Headwaters Foundation for Justice
Headwaters Foundation for Justice, we support organizations such as yours who address issues at the core, not just treating the symptoms of injustice. We define the approach as social change, not social service. We encourage proposals from people historically excluded from resources and power, including people of color, women, poor and working class people, gay and lesbian, bisexual and transgender, low–income activists and those with disabilities.
Hermantown Community Fund
The Hermantown Community Fund, an affiliate fund of the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation, was created in 2005 to serve as a resource for the Hermantown Community. Unrestricted Funds are generally granted for initiatives that meet the changing needs of the Hermantown region in the following five areas: Arts, Civic Projects, Education, Environment, Human Services.
The HickoryTech Foundation connects businesses and consumers with advanced, integrated communication solutions in Minnesota, Iowa and the upper Midwest. HickoryTech, its employees and the HickoryTech Foundation recognize the importance of a vital community. The HickoryTech Foundation is proud to support nonprofit organizations that enhance educational, community outreach and cultural initiatives. Grants are awarded in the priority areas of education, commu...
Hugh J. Andersen Foundation
The mission of the Hugh J. Andersen Foundation is to give back to our community through focused efforts that foster inclusivity, promote equality, and lead to increased human independence, self sufficiency and dignity. The Foundation's primary geographic area of focus is the St. Croix Valley: Washington County in Minnesota and Pierce, Polk and St. Croix Counties in Wisconsin. Secondarily, there is an interest in St. Paul, Minnesota. Programmatic Focus...
The Initiative Foundation exists for one purpose, to improve the quality of life in central Minnesota. Foundation focus areas: The following focus areas represent the foundation's highest priorities from 2007 to 2012: Economic Opportunity, Protection of Key Places and Natural Resources, Children, Youth & Families, Organizational Effectiveness.
Irwin Andrew Porter Foundation
The Foundation provides funding for a variety of interest areas. The quality, innovation, thoughtfulness and effectiveness of a project are of more importance than the specific interest area. That said, areas of interest for IAP are the arts, education, environment and social programs. IAP limits its consideration to projects within Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota, Illinois and Michigan.
Jay and Rose Phillips Family Foundation
From the beginning, The Jay and Rose Phillips Family Foundation focused on areas where Jay saw the greatest need: efforts to combat discrimination and honor diversity, self–sufficiency, health, education and programs for people with disabilities. We award grants to nonprofits based in Minnesota and for work that benefits constituents or communities located in the Twin Cities 7–county metropolitan region (Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey,...
John P and Eleanor R Yackel Foundation - Minnesota & Vermont
It is the mission of the John P and Eleanor R Yackel Foundation to support programs that create a just and peaceful society, build sustainable environments, and in all we do, work toward the common good. The Foundation has three main areas of focus: Intercultural understanding at home and abroad that leads to economic justice and supports nonviolent approaches to conflict; Environmental preservation and the regeneration of natural resources, both urban and...
Jones Family Foundation
The Jones Family Foundation is a private philanthropic organization founded in 1988 by Ora G. Jones, Barbara R. Jones, Scott Jones and Anne Jones of Red Wing, Minnesota. The Jones Family Foundation is a donor advised fund of The Saint Paul Foundation. Our primary areas of focus will be family special needs, life–long learning, youth development and community sustainability.
The Jostens Foundation supports organizations in their work to create strong communities and healthy families and children. The Jostens Foundation is committed to ensuring that its strategy best serves the needs of its customers and plant communities, as well as its employees and sales representatives. Guiding the Foundation's giving and support is our focus on youth and education and programs that help young people become healthy, productive adults.