2020 Expanding Opportunities for Youth and Families

Original Grant Amount + A COVID-19 Relief Grant (*).

OrganizationWebsitePurpose2020 Amount
Amherst H. Wilder Foundationwilder.orgChild Development Center (payable over four years)*$165,000
30,000 feet (formely known as ANEW BAM)anewbam.orgUnrestricted*$35,000
Athletes Committed to Educating Students (ACES)aces4kids.orgUnrestricted*$25,000
Augsburg Collegeaugsburg.eduMN Urban Debate League (Augsburg University), for expansion of Spanish & East African Debate Leagues$10,000
Baby's Space: A Place to Growbabyspace.orgUnrestricted*$40,000
Breakthrough Twin Citiesbreakthroughtwincities.orgUnrestricted (payable over two years)*$75,000
Centro Tyrone Guzmancentromn.orgUnrestricted (payable over two years)*$65,000
Children's Defense Fund Minnesotacdf-mn.orgCDF-MN Freedom Schools Program*$30,000
CLUESclues.orgUnrestricted$15,000
Comunidades Organizando el Poder y la Acción Latina (or COPAL)copalmn.orgUnrestricted*$25,000
Cultural Wellness Centerculturalwellnesscenter.orgUnrestricted*$35,000
Ed Alliesedalliesmn.orgUnrestricted$15,000
Educators for Excellence-Minnesotae4e.orgUnrestricted (payable over two years)*$70,000
Great MN Schoolsgreatmnschools.orgUnrestricted$15,000
Hallie Q. Brown Community Centerhallieqbrown.orgUnrestricted$15,000
Headway Emotional Healthheadway.orgInfant Home Visiting*$17,000
Hiawatha Academieshiawathaacademies.orgUnrestricted*$35,000
Interfaith Action of Greater Saint Paulinterfaithaction.orgAmerican Indian Youth Enrichment (AIYE)$15,000
Jeremiah Programjeremiahprogram.orgJeremiah Program Minneapolis-St. Paul*$30,000
Ka Joog Nonprofit Organizationkajoog.orgUnrestricted$10,000
Keystone Community Serviceskeystoneservices.orgUnrestricted*$35,000
KIPP Minnesotakippminnesota.orgPromoting Enrollment at Quality HS*$35,000
Minneapolis Foundationminneapolisfoundation.orgNorthside Funders Group*$20,000
Minneapolis Public Schoolsmpls.k12.mn.usData Analyst for SEL*$83,000
Minnesota Education Equity Partnershipmneep.orgUnrestricted$15,000
Minnesota Parent Unionmnparentunion.orgUnrestricted*$20,000
Neighborhood Houseneighb.orgParent and Early Childhood Education*$30,000
New Vision Foundationnu-viz.orgUnrestricted*$25,000
Northside Achievement Zonenorthsideachievement.orgUnrestricted (payable over two years)*$320,000
Parent Radically Organizedpropelnonprofits.orgUnrestricted*$5,000
Phyllis Wheatley Community Centerphylliswheatley.orgUnrestricted*$40,000
Plymouth Christian Youth Centerpcyc-mpls.orgUnrestricted (payable over two years)*$45,000
Project for Pride in Livingppl-inc.orgYouth and Parenting Services in Supportive Housing*$30,000
Reading Partnersreadingpartners.orgUnrestricted*$35,000
Saint Paul Promise Neighborhoodsaint-paul-promise-neighborhood.orgSaint Paul Promise Neighborhood (payable over five years)*$255,000
ServeMinnesotaserveminnesota.orgReading Corps in Licensed Family Child Care*$30,000
Southside Family Nurturing Centerssfnc.orgUnrestricted*$40,000
Our Turn (Formerly Students For Education Reform)itsourturn.orgUnrestricted*$30,000
Teach For America, Inc.teachforamerica.orgUnrestricted*$30,000
The Banyan Communitybanyancommunity.orgUnrestricted*$95,000
The Blake Schoolblakeschool.orgUnrestricted*$25,000
The Family Partnershipthefamilypartnership.orgMulticultural Therapeutic Preschools*$60,000
The Sanneh Foundationthesannehfoundation.orgUnrestricted$15,000
Think Smallthinksmall.orgBuild Your Own$15,000
Voices for Racial Justicevoicesforracialjustice.orgUnrestricted$15,000
Washburn Center for Childrenwashburn.orgUnrestricted*$35,000
Way to Growwaytogrow.orgUnrestricted*$70,000
WE WIN Institute, Inc.we-win.orgUnrestricted*$15,000
Wildflower Schoolswildflowerschools.orgUnrestricted*$15,000
YMCA of the Greater Twin Citiesymcamn.orgYMCA Beacons Program*$30,000

