2016 Youth Development Grantees
 

Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative
In fulfillment of a $300,000 grant to support Nicollet Square Supportive Services for homeless youth aging out of the foster care system.

$15,000 

Big City Mountaineers
In support of the engagement of under-resourced youth in the Boundary Waters expeditions and camps program.

 $10,000
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 from the Next Generation Fund on behalf of Jeffrey George and Jonathan George.

 $20,000

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 partial fulfillment of a $30,000 grant to support this organization's general operations from the Next Generation Fund on behalf of Jeffrey George and Jonathan George. 

$10,000
Destiny Arts Center

In support of this organization’s general operations from the Next Generation Fund on behalf of Jeffrey George and Jonathan George.

 $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
Earned Assets Resource Network                                                                          

In partial fulfillment of a $30,000 grant to support this organization's general operations from the Next Generation Fund on behalf of Jeffrey George and Jonathan George. 

$10,000

Free The Children
In partial 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 $50,000 grant to support the expansion of the Loppet Youth Adventures Program in Theodore Wirth Park. 

$25,000
Lundstrum Performing Arts

In support of this organization’s general operations from the Next Generation Fund on behalf of Jeffrey George and Jonathan George.

 $10,000
MacPhail Center for Music

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

 $10,000
Minneapolis College of Art and Design

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

 $10,000
Page Education Foundation

In fulfillment of a $50,000 grant for this organization’s general operations.

$10,000 

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

$25,000

The Reciprocity Foundation
In partial fulfillment of a $30,000 grant to support this organization's general operations from the Next Generation Fund on behalf of Jeffrey George and Jonathan George 

$15,000

The Sanneh Foundation
In partial fulfillment of a $40,000 grant to support this organization's general operations.  

$20,000

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

$10,000

Youth Farm
In partial fulfillment of a $90,000 grant to support urban agriculture, youth organizing and cultural nutrition programs 

$30,000 
YouthPower365 (previously known as The Vail Valley Youth Foundation)                                                                                

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

$25,000
Youth Frontiers

In fulfillment of a $60,000 grant to support one-day retreats on timeless values like kindness, courage, respect and responsibility for students in grades four through twelve.

$20,000 
Total Youth Development for 2016                                                    $385,000