Investing in
Great Schools

Thank you for sharing in our vision to create a community of great schools so that all students can thrive in their lives, careers, and communities.

Donate Today

By investing in Great MN Schools, you will join a growing collective of funders committed to investing in high-performing schools and dramatically changing outcomes not just for students in school now, but for years to come.

With your help, we will work with schools and families to provide students with an education that puts them on track to living their dreams. Every gift matters, and it is our collective power that brings us closer to the day that all Minneapolis children benefit from a great school preparing them to thrive in their lives, careers, and community

Make a gift of stock

Access Great MN Schools’ account number, brokerage name, DTC info, and additional information to make your gift of appreciated assets by email or call Jenny Johnson at The Minneapolis Foundation, the host of our donor-advised fund: (612) 672-3849.

Write a check

Please make out to “Great MN Schools” and send to:

Great MN Schools
c/o Jennifer Stern, CEO
729 N Washington Avenue
Suite 600
Minneapolis, MN 55401

Wire or transfer funds

Contact Karn Engelsgjerd, Senior Director of External Affairs, at to get access to the account name, account number, fund name and For the Beneficiary Of information to make your gift. (Great MN Schools investments are held at The Minneapolis Foundation.)

If you have additional questions or inquiries about your investment, please contact Karn Engelsgjerd, Senior Director of External Affairs, at