LGBT Aging Initiative 2015 Grantee Partners Announced –Friday, February 26, 2015
PFund in partnership with Greater Twin Cities United Way awarded $24,000 to four grantee partners through the second grant round of the LGBT Aging Initiative. The Initiative funds critical research, supports innovative projects and convenes leaders aimed at addressing ageism and advancing widespread impact so that LGBT older adults can thrive and age with dignity, safety and equitable care.
Click here for a full list of LGBT Aging Initiative grantee partners and their work advancing equity for LGBTQ older adults. To learn more about PFund’s commitment to LGBTQ aging, click here.
PFund is Hiring! –Friday, January 16, 2015
PFund is looking for motivated, creative people to join a small staff committed to making a big impact. We are currently hiring for a Development Manager and Program Officer. Click here to learn more about opportunities to work at a community foundation advancing healthy, connected and thriving LGBT communities in the Upper Midwest.
Cabaret 2015: Early Bird Tickets available through January 31 –
Friday, January 9, 2015
Join us April 18 at Mill City Nights to celebrate, dance, connect and energize LGBT giving in the Upper Midwest. Enjoy music, live auction, hors d'oeuvres, drinks and more. Get your tickets by January 31 for early bird pricing! Click here for tickets and program schedule or call us at 612-870-1806.
2015 Grantee Partners Announced –
Thursday, December 18, 2014
PFund is proud to announce our 2015 grantee partners: 12 LGBT and allied organizations representing Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin have been awarded a total of $80,000 to fund work on a broad range of issues. PFund received 43 funding requests totaling $296,775. The community-based Social Change Grant Committee reviewed proposals, selected 20 finalists, held site visits and made funding recommendations.
For a full list of grantee partners and their work for 2015, click here. To read more about PFund’s grantmaking program and our community-driven grant review process, visit our grantmaking page.
Thank you to the Social Change Grant Committee and to all organizations that submitted proposals. And congratulations to the 2015 PFund grantee partners!
PFund gathered with over 60 leaders, funders and the QReach advisory group in St. Paul, Minn. in September for the QReach final convening: Thriving Forward. Stay tuned for convening highlights and photos coming soon! For more information about the QReach regional assessment, here. Check out the photos from the kick-off convening last March in Des Moines, Iowa here.
PFund's 2014 Annual Report is available. Download and read a copy here.
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