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
 Leonardo’s Basement The Sanneh Foundation
 Literacy Volunteers of Collier County Tree Trust
 Lundstrum Center Twin Cities Public Television – Online
Initiative Collaboration with EIX
 Macalester College University of Minnesota, Bell Museum
 Mayo Innovation Scholars Urban Roots
 Minnehaha Academy YouthCARE
 Minnesota Alliance with Youth YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities
 Neighborhood House YWCA of Minneapolis

This is NOT a complete list of Education grantees. If you have questions please email Linda Halverson. To learn more about these organizations, click their active links above.