The beautiful land of the Red Lake Nation, one of the 23 Native nations in the Bush Foundation's region (photo Joe Rossi).

investing in GREAT IDEAS and the PEOPLE who power them

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

New Major Investments in Education

Send us your ideas for how to increase the percentage of students who attain postsecondary success by March 5!

Event Sponsorship Program Now Open for Applications

The Bush Foundation supports events that inspire, equip and connect leaders to effect positive change in their communities. Apply today!

Introducing the 2015 Ron McKinley Philanthropy Fellows

New Fellows bring experience in non-profit administration, constituent advocacy and community engagement.

Meet Rebuilders Cohort 6

These 31 Native leaders share a commitment to nation rebuilding.