Bush Fellow Tracy Sides
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

Community Innovation Grant Applications

Apply now through November 5, noon Central, for the Community Innovation Grant Program.

Community Innovation Intermediaries

More than $415,000 in Community Innovation grants were awarded to 44 organizations across Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota by the Bush Foundation’s Community Innovation Grant program intermediaries. 

Embark 2015 Independent Sector National Conference

We're joining more than 1,000 forward-thinking leaders and professionals from the nonprofit and philanthropic sectors October 27th in Miami, FL to collaborate, network and learn about the emerging national and global trends that affect us all.

MCN Annual Conference

Join us on October 1 and 2 for the annual Minnesota Council of Nonprofits conference featuring several Bush Foundation staff presenting workshops.