Past Grants

2019Environmental Grantmaking1000 Friends of WisconsinMadisonWIAn Integrated Approach for Zero-Carbon Transportaiton$25,0001000 Friends of Wisconsin
2019Community GrantmakingBoys & Girls Clubs of the Twin CitiesMinneapolisMNAcademic Success$20,000Boys & Girls Clubs of the Twin Cities
2019Community GrantmakingCAPI USAMinneapolisMNTwin Cities World Refugee Day 2019$20,000CAPI USA
2019Community GrantmakingCatholic Charities Archdiocese of HartfordNew HavenCTCentro San Jose Afterschool Program$31,000Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Hartford
2019Environmental GrantmakingCenter for Rural AffairsLyonsNECountering wind energy opposition in Iowa and South Dakota$25,000Center for Rural Affairs
2019Community GrantmakingChildren's Law Center of MinnesotaMinneapolisMNMinneapolis State Wards Project: Upholding the Rights of Foster Care Youth Age 12-14$35,000Children's Law Center of Minnesota
2019Environmental GrantmakingClean Grid AllianceSt. PaulMNSiting Outreach Minnesota and South Dakota$30,000Clean Grid Alliance
2019Environmental GrantmakingClean Wisconsin, Inc.MadisonWIBattery Storage Roadmap$30,000Clean Wisconsin, Inc.
2019Community GrantmakingCOMPAS, Inc.MinneapolisMNIntegrating Art & Science to Improve Student Learning$15,700COMPAS, Inc.
2019Environmental GrantmakingDakota Rural ActionBrookingsSDSD Homegrown Energy Project$30,000Dakota Rural Action
2019Strategic GrantmakingFoundation for the Arts and Trauma, IncNew HavenCTALIVE Pilot Program at The Mastery School + (Year 3 - Re-designation to Alive @ KIPP)$24,600Foundation for the Arts and Trauma, Inc
2019Community GrantmakingFriends Center for ChildrenNew HavenCTEmotional Well-Being Program$25,000Friends Center for Children
2019Community GrantmakingFriends of the Mississippi RiverMinneapolisMNEngaging northside neighbors to reshape the future of their riverfront$25,000Friends of the Mississippi River
2019Community GrantmakingGateway Community College FoundationNew HavenCTThe Gateway Community College Foundation Family Economic Security Program (FESP)$15,000Gateway Community College Foundation
2019Community GrantmakingHennepin SchoolsMinneapolisMNHennepin Middle School Electives Development Project$25,000Hennepin Schools
2019Community GrantmakingLake Nokomis Keewaydin Community SchoolMinneapolisMNLake Nokomis Keewaydin Community$24,500Lake Nokomis Keewaydin Community School
2019Community GrantmakingMiGIZI Communications IncMinneapolisMNNative Academy Hi-Prep: A Middle School Transition Program$20,000MiGIZI Communications Inc
2019Environmental GrantmakingMinnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy (MCEA)Saint PaulMNCore Public Utilities Commission Advocacy$36,000Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy (MCEA)
2019Community GrantmakingNew Haven International Festival of Arts and IdeasNew HavenCTBuilding Community Through Arts & Culture - 24 Years of the International Festival of Arts & Ideas$50,000New Haven International Festival of Arts and Ideas
2019Community GrantmakingNorthEast Minneapolis Tool LibraryMinneapolisMNBuilding Community through the Minnesota Tool Library$12,000NorthEast Minneapolis Tool Library
2019Community GrantmakingOutFront Minnesota Community ServicesMinneapolisMNBuild LGBTQ Community Engagement$25,000OutFront Minnesota Community Services
2019Community GrantmakingPark Square TheatreMinneapolisMNInner-City School Partnership with Minneapolis Middle Schools$25,700Park Square Theatre
2019Community GrantmakingReach Out and ReadNew HavenCTNew Haven Early Literacy Initiative$25,000Reach Out and Read
2019Community GrantmakingRead to Grow, Inc.New HavenCTBuilding Literacy from Birth in New Haven$7,100Read to Grow, Inc.
2019Community GrantmakingRiverside Education AcademyNew HavenCTPreparing Students for Success: Riverside’s Career Development Program$25,000Riverside Education Academy
2019Strategic GrantmakingRural Renewable Energy AllianceBackusMNCommunity Solar for Community Action: Empowering Low-income Communities with Community Solar and Clean Energy Workforce Development$25,000Rural Renewable Energy Alliance
2019Community GrantmakingSpecial Olympics ConnecticutNew HavenCTFunding for Special Olympics: New Haven Public Schools Local Program$3,500Special Olympics Connecticut
2019Community GrantmakingWatercourse Counseling Center (dab)MinneapolisMNIncreasing Access to Mental Health supports for Middle School Youth$25,000Watercourse Counseling Center (dab)
2019Environmental GrantmakingWISPIRG FoundationMadisonWIShifting the Transportation Paradigm$25,000WISPIRG Foundation
2019Community GrantmakingGirl Scouts of Connecticut Inc.New HavenCTStaff-Led Troops$10,000Girl Scouts of Connecticut Inc.
2019Community GrantmakingElm City InternationalsNew HavenCTElm City Internationals: Academic Success through Soccer$21,500Elm City Internationals
2019Community GrantmakingCommon Ground - New Haven Ecology ProjectNew HavenCTGreen Jobs Corps$30,000Common Ground - New Haven Ecology Project
2019Community GrantmakingArea Cooperative Educational Services (ACES)New HavenCTArtsLink New Haven$37,861Area Cooperative Educational Services (ACES)
2019Community GrantmakingConnecticut Appleseed Center for Law and Justice Inc.New HavenCTConnecting through Literacy: Incarcerated Parents, their Children and Caregivers (CLICC)$20,000Connecticut Appleseed Center for Law and Justice Inc.
2019Community GrantmakingSomali Museum of MinnesotaMinneapolisMNGeneral operating support$15,000Somali Museum of Minnesota
2019Community GrantmakingThreads Dance ProjectMinneapolisMNWinter 2019-2020 Performance Season$20,000Threads Dance Project
2019Community GrantmakingIn the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask TheatreMinneapolisMNMayDay Transition$30,000In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre
2019Community GrantmakingWhittier AllianceMinneapolisMNApply targeted, intentional and creative means to address inequities suffered by marginalized groups$10,000Whittier Alliance
2019Community GrantmakingMixed Blood TheatreMinneapolisMNWidening the Circle - Telling Our Stories in Cedar-Riverside$27,400Mixed Blood Theatre
2019Community GrantmakingKatha Dance TheatreMinneapolisMNGoal: Bridge diverse cultures & audiences to contribute to life's infinite artistic expressions.$25,000Katha Dance Theatre
2019Community GrantmakingThe Elm Shakespeare CompanyNew HavenCTFree Shakespeare in the Park and annual educational and community engagement and outreach programs.$25,000The Elm Shakespeare Company
2019Environmental GrantmakingWisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts & LettersMadisonWIAdvancing Natural Climate Solutions in Wisconsin$25,000Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts & Letters
2019Environmental GrantmakingPower Shift NetworkWashingtonDCMobilizing to Stop Line 3$25,000Power Shift Network
2019Environmental GrantmakingRocky Mountain InstituteBoulderCOREALIZE Minneapolis$50,000Rocky Mountain Institute
2019Environmental GrantmakingForest Stewards GuildSanta FeNMDemonstrating the Power of Natural Climate Solutions: Working to Operationalize the U.S. Climate Alliance’s Opportunity Assessment for Forest Carbon Sequestration in Minnesota$28,300Forest Stewards Guild
2019Environmental GrantmakingMinnesota Environmental PartnershipSt. PaulMNCarbon Free in 2050: Pivoting Minnesota’s Capital Investments to secure the transition to a carbon-free economy$28,000Minnesota Environmental Partnership
2019Environmental GrantmakingAlliance for SustainabilityMinneapolisMNResilient Cities Coalition - MN Cities working together to advance local and state low-carbon solutions for energy, buildings and transportation to meet city and state climate goals on time.$30,000Alliance for Sustainability
2019Environmental GrantmakingCommunity PowerMinneapolisMNMaking the Twin Cities a Midwest Model of Local Climate Action$25,000Community Power
2019Environmental GrantmakingTrees, Water & PeopleFt. CollinsCOPlanting Tribal Trees for Climate Change$29,123Trees, Water & People
2019Strategic GrantmakingClean Up the River EnvironmentMontevideoMNCURE Climate and Energy Program Initiatives (Year 3)$30,000Clean Up the River Environment
2019Strategic GrantmakingFresh EnergySaint PaulMNThe More Electric Economy Project (Year 3)$30,000Fresh Energy
2019Strategic GrantmakingEnvironmental Law & Policy Center of the MidwestChicagoILAccelerating Climate Change Solutions in Minnesota and the Upper Midwest While the Federal Government is Stepping Back (Year 3)$15,000Environmental Law & Policy Center of the Midwest
2019Community GrantmakingBlake SchoolMinneapolisMNLearningWorks at Blake: A Breakthrough Program$15,000Blake School
2019Community GrantmakingDream of Wild HealthMinneapolisMNNative Youth Education and Leadership Program$25,000Dream of Wild Health
2019Community GrantmakingSimpson Housing ServicesMinneapolisMNMentoring and Youth Development Program$20,000Simpson Housing Services
2019Community GrantmakingWilderness InquiryMinneapolisMNYouth development through outdoor adventure leadership experiences$20,000Wilderness Inquiry
2019Community GrantmakingBridge for Youth, TheMinneapolisMNResilience House: Reaching High Need Middle School Children & Youth$30,000Bridge for Youth, The
2019Community GrantmakingMinnesota Alliance With YouthMinneapolisMNAmeriCorps Promise Fellows$15,000Minnesota Alliance With Youth
2019Community GrantmakingHeart of DanceMinneapolisMNDancing Classrooms$12,000Heart of Dance
2019Strategic GrantmakingMinnesota ComebackMinneapolisMNMN Comeback$150,000Minnesota Comeback
2019Strategic GrantmakingFoundation for the Arts and Trauma, IncNew HavenCTALIVE Project at KIPP School Minneapolis (Year 2)$65,000Foundation for the Arts and Trauma, Inc
2019Strategic GrantmakingFoundation for the Arts and Trauma, IncNew HavenCTALIVE @ Gateway Community College (Year 1)$50,000Foundation for the Arts and Trauma, Inc
2019Strategic GrantmakingFoundation for the Arts and Trauma, IncNew HavenCTGeneral Operating / Capacity Building$50,000Foundation for the Arts and Trauma, Inc
2018Community GrantmakingAppalachian Mountain ClubNew HavenCTYouth Opportunities Program (YOP) – New Haven Summit Site$15,000Appalachian Mountain Club
2018Community GrantmakingBanyan Community, TheMinneapolisMNSOAR – Southside Adolescents Rising, a youth program for middle school students (grades 6-8)$20,000Banyan Community, The
2018Community GrantmakingBest Buddies InternationalNew HavenCTBest Buddies Connecticut New Haven School Friendship Project$10,000Best Buddies International
2018Environmental GrantmakingBetter Futures MinnesotaMinneapolisMNDeconstruction Demolition Pilot$25,000Better Futures Minnesota
2018Community GrantmakingChildren in PlacementNew HavenCTAdvocates for abused/neglected children in New Haven$15,000Children in Placement
2018Community GrantmakingCommunity Bonds, Inc.New HavenCTBreaking Walls & Building a Movement$25,000Community Bonds, Inc.
