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03/18/20192018 Challenge Grant Results
We recently ended our 2nd Annual Food Pantry Challenge Grant. The Challenge Grant, which took place from October 2018 through the end of February 2019, offered organizations the opportunity to earn extra dollars for area food pantries ...

03/05/2019Year in Review
We are well into a new year, but take a minute to check out our numbers from 2018! It was a wonderful year that included our largest grant ever! We are excited for what the next year has in store.   ...

09/06/2018Donation Station Challenge Grant Returns
The Minot Area Community Foundation (MACF) announces their 2nd Annual Food Pantry Challenge Grant. Area organizations are invited to utilize the Donation Station in the coming months to collect items and stock area food pantries for a chance ...

07/11/2018MACF unveils largest grant in its history
The Minot Area Community Foundation (MACF) has made its largest grant to date in the amount of $750,000 to The Magic City Discovery Center (MCDC) for the Magic Climber exhibit to be located inside the new children’s museum in Minot.   The ...

06/05/2018MACF Bremer Impact Fund Grants
The Minot Area Community Foundation's Bremer Impact Fund has made two significant grifts in 2018. The first to The Roosevelt Park Zoo for $100,000 which is the fund's largest grant to date. The funds from this grant will be used in the new ...

03/29/2018Power of the Purse Project Moves Forward
Power of the Purse (PoP), a giving circle under The Minot Area Community Foundation, has been quietly working on a significant project for about a year now that has recently attracted some community attention. This past Monday, March 26th, ...

03/08/20182017 Challenge Grant Results
The Minot Area Community Foundation's Arnold Besserud Fund sponsored a Challenge Grant to benefit Minot area food pantries in 2017 and the results are in! The Challege Grant ultimately resulted in an additional $3,000 going back to Minot ...

01/16/2018Air Supported Dome
On January 10th the long awaited air supported, seasonal dome on the campus of MSU opened to the public. The dome, which covers the field at Herb Parker Stadium, will remain up until the end of April. For more information and to reserve the ...

11/15/2017Power of the Purse grants $12,000 to Caleb's Clubhouse
The Minot Area Community Foundation’s Power of the Purse Giving Circle has granted $12,000 to Caleb’s Clubhouse for their indoor sensory gym.   Caleb’s Clubhouse is a preschool and after school program that opened ...

10/05/2017Roosevelt Park Zoo Grant
The Minot Area Community Foundation is excited to announce their largest grant to date of $500,000 to the Roosevelt Park Zoo. The grant will be applied to the zoo’s current project of building a new Amur Tiger habitat.   The Roosevelt ...


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2018 Challenge Grant Results

We recently ended our 2nd Annual Food Pantry Challenge Grant. The Challenge Grant, which took place from October 2018 through the end of February 2019, offered organizations the opportunity to earn extra dollars for area food pantries

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