We approach collaboration as one of co-creation and partnership. We bring our skills, experiences and a willingness to learn. Nonprofit leaders bring professional expertise about their specific industry and a willingness to fully engage in the process. Together, we define consulting projects for building capacity and amplifying impact. With a community-centered, equity focused and anti-racism lens, we partner with promising nonprofits toward ensuring that every young person’s future unfolds uncompromised by systemic injustice.

Current Investees

Mission: Meaning “Our Home” in Ojibwe, Ain Dah Yung Center provides a healing place within the community for American Indian youth and families to thrive in safety and wholeness.

Mission: Envisions a Minnesota where everyone involved in the foster care system has the same access to opportunities and outcomes as their peers, and a Minnesota where Foster voices are respected and their community expertise is sought in every aspect of the child welfare system.

Mission: Teaching youth to succeed in all of life’s races.

Mission: To amplify the voices and mentor the leadership of under-served youth to bridge America’s toughest gaps.

Mission: Providing a strong circle of support that nurtures the educational, social, economic and cultural development of American Indian youth.

Mission: To Inspire UpTurns to be prepared, equipped and experienced with a plan for their future. And our vision is to Disrupt how America sources, seeks and enjoys work. Now powered by Wallin Education Partners

Past Investees

Acara Institute
The A-List
Appetite for Change
Apple Tree Dental
Artspace Projects and The Cowles Center
Baby’s Space
Breakthrough Twin Cities
Bridge for Youth
Bright New Ideas
Brotherhood Inc
CLUES (Comunidades Latinas Unidas En Servicio)
College Possible
Community Media Initiatives
Connections to Independence
Cookie Cart
DesignWise Medical
East Side Learning Center
Elpis Enterprises
EMERGE – The North 4 Project

Employment Action Center
Face 2 Face
The Family Partnership
Full Cycle
Genesys Works
Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery
Hearth Connection
Hiawatha Academies
High School for Recording Arts
Hope 4 Youth
International Breast Milk Project
Jabbok Family Services/COOL Youth Center
Joyce Preschool
Lundstrom Center for Performing Arts
Marnita’s Table
Mind Body Solutions
Minnesota Teen Challenge
Minnesota Urban Debate League
Minnesota Valley Action Council

Neighborhood Energy Connection
New Vision Foundation
Nice Ride
Reve Academy
Rock Star Supply Company
Roots for the Home Team
Rural Renewable Energy Alliance
Seeing Hands
Sisterhood Boutique
Springboard for the Arts
Students Today Leaders Forever
The BrandLab
Twin Cities RISE
Urban Boatbuilders
Urban Strategies, Inc./Green Garden Bakery
University of MN Foundation
The Works
World Savvy

Apply Now!

is open!
All applications due July 20th at 5 PM.