Looking for grant opportunities or information on writing stronger grant proposals? You've come to the right place.
MCF is happy to offer nonprofit staff and volunteers a variety of resources and programs to support effective grantseeking.
Read through this page for an overview of our offerings. Looking for a specific resource? Check out the Grantseeking Resources page.
|Minnesota Grantmakers Online (MGO)
MGO is the state's most comprehensive searchable database of foundations, corporate grantmakers and grants. Updated daily, it can save you time and money, help you be more strategic in your research, and write stronger grant proposals. Learn more about MGO. Already a subscriber? Log into MGO.
|Giving Memo E-newsletter
Our free biweekly e-newsletter for nonprofits contains the latest grant updates, programs, grant deadlines, job opportunities and more. Create a free login for the MCF website to subscribe to Giving Memo.
MCF's free quarterly newspaper contains original in-depth articles on grantmaking in Minnesota. Read Giving Forum online or create free a login for the MCF website and sign up to receive a free subscription.
Online Learning Marketplace
Explore the Grantseeking Resources page to find introductory information on grantseeking, how to write an effective grant proposal, links to grant deadlines and much more.
(Oct. 19, 2015) — The Deluxe Corporation Foundation is replacing the tedious nature of grant writing with the “Short & Tweet” campaign in which nonpro...
(Oct. 1, 2015) - Youthprise is excited to share a funding opportunity made possible through a Social Innovation Fund (SIF) grant to Youthprise for implementatio...
The Women’s Endowment Fund (WEF), a designated fund of the Minneapolis Jewish Federation’s Jewish Community Foundation, is seeking grant proposals, to fund ...
(Sept. 23, 2015) — With 133 requests from cities, schools and nonprofits, The Saint Paul Foundation has approved seven Advancing Racial Equity grants in honor...
(Sept. 8, 2015) — The New London-Spicer Area Fund (NLSAF) will be accepting applications from non-profit agencies for grants of $1,000 to $5,000 that will add...