Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation

Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation Overview

Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation, operating under the name Minnesota Philanthropy Partners, is located in Saint Paul, MN. The organization was established in 1995. According to its NTEE Classification (T31) the organization is classified as: Community Foundations, under the broad grouping of Philanthropy, Voluntarism & Grantmaking Foundations and related organizations. As of 12/2020, Minnesota Philanthropy Partners employed 79 individuals. This organization is an independent organization and not affiliated with a larger national or regional group of organizations.

For the year ending 12/2020, Minnesota Philanthropy Partners generated $466.8m in total revenue. This organization has experienced exceptional growth, as over the past 6 years, it has increased revenue by an average of 35.7% each year . All expenses for the organization totaled $119.9m during the year ending 12/2020. While expenses have increased by 11.7% per year over the past 6 years. They've been increasing with an increasing level of total revenue. You can explore the organizations financials more deeply in the financial statements section below.

Since 2015, Minnesota Philanthropy Partners has awarded 5,016 individual grants totaling $343,220,463. If you would like to learn more about the grant giving history of this organization, scroll down to the grant profile section of this page.

Mission & Program ActivityExcerpts From the 990 Filing

TAX YEAR

2020

Describe the Organization's Mission:

Part 3 - Line 1

WE INSPIRE GENEROSITY, ADVOCATE FOR EQUITY AND INVEST IN COMMUNITY-LED SOLUTIONS.

Describe the Organization's Program Activity:

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WE WORK WITH DONORS, PROFESSIONAL AND LEGAL ADVISORS, NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS AND LOCAL LEADERS TO IDENTIFY AND SUPPORT CRITICAL NEEDS IN THE GREATER SAINT PAUL AREA, INCLUDING DAKOTA, RAMSEY AND WASHINGTON COUNTIES. WE HELP DONORS ACHIEVE THEIR CHARITABLE GOALS AND ADDRESS CRITICAL ISSUES FACING COMMUNITIES AROUND THE STATE. THROUGH OUR GRANTMAKING, WE SUPPORT NONPROFITS DOING GREAT WORK IN SIX KEY AREAS: ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY AND SECURITY; EDUCATION AND TRAINING; EXCELLENT QUALITY OF LIFE; HOUSING AND MOBILITY CHOICES; QUALITY AFFORDABLE HEALTH CARE; AND STRONG HUMAN SERVICES AND FAMILY SUPPORT.


THROUGH COMMUNITY INITIATIVES - INNOVATIVE AND RESPONSIVE PROGRAMS THAT DIRECTLY SERVE PEOPLE IN THE COMMUNITY - WE ARE ABLE TO SUPPORT AND ADDRESS TIMELY ISSUES. A SNAPSHOT OF OUR CURRENT WORK INCLUDES THE EAST METRO PULSE SURVEY AND REPORT. THE PROJECT INCLUDED A SURVEY FOR RESIDENTS THAT MEASURED COMMUNITY VITALITY AND QUALITY OF LIFE IN DAKOTA, RAMSEY, AND WASHINGTON COUNTIES. THE REPORT HAS BEEN SHARED WITH THE GENERAL PUBLIC TO HELP INFORM POLICY MAKERS, FUNDERS AND LOCAL LEADERS ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES FACING THE EAST METRO REGION. VISIT WWW.SPMCF.ORG TO LEARN ABOUT ALL OF OUR COMMUNITY INITIATIVES.


WE SUPPORT EFFECTIVE GRANTMAKING AND PROVIDE ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES FOR A WIDE VARIETY OF FUNDS AND FOUNDATIONS SERVING MINNESOTA AND THE EAST METRO AREA, INCLUDING DAKOTA, RAMSEY AND WASHINGTON COUNTIES.


