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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

$1.7B
$1.7B
Combined Charitable Assets

The largest community foundation in the state

9,028
9,028
Grants Given

To organizations, initiatives and projects

75
75
Minnesota Counties

Organizations throughout the state received grants

$101M
$101M
Granted

To communities by the Foundation and our partners

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Donors

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

Professional Advisors

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

Nonprofits

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

Stories From Our Community

Read How to Engage Your Board

How to Turn Your Board Members Into Your Biggest Advocates

Gift Planner Beth McCray shares her tips for activating nonprofit board members.

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Read Who Narrates Your Story?

Who Narrates Your Story?

Rekhet Si-Asar, executive director of In Black Ink, shares how stories humanize us and invite people in to share our world.

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Read Local lawyer’s passion for education fuels giving

Local Lawyer’s Passion for Education Fuels Giving

Jamie Forman gives back to help others move forward.

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Read How Advisors Supported Record Giving in 2020

How Advisors Supported Record Giving in 2020

Why 2021 is the time to incorporate giving into your practice.

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