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Churches United in Ministry

Featured Grant9/19/16

Families experiencing homelessness in St. Louis County have a new place to get back on their feet thanks to Churches United in Ministry, a human services agency governed by 43 congregations in the Duluth area.

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Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative

Featured Grant9/7/16

Homeless youth in the East Metro will soon have a new place to call home thanks to Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative. Their new housing partnership, Prior Crossing, will provide 44 new units of subsidized housing to youth aged 18-21.

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Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services

Featured Grant9/7/16

Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services strengthens the fabric of Saint Paul’s Frogtown neighborhood by keeping current residents in their homes.

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Announcing support for two new equity efforts

News release8/29/16

The Saint Paul Foundation is proud to announce support for two bold new efforts to address equity and opportunity in higher education from Hamline University and Augsburg College.

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MNSights August 2016

E-newsletter8/18/16

MNSights | Housing More Minnesotans + High-Tech Internships for Students

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The Lutheran Home Association

Featured Grant8/16/16

The Lutheran Home Association's health and safety monitoring technology provides families with a new tool when caring for older adults. 

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ComMUSICation

Featured Grant8/15/16

ComMUSICation provides tuition-free choral and music programming to students in the Saint Paul Promise Neighborhood, giving young minds a place to embrace the joy of music and learn important life skills.

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Minnesota Urban Debate League

Featured Grant8/3/16

Minnesota Urban Debate League, a program of Augsburg College, facilitates debate teams for inner-city students across the Twin Cities. The Saint Paul Foundation's Management Improvement Fund provided strategic planning support to extend the program's reach. 

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From our history, hope

News release7/29/16

A note from Eric J. Jolly, Ph.D., president and CEO
The Saint Paul Foundation and Minnesota Community Foundation

Today, I joined leaders of philanthropic organizations across the country in signing a letter, published in The New York Times and Washington Post newspapers on Sunday, about the hope we all hold for dignity, equity and justice for all people.

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From our history, hope

News release7/29/16

A note from Eric J. Jolly, Ph.D., president and CEO
The Saint Paul Foundation and Minnesota Community Foundation

Today, I joined leaders of philanthropic organizations across the country in signing a letter, published in The New York Times and Washington Post newspapers on Sunday, about the hope we all hold for dignity, equity and justice for all people.

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