2018Community GrantmakingConcordia Language VillagesMinneapolisMNAdvancing Global Learning at the Middle School Level$10,000Concordia Language Villages
2018Community GrantmakingConnecticut Humanities CouncilNew HavenCTBook Voyagers$15,000Connecticut Humanities Council
2018Community GrantmakingDataHavenNew HavenCTDataHaven Community Wellbeing Survey Wave 3$15,000DataHaven
2018Strategic GrantmakingFoundation for the Arts and Trauma, IncNew HavenCTALIVE Pilot Program at The Mastery School + Additional Classroom$36,000Foundation for the Arts and Trauma, Inc
2018Community GrantmakingHigh Tech KidsMinneapolisMNFIRST LEGO League$10,000High Tech Kids
2018Environmental GrantmakingiMatter / Natural Capitalism SolutionsSt Louis ParkMNScale iMatter Program in Upper Midwest$20,000iMatter / Natural Capitalism Solutions
2018Community GrantmakingIRIS- Integrated Refugee & Immigrant ServicesNew HavenCTSummer Learning Program for Refugee Youth$25,000IRIS- Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services
2018Community GrantmakingLiberty Community ServicesNew HavenCTSunrise Cafe$20,000Liberty Community Services
2018Environmental GrantmakingMinnesota Credit Union FoundatonSaint PaulMNClean Energy Lending and Informational Clearinghouse for Minnesota Credit Union Members and General Public$35,000Minnesota Credit Union Foundaton
2018Environmental GrantmakingMinnesota Interfaith Power & LightMinneapolisMNOrganizing Faith Communities for Powerful Action$25,000Minnesota Interfaith Power & Light
2018Community GrantmakingMiznaMinneapolisMNMizna's 13th Twin Cities Arab Film Festival$11,000Mizna
2018Community GrantmakingMusic HavenNew HavenCTTuition-Free Longitudinal Music Education and Mentoring Program$35,000Music Haven
2018Community GrantmakingNew Haven BalletNew HavenCTDanceAIR$17,000New Haven Ballet
2018Community GrantmakingNew Haven FarmsNew HavenCTFarm-Based Wellness Program$25,000New Haven Farms
2018Community GrantmakingNew Native TheatreMinneapolisMNGeneral Operating$15,000New Native Theatre
2018Community GrantmakingPatrick's CabaretMinneapolisMN2018 Spring & Fall Season Mainstage Cabarets$11,000Patrick's Cabaret
2018Community GrantmakingPlymouth Christian Youth CenterMinneapolisMNPCYC’s Camp Capri$20,000Plymouth Christian Youth Center
2018Community GrantmakingProject SUCCESSMinneapolisMNSanford Middle School Youth Dream, Plan, and Succeed with Project SUCCESS$25,000Project SUCCESS
2018Environmental GrantmakingRE-AMP NetworkMadisonWIRE-AMP Network core operations$30,000RE-AMP Network
2018Environmental GrantmakingRE-volvSan FranciscoCASolar Ambassador Program$12,000RE-volv
2018Environmental GrantmakingScience Museum of MinnesotaSaint PaulMNAdvanced Heat Recovery Acceleration Project$25,000Science Museum of Minnesota
2018Environmental GrantmakingSustain DaneMadisonWIMPower Champions Program$25,000Sustain Dane
2018Community GrantmakingTen Thousand Things Theater CompanyMinneapolisMNGeneral Operating$25,000Ten Thousand Things Theater Company
2018Community GrantmakingThe Loppet Foundation, Inc.MinneapolisMNJunior Loppet Middle School Program$20,000The Loppet Foundation, Inc.
2018Community GrantmakingTubmanMinneapolisMNYouth Community Advocacy Program$20,000Tubman
2018Community GrantmakingUpstream ArtsMinneapolisMNArts Residencies for Middle School Students with Emotional/Behavioral Disorders$25,000Upstream Arts
2018Community GrantmakingWE WIN Institute, Inc.MinneapolisMNWomen of Distinction$10,000WE WIN Institute, Inc.
2018Community GrantmakingWestville Village Renaissance AllianceNew HavenCTWVRA Annual Community Events$10,000Westville Village Renaissance Alliance
2018Community GrantmakingZERO TO THREE: National Center for Infants, Toddlers, and FamiliesNew HavenCTConnecticut Safe Babies Court Teams (New Haven)$10,000ZERO TO THREE: National Center for Infants, Toddlers, and Families
2018Strategic GrantmakingClean Up the River EnvironmentMontevideoMNCURE Climate and Energy Program Initiatives (Year 2)$30,000Clean Up the River Environment
2018Strategic GrantmakingFresh EnergySaint PaulMNThe More Electric Economy Project (Year 2)$30,000Fresh Energy
2018Strategic GrantmakingEnvironmental Law & Policy Center of the MidwestChicagoILAccelerating Climate Change Solutions in Minnesota and the Upper Midwest While the Federal Government is Stepping Back (Year 2)$15,000Environmental Law & Policy Center of the Midwest
2018Environmental GrantmakingClimate Defense ProjectBerkeleyCAValve Turner Necessity Defense - MN$20,000Climate Defense Project
2018Environmental GrantmakingClimate Generation - A Will Steger LegacyMinneapolisMNYouth Convening MN$25,000Climate Generation - A Will Steger Legacy
2018Environmental GrantmakingCool ChoicesMadisonWIFacilitating Greener Communities Wisconsin$14,664Cool Choices
2018Environmental GrantmakingDane County Office Energy Climate ChangeMadisonWIDane County Climate Action Plan$29,500Dane County Office Energy Climate Change
2018Environmental GrantmakingFood Recovery NetworkCollege ParkMDStudent-Driven Food Waste Prgm MN$25,000Food Recovery Network
2018Environmental GrantmakingInstitute for Local Self-RelianceWashingtonDCRegulations That Work: MN$34,500Institute for Local Self-Reliance
2018Environmental GrantmakingIowa Environmental CouncilDes MoinesIAProtecting Iowa's Wind Energy Leadership$35,000Iowa Environmental Council
2018Environmental GrantmakingMinnesota Public RadioSaint PaulMNMPR News Climate Change Reporting$25,000Minnesota Public Radio
2018Environmental GrantmakingClean Up the River Environment (CURE)MontevideoMNClimate and Energy Program Initiatives$30,000Clean Up the River Environment (CURE)
2018Environmental GrantmakingFresh EnergySaint PaulMNThe More Electric Economy Project$30,000Fresh Energy
2018Environmental GrantmakingEnvironmental Law and Policy CenterChicagoILAccelerating Climate Change Solutions MN, Upper Midwest$15,000Environmental Law and Policy Center
2018Community GrantmakingCAIR-MNMinneapolisMN2018 Arts Workshop Telling Our Stories$5,000CAIR-MN
2018Community GrantmakingHennepin Theatre TrustMinneapolisMNOur Hennepin$25,000Hennepin Theatre Trust
2018Community GrantmakingRagamala Music and Dance TheaterMinneapolisMNOde to Navarathri Kolu$10,000Ragamala Music and Dance Theater
2018Community GrantmakingRiverside Plaza Tenant AssociationMinneapolisMNSomali-MN Poets Corner$25,000Riverside Plaza Tenant Association
2018Community GrantmakingSt. Stephen's Human ServicesMinneapolisMNACTivation: Homelessness Downtown$20,000St. Stephen's Human Services
2018Community GrantmakingBeyond Walls Urban Squash Twin CitiesMinneapolisMNHigh Quality Learning-On and Off the Court$20,000Beyond Walls Urban Squash Twin Cities
2018Community GrantmakingHiawatha AcademiesMinneapolisMNKingfield/Northrop Technology Upgrade$25,000Hiawatha Academies
2018Community GrantmakingKwanzaa Community Church, PCUSAMinneapolisMN21st Century Academy$30,000Kwanzaa Community Church, PCUSA
2018Community GrantmakingLutheran Social Services of MinnesotaMinneapolisMNMYFS' Empowering Students to Achieve$25,000Lutheran Social Services of Minnesota
2018Community GrantmakingMacPhail Center for MusicMinneapolisMNNorth Minneapolis School Pgms & Youth Orchestra$25,000MacPhail Center for Music
2018Community GrantmakingMinnesota Landscape ArboretumMinneapolisMNGrowing Good Urban Outreach Program$10,000Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
2018Community GrantmakingNortheast College PrepMinneapolisMNMiddle School Student Individual Talent Devlopment$30,000Northeast College Prep
2018Community GrantmakingThe LinkMinneapolisMNSchool Matter$10,000The Link
2018Community GrantmakingLeadership, Education & Athletics in PartNew HavenCTLEAP Youth Development Program$65,000Leadership, Education & Athletics in Part
2018Community GrantmakingNew Haven Land TrustNew HavenCTGrowing Entrepreneurs$25,000New Haven Land Trust
2018Community GrantmakingR KIDS Family CenterNew HavenCTGirls Circle at 'r Kids$22,192R KIDS Family Center
2018Community GrantmakingSquash HavenNew HavenCT2017-2018 Enrichment Program$22,500Squash Haven
2018Community GrantmakingSt. Martin de Porres AcademyNew HavenCTGraduate Support Program$25,000St. Martin de Porres Academy
2018Community GrantmakingNew Haven Urban Resources InitiativeNew HavenCTGreenSkills HS Pgm$25,000New Haven Urban Resources Initiative
2018Strategic GrantmakingFoundation for the Arts and Trauma, TheMinneapolisMNALIVE Program @ KIPP School$65,000Foundation for the Arts and Trauma, The
2018Strategic GrantmakingMinnesota ComebackMinneapolisMNStrategic fund and general operating$100,000Minnesota Comeback
2017Community Grantmaking20% Theatre CompanyMinneapolisMNQ-STAGE: New Works Series$5,00020% Theatre Company
2017Community GrantmakingACES (Athletes Committed to Educating Students)MinneapolisMNACES/KIPP Program$20,000ACES (Athletes Committed to Educating Students)
2017Community GrantmakingAll Our KinNew HavenCTAll Our Kin: Creating High-Quality and Sustainable Care for Our Youngest, Most Vulnerable Children$30,000All Our Kin
2017Community GrantmakingArts for Learning ConnecticutNew HavenCTEnvisioning a New Haven of the Future$20,000Arts for Learning Connecticut
2017Community GrantmakingAsian Media AccessMinneapolisMNProject BALL (Bicultural Active Living Lifestyle)$25,000Asian Media Access
2017Community GrantmakingAugsburg CollegeMinneapolisMNMN Urban Debate League$10,000Augsburg College
2017Community GrantmakingCasa Otonal IncNew HavenCTCasa Otonal, Inc's Youth Development Healthy Cooking Component$10,000Casa Otonal Inc
2017Community GrantmakingCedar Cultural CenterMinneapolisMNThe Cedar Cultural Center: Seasons of Growth$20,000Cedar Cultural Center
2017Environmental GrantmakingCitizens Utility Board of MinnesotaSaint PaulMNUtility consumer advocacy$30,000Citizens Utility Board of Minnesota
2017Environmental GrantmakingClean Up the River EnvironmentMontevideoMNCURE Climate and Energy Program Initiatives$30,000Clean Up the River Environment
2017Community GrantmakingCollective Consciousness TheatreNew HavenCTSaturday Community Arts$20,000Collective Consciousness Theatre
2017Community GrantmakingConcepts for Adaptive LearningNew HavenCTLearning Math After School Can Be Fun$5,200Concepts for Adaptive Learning
2017Community GrantmakingDinoMightsMinneapolisMNDinoMights Middle School EmPOWERment Program$20,000DinoMights
2017Community GrantmakingDiversity Street DancersMinneapolisMNGeneral Operating$5,000Diversity Street Dancers
2017Community GrantmakingEngineering and Science University Magnet School (ESUMS)New HavenCTEmotional Intelligence as a Precursor to Restorative Justice$25,500Engineering and Science University Magnet School (ESUMS)
2017Environmental GrantmakingEnvironmental InitiativeMinneapolisMNMinnesota Sustainable Growth Coalition$30,000Environmental Initiative
