We’re thrilled to partner with Headwaters Foundation for Justice, The Consensus Council, Inc. and the South Dakota Community Foundation to expand the reach of Community Innovation Grants with three new programs making grants between $500 and $10,000.

Congratulations to 2013 Bush Fellow Tracy Sides, whose idea for "The Urban Oasis" won the Saint Paul Foundation's $1 million Forever Saint Paul Challenge!

A Bush Fellowship provides individuals with opportunities to demonstrate and improve their capacity for leadership as they learn by doing.

2012 Bush Fellow Tené Wells travels to South Africa to see her future and shares her experience of turning a vision into reality.


Meet the newest Bush Fellows

These 10 new Bush Fellows for 2013 are doing exciting work in their communties.

Learn more about them.

Our Goal

To support and develop more leaders who are better equipped and better networked to effectively lead change.