The U has teamed up with respected, well-run organizations that support social services, education, arts, health, and other important community needs.
Community Health Charities MinnesotaThe ALS Association, Minnesota Chapter
Alzheimer's Association, Minnesota - North Dakota
American Diabetes Association Minnesota Area
American Lung Association in Minnesota
Arthritis Foundation North Central Chapter
Association for Nonsmokers - Minnesota
Be the Match Foundation
Brain Injury Association of Minnesota
Cancer Kids Fund of Children's Hospitals & Clinics
Children's Cancer Research Fund
Crohn's & Colitis Foundation, Minnesota/Dakotas Chapter
Hemophilia Foundation of Minnesota/Dakotas
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation MinnDakotas
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Minnesota Chapter
The Lupus Foundation of Minnesota
March of Dimes Foundation
Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota
Memorial Blood Centers
Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation
Minnesota AIDS Project
Minnesota Network of Hospice and Palliative Care
Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance
Minnesota Stroke Association
The Miracles of Mitch Foundation
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Minnesota Chapter
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
Ronald McDonald House Charities, Upper Midwest
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education (SAVE)
Susan G. Komen for the Cure - Minnesota Affiliate
*Associate Members - receive direct designations only.
United Arts FundArtsLab partnership 2012-14:
Ananya Dance Theatre – Minneapolis
Art Reach St. Croix – Stillwater
Arts Center of Saint Peter – Saint Peter
Ashland Productions, Inc. – Maplewood
Hutchinson Center For The Arts – Hutchinson
Juxtaposition Arts – Minneapolis
Mu Performing Arts – Saint Paul
New York Mills Regional Cultural Center – New York Mills
Northern Lights.mn – Minneapolis
Pangea World Theater – Minneapolis
Soo Visual Arts Center – Minneapolis
The Singers – Minnesota Choral Artists – Minneapolis
Twin Rivers Council for the Arts – Mankato
Upstream Arts – Minneapolis
2012-13 Grant Recipients:
Arcata Press dba Saint Paul Almanac
Chamber Music Society of St. Cloud
Children's Theatre Companyv Highpoint Center for Printmaking
Illusion Theater School and School, Inc.
In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre
Intermedia Arts of Minnesota
Kulture Klub Collaborative
MacPhail Center for Music
Minnesota Center for Book Arts
Minnesota Fringe Festival
Minnesota Internship Center High School
North Shore Music Association
Northern Clay Center
One Voice Mixed Chorus
Penumbra Theatre Company
Pillsbury United Communities/Pillsbury House Theatre
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra Society
St. Cloud Symphony Orchestra
St. Stephen's Human Services, Inc.
SteppingStone Theatre Company
Teatro del Pueblo
Ten Thousand Things Theater
Theater Mu, Inc. dba Mu Performing Arts
Yellow Tree Theatre
Zenon Dance Company and School, Inc.
Greater Twin Cities United Way360 Communities
A Chance to Grow
Accessible Space, Inc.
African American Family Services, Inc.
Ain Dah Yung (Our Home) Shelter
Alexandra House, Inc.
American Indian OIC, Inc.
American Red Cross of the Twin Cities
Amherst H. Wilder Foundation
Anew Dimension Child Enrichment Center
Annex Teen Clinic
Anoka County Community Action Program
Avenues for Homeless Youth
Baby's Space: A Place to Grow
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Twin Cities
Bloomington Division of Public Health
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Twin Cities
Braham Area Food Shelf
Brooklyn Center School District 286
Camp Fire USA Minnesota Council
Carver County Community Social Services
Carver-Scott Educational Cooperative
Casa de Esperanza
Catholic Charities of St. Paul & Mpls.
Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Cloud
Center School, Inc.
Centro Cultural Chicano, Inc.
Charities Review Council of Minnesota
Children's Home Society & Family Service
Chisago-Isanti County Heartland Express
Community Action Partnership of Ramsey and Washington Counties
Community Emergency Assistance Program, Inc. (CEAP)
Community Partnership with Youth and Families
Comunidades Latinas Unidas en Servicio, Inc.
Confederation of Somali Community in Minnesota
Cornerstone Advocacy Services
Council on Crime and Justice
Dakota Communities, Inc.
