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Park Square Theatre Company

3 Grants

$100,000
2021
Arts & Culture
for general operating support
$100,000
2019
Arts & Culture
for general operating support
$100,000
2018
Arts & Culture
for general operating support

Partnership Project

6 Grants

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Washington, DC

$100,000
2020
Midwest Climate & Energy
to advance the goals of economic, racial, climate, and environmental justice in the Midwest
$500,000
2020
Midwest Climate & Energy
to help climate advocates improve their public engagement work
$150,000
2019
Midwest Climate & Energy
to support the Climate Advocacy Lab
$150,000
2018
Midwest Climate & Energy
to support the Climate Advocacy Lab
$550,000
2017
Mississippi River
to support federal clean water defense
$550,000
2017
Midwest Climate & Energy
to support federal clean air and climate defense

Patrick’s Cabaret

1 Grant

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Minneapolis, MN

$50,000
2017
Arts & Culture
for general operating support

Penumbra Theatre Company

3 Grants

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St. Paul, MN

$500,000
2021
Vibrant & Equitable Communities
for general operating support, and to build capacity for program piloting and business plan development for Penumbra’s next lifecycle as a center for racial healing and performing arts campus
$500,000
2020
Other Grantmaking
for emergency relief funding for theatres of color
$300,000
2018
Arts & Culture
for general operating support

People’s Action Institute

1 Grant

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Chicago, IL

$100,000
2021
Midwest Climate & Energy
to support the launch of a climate-focused deep canvass to strengthen democratic participation in the Midwest

Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement

1 Grant

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Washington, DC

$100,000
2021
Other Grantmaking
to expand a pooled fund that explores the ways faith and faith communities can support democracy and civic life

Pillsbury United Communities

11 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$120,000
2021
Arts & Culture
for operating support of Pillsbury House & Theatre, the professional arts arm of Pillsbury United Communities
$500,000
2021
Vibrant & Equitable Communities
for general operating support
$100,000
2020
Other Grantmaking
to support the Pillsbury House Theatre
$400,000
2019
Region & Communities
for general operating support and one-time innovation funding
$100,000
2019
Education
to support continuation of the School Board Academy to support community members in acting as engaged, informed leaders on charter school boards
$375,000
2019
Arts & Culture
for McKnight Artist Fellowships for mid-career and established community-engaged artists
$250,000
2018
Other Grantmaking
to operationalize the community visions for Upper Harbor Terminal redevelopment and provide a model for redevelopment throughout North Minneapolis
$312,000
2018
Mississippi River
for the continuation of the Environmental Justice Coordinating Council in North Minneapolis
$275,000
2017
Region & Communities
for general operating support, project-based innovation for Human Centered Design, and the School Board Academy
$200,000
2017
Region & Communities
to support the capital campaign of North Market
$240,000
2017
Arts & Culture
to support Pillsbury House and Theatre

Plains Art Museum

3 Grants

$60,000
2021
Arts & Culture
for general operating support
$60,000
2019
Arts & Culture
for general operating support
$60,000
2017
Arts & Culture
for general operating support

Playwrights’ Center

6 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$471,000
2021
Arts & Culture
for a fellowship program to support Minnesota-based theater artists
$432,000
2020
Arts & Culture
for the McKnight Artist Fellowships for playwrights
$260,000
2019
Arts & Culture
for general operating and capital project support
$471,000
2018
Arts & Culture
to support the McKnight Fellowships for Theater Artists
$432,000
2017
Arts & Culture
for the McKnight Artist Fellowships for Playwrights and the McKnight National Residency and Commission
$240,000
2016
Arts & Culture
for general operating support

Plug In America

2 Grants

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Los Angeles, CA

$60,000
2021
Midwest Climate & Energy
to promote the consumer voice of electric vehicle owners and to advance transportation electrification in Minnesota and the Midwest
$60,000
2019
Midwest Climate & Energy
to advance transportation electrification in the Midwest by promoting the consumer voice in regulatory filings and public utility commission workshops

