Northwest Minnesota Foundation

The Northwest Minnesota Foundation believes that the future of the region depends on the ability to be competitive in a changing world. The foundation provides grants to nonprofits, loans and technical assistance to businesses, training for community leaders and nonprofit managers, and philanthropic services to donors, all supporting community asset development. The foundation has been a catalyst in a unique collaborative effort among industries, economic developers, higher education institutions, and government agencies that are applying strategies to attract and train talented people to meet the future needs of employers in Northwest Minnesota.

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Counties Served

  • Beltrami
  • Clearwater
  • Hubbard
  • Kittson
  • Lake of the Woods
  • Mahnomen
  • Marshall
  • Norman
  • Pennington
  • Polk
  • Red Lake
  • Roseau