, podcasts and Ted Talks for helping your clients achieve their philanthropic goals.Learn more
Grants include funding for organizations and programs that elevate the voices and civic participation of communities that often go unheard.Learn more