Plymouth Christian Youth Center

4 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$100,000
2019
Arts & Culture
to support artists and arts programs at the Capri Theater in North Minneapolis
$375,000
2018
Education
to create career pathways into education in collaboration with the Metropolitan Federation of Alternative Schools, and for general operating support
$100,000
2017
Arts & Culture
to support artists and arts programs at the Capri Theater in North Minneapolis
$250,000
2016
Arts & Culture
for capital support to renovate and expand the Capri Theater

Policy Innovators in Education Network

1 Grant

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Minneapolis, MN

$150,000
2018
Education
for general operating support

Pollen Midwest

1 Grant

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Minneapolis, MN

$50,000
2021
Vibrant & Equitable Communities
to create a comprehensive voter education initiative across multiple media platforms that will help Minneapolis voters make informed decisions with their civic engagement and leadership in advance of the 2021 municipal elections

Popular Knowledge Women’s Initiative Farmer to Farmer Cooperative Society Limited

2 Grants

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KAMPALA, Uganda

$160,000
2018
International
FRN-based community phytosanitation initiative for the control of cassava virus diseases in Bukedea district, Eastern Uganda
$60,000
2016
International
for the project, Enhancing cassava and cowpea integrated pest management approaches for food and nutrition security in Eastern Uganda

Powderhorn Park Neighborhood Association

1 Grant

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Minneapolis, MN

$100,000
2021
Other Grantmaking
to aid the capacity and infrastructure surrounding the REACH Twin Cities initiative

Prairie Lakes Regional Arts Council

2 Grants

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Waseca, MN

$140,000
2021
Arts & Culture
for re-granting programs in support of individual artists
$140,000
2019
Arts & Culture
for re-granting programs in support of individual artists

Prairie Rivers Network

2 Grants

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Champaign, IL

$680,000
2018
Mississippi River
to support floodplain restoration, adoption of conservation agriculture practices, and to explore market-based incentives for conservation, and for general operating support
$144,000
2017
Mississippi River
to initiate and co-lead an Upper Mississippi River Basin-focused floodplain restoration network

Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center

1 Grant

$180,000
2016
Midwest Climate & Energy
to support rural climate change education and action initiatives through the statewide Youth Energy Summit (YES!)

Prepare and Prosper

4 Grants

$130,000
2021
Vibrant & Equitable Communities
for general operating support
$275,000
2019
Region & Communities
for general operating support
$275,000
2017
Region & Communities
for general operating support
$250,000
2016
Region & Communities
to build financial inclusion for the financially underserved through a suite of financial products that allow them to safely and affordably transact, save, and rebuild credit

PRG

1 Grant

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Minneapolis, MN

$50,000
2021
Vibrant & Equitable Communities
for general operating support

Programa de Promocion de la Sustentabilidad y Conocimientos Compartidos PROSUCO

2 Grants

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La Paz, Bolivia

$300,000
2021
International
Collective actions motivated by innovations and local services to improve the agroecological efficiency of production systems in the communities
$300,000
2018
International
Development of productive services for family farming based on farmers' networks

Project for Pride in Living

3 Grants

$500,000
2021
Vibrant & Equitable Communities
for general operating support
$750,000
2018
Region & Communities
for general operating support and a targeted investment to explore a new model of affordable housing production
$500,000
2017
Region & Communities
to support the renovation and expansion of PPL's Learning Center, and the creation of a working capital for pool for accelerated affordable housing production and preservation

Promise Neighborhood of Central Minnesota

1 Grant

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Saint Cloud, MN

$150,000
2021
Vibrant & Equitable Communities
to educate, empower, and support the community when addressing and advocating for housing issues

