At their September 2017 meeting, the RMSFF board of trustees awarded over $3.3 million in grants to be paid in 2017 and succeeding years to programs in the Education Focus area.

Some fall 2017 board-approved grantees ...
 Academy of Whole Learning  New Horizons of SW Florida
 Banyan Community  One by One Leadership Foundation
Mentoring Youth Program
 Big Brothers Big Sisters Twin Cities  Opportunity Neighborhood
 Conservancy of SW Florida  Project SUCCESS
 Collier Child Care Resources  Reve Academy
 Creating IT Futures  Sabathani Community Center
 Family Means  Science Museum of Minnesota
 Florida Gulf Coast University - Veterans  ServeMinnesota
 Friends of Hennepin County Library  Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
 Girl Scouts of MN & WI River Valleys  The Bakken
 Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida  The Education Foundation of Collier County
Champions for Learning
 Goodwill Industries of Southwest Florida  The Heights Center
 Greater Marco Family YMCA  The Immokalee Foundation
 Guadalupe Alternative Programs  The Literacy Matters Foundation
 Holy Rosary School  The Sanneh Foundation
 James J. Hill Center  Tree Trust
 Leonardo's Basement  Twin Cities Public Television - Online
Initiative Collaboration with EIX
 Literacy Volunteers of Collier County

 University of Minnesota, Bell Museum

 Lundstrum Center  University of Minnesota, Gopher Experience Program
 Macalester College  Urban Boatbuilders
 Mayo Innovation Scholars  Urban Roots
 Minnehaha Academy  YouthCARE
 Minnesota Alliance with Youth  YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities
 Neighborhood House  YWCA of Minneapolis


To learn more about these organizations, click their active links above.