Dakota County Community Services
Division of Indian Work of the Greater Minneapolis Council of Churches
Domestic Abuse Project, Inc.
East Metro Women's Council
East Side Learning Center
East Side Neighborhood Service, Inc.
Ebenezer Society Foundation
Emerge Community Development
Emergency Foodshelf Network, Inc.
Face to Face Health and Counseling Service
Genesis II for Families, Inc.
Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys, Inc.
Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota
Greater Minneapolis Council of Churches
Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery
Guadalupe Alternative Programs
Hallie Q. Brown Community Center, Inc.
HandsOn Twin Cities
Headway Emotional Health Services
Hennepin Health Foundation
Hennepin Healthcare System
Hmong American Partnership
Home Free Battered Women's Services (Missions, Inc.)
House of Charity
Illusion Theater and School, Inc.
Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota, Inc.
Indian Health Board of Minneapolis, Inc.
Interfaith Outreach & Community Partners
International Institute of Minnesota
Jewish Community Center of the Greater Saint Paul Area
Jewish Family & Children's Service of Minneapolis
Jewish Family Service of St. Paul
Keystone Community Services
Lakes and Pines Community Action Council
Lakes Area Youth Service Bureau
Lee Carlson Center for Mental Health and Well-Being
Lifetrack Resources, Inc.
Loaves and Fishes Too, Inc.
Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota
Management Assistance Program for Nonprofits, Inc.
Mental Health Association of Minnesota
Merrick Community Services
Metro-Alliance for Family Mentoring
Mid Minnesota Legal Assistance
Midwest Special Services, Inc.
Minneapolis American Indian Center
Minneapolis Public Schools (Special School District No. 1)
Minneapolis Urban League
Minneapolis Youth Coordinating Board
Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center
Minnesota Visiting Nurse Agency
Model Cities of St. Paul, Inc.
Neighborhood Involvement Program, Inc.
Network for the Development of Children of African Descent
Northern Star Council, Boy Scouts America
NorthPoint Health & Wellness Center, Inc .
Open Cities Health Center
Opportunity Partners, Inc.
Parents in Community Action, Inc.
Parmly LifePointes - Ecumen Corp.
Phyllis Wheatley Community Center, Inc.
Pillsbury United Communities
Plymouth Christian Youth Center
PPL Industries, Inc.
Project for Pride in Living, Inc.
Rebuild Resources, Inc.
River Valley Community Partnerships
Rush City Cares
Sabathani Community Center, Inc.
Scott-Carver-Dakota CAP Agency, Inc.
Second Harvest Heartland
Senior Community Services
Sight & Hearing Association
Simpson Housing Services, Inc.
Sojourner Project, Inc.
Southeast Asian Community Council, Inc.
Southeast Asian Refugee Community Home
Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Inc.
Southern Valley Alliance for Battered Women
Southside Family Nurturing Center
St. David's Child Development and Family Services
St. Mary's Health Clinics
St. Paul Area Council of Churches
St. Paul Intervention Project, Inc.
St. Stephen's Human Services, Inc.
Summit Academy OIC
Summit University Teen Center, Inc.
The ARC Greater Twin Cities
The Bridge for Youth
The Family Partnership
The Refuge Network
The Regents of the University of Minnesota/Community-University Health Care Center/Variety Children's Clinic
The Salvation Army
Twin Cities RISE!
United Cambodian Association of Minnesota, Inc.
United Family Practice Health Center
Vietnamese Social Services of Minnesota
Vision Loss Resources
Volunteers of America of Minnesota
Washburn Center for Children
Way To Grow
We Believe Alliance
West Seventh Community Center, Inc.
Women of Nations
Women's Advocates, Inc.
