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Invest in Your Community & Build Your Legacy

A gift to the Women’s Foundation helps create a world of equal opportunity where women, girls, and all people hold the power to create and lead safe, prosperous lives.

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Become a Partner

Your generous investment in community-driven solutions is helping to create a world of opportunity, safety, and leadership for all.

Our donor-partners are recognized for their generosity and the impact of their gifts to the Women’s Foundation of Minnesota. We are grateful and honored to acknowledge the generosity and commitment to all of our giving circle members.

For more information, please contact
Stacy Papier-Meister, Associate Director of Advancement, at or 612.236.1827.

Join the Champions Circle

Extend your impact as a champion for equity with a $10,000 gift or more.

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Join the Leadership Circle

Become a partner and a leader for gender and racial equity with an annual
gift of $1,000 or more.

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Legacy and Planned Giving

Your legacy lives on for generations when you make a planned or estate gift to ensure long-term support for gender and racial equity in Minnesota.

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Ways to Give

When you make a gift to the Women’s Foundation of Minnesota, you join us in our mission to achieve equity for all women and girls in our state, community by community.
Explore below the different ways you can give.

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Donor Advised

Build your philanthropic wealth with a charitable savings account.

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Gifts of Stock

Increase your impact and decrease your tax liability.

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Corporate &
Workplace Giving

Maximize your impact with a generous sponsorship, workplace giving, or matching gift.

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Your gift funds investment in research, grantmaking, and policy to drive gender and racial equity in Minnesota.

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  • “As a member of the Board of Trustees and a donor, I see myself not only as a partner, but also a champion to increase equity for women and girls.”
    Roderic Southhall
    WFMN Trustee and Equal Opportunity Consultant and Trainer, Metropolitan Council
  • “If you want to make an impact, this is the place to be.”
    Julie Corty
    Donor and Former Board Trustee, Women’s Foundation of Minnesota
  • “They are the experts and I am the support.”
    Roger Bredeson
    Donor, Women’s Foundation of Minnesota

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Meet Our Donors

Check Out These Donor Stories

Donor Story

Become a Champion for Gender & Racial Equity

Roderic Southall, a member of the Board of Trustees at the Women’s Foundation, has a vision for how donors can achieve the farthest-reaching impact: Consider your giving through the filter of things you really believe in.

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Donor Story

Reflections on an Extraordinary Life

As member of our Legacy Circle for Women & Girls, Emily Anne Staples Tuttle believed in gender equity, supported the Women’s Foundation, and championed our shared mission as she lived her values with generosity and a commitment to future generations.

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Emily Anne Staples Tuttle with daughters

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