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Foundations in Minnesota

 | Published on 9/5/2019

The top 40 giving foundations in Minnesota listed below are from GrantDomain. They’re prescreened: they have a staff, issue RFPs, or otherwise indicate interest in receiving grant proposals. Some foundations are omitted, even though they award large grants, because they don’t accept unsolicited grant proposals.


The Wells Fargo Foundation

The McKnight Foundation

U.S. Bancorp Foundation

Fred C. and Katherine B. Andersen Foundation

Minnesota Community Foundation

3M Foundation

Northwest Area Foundation

InFaith Community Foundation

The Hormel Foundation

Catholic Community Foundation of Minnesota

The Blandin Foundation

Thrivent Financial for Lutherans Foundation

Carl and Eloise Pohlad Family Foundation

Target Foundation

Central Minnesota Community Foundation

Best Buy Foundation

Curtis L. Carlson Family Foundation

Land O'Lakes Foundation

The Cargill Foundation
The Xcel Energy Foundation

Andreas Foundation

F. R. Bigelow Foundation

Ecolab Foundation

Northland Foundation

Patrick and Aimee Butler Family Foundation

George Family Foundation

CHS Foundation

RBC Foundation - USA

I.A. O'Shaughnessy Foundation

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of MN Foundation

Initiative Foundation

J.A. Wedum Foundation

West Central Initiative