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The Minneapolis Foundation Names New Chair, Three Trustees

The Minneapolis Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of three new members to its Board of Trustees. Khadija Ali, DeAndre Cunningham and Michael Rodriguez joined the board at a meeting this month. “These new Trustees bring diverse perspectives, deep experience in their fields and a shared commitment to strengthening…

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5 Questions for Marc Freedman

The U.S. population is rapidly aging: 2019 marks the first year in history when there are more people over 60 than under 18. With so many of us living so much longer, what is the meaning of our increasing years? How can a society with more older people than younger…

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New Charitable Fund to Support Local Action on Climate Change

A new charitable fund that is accepting grant applications starting today will support local action on climate change in diverse communities throughout the City of Minneapolis. Unveiled today in Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey’s State of the City Address, the Minneapolis Climate Action and Racial Equity Fund is a partnership between…

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Pho the Good of All

What does a philanthropist look like? If you’re like many people, the word “philanthropist” might call up an image of businessmen in suits drinking coffee around a conference table. It probably doesn’t make you think of young children and their families slurping steaming bowls of pho in a church…

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Foundation Announces New Director of Talent and Culture

The Minneapolis Foundation is thrilled to introduce Milpha Blamo as our new Director of Talent and Culture. In this role, Milpha will lead and support efforts to foster a collaborative and inclusive culture at one of the largest community foundations in the United States. Milpha brings to the Foundation significant…

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Called to Lead

Minnesota, we have a problem.   In 2017, 637 parents, children, siblings, neighbors, co-workers and friends died from overdoses in our state – part of 70,000 nationally. The availability of synthetic opioids is largely driving this increase, but alcohol still kills more people each year than drugs, about 88,000 in…

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