The Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundations today announced more than $161,000 in grants made by the Diversity Endowment Funds – community-led funds where grantmaking is driven by members of the same racial and cultural communities that benefit from proposed projects and programs. The funds include Asian Pacific Endowment, El Fondo de Nuestra Comunidad, Pan African Community Endowment and Two Feathers Endowment.
Stuart C. Bear, attorney, is a partner, shareholder and president of Chestnut Cambronne. We recently sat down with Stuart and asked him some questions about end-of-year giving and working with the Foundations to identify and achieve his clients’ charitable goals.
The Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundations today announced Bo Thao-Urabe and Otis Zanders as recipients of the 2018 Facing Race Awards. The awardees will be recognized at a public ceremony held on October 1, at the University of St. Thomas.
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(August 15, 2018) The Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundations today announced noted scholar and author Duchess Harris as the keynote speaker for the 2018 Facing Race Awards.