The Minneapolis Foundation (MN)



The Minneapolis Foundation is a statewide center for philanthropy, where Minnesotans make a difference every day.


Founded in 1915, The Minneapolis Foundation is one of the nation's oldest and largest community foundations. The foundation has helped generations of Minnesotans create a charitable legacy and are invested in the future of our community.


Web Address

www.minneapolisfoundation.org/

Social Media Links

Twitter - @mplsfoundation

Assets

$710,631,840 - 2007-03-31


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Recent News from Minneapolis Foundation


Counterpoint: The first word in 'community foundations' still solidly applies
Foundation: Minneapolis Foundation

We work with individuals, families and businesses that want to make the most of their philanthropic resources. After the horrible school shooting...more

'He could have stopped this': the $18bn charity with a toxic culture
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Ford Foundation, Minneapolis Foundation

But inside the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, which counts ... and the foundation increasingly gave grants not just to local groups, but...more

Inside a Powerful Silicon Valley Charity, a Toxic Culture Festered
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Microsoft, Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Ford Foundation, Minneapolis Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation

The Silicon Valley Community Foundation's problems burst into view last month, when the Chronicle of Philanthropy published a detailed...more

Silicon Valley Community Foundation Puts Carson On Leave
Foundation: Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Minneapolis Foundation

Emmett D. Carson, Ph.D., president, CEO and board member of the $13.5 billion Silicon Valley Community Foundation (SVCF), has been put on paid administrative leave as an investigation into the...more

Unni Boksasp Ensemble to perform at Peoples Bank Theatre
Foundation: Hearst Foundation , Minneapolis Foundation

Additional support is provided by the Ministry of Culture of the People's Republic of China and the Chinese Heritage Foundation Grants Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation for Manhu. Funding for Sofi...more

Events announced for Peoples Bank Theatre
Foundation: Hearst Foundation , Minneapolis Foundation

Additional support is provided by the Ministry of Culture of the People's Republic of China and the Chinese Heritage Foundation Grants Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation for Manhu. Funding for Sofi...more

Think Systemically, Act Locally: Who's Backing This Push to Build Community Wealth?
Foundation: NoVo Foundation, Surdna Foundation , Minneapolis Foundation

These are heady times for local and regional giving. Although national funders coming out of places like New York and the Bay Area command the most attention, growing philanthropic wealth can be...more

The Big Shift: A City's Philanthropic Landscape Shows Us Where the Money Is
Foundation: Minneapolis Foundation

“We've broken $100 million for the first time in the foundation's history,” said R.T. Rybak, Minneapolis Foundation's president and CEO. “That's up 33 percent from last year and more than...more

The Minneapolis Foundation celebrates record year of giving, raising more than $100 million in ...
Foundation: Minneapolis Foundation

This preliminary figure represents a 33 percent increase in contributions over the previous year and more than double what the 102-year-old community foundation attracted just five years ago. During...more

Northfield Shares distributes over $62000 in grants, boosts TORCH program
Foundation: Northfield Area Foundation, Minneapolis Foundation

New to this year's process, Northfield Shares set aside the $10,000 from the Ames Fund of the Minneapolis Foundation for a special collaborative leadership grant. The money funded the majority of a...more

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