Contact / Find Us

We are conveniently located in the heart of downtown Minneapolis on the 8th floor of the IDS Center.

(612) 672-3878
Toll-free number: (866) 305-0543
Fax: (612) 672-3846
e-mail@mplsfoundation.org

The Minneapolis Foundation
800 IDS Center
80 South Eighth Street
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

 

CONTACT

Charitable Giving
Beth Halloran
(612) 672-3820
bhalloran@mplsfoundation.org

Community Grants
Andrea Porter
(612) 672-8663
aporter@mplsfoundation.org

Professional Advisors
William M. Sternberg
(612) 672-3825
wsternberg@mplsfoundation.org

 

DIRECTIONS

From the north, take I-35W south to Washington Avenue. Go west (right) to 2nd Avenue South. Go south (left) on 2nd Avenue South to 7th Street. Take a right on 9th Street to Marquette Avenue. The IDS Center is on the left on Marquette between 7th and 8th Streets.

From the south, take I-35W north to the downtown exits. Take 9th Street to Marquette Avenue. Go north (right) on Marquette. The IDS Center is on the left on Marquette between 7th and 8th Streets.

From the east, take I-94 west to the 11th Street exit. Take 11th Street to Marquette Avenue. Go north (right) on Marquette. The IDS Center is on the left on Marquette between 7th and 8th Streets.

From the west, take I-394 to the downtown exits. Take 12th Street to Marquette Avenue. Go north (left) on Marquette. The IDS Center is on the left on Marquette between 7th and 8th Streets.

Please be aware that much of downtown Minneapolis is under construction, we suggest allowing extra travel time and checking for the most up to date route at Google Maps.

 

PARKING

IDS Center Ramp
The IDS Center’s heated parking facility has an entrance at 716 Marquette Avenue (between 7th and 8th Streets) with access 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Bike Parking
There are bike racks in the IDS Center Ramp, as well as along 8th street, 7th Street, and Marquette Avenue. If you use Nice Ride, there is a station on 8th Street.

Parking Meters
Short-term meters are located throughout the city. There are several meters located on Marquette Avenue between 7th and 8th Streets across from the IDS Center.

 

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

There are many bus and light rail options available from all over the Twin Cities. Please check Metro Transit for routes and times.