MCF is a vibrant philanthropic community collectively advancing prosperity and equity. We do this through three focused strategies that connect, strengthen and mobilize the field of philanthropy. MCF's members are philanthropic organizations including foundations and corporate giving programs.
For the nonprofit community, MCF offers the following resources and occasional events.
View MCF's Common Grant Application. Developed by foundations and nonprofits, the Common Grant helps to streamline the grantseeking and grantmaking processes.
Minnesota Common Grant, 2023 Updated Version: Launched in September 2023, this updated version of the Minnesota Common Grant supports organizational strategies to move toward trust-based practices in grantmaking. A new common report form is coming soon.