Addressing racial wealth gaps
From left, Bush Fellows Sean Sherman (2018), Amelia Franck Meyer (2015) and Bethlehem Gronneberg (2016).
We offer grants and opportunities to people who think bigger and differently about problem solving in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and the 23 Native nations that share that geography.
What We Do
Celebrating and Investing in Leaders
Extraordinary leaders working to make our region better for everyone.
2019 Bush Fellow Maisha Giles with other Fellows, photo by Bruce Silcox.
Supporting great ideas to solve community challenges
Organizations working on the most promising ideas to change communities and systems.
Community Innovation grant recipient Latino Economic Development Center, photo by Wes Eisenhauer.
We live our values in everything we do, from hiring vendors to hosting events to investing in big ideas.