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Funders & Investors

Propel Nonprofits recognizes and thanks our partners for investing capital in the loan fund and for generous grant support for program services and growth. These organizations make it possible for us to provide guidance, expertise, and capital for nonprofits.

Funders

Providing grant support for program services and growth

  • 3M Foundation
  • American National Bank
  • Ameriprise Financial
  • Blandin Foundation
  • Bush Foundation
  • Patrick & Aimee Butler Family Foundation
  • Carlson Family Foundation
  • Choice Bank
  • Ecolab Foundation
  • The Fidelity Charitable Trustees’ Initiative
  • General Mills Foundation
  • Google.org Charitable Giving Fund
  • Hugh J. Andersen Foundation
  • Huntington National Bank 
  • Jerome Foundation
  • John Larsen Foundation 
  • The Kresge Foundation
  • The Margaret A. Cargill Foundation Fund at the Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation
  • The McKnight Foundation
  • Medica Foundation
  • The Minneapolis Foundation
  • Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED)
  • Minnesota Disaster Recovery Fund of the Minnesota Council on Foundations
  • Northeast Bank Foundation
  • Northwest Area Foundation
  • Otto Bremer Trust
  • Old National Bank
  • Opportunity Finance Network
  • Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation
  • Synchrony Bank
  • Target Foundation
  • Thrivent Foundation
  • U. S. Bank Foundation
  • Wells Fargo Foundation

Investors

Investing capital in the loan fund

  • American National Bank
  • Bank of America
  • Bush Foundation
  • CDFI Fund, U.S. Department of the Treasury
  • Choice Bank
  • City of Minneapolis Neighborhood Revitalization Program
  • CommunityGiving
  • Community Housing Coalition
  • Deerwood Bank
  • Drake Bank 
  • First Western Bank & Trust
  • Google Endeavor LLC 
  • Headwaters Foundation for Justice
  • Huntington National Bank 
  • John Larsen Foundation 
  • The Kresge Foundation
  • The Minneapolis Foundation
  • Minnesota Bank & Trust
  • Mortenson Family Foundation
  • Northern Trust
  • Northwest Area Foundation
  • Otto Bremer Trust
  • Opportunity Finance Network 
  • Sunrise Banks
  • Synchrony Bank
  • Think Mutual Bank
  • U. S. Bank
  • Wells Fargo Bank
  • Women’s Foundation of Minnesota