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Practical Tips for Setting Charitable Goals

We all have a finite amount of time, energy, and resources. That’s why prioritization is important—whether it’s prioritizing your errands on a Saturday afternoon or your annual charitable gifts…

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Your Back-to-School Giving Guide

Whether the start of the new school year brings excitement or nervous anticipation, adding a kindness element to your back-to-school routine will enrich it with meaning -- and fun. Plus, having conversations about students who have to fight hard to spend time in school -- or to get the supplies they need to succeed -- will increase your own child’s understanding of the value of education…

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The Minneapolis Foundation Welcomes New Philanthropic Advisor

The Minneapolis Foundation is pleased to welcome Russell Betts as its newest Philanthropic Advisor. Betts has more than 20 years of experience in fundraising and alumni relations at major research universities. At the Foundation…

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Nonprofit Leaders Learn Policy Analysis as Wilkins Fellows

The third annual Roy Wilkins Community Fellows Program capped off last week with a meeting at The Minneapolis Foundation at which participants gave presentations on a variety of public policy issues…

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Cultivating Support for Mental Health Services

Every fall, the emerging philanthropists of Fourth Generation vote to choose a community issue that they spend the year researching together…

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Practical Tips to Help Your Clients Set Charitable Goals

We all have a finite amount of time, energy, and resources. That’s why prioritization is important for your clients—whether it’s prioritizing their errands on a Saturday afternoon or their annual charitable gifts. Helping individuals, families, and businesses set priorities for their charitable giving is one of the most important services that my colleagues and I provide at The Minneapolis Foundation…

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