2017Environmental GrantmakingEnvironmental Law & Policy Center of the MidwestSaint PaulMNThree Year Grant Request: Accelerating Climate Change Solutions in Minnesota and the Upper Midwest While the Federal Government Is Stepping Back.$60,000Environmental Law & Policy Center of the Midwest
2017Strategic GrantmakingFoundation for the Arts and Trauma, IncNew HavenCTALIVE Pilot Program at Mastery Elementary School$8,000Foundation for the Arts and Trauma, Inc
2017Strategic GrantmakingFoundation for the Arts and Trauma, IncNew HavenCTALIVE Pilot Program at Mastery Elementary School$30,875Foundation for the Arts and Trauma, Inc
2017Environmental GrantmakingFresh EnergySaint PaulMNThe More Electric Economy Project$30,000Fresh Energy
2017Environmental GrantmakingGreat Plains InstituteMinneapolisMNEncouraging and Supporting Local Government Clean Energy and Climate Action at Scale$57,500Great Plains Institute
2017Environmental GrantmakingGreen Lands Blue Waters - University of MinnesotaSaint PaulMNChanging Farming for a Changing Climate: Mitigating Greenhouse Gases with Continuous Living Cover Farming Systems.$25,000Green Lands Blue Waters - University of Minnesota
2017Strategic GrantmakingHiawatha AcademiesMinneapolisMNStrategic Recruitment & Community Building for 2017-2018$21,500Hiawatha Academies
2017Community GrantmakingHope CommunityMinneapolisMNYouth Leadership and Empowerment Program$25,000Hope Community
2017Community GrantmakingHorizons at FooteNew HavenCTHorizons at Foote, Summer Enrichment Program$25,000Horizons at Foote
2017Community GrantmakingIllusion Theater & School IncMinneapolisMNKEEPIN' IT REAL: An Interactive Program to Help 8th Graders Successfully Transition into High School$25,000Illusion Theater & School Inc
2017Environmental GrantmakingInstitute for Agriculture and Trade PolicyMinneapolisMNRural Climate Dialogues$50,000Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy
2017Community GrantmakingInteract Center for the Visual & Performing ArtsSaint PaulMNGeneral Operations$20,000Interact Center for the Visual & Performing Arts
2017Environmental GrantmakingIowa Interfaith Power & LightDes MoinesIAAdvancing Clean Energy in Iowa through Faith Engagement$20,000Iowa Interfaith Power & Light
2017Community GrantmakingIraqi and American Reconciliation ProjectMinneapolisMNIraqi Voices on Tour$10,000Iraqi and American Reconciliation Project
2017Community GrantmakingJunta for Progressive ActionNew HavenCTPromoting Change$14,300Junta for Progressive Action
2017Community GrantmakingKa JoogMinneapolisMNInvisible Art~Fanka$20,000Ka Joog
2017Community GrantmakingLa OportunidadMinneapolisMNPreparing & Supporting Latino Middle School Youth in Their Pathway to Success$25,000La Oportunidad
2017Community GrantmakingLawyers for Children America (LFCA)New HavenCTLawyers for Children in New Haven$10,000Lawyers for Children America (LFCA)
2017Community GrantmakingLong Wharf TheatreNew HavenCTLong Wharf Theatre-New Haven Free Public Library Partnership$25,000Long Wharf Theatre
2017Environmental GrantmakingMidwest Renewable Energy AssociationCusterWISolar Power Hour Series: Mobilizing Community Members to Positive Climate Action$7,500Midwest Renewable Energy Association
2017Community GrantmakingMinneapolis College of Art and DesignMinneapolisMNGreenway Little Earth Arts Project (Greenway LEAP)$13,823Minneapolis College of Art and Design
2017Strategic GrantmakingMinnesota ComebackMinneapolisMNsupport for operations and the strategic fund of Minnesota Comeback$100,000Minnesota Comeback
2017Environmental GrantmakingMN350MinneapolisMNClimate Justice and Equity: A Project for Energy Democracy in Minnesota$25,000MN350
2017Community GrantmakingNeighborhood Music SchoolNew HavenCTNeighborhood Music School After-School Arts Academy$25,000Neighborhood Music School
2017Community GrantmakingNew Haven ReadsNew HavenCTNew Haven Reads Literacy Programs$25,000New Haven Reads
2017Community GrantmakingNew Haven Symphony OrchestraNew HavenCTNew Haven Symphony Orchestra Concerts, Education, and Community Outreach Initiatives$25,000New Haven Symphony Orchestra
2017Community GrantmakingPangea World TheaterMinneapolisMNGeneral Operating$30,000Pangea World Theater
2017Community GrantmakingPlanned Parenthood of Southern New EnglandNew HavenCTNew Haven Teen Engagement Initiative$25,000Planned Parenthood of Southern New England
2017Community GrantmakingProject Youth CourtNew HavenCTProject Youth Court$25,000Project Youth Court
2017Environmental GrantmakingRural Renewable Energy AllianceBackusMNSolar Solutions to Energy Poverty$40,000Rural Renewable Energy Alliance
2017Community GrantmakingSea Research Foundation, Inc.New HavenCTBehind the Glass – Opening the Doors to Marine-based STEM Careers$20,000Sea Research Foundation, Inc.
2017Community GrantmakingServeMinnesotaMinneapolisMNMinnesota Math Corps in Minneapolis Schools$20,000ServeMinnesota
2017Environmental GrantmakingSierra Club FoundationSan FranciscoCAMinnesota Beyond Oil & Tar Sands$20,000Sierra Club Foundation
2017Community GrantmakingSolar YouthNew HavenCTGeneral Operating$25,000Solar Youth
2017Community GrantmakingSomali American Parent AssociationMinneapolisMNSAPA's SciGirls and SciKids Program$15,000Somali American Parent Association
2017Community GrantmakingTeatro del PuebloMinneapolisMNCoco's Latinidad$16,000Teatro del Pueblo
2017Community GrantmakingThe Film Society of Minneapolis St. PaulMinneapolisMNBlack Cinema: Under the Skin$10,000The Film Society of Minneapolis St. Paul
2017Community GrantmakingThe Power of People Leadership InstituteMinneapolisMNGirls in Action$25,000The Power of People Leadership Institute
2017Environmental GrantmakingUniversity of Minnesota FoundationMinneapolisMNLow-carbon Energy Storage Policy Solutions$25,000University of Minnesota Foundation
2017Community GrantmakingUrban StrategiesMinneapolisMNGreen Garden Bakery$20,000Urban Strategies
2017Community GrantmakingUrban VenturesMinneapolisMNLearning Lab$20,000Urban Ventures
2017Community GrantmakingWashburn Center for ChildrenMinneapolisMNComprehensive therapeutic services to support at-risk middle school students$20,000Washburn Center for Children
2017Community GrantmakingWilderness InquiryMinneapolisMNCanoemobile: The Powderhorn Progression$17,177Wilderness Inquiry
2017Community GrantmakingYouth FarmMinneapolisMNAll Stars$25,000Youth Farm
2017Community GrantmakingYWCA of MinneapolisMinneapolisMNYWCA Minneapolis Beacon Learning Centers$30,000YWCA of Minneapolis
2017Strategic GrantmakingClean Up the River EnvironmentMontevideoMNCURE Climate and Energy Program Initiatives (Year 1)$30,000Clean Up the River Environment
2017Strategic GrantmakingFresh EnergySaint PaulMNThe More Electric Economy Project (Year 1)$30,000Fresh Energy
2017Strategic GrantmakingEnvironmental Law & Policy Center of the MidwestChicagoILAccelerating Climate Change Solutions in Minnesota and the Upper Midwest While the Federal Government is Stepping Back (Year 1)$60,000Environmental Law & Policy Center of the Midwest
2016Community GrantmakingACESNorth HavenCTArtsLink New Haven$30,000ACES
2016Community GrantmakingAchievement FirstNew HavenCTAchievement First's New Haven Schools: Amistad Academy and Elm City College Prep$25,000Achievement First
2016Community GrantmakingBridge for Youth, TheMinneapolisMNEmergency Services Program: Reconnecting Middle School Youth in Crisis$25,000Bridge for Youth, The
2016Community GrantmakingCatholic Charities, Inc. - Archdiocese of HartfordHartfordCTCentro San Jose$31,845Catholic Charities, Inc. - Archdiocese of Hartford
2016Community GrantmakingCentral Connecticut Coast YMCANew HavenCTNew Haven YMCA Youth Center Walk-In Program$15,345Central Connecticut Coast YMCA
2016Community GrantmakingChildren's Law Center of MinnesotaSaint PaulMNMinneapolis State Wards Program: Upholding the Rights of Foster Care Youth Age 12-14$25,000Children's Law Center of Minnesota
2016Environmental GrantmakingClean Water FundMinneapolisMNRenewable Water Treatment Project$25,000Clean Water Fund
2016Environmental GrantmakingClean Wisconsin, Inc.MadisonWIEngaging Key Constituencies in the Wisconsin State Implementation Plan for the Clean Power Plan$30,000Clean Wisconsin, Inc.
2016Community GrantmakingClifford Beers ClinicNew HavenCTClifford Beers Clinic Operations Expansion$30,000Clifford Beers Clinic
2016Community GrantmakingCommon Ground - New Haven Ecology ProjectNew HavenCTGrowing the next Generation Ð Green Jobs Corps$30,000Common Ground - New Haven Ecology Project
2016Community GrantmakingConnecticut Children's MuseumNew HavenCTPaint + Print Around the World Field Trip Series$30,000Connecticut Children's Museum
2016Community GrantmakingCT Center for NonviolenceHartfordCTContinuing Youth Leadership Cohort FY2016 & Fieldtrip to Schomburg Center for Black Culture$30,000CT Center for Nonviolence
2016Community GrantmakingCycles for ChangeSaint PaulMNLearn-to-Ride Class$10,000Cycles for Change
2016Community GrantmakingDream of Wild HealthMinneapolisMNIndigenous Food Network$20,000Dream of Wild Health
2016Community GrantmakingEDITMinneapolisMNGeneroCITY in North Minneapolis$12,100EDIT
2016Community GrantmakingElm City InternationalsNew HavenCTElm City Internationals: Educational Success through Soccer$21,500Elm City Internationals
2016Environmental GrantmakingEnvironmental Law & Policy Center of the MidwestChicagoILELPC Battery and Other Energy Storage Technologies Initiative: Policy Advocacy to Accelerate the Innovation Path.$40,000Environmental Law & Policy Center of the Midwest
2016Community GrantmakingFairview FoundationSaint PaulMNFit & Friendly Initiative$15,000Fairview Foundation
2016Community GrantmakingFamilyWise (formerly Genesis II)MinneapolisMNHigh Fidelity Wraparound for At Risk Youth with Mental Health and Behavioral Challenges$10,000FamilyWise (formerly Genesis II)
2016Environmental GrantmakingForest Stewards GuildMadisonWIForest Carbon Solutions for Mitigating Climate Change in Minnesota and Wisconsin$26,000Forest Stewards Guild
2016Community GrantmakingFoundation for the Arts and Trauma, IncNew HavenCTALIVE: Animating Learning by Integrating and Validating Experience$40,000Foundation for the Arts and Trauma, Inc
2016Environmental GrantmakingFresh EnergySaint PaulMNPowering Innovation: Securing a Modern Electric Grid$42,000Fresh Energy
2016Environmental GrantmakingFriends of the Mississippi RiverSaint PaulMNMinnesota Perennial Biofuel Program (MPBP): Advancing our climate resiliency and water quality goals$19,000Friends of the Mississippi River
2016Community GrantmakingHopewell Music Cooperative NorthMinneapolisMNMusic for All on Minneapolis North Side$20,000Hopewell Music Cooperative North
2016Community GrantmakingJuxtaposition Arts, Inc.MinneapolisMNJXTALabs and Community Design Studio$25,000Juxtaposition Arts, Inc.
