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Join a Community of Philanthropy

Generosity is contagious. That is why we inspire generosity throughout Minnesota by creating new pathways for donors to activate and amplify their giving.

This Present Moment

Courage. Generosity. Persistence. All things we’ve seen in abundance, as people and organizations across Minnesota have stepped up to current challenges. Hear from donors and nonprofit leaders in this interview series with our President & CEO Eric J. Jolly, Ph.D.

Our Donors Make an Impact

At the Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation, you are part of a community of donors who make a difference every day. Learn more about our donors and how they inspire generosity across Minnesota.

Mya Honeywell
Where Giving Grows

Are you dreaming of making a difference? We can help you turn your generosity into action.

We are where giving grows. And we can be where your giving grows, too.

Stories of Inspiring Generosity

Watch The State of Higher Education

The State of Higher Education

In this Giving+Together event recap, three nonprofit partners share the importance of investing in higher education to support low-income, BIPOC & new American students.

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Read Three Generations of Giving

Three Generations of Giving

Christine Noonan shares how giving has become a family tradition.

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Read How to Decide Between a Donor Advised Fund and a Private Foundation

How to Decide Between a DAF and a Private Foundation

Compare the process, benefits and responsibilities of two popular giving vehicles.

Compare the two
Read Lifelines for Families of Healthcare Workers

Lifelines for Families of Healthcare Workers

Here are two ways the Frontline Families Fund is supporting families of frontline workers who’ve died of COVID-19.

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