Service: Training

MacRostie Art Center hosting kids at art in the Park, a partnership with Minneapolis College of Art and Design; Photo by Ian Hanesworth

MacRostie Art Center

"There’s value in creativity and creative thinking. In rural areas, that comes through a lot. You have to be creative to make a living in a rural area."

Katie Marshall, MacRostie Art Center

Lending

Training

Six people holding a check: Deer River Area Health Care Foundation making a donation to the local food shelf.

Deer River Area Health Care Foundation

"It’s been invaluable to have these Propel Nonprofit trainings and cohorts offered in Itasca County. All of it has been time well spent."

Leah Oslin, Deer River Area Health Care Foundation

Training

Man driving a bus for YWCA of St. Paul

YWCA St. Paul

"What’s special about Propel is that it wants a relationship and provides support as we pursue our mission."

Gaye Adams Massey, CEO
YWCA St. Paul

Lending

Resources

Training

Two actors performing at Theater Mu, "Purple Cloud."

Theater Mu

"The assets that Propel Nonprofits is loaning against... it’s against your cultural value, and they see the value in how we serve the community."

Randy Reyes, Artistic Director
Mu Performing Arts

Lending

Training

Five actors onstate performing the Ballad of Emmitt Till, photo by Allen Weeks

Penumbra Theatre

"Propel Nonprofits was very clear that they needed to be in a position to advocate for us, which meant that we had to do due diligence on our end."

Sarah Bellamy, Artistic Director, Penumbra Theatre

Lending

Training

Trina Olson of PFund talking to people.

PFund Foundation

"Propel Nonprofits is the biggest cheerleader to our success – a member of our team who wants us to do well."

Trina Olson, Executive Director
PFund Foundation

Training

Gallery space at MacRostie Art Center.

MacRostie Art Center

"Propel Nonprofits is a great resource for us. We are fortunate that Blandin is supporting this, so I take advantage of it whenever I can."

Katie Marshall, Executive Director
MacRostie Art Center

Training