2020 Strengthening Developing Communities

Original Grant Amount + A COVID-19 Relief Grant (*).

Central America

OrganizationWebsitePurposeAmount
Common Hopecommonhope.orgUnrestricted*$34,700
CREAcreanicaragua.orgUnrestricted*$13,700
Fabretto Children's Foundationfabretto.orgUnrestricted*$76,200
Groundswell Internationalgroundswellinternational.orgUnrestricted*$36,100
Guatemalan Tomorrow Fund, Inc.
thegtfund.orgUnrestricted*$38,700
Mama Hopemamahope.orgUnrestricted*$37,200
Pueblo a Pueblo, Inc.
puebloapueblo.orgUnrestricted*$25,700
Seeds for Progress Foundationseedsforprogress.orgUnrestricted*$22,200
Thousand Currents
thousandcurrents.orgUnrestricted*$83,700

West, East, and Southern Africa

OrganizationWebsitePurposeAmount
One Village Partnersonevillagepartners.orgUnrestricted*$76,200
Eastern Congo Initiativeeasterncongo.orgUnrestricted*$66,000
Root Capitalrootcapital.orgEastern DRC*$38,700
The Nature Conservancynature.orgTuungane Project, Western Tanzania*$77,700
Wellshare International
wellshareinternational.orgUnrestricted*$41,700
The CHAIN COLLABORATIVEthechaincollaborative.orgUnrestricted*$12,800
Friends of Raising the Village, Inc.raisingthevillage.orgUnrestricted*$38,700

2020 Sustaining Environmental Systems

Original Grant Amount + A COVID-19 Relief Grant (*).

OrganizationWebsitePurposeAmount
Cannon River Watershed Partnershipcrwp.netUnrestricted*$28,000
Friends of the Boundary Waters Wildernessbwca.orgUnrestricted*$16,000
Friends of the Mississippi Riverfmr.orgUnrestricted*$42,000
Great River Greening
greatrivergreening.orgUnrestricted*$16,000
Kinnickinnic River Land Trustkinniriver.orgUnrestricted*$28,500
Lake Pepin Legacy Alliancelakepepinlegacyalliance.orgUnrestricted$10,000
Metro Bloomsmetroblooms.orgUnrestricted*$15,000
Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacymncenter.orgUnrestricted*$25,000
Minnesota Environmental Partnershipmepartnership.orgUnrestricted*$13,000
Minnesota Land Trust
mnland.orgSt. Louis River*$32,000
Minnesota State University Mankatomnsu.eduLe Sueur River Watershed Network$7,500
Mississippi Park Connectionparkconnection.orgUnrestricted*$22,000
Northeastern Minnesotans for Wildernessnmworg.orgUnrestricted*$22,000
St. Croix River Associationstcroixriverassociation.orgUnrestricted*$41,000
The Nature Conservancynature.orgUnrestricted$42,000
The Trust for Public Landtpl.orgUnrestricted*$10,000
Voyageurs Conservancy (formerly known as Voyageurs National Park Association)
voyageurs.orgUnrestricted*$15,000