Donor Advised Funds Are Hard at Work

By the Numbers

We’re proud of our donors’ commitment to making a positive difference in our community through their Donor Advised Funds at The Minneapolis Foundation. Here’s a snapshot of their charitable giving since April 2014:

Donor Advised Funds at The Minneapolis Foundation*

 

Charitable assets in Donor Advised Funds*

 

Grants distributed from Donor Advised Funds

 

Giving from Donor Advised Funds that supported Minnesota nonprofits

 

Donor Advised Funds that have been active grantmakers

 

Our Donor Advised Funds have granted out

of their assets.

 

…To put that in perspective, the approximate minimum annual payout of endowment assets that the IRS requires of private foundations is only 5%.

 

*As of Oct. 31, 2016.