Foundation / Corporation
Morgan Family Foundation
Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations and government agencies to promote equity in eligible regions. Applicants are required to submit an online LOI prior to a full grant application. Funding is intended for advocacy and capacity building, as well as program, project, capital, start-up and operating grants. The scope of the grant program is limited to advancing social equity in St. Cloud, Minnesota and/or the immediate vicinity.
The purpose of the Morgan Family Foundation is to advance the human condition. The Morgan Family Foundation invests its grant resources in nonprofit partners that are:
In 2021 the Foundation’s grantmaking is centered on the following themes: social equity, mitigating global warming in Minnesota, and end-of-life issues. The following Grant Guidelines pertain only to the social equity theme.
The focus of the Foundation's competitive grantmaking in 2021 is the reduction of unfair disparities for disadvantaged communities and at-risk populations in St. Cloud, Minnesota and for positive change in attitudes, practices and policies that lead to equitable outcomes for those communities. This includes, but is not limited to, disparities and inequities of race, class, religion, gender, age, immigrant status, sexual orientation, and ability, as well as inequities related to COVID-19.
The Foundation will accept requests for a variety of grant types in the equity arena, including:
The Foundation welcomes collaboration with other grantmakers and favors grantseekers with multiple sources of support.
The Morgan Family Foundation will address its other emerging thematic interests (global warming in Minnesota and end of life issues) as the Foundation learns more about those issues, and primarily through Foundation-initiated grants.
GrantWatch ID#: 163196
The Foundation generally does not consider requests for less than $10,000.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Online grant system: https://morganfamilyfdn.egrant.net/login.aspx?PIID=147&OID=110
The Morgan Family Foundation
P.O. Box 561
Yellow Springs, Ohio
506 S. High St., Suite B
Yellow Springs, Ohio
USA: Minnesota: St. Cloud and vicinity
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