Target Foundation

The Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul are our hometown, and that's why we're proud to support arts and social service programs in our backyard.

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arts grants

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Our Arts grants are awarded to programs and organizations that provide accessible and affordable arts and cultural experiences to the Twin Cities community.

guidelines
Target Foundation funds organizations in the seven-county Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn., metropolitan area that are classified 501(c)(3) by the IRS. The 2018 grant cycle is by invitation only. Organizations must be invited by Foundation staff to submit a proposal and will be contacted directly if additional information is needed. We are not accepting unsolicited requests at this time. 

social services grants

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Our Social Services grants are awarded to programs and organizations that directly provide food and shelter to the Twin Cities community or local at-risk families.

guidelines
Target Foundation funds organizations in the seven-county Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn., metropolitan area that are classified 501(c)(3) by the IRS. The 2018 grant cycle is by invitation only. Organizations must be invited by Foundation staff to submit a proposal and will be contacted directly if additional information is needed. We are not accepting unsolicited requests at this time. 

Target Foundation grants are intended for general operations associated with programs that provide support for immediate needs.

good to know

  • In 2017, we awarded Target Foundation arts and social services grants to organizations throughout the Twin Cities, totaling more than $9 million.