July 5, 2017 - McKnight approves $13 million in 2nd-quarter 2017 grantmaking, including $1,380,000 to support economically vibrant neighborhoods and expand opportunities for all to thrive, key strategies of our Region & Communities program.
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April 3, 2017 - McKnight approves $8 million in 1st-quarter 2017 grantmaking, including $505,000 to foster community-level support for climate and clean energy progress.
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September 29, 2016 - MinnPost: McKnight president Kate Wolford and Region & Communities program director on the failures of the
rental housing marketplace and the impact on the people who navigate within it.
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September 29, 2016 - McKnight awarded 74 grants totaling $26,398,000 in its third-quarter 2016 grantmaking, including $1.4 million to reduce agricultural pollution in the Mississippi River.
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September 26, 2016 - Brady Slater, Duluth News Tribune: Koresh Lakhan is one of four people in the state to receive the 2016 Virginia McKnight Binger Unsung Hero Award given by the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits along with The McKnight Foundation.
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June 28, 2016 - The McKnight Foundation awarded 70 grants totaling $15,153,000 to 66 organizations in its second-quarter 2016 grantmaking, including $500,000 to four McKnight grantees working
to increase the percentage of successful 3rd-grade readers.
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