Community Development in Saint Paul

A Thriving capital city

Supporting community development throughout Saint Paul is another funding area of Mardag Foundation. We support the livelihood of Saint Paul's residents and communities.

Funding community development in Saint Paul

Learn more about our featured grantees and what Mardag Foundation has funded.

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Nexus Community Partners

Nexus Community Partners (Nexus) is changing the way economic disparities and opportunities are addressed on Saint Paul’s East Side. Read their story and learn more about their work.

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Minnesota Literacy Council

Minnesota Literacy Council’s Open Door Learning Center - Midway provides free computer training classes to low-income individuals. Read their story and learn more about their work.

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What we fund

Search through past grantees and see what projects and programs Mardag Foundation has funded in the past. 

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Apply for a grant

Use our online portal to apply for a grant, access grant guidelines and more.