2016Community GrantmakingKIPP MinnesotaMinneapolisMNKIPP Through College: Middle School Planning for High School and Post-Secondary Success$25,000KIPP Minnesota
2016Environmental GrantmakingLake Street CouncilMinneapolisMNSmall Business Energy Efficiency Pilot Project$35,000Lake Street Council
2016Community GrantmakingLearningWorks at Blake: A Breakthrough ProgramMinneapolisMNLearningWorks at Blake: A Breakthrough Program$15,000LearningWorks at Blake: A Breakthrough Program
2016Community GrantmakingLittle Free LibraryHudsonMNFostering Connections, Building Literacy-Friendly Neighborhoods in Minneapolis$24,075Little Free Library
2016Community GrantmakingMinneapolis Institute of ArtsMinneapolisMNRemains: An Act of Reverse Incorporation$25,000Minneapolis Institute of Arts
2016Community GrantmakingMinnesota African Women's Association (MAWA)MinneapolisMNAfrican Girls STEM Pilot Project$12,000Minnesota African Women's Association (MAWA)
2016Community GrantmakingMinnesota Alliance With YouthSaint PaulMNAmeriCorps Promise Fellows: Helping Minneapolis Youth Succeed$20,000Minnesota Alliance With Youth
2016Environmental GrantmakingMinnesota Environmental PartnershipSaint PaulMNEducating Candidates and Developing New Leaders for Renewable Energy$25,000Minnesota Environmental Partnership
2016Community GrantmakingMinnesota SinfoniaMinneapolisMNMusic in the Schools for Minneapolis Public Middle Schools$12,690Minnesota Sinfonia
2016Community GrantmakingMixed Blood Theatre CompanyMinneapolisMNMixed Blood Theatre Advisory Council Liaison Support$17,250Mixed Blood Theatre Company
2016Community GrantmakingNew Haven Family AllianceNew HavenCTThe Girls Circle/Bead for Life Project$15,000New Haven Family Alliance
2016Community GrantmakingNew Haven International Festival of Arts and IdeasNew HavenCTCommunity Investment Programs at the International Festival of Arts & Ideas$50,000New Haven International Festival of Arts and Ideas
2016Community GrantmakingNorthEast Minneapolis Tool LibraryMinneapolisMNBuilding Community through the Northeast Minneapolis Tool Library$12,000NorthEast Minneapolis Tool Library
2016Community GrantmakingNorthern Lights.mnMinneapolisMNNorthern Spark West Bank Program Council$25,000Northern
2016Community GrantmakingOne HeartlandMinneapolisMN$20,000One Heartland
2016Community GrantmakingOpportunity NeighborhoodNew BrightonMNMiddle school aged youth out-of-school time program at The Commons at Penn$15,000Opportunity Neighborhood
2016Community GrantmakingPequenas Ligas Hispanas de New HavenNew HavenCTCollege-Bound Multi-Sport Program$25,000Pequenas Ligas Hispanas de New Haven
2016Environmental GrantmakingPower Shift Network (FKA Energy Action Coalition)WashingtonDCPower Shift (PS) 2016 and Spring Youth State Strategy Summits$30,000Power Shift Network (FKA Energy Action Coalition)
2016Environmental GrantmakingPublic Employees for Environmental ResponsibilityWashingtonDCFighting Climate Deniers and Spurring Sound Policy$25,000Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility
2016Community GrantmakingReach Out and ReadNew HavenCT$25,000Reach Out and Read
2016Community GrantmakingReach Out and ReadBostonMAConnecticut Early Literacy Initiative$25,000Reach Out and Read
2016Environmental GrantmakingRENEW WisconsinMadisonWIExpanding Solar Power & People Power in Wisconsin$25,000RENEW Wisconsin
2016Community GrantmakingSomali Museum of MinnesotaMinneapolisMNGeneral Operating$15,000Somali Museum of Minnesota
2016Environmental GrantmakingSt. Croix Valley FoundationHudsonWIChisago County (MN) Clean Energy Hub$30,000St. Croix Valley Foundation
2016Community GrantmakingSt. David's Center for Child & Family DevelopmentMinnetonkaMNAdventure Program$15,000St. David's Center for Child & Family Development
2016Community GrantmakingStudents Today Leaders ForeverMinneapolisMNMinneapolis Middle School Leadership Programs$15,600Students Today Leaders Forever
2016Community GrantmakingSummer Science Research InstituteNew HavenCTSummer Science Research Institute Internship Program$25,000Summer Science Research Institute
2016Community GrantmakingThe Copper Street Brass QuintetMinneapolisMN16-17 Chamber Music Skills Camp at Northeast Middle School$15,915The Copper Street Brass Quintet
2016Community GrantmakingThe Elm Shakespeare CompanyNew HavenCTFree Shakespeare in the Park and accompanying educational and community outreach programs.$25,000The Elm Shakespeare Company
2016Environmental GrantmakingTransit for Livable CommunitesSaint PaulMNCorridor Wins for Mitigating Transportation Impact on Climate Change$25,000Transit for Livable Communites
2016Environmental GrantmakingTrees, Water & PeopleFort CollinsCOPlanting Tribal Trees for Climate Change$29,450Trees, Water & People
2016Community GrantmakingTwin Cities Public TelevisionSaint PaulMNTPT Believe!$20,000Twin Cities Public Television
2016Community GrantmakingUnited Nation Association of MinnesotaSaint PaulMNModel UN$10,000United Nation Association of Minnesota
2016Community GrantmakingUrban Arts AcademyMinneapolisMNUrban Arts Middle School Youth in Action$20,000Urban Arts Academy
2016Environmental GrantmakingWECCMadisonWIProperty Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Education and Outreach: Wisconsin Local Units of Government$24,000WECC
2015Environmental Grantmaking1000 Friends of WisconsinMadisonWIGreen Tier Legacy Communities Energy Task Force$18,0001000 Friends of Wisconsin
2015Community GrantmakingAchieveMpls / MPS ArtsMinneapolisMNJazz Around Minneapolis (JAM)$16,602AchieveMpls / MPS Arts
2015Community GrantmakingAfrican Development CenterMinneapolisMNCommerce and Community Conversations$20,000African Development Center
2015Community GrantmakingAmerican Swedish InstituteMinneapolisMNNurturing our Neighborhood: Supporting Parents and Engaging Schools$11,000American Swedish Institute
2015Community GrantmakingArts Council of Greater New Haven, TheNew HavenCTArt Builds Community$5,000Arts Council of Greater New Haven, The
2015Community GrantmakingBanyan Community, TheMinneapolisMNSouthside Adolescents Rising (SOAR) Middle School Youth Program$25,000Banyan Community, The
2015Community GrantmakingBest Buddies InternationalMiamiFLBest Buddies New Haven Middle and High School Expansion Project$10,000Best Buddies International
2015Community GrantmakingBeyond Walls: Urban Squash Twin CitiesMinneapolisMNHigh Quality Learning-On and Off the Court$20,000Beyond Walls: Urban Squash Twin Cities
2015Community GrantmakingBoys & Girls Club of New HavenNew HavenCTGreat Futures$33,784Boys & Girls Club of New Haven
2015Community GrantmakingBreakthrough Twin CitiesSaint PaulMNBreakthrough Twin Cities Northside Service Expansion$15,000Breakthrough Twin Cities
2015Environmental GrantmakingCenter for Energy and EnvironmentMinneapolisMNValue Energy Efficiency: Transforming the Market for Energy Efficient in Homes$25,000Center for Energy and Environment
2015Community GrantmakingCentro Cultural Chicano, Inc.MinneapolisMNYouth Digital Technology Component$20,000Centro Cultural Chicano, Inc.
2015Community GrantmakingCitywide Youth Coalition, Inc.New HavenCTYouth Summit$8,706Citywide Youth Coalition, Inc.
2015Environmental GrantmakingClean Up the River EnvironmentMontevideoMNDesigning and Testing the Minnesota Model of Rural Electric Co-op Transformation$25,000Clean Up the River Environment
2015Environmental GrantmakingClimate Generation: A Will Steger LegacyMinneapolisMNMinnesota Youth for Clean Energy!$30,000Climate Generation: A Will Steger Legacy
2015Community GrantmakingConnecticut Center for Arts and TechnologyNew HavenCTYouth Arts Program$25,000Connecticut Center for Arts and Technology
2015Environmental GrantmakingDakota Rural ActionBrookingsSDSouth Dakota Energy Fairness Campaign$30,000Dakota Rural Action
2015Community GrantmakingDivision of Indian Work/GMCCMinneapolisMNAmerican Indian Math Project$15,000Division of Indian Work/GMCC
2015Environmental GrantmakingEcolibrium3DuluthMNCoordinating Social Capital to Combat Climate Change$20,000Ecolibrium3
2015Community GrantmakingElm City Montessori SchoolNew HavenCTECMS Wellness Project$30,000Elm City Montessori School
2015Environmental GrantmakingEnergy Center of WisconsinMadisonWIEmissions Impacts from New Utility Rate Designs$28,912Energy Center of Wisconsin
2015Environmental GrantmakingEnvironment WisconsinMadisonWITransforming the Wisconsin Clean Energy Landscape through Advocacy in Madison WI$24,380Environment Wisconsin
2015Community GrantmakingHennepin Theatre TrustMinneapolisMNMade Here$25,000Hennepin Theatre Trust
2015Community GrantmakingHiawatha AcademiesMinneapolisMNHiawatha Academies Middle School Expansion$25,000Hiawatha Academies
2015Environmental GrantmakingHonor the EarthCallawayMNMoving Beyond Oil$25,000Honor the Earth
2015Community GrantmakingIn the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask TheatreMinneapolisMNMayDay 2016$25,000In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre
2015Environmental GrantmakingIowa Environmental CouncilDes MoinesIAAdvancing the Clean Power Plan in Iowa$25,000Iowa Environmental Council
2015Community GrantmakingKwanzaa Community Church, PCUSAMinneapolisMNKwanzaa's 21st Century Middle School Academy$25,000Kwanzaa Community Church, PCUSA
2015Community GrantmakingLa Puerta Community Development CorporationNew HavenCTRayos Del Sol Summer Program$7,000La Puerta Community Development Corporation
2015Community GrantmakingLeadership, Education & Athletics in Partnership (LEAP)New HavenCTYouth Development: Change Agents$65,000Leadership, Education & Athletics in Partnership (LEAP)
2015Community GrantmakingLutheran Social Services of MinnesotaSaint PaulMNEmpowering Students to Achieve$25,000Lutheran Social Services of Minnesota
2015Community GrantmakingMacPhail Center for MusicMinneapolisMNMacPhail North Minneapolis After-School Music Program$25,000MacPhail Center for Music
2015Community GrantmakingMidwest Food ConnectionMinneapolisMNHabits for Life: Inspiring Healthy Eaters in the Middle School Years$24,030Midwest Food Connection
2015Community GrantmakingMinnesota Center for Book ArtsMinneapolisMNTeen Voices$23,728Minnesota Center for Book Arts
2015Environmental GrantmakingMinnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy (MCEA)Saint PaulMNClean Energy and Climate Change$23,000Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy (MCEA)
2015Environmental GrantmakingMinnesota Environmental PartnershipSaint PaulMNMinnesota Clean Energy & Jobs Campaign$20,000Minnesota Environmental Partnership
2015Community GrantmakingMinnesota Historical SocietySaint PaulMNHistory Day Program/Minneapolis$18,000Minnesota Historical Society
2015Environmental GrantmakingMinnesota Interfaith Power & LightMinneapolisMNYouth Be the Spark$25,000Minnesota Interfaith Power & Light
2015Environmental GrantmakingMinnesota Public RadioSaint PaulMNClimate Change in Minnesota$20,000Minnesota Public Radio
