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Other Philanthropic Efforts

Supporting Minnesota’s philanthropic sector with a diverse, engaged network of philanthropy-serving organizations and initiatives organized around shared interests and demographics.

CHANGE Philanthropy unifies identity-focused philanthropic affinity groups into an empowered coalition. Learn more online

Corporate Volunteerism Council – Twin Cities (CVC-TC) consists of corporate and nonprofit members who promote volunteerism to improve communities. Learn more online or contact

Finish Strong Funders Coalition for Aging Services connects public and private funders dedicated to supporting older adults in the community. Contact Adam Suomala at to learn more.

Heading Home Minnesota Funders Collaborative consists of foundations and intermediaries focused on preventing and ending homelessness. Learn more online or contact

National Center for Family Philanthropy advocates for the value of family philanthropy. NCFP's research and learning opportunities are offered as an exclusive benefit to MCF members

PEAK Grantmaking is member-led national association of professionals who specialize in grants management for funding organizations. Sign up for a free PEAK Grantmaking membership online.

Start Early Funders Coalition for Children & Minnesota’s Future provides leadership and funding for research, program development and public policy to improve early childhood efforts. Learn more online.

Please note: This is not an exhaustive list of Minnesota-focused philanthropic groups but represents key areas of MCF engagement.