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2021: A Year of Rebuilding
2021: A Year of Rebuilding

2021 presented us with opportunities to rethink, regroup and reflect on how to best do our work. We continued to respond to the pandemic, support the community and partner with generous donors and innovative nonprofits.

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New Ways to Grow Your Nonprofit Endowment Fund
New Ways to Grow Your Nonprofit Endowment Fund

Learn how to grow your endowment fund by promoting charitable gift annuities.

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Foundation Announces New Board Members Beginning in 2022
Foundation Announces New Board Members Beginning in 2022

The Foundation announced the election of four new members to its board of directors, beginning their terms in 2022.

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Donors Making an Impact on Their Communities
Donors Making an Impact on Their Communities

See how some of our donors have chosen to make an impact, and learn a few ways you can shape your future giving plans.

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Important Announcement about Our Grantmaking in 2022
Important Announcement about Our Grantmaking in 2022

Our 2022 Building Community Capacity grants will be different as we transition to a new enterprise system and adopt a new Grant Portal.

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The Byproduct of Putting People First
The Byproduct of Putting People First

Board Member Feature: Nancy Lyons explores the roles equity and intersectionality play in creating a healthy work environment.

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Nonprofits 101
Nonprofits 101

Learn how the Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation partners with nonprofit organizations to strengthen our community.

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Three Tax-Wise Ways To Support Your Clients’ Year-End Giving
Three Tax-Wise Ways To Support Your Clients’ Year-End Giving

Here are a few tips that can help your clients effectively prepare for end-of-year giving.

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Foundation Welcomes Casey Shultz as Director of Investor Relations
Foundation Welcomes Casey Shultz as Director of Investor Relations

The Foundation today announced that Casey Shultz has joined the organization as Director of Investor Relations.

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Xavier Tavera
Xavier Tavera

Latinx in Rural Midwest consists of film and photography from Xavier Tavera as part of an ongoing series about the Latinx community and their unique historic tie to American land.

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Foundation Invests in Afghan Resettlement Plan
Foundation Invests in Afghan Resettlement Plan

The Foundation partners with the Minnesota Council on Foundations and others to help new Afghan arrivals resettle in Minnesota.

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The Manidoo Ogitigaan Artist Collective
The Manidoo Ogitigaan Artist Collective

The Birch Bark Canoe was created by the Manidoo Ogitigaan Artist Collective, a group of Indigenous artists who work to preserve the teachings, practices and traditions of their people through traditional Anishinaabeg art forms.

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Art In This Present Moment Grants Announced
Art In This Present Moment Grants Announced

Funding recognizes Minnesota’s Black, Indigenous and people of color artists and their work created at the intersection of cultural art and activism.

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Thomas Stillday, Jr.
Thomas Stillday, Jr.

Thomas Stillday, Jr. is an Indigenous beadwork artist who mixes unique stitching techniques with a distinct choice of colors to create unique Ojibwe designs on bandolier bags.

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Robin Hickman-Winfield
Robin Hickman-Winfield

Robin Hickman-Winfield celebrates the stories, elegance, beauty and talent of Black men and women through soulful dolls.

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Kazua Melissa Vang
Kazua Melissa Vang

Artist Kazua Melissa Vang uses photography and mixed media art to preserve the legacy of her father and tell the stories of her family and Hmong heritage.

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