2015Community GrantmakingMusic HavenNew HavenCTAfter-School Lessons Program$25,000Music Haven
2015Environmental GrantmakingNCFMinneapolisMNCommunity Solar Projects to Support Housing Cooperatives$25,000NCF
2015Community GrantmakingNew Haven Land TrustNew HavenCTCommunity Garden Program$25,000New Haven Land Trust
2015Community GrantmakingOpen Eye Figure TheatreMinneapolisMNSummer Driveway Tour$7,750Open Eye Figure Theatre
2015Community GrantmakingPCs for PeopleSaint PaulMNPCs for Kids$26,370PCs for People
2015Community GrantmakingPlymouth Christian Youth CenterMinneapolisMNPCYC's Camp Capri$20,000Plymouth Christian Youth Center
2015Community GrantmakingPope John Paul II Catholic SchoolMinneapolisMNKIDSTOP - KIDLEARN$10,000Pope John Paul II Catholic School
2015Community GrantmakingSquash HavenNew HavenCTSquash Haven Enrichment Program$22,500Squash Haven
2015Community GrantmakingSt. Martin de Porres AcademyNew HavenCTGraduate Support Program$20,000St. Martin de Porres Academy
2015Community GrantmakingSt. Stephen's Human ServicesMinneapolisMNzAmya Theater Project - 2015 Theater Arts Workshops$15,000St. Stephen's Human Services
2015Environmental GrantmakingTaxpayers for Common SenseWashingtonDCMethane & Royalties$25,000Taxpayers for Common Sense
2015Community GrantmakingTen Thousand Things Theater CompanyMinneapolisMNTen Thousand Things Minneapolis Tour Support$25,000Ten Thousand Things Theater Company
2015Community GrantmakingThe LinkMinneapolisMNSchool Matters$10,000The Link
2015Community GrantmakingThe New Haven Urban Resources InitiativeNew HavenCTGreenSkills$25,000The New Haven Urban Resources Initiative
2015Community GrantmakingTubmanMinneapolisMNYouth Community Advocacy$22,500Tubman
2015Community GrantmakingTwin Cities Media AllianceMinneapolisMNTwin Cities Daily Planet$25,000Twin Cities Media Alliance
2015Community GrantmakingUpstream ArtsMinneapolisMNArts Residencies for Middle School Students with Emotional/Behavioral Disorders$25,000Upstream Arts
2015Environmental GrantmakingWaterLegacyInver Grove HeightsMNPrevent PolyMet Climate Change Impact$25,000WaterLegacy
2015Environmental GrantmakingWinneshiek Energy DistrictDecorahIADriving Down Emissions$20,000Winneshiek Energy District
2015Community GrantmakingWomen of Power Network, IncWest HavenCTDeveloping Leaders Mentoring Program (DLMP)$25,000Women of Power Network, Inc
2015Community GrantmakingWorld SavvyMinneapolisMNFostering Global Education within Minneapolis Middle Schools$30,000World Savvy
2015Community GrantmakingYale Repertory TheatreNew HavenCTThe Dwight/Edgewood Project$9,230Yale Repertory Theatre
2015Community GrantmakingYMCA of the Greater Twin CitiesMinneapolisMNYMCA Beacons Youth Leadership Initiative$25,000YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities
2015Community GrantmakingYoung Men's Institute LibraryNew HavenCTUrban Youth Art and Expression at the Institute Library$23,600Young Men's Institute Library
2015Community GrantmakingYouth Performance CompanyMinneapolisMNGeneral Operating Support$20,000Youth Performance Company
2015Community GrantmakingYouth Rights MediaNew HavenCTMedia Arts Programming$15,000Youth Rights Media
2014Community Grantmaking20% Theatre CompanyMinneapolisMNThe Naked I: 3.0$5,00020% Theatre Company
2014Community GrantmakingAll Our KinNew HavenCTNew Haven Family Child Care Network$35,000All Our Kin
2014Community GrantmakingAsian Media AccessMinneapolisMNPositively Healthy You Network (P.H.U.N.)$15,000Asian Media Access
2014Community GrantmakingAugsburg CollegeMinneapolisMNMN Urban Debate League - Middle School Expansion$10,000Augsburg College
2014Environmental GrantmakingBlueGreen Alliance FoundationMinneapolisMNBuilding Grassroots Labor Support for a Minnesota Clean Energy Plan$15,000BlueGreen Alliance Foundation
2014Community GrantmakingCedar Cultural CenterMinneapolisMNThe Cedar's 25th Season Anniversary$15,000Cedar Cultural Center
2014Environmental GrantmakingCenter for Rural AffairsLyonsNERegional Transmission Network$25,000Center for Rural Affairs
2014Environmental GrantmakingCeres, Inc.BostonMAMobilizing Businesses and Investors to Advance Clean Energy Policies in Minnesota$25,000Ceres, Inc.
2014Environmental GrantmakingCitizens LeagueSaint PaulMNElectrical Energy Project: Building an Electrical System for Minnesota's Future$20,000Citizens League
2014Community GrantmakingCollective Consciousness TheatreNew HavenCTThe Bullying Project$10,000Collective Consciousness Theatre
2014Environmental GrantmakingCommunity PowerLake ElmoMNOrganizing for Local Democratic Energy$25,000Community Power
2014Community GrantmakingConcepts for Adaptive LearningNew HavenCTThe Learning Math After School Can Be Fun Program$5,400Concepts for Adaptive Learning
2014Community GrantmakingConflict Resolution CenterMinneapolisMNConflict Resolution and Restorative Support for At-risk Middle School Youth$25,000Conflict Resolution Center
2014Environmental GrantmakingConservation MinnesotaMinneapolisMNReducing Coal Consumption to Mitigate Climate Change$20,000Conservation Minnesota
2014Environmental GrantmakingDakota Resource CouncilDickinsonNDTurn Down the Flaring$25,000Dakota Resource Council
2014Environmental GrantmakingEnvironment Minnesota Research & Policy CenterMinneapolisMNClean Energy for Minnesota$20,000Environment Minnesota Research & Policy Center
2014Community GrantmakingGirl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River ValleysMinneapolisMNGirl Scouts ConnectZ$15,000Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys
2014Community GrantmakingGraywolf PressMinneapolisMNNext Page Campaign$25,000Graywolf Press
2014Environmental GrantmakingGreat Plains InstituteMinneapolisMNAccelerating a Community-Driven Clean Energy Future$25,000Great Plains Institute
2014Community GrantmakingIllusion Theater & School IncMinneapolisMNILLUSION THEATER: ARTS FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL ACHIEVEMENT$30,000Illusion Theater & School Inc
2014Environmental GrantmakingInstitute for Agriculture and Trade PolicyMinneapolisMNRural Climate Dialogues: Building Climate Awareness and Action from the Ground Up$37,530Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy
2014Environmental GrantmakingInstitute for Local Self-RelianceWashingtonDCDemocratic Energy$25,000Institute for Local Self-Reliance
2014Environmental GrantmakingIowa Interfaith Power & LightDes MoinesIAMobilizing People of Faith in Lowering Carbon Emissions$20,000Iowa Interfaith Power & Light
2014Community GrantmakingIRIS--Integrated Refugee & Immigrant ServicesNew HavenCTRefugee Afterschool Program (RAP)$25,000IRIS--Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services
2014Community GrantmakingKa JoogMinneapolisMNInvisible Art~Fanka$15,000Ka Joog
2014Community GrantmakingLa OportunidadMinneapolisMNGuiding Latino Middle School Students to Success$20,025La Oportunidad
2014Community GrantmakingLawyers for Children America (LFCA)New HavenCTLawyers for Children in New Haven$15,000Lawyers for Children America (LFCA)
2014Community GrantmakingLiberty Community ServicesNew HavenCTNew Haven Green Circle of Support$30,000Liberty Community Services
2014Community GrantmakingLittle Earth of United TribesMinneapolisMNLittle Earth Education Continuum$25,000Little Earth of United Tribes
2014Community GrantmakingLong Wharf TheatreNew HavenCTSTAGE. PAGE. ENGAGE$15,000Long Wharf Theatre
2014Community GrantmakingLundstrum Center for the Performing ArtsMinneapolisMNSt*art Dance at Harvest Prep/SISTER Academy$15,000Lundstrum Center for the Performing Arts
2014Community GrantmakingLyndale Neighborhood AssociationMinneapolisMNLyndale Women's Leadership Program$15,000Lyndale Neighborhood Association
2014Community GrantmakingMill City Summer OperaMinneapolisMNMill City Summer Opera$10,000Mill City Summer Opera
2014Community GrantmakingMinnesota Fringe FestivalMinneapolisMNMinnesota Fringe Festival$10,000Minnesota Fringe Festival
2014Community GrantmakingMinnesota Landscape ArboretumChaskaMNGrowing for Good: Urban Youth Employment Program$15,000Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
2014Community GrantmakingMinnesota OperaMinneapolisMNProject Opera$15,000Minnesota Opera
2014Community GrantmakingMiznaSaint PaulMNMizna's 9th Twin Cities Arab Film Festival$15,000Mizna
2014Environmental GrantmakingMN350MinneapolisMNMN350 Movement Jump-Start$25,000MN350
2014Environmental GrantmakingNational Caucus of Environmental Legislators (NCEL)WashingtonDCReforming the Utility Business Model$30,000National Caucus of Environmental Legislators (NCEL)
2014Environmental GrantmakingNature Conservancy-Minnesota, North & South DakotaMinneapolisMNClimate Adaptation Forestry$20,000Nature Conservancy-Minnesota, North & South Dakota
2014Community GrantmakingNeighborhood Music SchoolNew HavenCTNMS Spark Program$30,000Neighborhood Music School
2014Community GrantmakingNew Haven BalletNew HavenCTDanceAIR$30,000New Haven Ballet
2014Community GrantmakingNew Haven FarmsNew HavenCTFarm-Based Wellness Program$25,000New Haven Farms
2014Community GrantmakingNew Haven ReadsNew HavenCTNew Haven Reads Literacy Programs$25,000New Haven Reads
2014Community GrantmakingNorthside Achievement ZoneMinneapolisMNFamily Academy: College Bound Scholars$20,000Northside Achievement Zone
2014Community GrantmakingOne HeartlandMinneapolisMNCamp Heartland$10,000One Heartland
2014Community GrantmakingOnline Journalism ProjectNew HavenCTArts Beat Editor$25,000Online Journalism Project
2014Community GrantmakingOromo Community of Minnesota (OCM)Saint PaulMNOromo Youth Arts$20,525Oromo Community of Minnesota (OCM)
2014Community GrantmakingPangea World TheaterMinneapolisMNGeneral Operating Support$25,000Pangea World Theater
2014Community GrantmakingPhyllis Wheatley Community CenterMinneapolisMNChef's in Motion$10,000Phyllis Wheatley Community Center
2014Community GrantmakingPillsbury United CommunitiesMinneapolisMNYouth Action CREW$30,000Pillsbury United Communities
2014Environmental GrantmakingPlains JusticeBillingsMTClean Energy Ambassadors$25,000Plains Justice
2014Community GrantmakingPlanned Parenthood of Southern New EnglandNew HavenCTTeen Engagement New Haven$25,000Planned Parenthood of Southern New England
2014Community GrantmakingProject for Pride in Living (PPL)MinneapolisMNAfterschool Programs for Low-Income Mpls Middle School Students$25,000Project for Pride in Living (PPL)
2014Community GrantmakingProject SUCCESSMinneapolisMNProject SUCCESS North Minneapolis Expansion$25,000Project SUCCESS
2014Community GrantmakingRagamala DanceMinneapolisMNWritten in Water$15,000Ragamala Dance
2014Environmental GrantmakingRE-AMP NetworkSaint PaulMNRE-AMP Network$30,000RE-AMP Network
2014Community GrantmakingSea Research Foundation, Inc.New HavenCTWhere the City Meets the Sea$15,000Sea Research Foundation, Inc.