Propel Nonprofits

10 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$2,500,000
2021
Arts & Culture
for the Seeding Cultural Treasures Initiative
$90,000
2021
Vibrant & Equitable Communities
for the Recovery Capital Loan Program helping nonprofits recover and rebuild from the effects of the pandemic and unrest
$150,000
2021
Vibrant & Equitable Communities
to build the capacity of a youth-led movement to increase the democratic participation, educational opportunity, and long-term financial prosperity of BIPOC youth and young adults in Minneapolis and St. Paul
$50,000
2019
Education
to launch a program supporting low-income parents and parents of color to use their power to hold the education system accountable for high quality, culturally affirming experiences
$1,278,000
2019
Education
to strengthen existing organizations led by and/or serving People of Color and Indigenous People to increase their effectiveness and impact on family engagement and educational outcomes
$450,000
2018
Arts & Culture
for Twin Cities Theatres of Color Coalition (TCTOCC) for strategic planning for its five members which produce theatre by, for, and about communities of color
$40,000
2018
Education
to incubate and launch a grassroots parent organizing movement to increase academic outcomes for kids in the Twin Cities
$500,000
2018
Other Grantmaking
for general operating support
$25,000
2017
Other Grantmaking
for transition support for the merger of Nonprofits Assistance Fund and MAP for Nonprofits
$60,000
2017
Education
to support the Coalition of Asian American Leaders (CAAL)

Public Art St. Paul

2 Grants

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Saint Paul, MN

$150,000
2020
Arts & Culture
for general operating support, and to support the City Artist program
$150,000
2018
Arts & Culture
for general operating support and support for the City Artist Program

Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility

1 Grant

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Silver Spring, MD

$155,000
2017
Mississippi River
to provide technical support to the Mississippi River Collaborative and protect wetlands and other waterways in Tennessee

Public Religion Research Institute

1 Grant

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Washington, DC

$100,000
2018
Other Grantmaking
to support a series of four polls and associated journalistic coverage to investigate the rifts and resentments characterizing our national political moment and the pathways to a fully inclusive democracy

Purdue University

2 Grants

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West Lafayette, IN

$32,000
2019
International
for Transforming rural communities in West Africa through grain processing, market-led nutrition and social innovation
$320,000
2018
Mississippi River
to support the Midwest Cover Crops Council work to restore year-round living cover on Midwest landscapes

Quantified Ventures

1 Grant

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Washington, DC

$175,000
2019
Mississippi River
to support efforts to bring Environmental Impact Bond structuring services to two cities along the Mississippi River

R Street Institute

2 Grants

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Washington, DC

$100,000
2021
Midwest Climate & Energy
to support engagement in the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on multiple topics to drive renewable and distributed energy resource adoption in the Midwest
$200,000
2019
Midwest Climate & Energy
to support engagement in the Minnesota PUC performance-based ratemaking proceeding

Ragamala Dance

3 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$40,000
2021
Arts & Culture
to support capital improvements and moving costs for a new studio/office space
$80,000
2020
Arts & Culture
for general operating support
$80,000
2017
Arts & Culture
for general operating support

Rain Taxi

3 Grants

$40,000
2021
Arts & Culture
for general operating support
$40,000
2019
Arts & Culture
for general operating support
$45,000
2017
Arts & Culture
for general operating support

Ramsey County

2 Grants

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St. Paul, MN

$50,000
2019
Region & Communities
to support the launch of a Rice-Larpenteur Gateway Alliance to provide guidance of improvement projects and redevelopment within the Rice-Larpenteur Gateway corridor
$50,000
2017
Region & Communities
to complete a person-level inventory of the skills and interests of residents within Minneapolis and St. Paul

Recharge America

1 Grant

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Fairfax, CA

$50,000
2021
Midwest Climate & Energy
to support Recharge Minnesota to recognize state EV leaders and conduct community engagement campaigns

ReConnectRondo

1 Grant

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St. Paul, MN

$170,000
2019
Region & Communities
for general operating support, and for a feasibility study

