2019 Expanding Opportunities for Youth and Families

OrganizationWebsitePurposeAmount
Amherst H. Wilder Foundationwilder.orgChild Development Center
$40,000
ANEW BAManewbam.orgUnrestricted
$25,000
Athletes Committed to Educating Students (ACES)aces4kids.orgUnrestricted$15,000
Baby's Space: A Place to Growbabyspace.orgUnrestricted$20,000
Breakthrough Twin Citiesbreakthroughtwincities.orgUnrestricted$30,000
Centro Tyrone Guzmancentromn.orgEducation Department$20,000
Children's Defense Fund Minnesotacdf-mn.orgCDF-MN Freedom Schools Program$25,000
Comunidades Organizando el Poder y la Acción Latinacopalmn.orgLatinx Parent Network$15,000
Cultural Wellness Center
culturalwellnesscenter.orgCulture-based classes/support for school staff$20,000
Educators for Excellence-Minnesotae4e.orgUnrestricted$30,000
Headway Emotional Health
headway.orgHome Visiting program-American Indian families$12,000
Hiawatha Academieshiawathaacademies.orgSupporting Family Engagement
$20,000
Jeremiah Programjeremiahprogram.orgQuality Early Childhood Education$20,000
Keystone Community Serviceskeystoneservices.orgYouth Programs$25,000
KIPP Minnesotakippminnesota.orgKIPP Through College Program$20,000
Minneapolis Public Schools
mpls.k12.mn.usFunding 0.6 FTE of a Data Scientist position$38,000
MN Comebackmncomeback.orgInfluencing families to advocate for education$25,000
Neighborhood House
neighb.orgParent and Early Childhood Education
$20,000
New Vision Foundationnu-viz.orgCoding and Digital Classes for Immigrant Youth $15,000
Northside Achievement Zonenorthsideachievement.orgUnrestricted $135,000
Parents Radically Organized
propelnonprofits.orgUnrestricted $20,000
Phyllis Wheatley Community Centerphylliswheatley.orgChild Center/Family Resource Center$25,000
Plymouth Christian Youth Centerpcyc-mpls.orgOut-of-Schooltime Program
$15,000
Project for Pride in Livingppl-inc.orgYouth and Parenting Services in Supportive Housing
$20,000
Reading Partners
readingpartners.orgReading Partners Twin Cities
$25,000
Saint Paul Promise Neighborhoodsaint-paul-promise-neighborhood.orgUnrestricted
$60,000
ServeMinnesota
serveminnesota.orgReading Corps in Licensed Family Child Care
$20,000
Southside Family Nurturing Centerssfnc.orgUnrestricted$20,000
Students for Education Reformstudentsforedreform.orgUnrestricted$20,000
Teach For America, Inc.
teachforamerica.orgUnrestricted
$20,000
The Banyan Communitybanyancommunity.orgUnrestricted$75,000
The Blake Schoolblakeschool.orgLearningWorks$15,000
The Family Partnershipthefamilypartnership.orgMulticultural Therapeutic Preschools
$50,000
The Minneapolis Foundationminneapolisfoundation.orgNorthside Funders Group / MPS$15,000
Washburn Center for Children
washburn.orgSchool-based services
$25,000
Way to Growwaytogrow.orgGreat By 8 Expansion & Data Integration System$60,000
YMCA of the Greater Twin Citiesymcamn.orgYMCA Beacons Program$20,000

2018 Strengthening Developing Communities

Central America

OrganizationWebsitePurposeAmount
Common Hopecommonhope.orgUnrestricted New Hope
$50,000
CREAcreanicaragua.orgUnrestricted
$7,500
Fabretto Children's Foundationfabretto.orgSAT Program and U of M Bee Squad Training$61,000
Friends of Canterafriendsofcantera.orgIn-Hive Beekeeping Workshop$2,000
Guatemalan Tomorrow Fund Inc
thegtfund.orgUnrestricted
$10,000
Pueblo a Pueblo, Inc
puebloapueblo.orgUnrestricted$15,000
Thousand Currents
thousandcurrents.orgEmpowering Indigenous Communities in Guatemala $50,000
University of Minnesota Foundationbeelab.umn.eduVirtual Nicaraugan Bee Seminars and Market Study
$8,000

West and Southeast Africa

OrganizationWebsitePurposeAmount
American Refugee Committeearcrelief.orgAsili 2.0$59,000
Educate Tanzaniaeducatetanzania.orgUnrestricted$10,000
One Village Partnersonevillagepartners.orgUnrestricted$40,000
The CHAIN COLLABORATIVEthechaincollaborative.orgUgandan Farmers Fund the Future$5,000
The Nature Conservancynature.orgTuungane Project$30,000
Root Capital
rootcapital.orgDemocratic Republic of Congo farm program
$10,000
Wellshare International
wellshareinternational.orgSurvive and Thrive$15,000

2019 Sustaining Environmental Systems

OrganizationWebsitePurposeAmount
Cannon River Watershed Partnershipcrwp.netUnrestricted$20,000
Friends of the Boundary Waters Wildernessbwca.orgUnrestricted$10,000
Friends of the Mississippi Riverfmr.orgUnrestricted
$30,000
Great River Greening
greatrivergreening.orgMinnehaha Creek Watershed District Partnership
$7,500
Kinnickinnic River Land Trustkinniriver.orgUnrestricted$12,500
Metro Bloomsmetroblooms.orgBassett Creek Clean Water Initiative$10,000
Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacymncenter.orgImprove Statewide Drainage Process in Limbo Creek$15,000
Minnesota Environmental Partnershipmepartnership.orgWorking Lands Drinking Water Protection Program$10,000
Minnesota Land Trust
mnland.orgSt. Louis River Estuary
$25,000
Mississippi Park Connectionparkconnection.orgUnrestricted $20,000
Monarch Joint Venturemonarchjointventure.orgMonarch Joint Venture Habitat Program$10,000
Northeastern Minnesotans for Wildernessnmworg.orgUnrestricted$15,000
St. Croix River Associationstcroixriverassociation.orgUnrestricted$25,000
The Nature Conservancynature.orgFreshwater Campaign: MN Headwater Fund $40,000
The Trust for Public Landtpl.orgCannon River Watershed Program
$10,000
Voyageurs National Park Association
voyageurs.orgUnrestricted
$10,000