2014Community GrantmakingServeMinnesotaMinneapolisMNMinnesota Math Corps in Minneapolis Public Schools$26,000ServeMinnesota
2014Environmental GrantmakingSierra Club FoundationSan FranciscoCAMN Municipal Utilities Public Power Operating Against the Public Interest$25,000Sierra Club Foundation
2014Community GrantmakingSimpson Housing ServicesMinneapolisMNYouth Development Program$10,000Simpson Housing Services
2014Community GrantmakingSojourner Truth AcademyMinneapolisMNEncuentro - A Positive Youth Development Project$25,000Sojourner Truth Academy
2014Community GrantmakingSolar YouthNew HavenCTSolar Youth's Expansion in New Target Neighborhoods$25,000Solar Youth
2014Community GrantmakingSteppingStone Theatre for Youth DevelopmentSaint PaulMNArts Integration: Theatre Residencies at Folwell Middle$10,620SteppingStone Theatre for Youth Development
2014Community GrantmakingThe Future ProjectNew HavenCTThe Future Project$25,000The Future Project
2014Community GrantmakingThe Loppet Foundation, Inc.MinneapolisMNLoppet Adventure Program - Middle School Teams$20,000The Loppet Foundation, Inc.
2014Community GrantmakingTheatre UnboundMinneapolisMNGirl Shorts 2015$5,000Theatre Unbound
2014Community GrantmakingUrban StrategiesSt. LouisMOYouth in Action$10,000Urban Strategies
2014Community GrantmakingUrban VenturesMinneapolisMNLearning Lab$10,000Urban Ventures
2014Community GrantmakingWellShare InternationalMinneapolisMNYouth on the Rise (WellShare InternationalÕs Middle School Program)$25,000WellShare International
2014Community GrantmakingWest Broadway Business and Area CoalitionMinneapolisMNFLOW Northside Arts Crawl$15,000West Broadway Business and Area Coalition
2014Environmental GrantmakingWhite Earth Land Recovery ProjectCallawayMNGreat Lakes Climate Change and Indigenous Economics$20,000White Earth Land Recovery Project
2014Community GrantmakingYouth FarmMinneapolisMNAll-Stars Program$25,000Youth Farm
2014Community GrantmakingYWCA of MinneapolisMinneapolisMNYWCA of Minneapolis Beacon Learning Centers$30,000YWCA of Minneapolis
2013Community GrantmakingArtStartSaint PaulMNSignatures for Teens$10,000ArtStart
2013Community GrantmakingBedlam TheatreMinneapolisMNNative American - Somali Friendship Production$15,000Bedlam Theatre
2013Community GrantmakingBest AcademyMinneapolisMNBest/Harvest AVID Scholars$26,500Best Academy
2013Community GrantmakingBridge for Youth, TheMinneapolisMNEmergency Services Program$25,000Bridge for Youth, The
2013Community GrantmakingCASA MinnesotaMinneapolisMNVolunteer Guardians ad Litem for Abused and Neglected Children$10,000CASA Minnesota
2013Community GrantmakingChildren In Placement CT/CASA, Inc.New HavenCTNew Haven's Abused & Neglected Children$25,000Children In Placement CT/CASA, Inc.
2013Community GrantmakingChildren's Law Center of MinnesotaMinneapolisMNMinneapolis State Ward Project: Supporting Foster Care Youth Age 12-14$21,000Children's Law Center of Minnesota
2013Environmental GrantmakingClean Wisconsin, Inc.MadisonWIImproving Yahara Lakes Water Quality$20,000Clean Wisconsin, Inc.
2013Community GrantmakingCoffee House PressMinneapolisMNCommunity Art-Making and Explorations in Minneapolis: Public Programs for Andy StrudevantÕs Book, ÒP$5,000Coffee House Press
2013Environmental GrantmakingColorado Environmental CoalitionDenverCOColorado Energy Campaign$21,000Colorado Environmental Coalition
2013Community GrantmakingCommon Ground - New Haven Ecology ProjectNew HavenCTEvery Child Outside: Outdoor Learning & Leadership Opportunities for New Haven Young People$30,000Common Ground - New Haven Ecology Project
2013Community GrantmakingCommunity MediationNew HavenCTParolee Reentry Program$25,000Community Mediation
2013Community GrantmakingConcordia Language VillagesMinneapolisMNVillage Parks Program$10,000Concordia Language Villages
2013Environmental GrantmakingConnecticut River Watershed CouncilGreenfieldMAA River Runs Through Us - Better Hydropower and Less Coal$30,000Connecticut River Watershed Council
2013Community GrantmakingCorcoran Neighborhood Organization (Midtown Public Market)MinneapolisMNMujeres en Accion y Poder and Lideres en Accion y Poder$10,000Corcoran Neighborhood Organization (Midtown Public Market)
2013Environmental GrantmakingDo It Green! MinnesotaMinneapolisMNDo It Green! Minnesota Energy Education$10,000Do It Green! Minnesota
2013Community GrantmakingDomestic Abuse ProjectMinneapolisMNDAP Children's Program$15,000Domestic Abuse Project
2013Community GrantmakingEDITMinneapolisMNPhotoVoice at Urban Ventures$12,000EDIT
2013Community GrantmakingElm City Flow, Inc.New HavenCTBodhi Seeds$8,910Elm City Flow, Inc.
2013Environmental GrantmakingEnvironmental and Energy Study InstituteWashingtonDCOn-Bill Financing for Energy Efficiency Retrofits$25,000Environmental and Energy Study Institute
2013Environmental GrantmakingEnvironmental Law & Policy Center of the MidwestChicagoILClean Energy For All Iowans$25,000Environmental Law & Policy Center of the Midwest
2013Community GrantmakingEthnic Heritage CenterNew HavenCTExperiencing and Celebrating New Haven's Multicultural Heritage$15,000Ethnic Heritage Center
2013Community GrantmakingFairview FoundationSaint PaulMNFit & Friendly Initiative$7,500Fairview Foundation
2013Community GrantmakingFamilyWise (formerly Genesis II)MinneapolisMNHigh Fidelity Wrap Around Services for Middle School Youth$10,000FamilyWise (formerly Genesis II)
2013Community GrantmakingFred Wells Tennis & Education CenterSaint PaulMNTennis2College--The Fort Middle School Programs$17,500Fred Wells Tennis & Education Center
2013Environmental GrantmakingFresh EnergySaint PaulMNLeveling the economic playing field for small electricity-generating technologies like solar power.$40,000Fresh Energy
2013Community GrantmakingFriends Center for ChildrenNew HavenCTAdverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Support Program$25,000Friends Center for Children
2013Environmental GrantmakingFriends of the Columbia GorgePortlandORStop Increased Coal Export through the Columbia River Gorge$18,000Friends of the Columbia Gorge
2013Environmental GrantmakingGreat River GreeningSaint PaulMNMinnesota River Program$20,000Great River Greening
2013Community GrantmakingHennepin History MuseumMinneapolisMNPhase III Restorative Project - Carolyn Christian Home$16,958Hennepin History Museum
2013Community GrantmakingHope CommunityMinneapolisMNYouth Power Project$20,000Hope Community
2013Community GrantmakingKIPP MinnesotaMinneapolisMNKIPP Community Outreach$25,000KIPP Minnesota
2013Community GrantmakingLearningWorks at Blake: A Breakthrough ProgramMinneapolisMNLearningWorks at Blake: Outdoor Education Project$10,000LearningWorks at Blake: A Breakthrough Program
2013Community GrantmakingLife HavenNew HavenCTChild Care Program$5,000Life Haven
2013Community GrantmakingMacPhail Center for MusicMinneapolisMNMacPhail Pathways to Performance Program$20,000MacPhail Center for Music
2013Community GrantmakingMinneapolis College of Art and DesignMinneapolisMnSummer Youth Programs: Young Teens Scholarships$9,000Minneapolis College of Art and Design
2013Environmental GrantmakingMinnesota Environmental PartnershipSaint PaulMNCollaborative Solar Energy Initiative$20,000Minnesota Environmental Partnership
2013Community GrantmakingMinnesota Shubert Center for Dance and MusicMinneapolisMNThe Cowles Center for Dance and the Performing Arts: Lifting the Dance Community to New Heights$20,000Minnesota Shubert Center for Dance and Music
2013Community GrantmakingMinnesota SinfoniaMinneapolisMNMN Sinfonia's North Side Music and Arts Festival$12,000Minnesota Sinfonia
2013Community GrantmakingNew Haven Family AllianceNew HavenCTProject Success$25,000New Haven Family Alliance
2013Community GrantmakingNew Haven Home RecoveryNew HavenCTChildren's Education Partnership$30,000New Haven Home Recovery
2013Community GrantmakingNew Haven Symphony OrchestraNew HavenCTNew Haven Symphony Orchestra Concerts, Education, and Community Engagement Activities$25,000New Haven Symphony Orchestra
2013Environmental GrantmakingPowder River Basin Resource CouncilSheridanWYPetition to Protect Citizens and Environment Adjacent to Oil and Gas Drilling$14,500Powder River Basin Resource Council
2013Environmental GrantmakingPublic Employees for Environmental ResponsibilityWashingtonDCCoal's Achilles Heel: Combustion Waste$20,000Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility
2013Community GrantmakingReach Out and ReadNew HavenCTConnecticut School Readiness Project$20,000Reach Out and Read
2013Community GrantmakingRed Eye TheaterMinneapolisMNGeneral Operating Support for Red Eye TheaterÕs 30th Anniversary Season$10,000Red Eye Theater
2013Community GrantmakingRedeemer Center for LifeMinneapolisMNPedal Power$20,000Redeemer Center for Life
2013Community GrantmakingRegents of the University of Minnesota - NorthropMinneapolisMNThe Gathering$10,000Regents of the University of Minnesota - Northrop
2013Environmental GrantmakingRENEW WisconsinMadisonWIEducating and Organizing Wisconsin Energy Stakeholders on Clean Energy Contracts$18,000RENEW Wisconsin
2013Environmental GrantmakingRocky Mountain InstituteDenverCOElectricity Innovation Lab$20,000Rocky Mountain Institute
2013Community GrantmakingSeward Neighborhood Group, IncMinneapolisMNSPOKES Community Bike Walk Center$11,350Seward Neighborhood Group, Inc
2013Environmental GrantmakingSightline InstituteSeattleWAA Clean Energy, Coal Free Northwest$20,000Sightline Institute
2013Community GrantmakingSt. David's Center for Child & Family DevelopmentMinneapolisMNAdventure Program$15,137St. David's Center for Child & Family Development
2013Community GrantmakingTeach For America - Twin CitiesMinneapolisMNTeach For America at KIPP Stand Academy College Prep Middle School$22,500Teach For America - Twin Cities
2013Community GrantmakingThe Copper Street Brass QuintetMinneapolisMNThe Copper Street Brass Quintet: Brass T.A.C.S Program$10,000The Copper Street Brass Quintet
2013Community GrantmakingThe Elm Shakespeare CompanyNew HavenCTFree Shakespeare in the Park/Elm Scholars Program$25,000The Elm Shakespeare Company
2013Community GrantmakingThe Mental Health Collective (dba Watercourse Counseling Center)MinneapolisMNEnhancing Youth and Family Wellness$20,000The Mental Health Collective (dba Watercourse Counseling Center)
2013Environmental GrantmakingThe Rocky Mountain Climate OrganizationLouisvilleCOstate & local climate action in Colorado$14,500The Rocky Mountain Climate Organization
2013Community GrantmakingWashburn Center for ChildrenMinneapolisMNSchool-based Mental Health Services for Middle School Children$20,000Washburn Center for Children
2013Community GrantmakingWATCHMinneapolisMNWATCH$15,000WATCH
2013Community GrantmakingWilderness InquiryMinneapolisMNCommunity Connections: Outdoor Adventures & the Arts$15,000Wilderness Inquiry
2013Environmental GrantmakingWindustryMinneapolisMNAdvancing Minnesota's Carbon Reduction Goals Through Distributed Generation$25,000Windustry
2013Community GrantmakingYale Peabody Museum of Natural HistoryNew HavenCTEVOLUTIONS After School Program$4,495Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History
2012Community GrantmakingAchievement FirstNew HavenCTAchievement First's New Haven School$25,000Achievement First
2012Community GrantmakingAfrican Development CenterMinneapolisMNa series of community meetings throughout 2012$20,000African Development Center
2012Environmental GrantmakingAmerican RiversWashingtonDCadvancing a water management and ecosystem conservation plan in the Yakima River Basin$20,130American Rivers
2012Community GrantmakingAthletes Committed to Educating StudentsMinneapolisMNgeneral operating expenses$25,000Athletes Committed to Educating Students
2012Community GrantmakingAudubon ConnecticutNew HavenCTAudubon Schoolyard Habitat Program$23,413Audubon Connecticut
2012Community GrantmakingBanyan Community, TheMinneapolisMNmiddle school youth programming$20,000Banyan Community, The
2012Community GrantmakingBolder OptionsMinneapolisMNBolder Options After School Tutoring Program$15,000Bolder Options
2012Community GrantmakingChildren's Community Programs of CTNew HavenCTEducational Support$8,500Children's Community Programs of CT
2012Environmental GrantmakingCommunity Environmental Legal Defense, TheMercersburgPAProject on Shale Gas Drilling and Fracking$20,000Community Environmental Legal Defense, The
2012Community GrantmakingCOMPAS, Inc.Saint PaulMNarts programs spoken word, writing and theater at Anwatin Middle School and one or two other Minneapolis middle schools$9,880COMPAS, Inc.
