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The Minneapolis Foundation is here to help you make a difference in the community and on the causes you care about. We partner with thousands of individuals, each making a mark in their own unique way. Here are a few of their stories.
Since 1915, The Minneapolis Foundation has partnered with generous individuals and families, effective nonprofits, engaged civic leaders and other people just like you to strengthen our community through charitable giving.
Dr. Steve Perry at Minnesota Meeting
| Listen to Minnesota Public Radio's broadcast of Dr. Perry's keynote speech and remarks from local educators Michael Thomas, Eric Mahmoud and Eli Kramer.
Tickets now on sale for Minnesota Meeting
| Grammy award-winner and education reform advocate John Legend will join graduate school Dean Mayme Hostetter as upcoming Minnesota Meeting speakers.
The Future of Philanthropy At-A-Glance
| See what next generation giving is all about and how the Foundation involves them in giving.
Minneapolis Foundation Announces New VP of External Relations and Marketing
| Teresa Morrow will raise visibility for the Foundation and its work, while helping identify and build new partnerships that advance the Foundation’s mission.
Business forum: We can reset K-12 education
| Read Sandy Vargas' op-ed in the Star Tribune on RESET.
The achievement gap: Coming to a theater near you, MPR, 3/5/13
| Minneapolis Foundation launches awareness campaign on proven strategies to close the gap
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