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F. R. Bigelow Foundation

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F. R. Bigelow Foundation seeks to enhance the quality of life for all those in the greater Saint Paul area, fostering a vibrant East Metro region.

As a partner foundation of the Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation, F. R. Bigelow’s grant program is administered by Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation staff.

Grant Criteria

F. R. Bigelow Foundation considers grant applications from nonprofit organizations and public entities fostering a vibrant East Metro region and seeking to achieve racially and economically equitable outcomes.

The primary geographic focus is the Greater Saint Paul metropolitan area, which includes Dakota, Ramsey and Washington counties, with a particular emphasis on serving people who live or work in the city of Saint Paul.

primary areas of interest

  • Arts & Culture
  • Community & Economic Development
  • Education & Youth Development
  • Health
  • Housing
  • Human Services

To learn more, or to apply for a grant, visit the F. R. Bigelow Foundation website.



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