2012Community GrantmakingDads Make a DifferenceStillwaterMNgeneral operating support$10,000Dads Make a Difference
2012Environmental GrantmakingDakota Rural ActionBrookingsSDCommunity Energy Development Committee$25,000Dakota Rural Action
2012Community GrantmakingDataHavenNew HavenCTCivic Survey and Report Project$20,000DataHaven
2012Community GrantmakingDiaper Bank, TheNew HavenCTservice to New Haven partner agencies including All Our Kin, Junta, IRIS and New Haven Home Recovery$25,000Diaper Bank, The
2012Community GrantmakingDivision of Indian WorkMinneapolisMNthe American Indian Math Project$13,000Division of Indian Work
2012Community GrantmakingEco EducationSaint PaulMNUrban Stewards$15,000Eco Education
2012Strategic GrantmakingEducation Transformation Initiative (ETI)MinneapolisMNEducation Transformation Initiative$50,000Education Transformation Initiative (ETI)
2012Community GrantmakingEmployment Action CenterMinneapolisMNFirst Opportunity Program$10,000Employment Action Center
2012Environmental GrantmakingFriends of the Minnesota ValleyBloomingtonMNCommunity Clean-Ups for Water Quality Program$10,000Friends of the Minnesota Valley
2012Environmental GrantmakingFriends of the Mississippi River (FMR)Saint PaulMNMississippi River Corridor Critical Area$22,130Friends of the Mississippi River (FMR)
2012Community GrantmakingGivens Foundation for African American LiteratureMinneapolisMNincreasing literacy through the enagement of middle school students at four schools in Minneapolis$10,000Givens Foundation for African American Literature
2012Community GrantmakingHiawatha AcademiesMinneapolisMNExpansion of Adelante College Prep Middle School$25,000Hiawatha Academies
2012Community GrantmakingIn the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask TheatreMinneapolisMNThe Phillips Project_ Year Two$15,000In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre
2012Community GrantmakingInteract Center for the Visual & Performing ArtsMinneapolisMNUNIQUINOX$10,000Interact Center for the Visual & Performing Arts
2012Community GrantmakingIntermedia ArtsMinneapolisMNOur Turn program$15,000Intermedia Arts
2012Environmental GrantmakingIowa Environmental CouncilDes MoinesIAMoving Iowa toward a clean energy economy by increasing utility energy efficiency savings goals$25,000Iowa Environmental Council
2012Community GrantmakingJawaahir Dance CompanyMinneapolisMNgeneral operating expenses$10,000Jawaahir Dance Company
2012Environmental GrantmakingKlamath Siskiyou Wildlands CenterWilliamsORRogue Riverkeeper program$10,000Klamath Siskiyou Wildlands Center
2012Community GrantmakingKwanzaa Community Church, PCUSAMinneapolisMNSummer Freedom School with Additional Year Round Programming for Older Youth$15,000Kwanzaa Community Church, PCUSA
2012Environmental GrantmakingLand Institute, TheSalinaKSPerennials on the Horizon: Natural Systems Agriculture$22,250Land Institute, The
2012Community GrantmakingLeadership, Education & Athletics in Partnership (LEAP)New HavenCTLEAP Children's Program and Youth Development Program$30,000Leadership, Education & Athletics in Partnership (LEAP)
2012Community GrantmakingLegal Rights CenterMinneapolisMNRestorative Interventions for Middle Grade Students in Minneapolis Public Schools$15,000Legal Rights Center
2012Community GrantmakingMain Street ProjectMinneapolisMNPhillips Community Radio Collaboration$20,000Main Street Project
2012Community GrantmakingMigizi Communications Inc.MinneapolisMNNative Academy$25,000Migizi Communications Inc.
2012Community GrantmakingMinnesota African Women's Association (MAWA)MinneapolisMNAGILE Clubs (African Girls Initiative for Leadership and Empowerment)$10,000Minnesota African Women's Association (MAWA)
2012Community GrantmakingMinnesota Council of NonprofitsMinneapolisMNMinnesota Participation Project$15,000Minnesota Council of Nonprofits
2012Community GrantmakingMinnesota Historical SocietyMinneapolisMNHistory Day Mentors for Minneapolis Public Schools$15,000Minnesota Historical Society
2012Environmental GrantmakingMinnesota Public Interest Research GroupMinneapolisMNsolar electricity$6,600Minnesota Public Interest Research Group
2012Community GrantmakingMixed Blood Theatre CompanyMinneapolisMNLeadership Transition at Mixed Blood$23,167Mixed Blood Theatre Company
2012Community GrantmakingMiznaMinneapolisMNfor Mizna's 7th Twin Cities Arab Film Festival$10,000Mizna
2012Community GrantmakingMu Performing ArtsMinneapolisMNTaiko Drum Performance and one month residency at Olson Middle School in North Minneapolis in partnership with Project SUCCESS$6,000Mu Performing Arts
2012Community GrantmakingMusic HavenNew HavenCTafter-school music lessons$24,200Music Haven
2012Community GrantmakingNeighborhood Involvement ProgramMinneapolisMNT.O.G.E.T.H.E.R. and Young Ladies/Young Men's Alliance$8,500Neighborhood Involvement Program
2012Community GrantmakingNew Haven Free Public LibraryNew HavenCTexpansion of the Public Library's collection of non-fiction books for Young Adults$20,115New Haven Free Public Library
2012Community GrantmakingNew Haven International Festival of Arts and IdeasNew HavenCTBuilding Community Through Arts & Cultures - the 18th Annual International Festival of Arts & Ideas$50,000New Haven International Festival of Arts and Ideas
2012Community GrantmakingNew Haven Legal AssistanceNew HavenCTJuvenile Matters$25,000New Haven Legal Assistance
2012Environmental GrantmakingNorthern Plains Resource CouncilBillingsMTGreen Employment through Renewable and Energy Efficiency$20,000Northern Plains Resource Council
2012Community GrantmakingNorthwestern Health Sciences UniversityBloomingtonMNSummer Science Academy (SSA)$15,000Northwestern Health Sciences University
2012Environmental GrantmakingOregon Environmental CouncilPortlandORAdvancing West Coast Climate Leadership$20,000Oregon Environmental Council
2012Community GrantmakingOutward Bound Twin CitiesSaint PaulMNgeneral operating support$15,000Outward Bound Twin Cities
2012Environmental GrantmakingPacific Rivers CouncilPortlandORLegacy Rivers program$17,130Pacific Rivers Council
2012Community GrantmakingPeople Serving PeopleMinneapolisMNYouth Group, Tutoring Program , Education and Activities$15,000People Serving People
2012Community GrantmakingProject SUCCESSMinneapolisMNsupport to sustain and grow program in Olson Middle School in North Minneapolis$25,000Project SUCCESS
2012Community GrantmakingRead IndeedPlymouthMNgeneral operating support$5,000Read Indeed
2012Environmental GrantmakingRegion Nine Area, Inc.MankatoMNSmall Wind Bulk Buy program$29,880Region Nine Area, Inc.
2012Community GrantmakingSt. Martin de Porres AcademyNew HavenCTAccreditation Process - New England Association of Schools and Colleges$20,500St. Martin de Porres Academy
2012Community GrantmakingSt. Stephen's Human ServicesMinneapolisMN2012 Roadshow$10,000St. Stephen's Human Services
2012Community GrantmakingTeatro del PuebloMinneapolisMNLatina Femenista: Women at a Crossroad$13,620Teatro del Pueblo
2012Community GrantmakingTen Thousand Things Theater CompanyMinneapolisMNthe 2012 season including two Shakespear plays$16,000Ten Thousand Things Theater Company
2012Environmental GrantmakingTennessee Clean Water NetworkKnoxvilleTEEmerging Issues Initative$15,000Tennessee Clean Water Network
2012Environmental GrantmakingThe Land Conservancy for Southern Chester CountyUnionvillePANew Leaf EcoCenter$17,130The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester County
2012Environmental GrantmakingThe Resource Innovation GroupEugeneORCommunity Solar Tool project$15,000The Resource Innovation Group
2012Environmental GrantmakingToxics Action CenterBostonMANeighborhood Assistance Program$27,250Toxics Action Center
2012Environmental GrantmakingTrust for Public Land - WashingtonSeattleWAThe Puyallup Valley Agriculture Corridor$20,000Trust for Public Land - Washington
2012Community GrantmakingUpstream ArtsMinneapolisMNresidency program for 6th-8th grade students (ages 11-14) with emotional and behavioral disabilities at River Bend Educational Center, a North Minneapolis Public School for the 2012-2013 school year$8,000Upstream Arts
2012Community GrantmakingUrban Arts AcademyMinneapolisMNYouth Families and the Community Served through the Arts$15,000Urban Arts Academy
2012Community GrantmakingUrban Spectrum Theatre Company, TheMinneapolisMNThe Honeydropper Project$3,500Urban Spectrum Theatre Company, The
2012Environmental GrantmakingWaterLegacyInver Grove HeightsMNWater Advocacy Project$27,300WaterLegacy
2012Community GrantmakingWomen of Power Network, IncNew HavenCTDeveloping Leaders Mentorship Program$25,000Women of Power Network, Inc
2012Community GrantmakingYMCA of the Greater Twin CitiesMinneapolisMNYMCA Beacons$20,000YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities
2012Community GrantmakingYoung Audiences of ConnecticutHamdenCTthe STAR afterschool program$20,000Young Audiences of Connecticut
2012Community GrantmakingZenon Dance Company and SchoolMinneapolisMNZenon Residency at Anne Sullivan Communication Center$5,000Zenon Dance Company and School
2011Community GrantmakingAll Our KinNew HavenCTthe New Teacher Mentor program$20,000All Our Kin
2011Community GrantmakingArchitecture Resource CenterNew HavenCTThe Design Connections Partnership$10,000Architecture Resource Center
2011Environmental GrantmakingAs You SowSan FranciscoCAShareholder Action to Reduce Dependency on Coal-Generated Power program$15,000As You Sow
2011Community GrantmakingAscension Place, Inc.MinneapolisMNthe Aftercare Program$5,000Ascension Place, Inc.