YMCA of Greater St Paul
YMCA of Metropolitan Minneapolis
YWCA of Minneapolis
YWCA of St. Paul
Minnesota Environmental FundAudubon Minnesota of the National Audubon Society
Clean Water Fund
Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness
Friends of the Mississippi River
Izaak Walton League of America, Minnesota Division
Land Stewardship Project
Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy
Minnesota Conservation Federation
Minnesota Food Association
The Minnesota Project
The Nature Conservancy of Minnesota
North American Water Office
Parks & Trails Council of Minnesota
Sierra Club Foundation
The Trust for Public Land
Voyageurs National Park Association
Will Steger Foundation
Women’s Environmental Institute
Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless
Does not accept designations.Aeon, Minneapolis
Ain Dah Yung Center, St. Paul
Alliance Housing, Minneapolis
Al-Maa’uun Food Shelf, Minneapolis
Amherst H. Wilder Foundation, St. Paul
Anna Marie’s Alliance (a.k.a. Central Minnesota Task Force on Battered Women), St. Cloud
Ascension Place and St. Anne’s Place, Minneapolis
Asian Media Access / Ramen Ya Transitional Living Program, Minneapolis
Bridge for Youth, Minneapolis
Canvas Health (formerly Human Services, Inc.), Oakdale
Caring For All, Crystal
Cass Lake / Bena Family Council, Cass Lake
Catholic Charities, St. Paul
Center City Housing Corp., Duluth
Churches United in Ministry, Duluth
Clear Waters Life Center, Clearbrook
Committee Against Domestic Abuse, Mankato
Community Action Center of Northfield, Northfield
Community Aid Elk River, Elk River
Community Emergency Service of Augustana Lutheran Church, Minneapolis
Cornerstone Advocacy Service, Bloomington
Dakota Woodlands, Eagan
Elim Transitional Housing, Minneapolis
Emerge Community Development, Minneapolis
Emily Wesleyan Church / Community Care and Share, Emily
The Evergreen House, Bemidji
Face to Face Health and Counseling Service / St. Paul Youth Connect, St. Paul
Faith United Methodist Church / Harbor House Crisis Shelters, Superior, WI
Families Moving Forward, Minneapolis
Family Housing Fund / Project Homeless Connect, St. Paul
The Family Place, St. Paul
Family Promise of Anoka County, Coon Rapids
Fargo-Moorhead Coalition for Homeless Persons, Fargo, ND
Fargo-Moorhead Dorothy Day House of Hospitality, Moorhead, MN
Grace House of Itasca County, Grand Rapids
Greater Minneapolis Council of Churches / Division of Indian Works, Minneapolis
Guild Incorporated, St. Paul
Headwaters Intervention Center, Park Rapids
Hibbing Food Shelf, Hibbing
Hope Coalition, Red Wing
Hope for the City, Minnetonka
House of Charity, Minneapolis
Hunger Solutions Minnesota, Statewide*
Intercongregation Communities Association, Minnetonka
The Link, Minneapolis
Loaves and Fishes Too, Minneapolis
Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Minneapolis Public Schools, Minneapolis
Minneapolis Recreation Development / 363 Days, Edina
Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans, St. Paul
Normandale Housing Corporation, Edina
North Anoka County Emergency Food Shelf, Cedar
Open Access Connections (formerly Twin Cities Community Voice Mail), St. Paul
People Incorporated, St. Paul
Perspectives, St. Louis Park
Project for Pride in Living, Minneapolis
Sabathani Community Center, Minneapolis
Safe Haven Shelter for Battered Women, Duluth
The Salvation Army, Albert Lea
The Salvation Army, Duluth
The Salvation Army, Mankato
The Salvation Army, Rochester
The Salvation Army, Willmar
The Salvation Army / Harbor Light Center, Minneapolis
The Salvation Army / Twin Cities Social Services, Roseville
Sharing and Caring Hands, Minneapolis
Simpson Housing Services, Minneapolis
Someplace Safe, Fergus Falls
South Metro Vineyard Church, Burnsville
St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church, Mahtomedi
Theresa Living Center, St. Paul
Union Gospel Mission Twin Cities, St. Paul
Union Gospel Mission, Duluth
Vail Place, Hopkins
Wayside House, St. Louis Park
Western Community Action, Marshall
Women of Nations, St. Paul
YWCA Cass Clay, Fargo, ND
YWCA of Duluth, Duluth
YWCA St. Paul, St. Paul
*Open Your Heart funds statewide food distribution through Hunger Solutions Minnesota. This support provides funding for the six Feeding America food banks serving Minnesota and more than 150 local food shelves.
United Negro College Fund
Does not accept designations.Allen University
Clark Atlanta University
Edward Waters College
Florida Memorial University
Interdenominational Theological Center
Jarvis Christian College
Johnson C. Smith University
Philander Smith College
Saint Augustine's College
Saint Paul's College
Virginia Union University