THE FOUNDATION PROVIDES GRANTS TO INDIVIDUALS THROUGH THE COMMUNITY SHARING FUND AND J.C. AND L.A. DUKE EMPLOYEES ASSISTANCE FUND. THE COMMUNITY SHARING FUND PROVIDES SMALL GRANTS TO HELP INDIVIDUALS AND FAMILIES WEATHER A TEMPORARY SETBACK AND KEEP IT FROM BECOMING A MAJOR CRISIS. GRANTS HAVE BEEN USED TO HELP MAINTAIN TRANSPORTATION TO A JOB, COVER RENT OR PAY FOR CHILDCARE. THROUGH A NETWORK OF SOCIAL WORKERS, INDIVIDUALS CAN ACCESS THE FUND WHEN ALL OTHER FORMS OF EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE HAVE BEEN EXHAUSTED. 1,120 GRANTS WERE APPROVED FROM THE COMMUNITY SHARING FUND DURING 2020. THE DUKE FUND PROVIDES ASSISTANCE TO 3M EMPLOYEES WHO HAVE EXPERIENCED A CATASTROPHIC ILLNESS OR ACCIDENT. GRANTS HELP EMPLOYEES REGAIN SELF-SUFFICIENCY AND RETURN TO THE WORKPLACE. SUPPORT IS DESIGNED TO HELP EMPLOYEES THROUGH A TRANSITION AND IS NOT INDEFINITE. 46 GRANTS WERE APPROVED FROM THE DUKE FUND DURING 2020.


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Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation Board, Officers & Key Employees

Name (title)Compensation
Eric Jolly President
Secretary
$502,973
Shannon O'leary
Cio
$292,802
Jeremy Wells
SVP Philantr
$261,221
Nadege Souvenir
SVP Of Opera
$236,408
Scott Zastoupil
Cfo, Treasur
$213,434
Melanie Hoffert
Chief Mrkt O
$175,793

Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation Vendors

Vendor Name (Service)Compensation
Whittier Advertising Inc
Communications
$566,893
Us Bank Center
Rent
$532,136
Mckinsey & Company Inc
Consulting
$526,403
Catchafire Inc
Prog Consultant
$260,000
Atomic Data
It Consulting
$344,103
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Financial Statements

Statement of Revenue
Federated campaigns$80,929
Membership dues$0
Fundraising events$0
Related organizations$320,796,700
Government grants $152,751
All other contributions, gifts, grants, and similar amounts not included above$95,778,146
Noncash contributions included in lines 1a–1f $332,746,628
Total Revenue from Contributions, Gifts, Grants & Similar$416,808,526
Total Program Service Revenue$1,625,078
Investment income $21,114,159
Tax Exempt Bond Proceeds $0
Royalties $270
Net Rental Income $0
Net Gain/Loss on Asset Sales $26,952,296
Net Income from Fundraising Events $0
Net Income from Gaming Activities $0
Net Income from Sales of Inventory $0
Miscellaneous Revenue$0
Total Revenue $466,800,402

Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation Grants Awarded

Over the last fiscal year, Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation has awarded $97,889,102 in support to 1,202 organizations.

Grant RecipientAmount

GREATER TWIN CITIES UNITED WAY

Org PageRecipient Profile

Minneapolis, MN

PURPOSE: MULTIPLE PURPOSES

$3,591,926

Roseville, MN

PURPOSE: MULTIPLE PURPOSES

$2,324,665

MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO

Org PageRecipient Profile

St Paul, MN

PURPOSE: MULTIPLE PURPOSES

$2,008,098

Rochester, MN

PURPOSE: MULTIPLE PURPOSES

$1,926,216

THE ARTS PARTNERSHIP

Org PageRecipient Profile

Saint Paul, MN

PURPOSE: MULTIPLE PURPOSES

$1,893,660

SCHOLARSHIP AMERICA INC

Org PageRecipient Profile

Minneapolis, MN

PURPOSE: MULTIPLE PURPOSES

$1,682,023
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Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation Grants Recieved

Over the last fiscal year, we have identified 12 grants that Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation has recieved totaling $512,110.

Awarding OrganizationAmount
Edelstein Family Foundation 050013733200

Edina, MN

PURPOSE: PROGRAM SUPPORT

$197,265
Minnesota Vikings Foundation

Eagan, MN

PURPOSE: TECHNOLOGY RELIEF FUNDING

$100,000
Greater Minnesota Housing Fund

St Paul, MN

PURPOSE: ORGANIZATIONAL SUPPORT

$75,000
American Online Giving Foundation Inc

Newark, DE

PURPOSE: GENERAL SUPPORT

$63,345
Lulu Foundation

Minneapolis, MN

PURPOSE: TO SUPPORT THE MINNESOTA DISASTER RECOVERY FUND.

$20,000
Greater Twin Cities United Way

Minneapolis, MN

PURPOSE: PROGRAM COSTS

$20,000
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Endowment Analysis

Beg. Balance$600,001,998
Earnings$93,391,661
Admin Expense$6,460,365
Net Contributions$316,810,404
Other Expense$181,724
Grants$29,548,425
Ending Balance$974,013,549

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