Most private foundations derive all or some of their revenue from earnings on invested endowment funds. The rule of thumb for spending from an endowment centers on a rate somewhere
The Women’s Foundation of Minnesota (WFM) makes grants, invests in research, creates cross-sector partnerships, and advocates for policies that seek to advance the status of women and girls, particularly females
The Minnesota nonprofit community is facing an existential threat from factors related to the Covid-19 pandemic and resulting shutdowns and social distancing mandates. For health and human service providers, demand
This column appeared in the April issue of Twin Cities Business magazine. Concerns about the climate crisis are growing stronger, as temperatures rise and climate patterns shift, affecting everything from air quality to vegetation,
Kate Barr of Propel Nonprofits says organizations face demographic and funding shifts as well as workforce shortage and governance challenges.
Nonprofits are helping young people learn to code and access good-paying jobs in the private sector.
Why and how does the Minnesota State Fair Foundation raise money?
Nonprofits will be more effective when they share narratives that build empathy and inspire action.