Bush Fellow Tracy Sides won the $1 million Forever Saint Paul Challenge in 2013 and will use the funds to create an "urban oasis" for local foods on the city's East Side (photo Bruce Silcox).

investing in GREAT IDEAS and the PEOPLE who power them

in Minnesota, North Dakota,
South Dakota and 23 Native Nations

New Education Ecosystem Grant Program Awards $2.4 Million

Twelve organizations that help create the environment for the education initiatives of others to succeed are the first recipients of the Bush Foundation’s Education Ecosystem Grants.

Bush Fellows and Rebuilders

Meet Bush Fellows and Native Nation Rebuilders 1965 - Present.

b Magazine

Read our magazine, b, a showcase for people thinking bigger and thinking differently about what's possible in communities.

Grantee Database

Browse the more than 4,000 grants we have made since 1985.