Red Eye Collaboration

3 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$50,000
2020
Arts & Culture
to build out Red Eye’s new performance space
$80,000
2020
Arts & Culture
for general operating support
$130,000
2018
Arts & Culture
for general operating support, and for a one-time change capital request in support of leadership transition

Regeneration International

2 Grants

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Minneapolis, MN

$20,000
2021
International
to support the Peoples Food Summit
$100,000
2019
Mississippi River
to build supply chain infrastructure that supports regenerative farming in the Midwest

Regenerative Agriculture Alliance

1 Grant

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Northfield, MN

$200,000
2021
Vibrant & Equitable Communities
to support building a replicable, scalable, equitable regenerative poultry network in Southern Minnesota that reaches into BIPOC communities

Regents of the University of Michigan

3 Grants

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Ann Arbor, MI

$17,000
2019
International
for Agroecological liquid bio-inputs ("bioles"): a review with a special focus on the Andes
$350,000
2019
International
Examining and Strengthening the Resilience of Agrobiodiversity and Healthy Diets Among Smallholders in the Peruvian Andes
$860,000
2018
Education
to build capacity for practice-based, justice-oriented teacher education among Minnesota teacher educators

Region 2 Arts Council

2 Grants

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Bemidji, MN

$120,000
2021
Arts & Culture
for re-granting programs in support of individual artists
$120,000
2019
Arts & Culture
for re-granting programs in support of individual artists

Region Five Development Commission

2 Grants

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Staples, MN

$65,000
2019
MN Initiative Foundations/Rural
to build Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion capacity of community development practitioners and partners in greater Minnesota that add value to "Welcoming Community" initiatives
$15,000
2017
Midwest Climate & Energy
to address the feasibility of a Residential Solar Energy Lending Program

Region Nine Development Commission

1 Grant

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Mankato, MN

$35,000
2018
MN Initiative Foundations/Rural
to support the Rural Equity Learning Cohort

Regulatory Assistance Project

3 Grants

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Montpelier, VT

$150,000
2021
Midwest Climate & Energy
to advance clean energy policies in Midwest states by providing technical assistance and leveraging city engagement
$275,000
2018
Midwest Climate & Energy
to provide technical assistance to the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission and other groups on clean energy policy
$75,000
2017
Midwest Climate & Energy
to assist the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission in developing an agenda for power sector reform efforts

RENEW Wisconsin

2 Grants

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Madison, WI

$450,000
2020
Midwest Climate & Energy
for general operating support
$300,000
2018
Midwest Climate & Energy
for general operating support

Renewing the Countryside II

4 Grants

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Zumbro Falls, MN

$120,000
2021
Vibrant & Equitable Communities
for general operating support
$130,000
2019
Mississippi River
to develop robust Minnesota participation and leadership in the Artisan Grain Collaborative in order to advance soil health and water quality improvement, and for general operating support
$75,000
2018
MN Initiative Foundations/Rural
for general operating support
$50,000
2016
MN Initiative Foundations/Rural
for general operating support

Research Community and Organizational Development Associates

2 Grants

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Arusha, Tanzania

$349,000
2019
International
Farmer Research Networks participation in agro-ecological intensification for improved soil health, productivity, nutrition and development of legume seed-systems in Singida
$350,000
2016
International
Engagement of Farmer Research Networks in Assessment of intercropping pigeon peas, lablab, and knowledge sharing for livelihood improvement in Singida

Resource Conservation and Development for Northeast Iowa

1 Grant

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Postville, IA

$200,000
2018
Mississippi River
to encourage farmers to transition to water-quality promoting multi-cropping systems, and for general operating support

Resource Media

1 Grant

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San Francisco, CA

$200,000
2017
Midwest Climate & Energy
to strengthen media and communications capacity to advance clean energy development across the Midwest

Restaurant Opportunities Centers United

1 Grant

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New York, NY

$150,000
2021
Vibrant & Equitable Communities
to support Restaurant Opportunities Centers-Minnesota
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