Corporate and Foundation Support

345 Kellogg Blvd W
Saint Paul, MN 55102


Sherri Gebert-Fuller

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Opportunities to Support MNHS

Funding Opportunities

Funding opportunities include but are not limited to:

  • General Operations
  • School and Public Programs
  • Collections
  • Digitization of Resources
  • Exhibitions
  • Historic Sites
  • In-kind Gifts
  • Matching Gifts

For more information call 651-259-3117.

Corporate Sponsorship
Interested in learning about our Corporate Sponsorship program? Contact Angela Casselton, Sponsorship & Partnership Marketing Manager at 651-259-3143 or
Donor Recognition
  • Gifts of $250 and above are acknowledged in the Society’s annual report, in our History Matters newsletter mailed to over 25,000 households, and on the Society’s corporate/foundation web page.
  • Gifts of $1,000 or more are recognized on our donor panels at the entrances of the Minnesota History Center, St. Paul, and Mill City Museum, Minneapolis.
  • Funding support for programs and exhibitions is also recognized in mailings, online newsletters, and project specific donor panels.


WEM Foundation
$100,000 +
American Alliance of Museums
Katherine B. Andersen Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation
Margaret A.  Cargill Foundation
Marianne and Marcus Wallenberg Foundation
National Park Service
Sawmill Trust Company
$50,000 +
Patrick and Aimee Butler Family Foundation
Driscoll Foundation, Inc.
Greycoach Foundation
Hardenbergh Foundation
The Saint Paul Foundation
US Department of State
$25,000 +
Cargill Foundation
Emerald Foundation
General Mills Foundation
Horton Holding, Inc.
Longview Foundation
George A. MacPherson Fund
The Minneapolis Foundation
National Endowment for the Humanities
National Historical Publications and Records Commission
Target Foundation
Frank W. Veden Charitable Trust
$15,000 +
Art and Martha Kaemmer Fund of the HRK Foundation
MAHADH Fund of the HRK Foundation
RAFT Charitable Foundation
Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Foundation
$10,000 +
Andersen Corporate Foundation
Friends of Forestville
Rosemary and David Good Family Foundation
Minnesota Community Foundation
Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council
Piper Jaffray Companies, Inc.
The Pentair Foundation
The Scrooby Foundation
Wells Fargo Foundation Minnesota
Otto Winzen Memorial Advised Fund of the Catholic Community Foundation
$5,000 +
3M Foundation
Fred C. and Katherine B.  Andersen Foundation
Archer Daniels Midland Company
Beito Foundation
James Ford Bell Foundation
Best Buy Children's Foundation
Dellwood Foundation, Inc.
The Dorsey & Whitney Foundation
Education Minnesota Foundation
The Hubbard Broadcasting Foundation
Kampelman Fund
Mitch Miller Foundation Inc
The Clinton Morrison Fund of the Minneapolis Foundation
Margaret Rivers Fund
The Jay and Rose Phillips Family Foundation of Minnesota
Sit Investment Associates
Terhuly Foundation
Vanguard Charitable Endowment Program
The Wallin Foundation
$2,500 +
The Allegro Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation
Central Minnesota Community Foundation
Minneapolis Public Schools
Morrow Foundation
The National Grange
Phyllis S.  Poehler Walter E. Stremel Charitable Trust
Securian Foundation
Frederick and Margaret L. Weyerhaeuser Foundation
The Windibrow Foundation
$1,000 +
The Alces Trust
Elmer L. and Eleanor J. Andersen Foundation
Edwin W. and Catherine M. Davis Foundation
Douglas and Wendy Dayton Foundation
Federated Insurance Companies
Ford's Theatre
Friends of the Oliver H. Kelley Farm
GNP Company
Head Family Foundation
Mayo Clinic
Mill City Times
Minneapolis Federation of Teachers
National Checking Company
National Christian Foundation
National Society of Colonial Dames of America
Nelson Lodge 135 A.F. & A.M.
The New York Community Trust
Nicholson Family Foundation
OMG Midwest
Open Door Foundation
John and Marla Ordway Charitable Lead Trust
Princeton Area Community Foundation
Elizabeth C. Quinlan Foundation, Inc.
Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi, L.L.P. Foundation
The St. Croix Valley Foundation
Stinson Leonard Street
Two Pines Resource Group, LLC
Villaume Industries, Inc.
Women’s Organization of the Minnesota Historical Society
Matching Gifts $1,000+
General Mills Foundation
H.B. Fuller Company Foundation
IBM Corporation
Medtronic Foundation
Piper Jaffray Companies, Inc.
Securian Foundation
Thrivent Financial for Lutherans Foundation
In-Kind $1,000+
3M Foundation
D’Amico Catering
Du Nord Craft Spirits
Forepaugh’s Restaurant
Joel McNeil
Piper Jaffray Companies, Inc.
Summit Brewing Company
Tapestry Folkdance Center
Minnesota Public Radio
Star Tribune
Explore Minnesota Tourism
Xcel Energy
Bank of America
The People of Minnesota
The Minnesota Historical Society gratefully acknowledges the people of Minnesota, who, through appropriations made by the Legislature and approved by the Governor, have supported the Society in its mission.  Appropriations from the state’s general fund as well as the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund / Legacy Amendment are helping Minnesotans, across the state, to better understand our past.