Arc Greater Twin Cities

Promotes and protects the human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, actively supporting them and their families in a lifetime of full inclusion and participation in their communities

General operating support
$3,500

Breck School

Private K-12 school

General operating support
$2,500
Margaret M. Wong Endowment Fund
$1,500

City House

Connects those on the margins of society, who might be homeless, in prison, or in recovery, with those in the mainstream of our society, for mutual listening, learning, and transformation

General operating support
$1,000

Colorado Rocky Mountain School

Private high school

Support for the Wilderness Outdoor Program
$1,000

Cornell University

Private university

General operating support for The School of Hotel Administration
$1,000

Fairview High School

Public four-year high school

Support for Fairview's International Baccalaureate Program
$2,000

Friends' School

Private pre-K-5 school

Support for Annual Fund
$3,000

Gampo Abbey

Western Buddhist monastery in the Shambhala tradition in Nova Scotia, Canada

Funds for purchase of new linens/duvets
$1,500

Grand Teton Music Festival

Offers seven weeks of classical music concerts each summer

General operating support
$1,500

Growing Gardens

Promotes home-scale organic food gardening to improve nutrition, health and self-reliance

General operating support
$2,500

Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation

Alcohol and drug addiction treatment center

General operating support
$2,000

Hill Museum & Manuscript Library

Dedicated to preserving endangered or significant manuscripts

General operating support
$1,000

Hole in the Wall Gang Fund

Serves children and families coping with cancer and other life threatening diseases

General operating support
$1,000

Horizon K--8 School

Private K-8 School

General operating support
$2,000

Khyentse Foundation

Dedicated to the support and enhancement of Buddhist study, practice and scholarship throughout the world

General operating support
$3,500
Scholarship support for Buddhist Study and Practice
$1,000

Lake Country School

Private K-8 school

Endowment Fund
$1,000

Ligmincha International

Preserves the ancient teachings, transmissions and practices of the Bon Buddhist tradition of Tibet

General operating support
$1,500

Lyme Disease Research Foundation

Promotes research leading to the understanding of Lyme disease and its varied manifestations

Support for Baltimore Running Festival for Lyme Research
$2,500

Midwest Arts Conservation Center

Works for the preservation and conservation of art and artifacts in the Upper Midwest region

General operating support
$1,000

Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation

Supports education and research to prevent and eventually end heart disease

General operating support
$1,000

Naropa University

Liberal arts college

Support for Emergency Loan Fund for Students In Need
$2,500

Nature Conservancy of Minnesota

Working to conserve Minnesota’s most significant prairies, forests, lakes, rivers, streams and wetlands for nature and people since 1958

General operating support
$3,500

Northeastern Minnesotans for Wilderness

Continue the local tradition of working to protect our wild places against ever increasing public and commercial pressures so that the natural features and processes that exist in the area will remain intact for future generations

General operating support
$5,000

Nova Scotia Sea School

Provides transformational learning opportunities guided by the spirit of the sea and adventure that ensures access for everyone to discover the values of leadership, courage, generosity, resiliency, environmental stewardship, humour and community

Support for Fund in memory of Zoe Nudell
$2,500

Pheasants Forever

Dedicated to the conservation of pheasants, quail and other wildlife

General operating support
$3,500

Piedmont Council of the Arts

Works to sustain the arts as an essential part of the quality of life in Charlottesville, VA

General operating support
$2,000

Project Success

Inspires young people to imagine, believe in, and act upon the possibilities in their own lives

General operating support
$3,500

Romero Institute

Policy research firm

Support for Lakota Peoples Law Project
$4,500

Second Harvest Heartland

Hunger relief organization

General operating support
$3,500

Shambhala International Center

Part of an international community of Buddhist meditation and retreat centers

Support for The Iconography of Buddhist Tantra
$2,000

Southern Theater Foundation Corp

Theater venue for eclectic, experimental and engaging work that appeals to diverse audiences

Support for ARTshare
$3,500

Springboard for the Arts

Cultivates vibrant communities by connecting artists with the resources they need to make a living and a life

Support for RELICS
$2,000

St. Anne's-Belfield School

Private pre-K-12 school

Support for Annual Fund
$3,500

TigerLion Arts

Aims to awaken and celebrate humanity's fundamental goodness through theatre and film

Support for 2015 Midwest tour of Nature
$3,500

University of Minnesota/College of Veterinary Medicine

Veterinary Medicine program at the University of Minnesota

General operating support
$3,500

World Pulse

Global media and communication network devoted to bringing women a global voice

General operating support
$1,000

Yale School of Management

Graduate business school of Yale University

Support for capital gift - new space and painting in memory of Alan H. Buder '83
$1,500
Support for the Yale SOM Alumni Fund
$4,000