Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grantmaking

Communitygiving

  • St. Cloud, MN
  • www.communitygiving.org

Mission Statement

To Attract and administer charitable funds.

Main Programs

  1. Scholarships
  2. Grant making
  3. Community Initiatives
Service Areas

Self-reported

Minnesota

The Central Minnesota Community Foundation has been connecting people and resources to build a better community since 1985. With more than 500 funds totaling $50 million, the Foundation partners with businesses, individuals and nonprofit agencies to have a lasting impact in Central Minnesota. From scholarships to emergency services, our funds serve a variety of needs in the St. Cloud area and beyond.

ruling year

1986

Principal Officer since 1996

Self-reported

Mr. Steve Joul

Keywords

Self-reported

Central Minnesota, Scholarships, Community Foundation

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EIN

36-3412544

 Number

7643744820

Physical Address

101 7th Avenue South Suite 100

St. Cloud, 56301

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Community Foundations (T31)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Overview

Self-reported by organization

The mission of the Central Minnesota Community Foundation is to engage people, connect resources, and build community. We fulfill our mission by making grants to support key issues in Central Minnesota:

Encouraging individuals, families and businesses to partner with us to fulfill their charitable and financial goals


Convening people to work on community problems


Honoring individuals for improving our community


Connecting people and resources to build a better community

Programs

Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

Scholarships

SCHOLARSHIPS – The Foundation administers 75 scholarship funds and awards over $133,000 TO 112 students which is paid to their respective institutions on a semester or quarterly basis. .

Category

Education

Population(s) Served

General Public/Unspecified

Budget

$135,000.00

Program 2

Grant making

Grant making – The Foundation administers the granting of over $4.7 million in contributions to over 400 non-profits from the 503 funds set up by donors.

Category

General Code

Population(s) Served

General Public/Unspecified

Budget

$51,712,693.00

Program 3

Community Initiatives

Community Initiatives – The Foundation focuses its efforts on the supporting and staffing of seven major initiatives designed to engage the community in building social capital assets, promotes volunteer involvement activities for over 650 people and provides leverage for generating additional funds for identified community issues.

Category

General Code

Population(s) Served

General Public/Unspecified

Budget

$68,572.00

Service Areas

Self-reported

Minnesota

The Central Minnesota Community Foundation has been connecting people and resources to build a better community since 1985. With more than 500 funds totaling $50 million, the Foundation partners with businesses, individuals and nonprofit agencies to have a lasting impact in Central Minnesota. From scholarships to emergency services, our funds serve a variety of needs in the St. Cloud area and beyond.

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Financials

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COMMUNITYGIVING
Fiscal year: Jul 01-Jun 30
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

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Leadership

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Principal Officer

Mr. Steve Joul

STATEMENT FROM THE Principal Officer

"Dear Friend,

Welcome to the Central Minnesota Community Foundation's website. The Central Minnesota Community Foundation is a dynamic, growing foundation dedicated to helping individuals and organizations give back to their communities. Since inception, we have granted out more than $35 million to charities both in and outside our region.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to give us call. Otherwise, we hope you will find the information you need located here.

Thank you for visiting our site and we look forward to the opportunity to serve you.

Sincerely,

Steve Joul, President"

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Brian Myres

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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