Address: 2801 21st Avenue South, Suite 132B, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55407
About: Headwaters Foundation for Justice was created and endures from a simple and powerful truth: the people who experience injustice are essential to ending it. Its mission is to amplify the power of community to advance equity and justice.
Indian Land Tenure Foundation
Address: 151 East County Road B2, Little Canada, MN 55117-1523
About: The mission is to have under Indian ownership and management the land within the original boundaries of every reservation and other areas of high significance where tribes retain aboriginal interest. Programs include education, cultural awareness, economic opportunity and legal reform.
Minneapolis Foundation: One Minneapolis
Address: 800 IDS Center, 80 South Eighth Street, Minneapolis, MN 55402
Phone: (612) 672-3878
About: OneMinneapolis is a platform for promoting racial equity in our community and a vision for our city’s success. OneMinneapolis was created to help our community better understand, track, and improve how all of our neighbors are faring across 25 community indicators. The community indicators report will be updated annually and can serve as a barometer of the collective risk we face if we don’t change course.
Native Americans in Philanthropy
Address: 2801 21st Avenue South, Suite 132D, Minneapolis, MN 55407
About: Native Americans in Philanthropy (NAP) is a membership-based organization that promotes reciprocity and investment in, with and for Native peoples to build healthy and sustainable communities for all. All are welcome to join the NAP circle. Anyone and everyone who is interested in including Native peoples in creating deep and long-lasting impact, systemic and sustainable change in all of our communities.
Northwest Area Foundation
Address: 60 Plato Boulevard E, Suite 400, St. Paul, MN 55107
Phone: (651) 224-9635
About: We fund champions of change who reflect the distinct cultural strengths of the eight states and 75 Native nations of our region. They work in diverse communities to help people build assets through good jobs and financial capability—so that they can establish good credit, launch small businesses and save for their futures.
The St. Paul Foundation: Facing Race
Address: 101 Fifth Street East, Suite 2400, St. Paul, MN 55101
About: The Saint Paul Foundation believes that facing the issue of race remains one of our most pressing issues and significant opportunities to make a difference. It has renewed its commitment to fostering racial equity by adopting a new racial equity framework to guide its philanthropic work.
Key Contact: Kelly Drummer, president and CEO
Address: 2801 21st Ave South, Suite 132F, Minneapolis, MN 55407
About: The Tiwahe Foundation is a place for giving — and giving back — that benefits the well-being of American Indian people and communities in Minnesota. We are a community foundation of friends and supporters — Indian and non-Indian — who have resources, time and talents to share. Together, we all work to unleash more philanthropy and generosity that are not only held within every person but also embodied collectively. We think of this as the Circle of Giving — a continuous cycle of success grounded in indigenous culture that recognizes that giving benefits both giver and receiver. The Tiwahe Foundation is a trusted community partner, connector and resource. Our core work involves: