2017 Youth Development Grantees
 

Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative
In support of Nicollet Square Supportive Services for homeless youth aging out of the foster care system.

$15,000 
Breck School                                                                  

In partial fulfillment of a $100,000 grant to provide funds for multiple Breck families to host exchange students.

$20,000
Breck School

In partial fulfillment of a $100,000 grant to support scholarships for underserved students on behalf of The Next Generation Fund.

 $20,000

Cafe Momentum
In support of this organization’s general operations on behalf of the Next Generation Fund.

 $10,000

Carleton College
In partial fulfillment of a $30,000 grant to support the George International Fellows program that provides need-based financial aid for international students.

 $10,000

City Year, Inc.                                                                 
In fulfillment of a $30,000 grant to support programs in Dallas, Texas.

$10,000
College Possible                                                                                                                   

In partial fulfillment of a $60,000 grant to support programming costs to help promising, low-income Minnesota youth gain admission to college.

$20,000

Destiny Arts Center 
In partial fulfillment of a $20,000 grant to support this organization’s general operations on behalf of the Next Generation Fund.

$10,000

Free The Children
In  fulfillment of a $20,000 grant to support WE Schools in Minnesota.

 $10,000

Global Citizen Year
In partial fulfillment of a $120,000 grant to support the Fellowship Fund for unlocking the potential of underserved youth.

 $40,000

The Loppet Foundation 
In partial fulfillment of a $30,000 grant to support the Loppet High School Youth Adventures programming. 

$15,000
Lundstrum Performing Arts

In partial fulfillment of a $20,000 grant to support this organization's general operations on behalf of the Next Generation Fund. 

 $10,000
MacPhail Center for Music

In support of the North Minneapolis After-School String Program and MacPhail Youth Orchestra on behalf of the Next Generation Fund. 

 $10,000

Mindful Life Project
In support of this organization's general operations on behalf of the Next Generation Fund. 

$10,000
Minneapolis College of Art and Design

In support of Minneapolis College of Art & Design’s Summer Youth Scholarship program on behalf of the Next Generation Fund. 

 $10,000
Page Education Foundation

In fulfillment of a $30,000 grant for this organization’s general operations.

$10,000 

Project SUCCESS
In fulfillment of a $75,000 grant to support this organization's general operations. 

$25,000

The Sanneh Foundation
In partial fulfillment of a $60,000 grant to support this organization's general operations.  

$20,000

Voyageur Outward Bound School
In fulfillment of a $20,000 grant to support Voyageur Outward Bound School's Twin Cities Center.

$10,000

Women's Foundation of Minnesota
In partial fulfillment of a $100,000 grant to support general operations and communication efforts for the Young Women's Initiative of Minnesota

$50,000

Youth Farm
In partial fulfillment of a $30,000 grant to support urban agriculture, youth organizing and cultural nutrition programs 

$20,000 

Youth Frontiers
In fulfillment of a $40,000 grant to support one-day retreats on timeless values like kindness, courage, respect and responsibility for students in grades four through twelve.

 $20,000

YouthPower365
In partial fulfillment of a $75,000 grant to support this organization’s general operations.

$25,000

YWCA of Minneapolis
In partial fulfillment of a $60,000 grant to support the Girls Incorporated program.

$20,000
Total Youth Development for 2017                                                    $420,000