It’s Her Right
Living a safe and healthy life in Minnesota includes reproductive justice, a critical right for women, girls, gender-expansive people, and their families. We trust and invest in their right to self-determination.
Investing in Innovators Leading Change
Through a transformative model, the Women’s Foundation amplifies the leadership of young women ages 16-24 through direct investments in their ideas to accelerate their impact and momentum.
2022 Status of Women & Girls in Minnesota
The Status research is a call for systems and institutions to value women and girls, dismantle inequities, and increase investments in community solutions for gender and racial justice.
Explore Our Interactive 2021 Impact Report
When all women and girls thrive, families and communities thrive. Take a look at our latest impact report!
Listening on the Road to Transformation
Through nine Listening Sessions, Minnesota women, girls, and gender-expansive people shared their solutions to create a state where they and their families can thrive.
We invest in innovative community-based, community-led solutions to ensure equal opportunity and pathways to economic security for girls, women, and families across Minnesota.
What We Do
Invest in Systems Change for Gender & Racial Justice
Founded in 1983, the Women’s Foundation of Minnesota is the first statewide women’s foundation in the country holding a unique niche among Minnesota foundations.
As a statewide community foundation, we invest, leverage, learn, influence, and scale to ensure community-based, community-led solutions to achieve gender and racial justice in Minnesota.
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What We Aim to Achieve
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Your support fuels the innovative community-based, community-led work happening across the state. Explore our funding opportunities.
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