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Power of Relationships

Here's how one Professional Advisor helped open 100 funds with the Foundation.

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WINGS to Soar

WINGS provides Northfield women and youth with the financial resources they need to fly.

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Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation Announces Executive Promotions

Melanie Hoffert and Nadege Souvenir assume new roles at Minnesota’s largest community foundation.

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Five philanthropic questions
How to Answer Your Clients' Top Five Giving Questions

The Foundation answers some of the top questions your clients are going to ask about their giving this year.

Housing investments
Investing in Housing

Housing is the foundation for stable families and vibrant communities. We are focused on three key strategies to address homelessness and create access to affordable housing.

Model Cities residents
No Place Like Home

Model Cities creates an ideal community for residents like Melkua and Pamela at the BROWNstone in Saint Paul.

New Narrative Project
Walking in the Footsteps of Family

Robin Hickman-Winfield uses the works of her great-uncle, Gordon Parks, to educate youth on the importance of narrative change.

Giving trends
2020 Giving Trends

The Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation predicts the charitable giving trends of 2020.

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Legacy Letter
How A Legacy Letter Can Deepen Family Relationships

Legacy letters provide a peek at the past and a direction for the future.

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Why Tax Time is the Right Time to Talk Charitable Giving

Here are eight tips to start the conversation about charitable giving with your clients.

Endowment advice from nonprofit leaders
How to Grow a Successful Endowment Fund

These tips on how to build and grow your nonprofit endowment fund come straight from nonprofits with a successful endowment fund.

El Fondo
A Fund for Puerto Rico

The donor advised fund El Fondo Boricua brings people together to support Puerto Rican communities.

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Celebrating 80 Years of Impact

A reflection on eight decades of work to create a just and vibrant Minnesota where all people and communities thrive.

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Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation Announces New Board Members

Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation announces six new board members in 2020.

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A Sister's Love

Linda Turk’s love for her younger sister sparked her to establish a donor advised fund focused on mental health organizations.

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Advisor Industry News
20 Resources to Build Your Clients’ Charitable Giving Expertise

Check out our list of philanthropy books, podcasts and Ted Talks for helping your clients achieve their philanthropic goals.




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