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Our Mission

Advance a more just, creative, and abundant future where people and planet thrive

Celebrating Midwest Climate Leadership

In this opinion piece in Newsweek, we celebrate how our region is transforming itself from a source of the climate problem to the source of solutions.

Racing to Net Zero

Our $3 billion endowment is getting even cleaner and greener, and we invite others to join us.

We Celebrate Culture Bearers

McKnight Foundation Artist Fellowships Program partners with Indigenous Roots.

Video: This Is Our Moment

We can’t solve climate change without the Midwest. What happens here will make or break progress the world over.