2011Community GrantmakingAsian Women United of MinnesotaMinneapolisMNyouth activities and advocacy at House of Peace$5,000Asian Women United of Minnesota
2011Community GrantmakingAugsburg CollegeMinneapolisMNthe Minnesota Urban Debate League (MNUDL)$10,000Augsburg College
2011Community GrantmakingBest Buddies ConnecticutNorth HavenCTNew Haven Expansion Project$10,000Best Buddies Connecticut
2011Community GrantmakingBoys & Girls Club of New HavenNew HavenCTgeneral operating support$20,000Boys & Girls Club of New Haven
2011Community GrantmakingCatholic Charities, Inc. - Archdiocese of HartfordNew HavenCTimplementing a school readiness program in the Fair Haven neighborhood of New Haven$20,000Catholic Charities, Inc. - Archdiocese of Hartford
2011Community GrantmakingCentro Cultural Chicano, Inc.MinneapolisMNexpansion of Raices Youth Development Program$10,000Centro Cultural Chicano, Inc.
2011Community GrantmakingCitySeed Inc.New HavenCTHealthy Eaters and program held in collaboration with the Connecticut Children's Museum$20,000CitySeed Inc.
2011Community GrantmakingCollective Consciousness TheatreNew HavenCTGive Us Free: The Story of the Amistad$5,000Collective Consciousness Theatre
2011Environmental GrantmakingColumbia SpringsVancouverWAGrowing Our Green Future$15,000Columbia Springs
2011Community GrantmakingConcepts for Adaptive LearningNew HavenCTthe Learning Math After-School Can Be Fun program$3,200Concepts for Adaptive Learning
2011Community GrantmakingConflict Resolution CenterMinneapolisMNa victim/juvenile offender mediation project$15,000Conflict Resolution Center
2011Community GrantmakingCoordinating Council for Children in CrisisNew HavenCTParent Empowerment Groups$20,000Coordinating Council for Children in Crisis
2011Community GrantmakingCreatives for CausesMinneapolisMNthe Art Buddies After-School program$7,500Creatives for Causes
2011Environmental GrantmakingEnvironment Minnesota Research & Policy CenterMinneapolisMNMinnesota Solar Works Campaign: Ten Percent Solar Electricity by 2030$30,000Environment Minnesota Research & Policy Center
2011Environmental GrantmakingEureka RecylclingMinneapolisMNsupport for Metro Clean Energy Resource Team (CERT)$35,000Eureka Recylcling
2011Community GrantmakingFalls 4 AllEdinaMNto create a playground that allows individuals with and without disabilities a place to play with dignity$15,000Falls 4 All
2011Community GrantmakingFranconia Sculpture ParkShaferMNthe 2011 At-Risk Youth Outreach and Community Vitality Programs$7,500Franconia Sculpture Park
2011Community GrantmakingFree Arts for Abused Children of MinnesotaMinneapolisMNexpanding the Weekly Mentorship Program in Minneapolis to additional facilitie$15,000Free Arts for Abused Children of Minnesota
2011Environmental GrantmakingFriends of the Earth FoundationWashingtonDCreforming federal tax incentives that have encouraged use of fossil fuels and redirect toward renewable energy$20,000Friends of the Earth Foundation
2011Community GrantmakingHabitat for Humanity of Greater New HavenNew HavenCTSkills for Life Program$20,000Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven
2011Community GrantmakingIllusion Theater & School IncMinneapolisMNGirl Drama$25,000Illusion Theater & School Inc
2011Environmental GrantmakingInstitute for Agriculture and Trade PolicyMinneapolisMNincorporating the idea of a Public Health Title in the federal Farm Bill to protect human health and the environment$20,000Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy
2011Community GrantmakingIRIS - Integrated Refugee & Immigrant ServicesNew HavenCTEducation and Community Integration$25,000IRIS - Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services
2011Community GrantmakingJabbok Family ServicesMinneapolisMNgeneral operating support$7,500Jabbok Family Services
2011Community GrantmakingKinship of Greater MinneapolisMinneapolisMNyouth programs$8,000Kinship of Greater Minneapolis
2011Community GrantmakingLawyers for Children America (LFCA)New HavenCTwork with abused and neglected children in New Haven$10,000Lawyers for Children America (LFCA)
2011Environmental GrantmakingMidwest Organic and Sustainable Education Service (MOSES)Spring ValleyWIthe Help Wanted: Organic Farmers program$25,000Midwest Organic and Sustainable Education Service (MOSES)
2011Community GrantmakingMinneapolis Institute of ArtsMinneapolisMNMuseum Inside-Out$25,000Minneapolis Institute of Arts
2011Community GrantmakingMinneapolis Public SchoolsMinneapolisMNLead Peace$31,454Minneapolis Public Schools
2011Community GrantmakingMinnesota Landscape Arboretum FoundationChanhassenMNUrban Garden Youth Employment Program$12,000Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Foundation
2011Community GrantmakingMinnPostMinneapolisMNto start a beat-blog that focuses on the two city halls and the citizens who interact with them$20,000MinnPost
2011Community GrantmakingNew Haven Reads Community Book BankNew HavenCTgeneral operating support$20,000New Haven Reads Community Book Bank
2011Community GrantmakingOakwood ResidenceMinneapolisMNcreation of volunteer program$10,000Oakwood Residence
2011Community GrantmakingPangea World TheaterMinneapolisMNgeneral operating support$15,000Pangea World Theater
2011Community GrantmakingPark Avenue Youth & Family ServiceMinneapolisMNTronix Tuesdays initiative$20,000Park Avenue Youth & Family Service
2011Environmental GrantmakingParks & Trails Council of MinnesotaSaint PaulMNgeneral operating support$10,000Parks & Trails Council of Minnesota
2011Community GrantmakingPeace FoundationMinneapolisMNfamily engagement strategies, including the NAZ Connectors and NAZ Connect$15,000Peace Foundation
2011Community GrantmakingPequenas Ligas Hispanas de New HavenNew HavenCTPasa a Pasa Year-Round Outdoor Running and Walking Program$19,663Pequenas Ligas Hispanas de New Haven
2011Community GrantmakingPerson to Person, Inc.MinneapolisMNgeneral operating support (for the Independent Living Skills Program)$7,500Person to Person, Inc.
2011Community GrantmakingPhyllis Wheatley Community CenterMinneapolisMNDream, Explore, Connect! (DEC)$10,000Phyllis Wheatley Community Center
2011Community GrantmakingPillsbury United CommunitiesMinneapolisMNYouth Action Crew$30,000Pillsbury United Communities
2011Community GrantmakingPlanned Parenthood of ConnecticutNew HavenCTthe Teen Talk program$15,000Planned Parenthood of Connecticut
2011Community GrantmakingPlanned Parenthood of Minnesota/South DakotaMinneapolisMNReach One/Teach One in Minneapolis$10,000Planned Parenthood of Minnesota/South Dakota
2011Community GrantmakingPrevent Child Abuse MinnesotaSaint PaulMNCircle of Parents¨ chapters within the city of Minneapolis$13,122Prevent Child Abuse Minnesota
2011Community GrantmakingProject for Pride in Living (PPL)MinneapolisMNEarly Wonders Preschool$15,000Project for Pride in Living (PPL)
2011Community GrantmakingRagamala DanceMinneapolisMNproduction of Sacred Earth$10,000Ragamala Dance
2011Community GrantmakingRead to Grow Inc.New HavenCTan early literacy component to the Nurturing Families home visitation services in New Haven$10,000Read to Grow Inc.
2011Environmental GrantmakingRockefeller Family Fund (as fiscal agent)New YorkNYgeneral operating support$25,000Rockefeller Family Fund (as fiscal agent)
2011Community GrantmakingSabathani Community CenterMinneapolisMNthe Horizons Youth Program$10,000Sabathani Community Center
2011Community GrantmakingSan Miguel Middle School of MinneapolisMinneapolisMNthe Graduate Support program$10,000San Miguel Middle School of Minneapolis
2011Community GrantmakingSea Research Foundation Inc.MysticCTthe "Where the City Meets the Sea: the Long Island Sound Curricula Outreach Program" for New Haven students$10,000Sea Research Foundation Inc.
2011Community GrantmakingServeMinnesotaMinneapolisMNMinnesota Reading Corps$20,000ServeMinnesota
2011Community GrantmakingSimpson Housing ServicesMinneapolisMNgeneral operating support (for the Transitional Housing Program)$7,500Simpson Housing Services
2011Community GrantmakingSolar YouthNew HavenCTgeneral operating support$25,000Solar Youth
2011Community GrantmakingSquash HavenNew HavenCTgeneral operating support$22,500Squash Haven
2011Community GrantmakingSteppingStone Theatre for Youth DevelopmentSaint PaulMNacademic standards-based artist residencies for middle school students in Minneapolis$7,500SteppingStone Theatre for Youth Development
2011Environmental GrantmakingTaxpayers for Common SenseWashingtonDCsupport of the 2010-2011 Energy Campaign$20,000Taxpayers for Common Sense
2011Community GrantmakingThe Advocates for Human RightsMinneapolisMNService Learning through Human Rights Education Project$10,000The Advocates for Human Rights
2011Community GrantmakingThe City, Inc.MinneapolisMNgeneral operating support$15,000The City, Inc.
2011Community GrantmakingThe Minnesota Academy of Pediatrics FoundationMinneapolisMNsustaining the ROR program in already participating Minneapolis clinics as well as to expand the program to wait-listed clinics in Minneapolis$10,000The Minnesota Academy of Pediatrics Foundation
2011Environmental GrantmakingTrees, Water & PeopleFort CollinsCOthe Tribal Lands Renewable Energy Program$30,000Trees, Water & People
2011Community GrantmakingTwin Cities Gay Men's ChorusMinneapolisMNgeneral operating support (30th Anniversary season)$7,500Twin Cities Gay Men's Chorus
2011Community GrantmakingTwin Cities Media AllianceMinneapolisMNgeneral operating support$20,000Twin Cities Media Alliance
2011Community GrantmakingWay to GrowMinneapolisMNgeneral operating support$20,000Way to Grow
2011Community GrantmakingWellShare InternationalMinneapolisMNThe Young Achievers$25,000WellShare International
2011Community GrantmakingWest Broadway Business and Area CoalitionMinneapolisMNstarting an urban farmers market on West Broadway$15,000West Broadway Business and Area Coalition
2011Environmental GrantmakingWestern Colorado CongressGrand JunctionCODoing It Right Campaign$20,000Western Colorado Congress
2011Environmental GrantmakingWestern Lands ProjectSeattleWAgeneral operating support$20,000Western Lands Project
2011Environmental GrantmakingWhite Earth Land Recovery ProjectCallawayMNthe relocalization of food and energy systems on the White Earth Reservation$40,000White Earth Land Recovery Project
2011Environmental GrantmakingWildEarth GuardiansSanta FeNMclean energy in New Mexico$25,000WildEarth Guardians
2011Community GrantmakingYoung Womens Christian Association of MinneapolisMinneapolisMNtwo YWCA Beacons Learning Centers in North Minneapolis public schools$20,000Young Womens Christian Association of Minneapolis
2011Community GrantmakingYouth Farm and Market ProjectMinneapolisMNgeneral operating support$15,000Youth Farm and Market Project
2011Community GrantmakingYouth LinkMinneapolisMNthe Youth Housing Program$15,000Youth Link
2011Community GrantmakingYouth Performance CompanyMinneapolisMNtheatre arts education activities that directly serve youth$10,000Youth Performance Company