Invest in Student Success

Success in school is the first step to success in life.

Join us in our work to ensure that every child has access to a great school that meets their needs.

Access to a high-quality, engaging education can change the course of a life.

By investing in Great MN Schools, you are bringing us closer to the day where ALL Minneapolis children benefit from a great school – preparing them to thrive in their lives, careers, and community.

Students in Minneapolis who attend a high-performing school…


are more likely to graduate from highschool


are more likely to earn a post-secondary diploma

Other ways to give

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.)

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