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Otto Bremer Foundation Grants

Sponsor
Otto Bremer Foundation
Deadlines
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Contact

651.227.8036
888.291.1123
Online contact form

For questions about using the grant submission portal, email portal@ottobremer.org.
Purpose

The Otto Bremer Foundation provides funding for organizations working to supply people with basic needs and helping them become financially stable and self-reliant.

Past projects have included funding for:

  • Community health centers, hospitals, and clinics
  • Services to meet the needs of homeless populations
  • Domestic abuse services
  • Capital campaigns
  • Affordable housing for low-income or underserved populations including adults who have disabilities, homeless populations, and seniors
  • The provision of mental health services and basic needs
  • Health benefits counseling services
  • Development of food markets
  • Employment services
  • Early childhood development services
  • Agricultural health and welfare
  • HIV services

Please note, there are many other topic areas in which the foundation works. View a list of past grantees.

Eligibility

Grants are made only to organizations whose beneficiaries are residents of Minnesota, North Dakota or Wisconsin, with priority given to communities that have Bremer bank locations. Grants are generally restricted to 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations and to governmental entities.

Geographic coverage
North Dakota, Minnesota, and Wisconsin
Amount of funding

There is no set dollar limit on grant requests.

Application process

Additional guidance and links to the online application portal are available on the program website.

While the foundation accepts applications on a rolling basis, see the grantmaking schedule for a timeline of review cycles.

Tagged as
Capital funding · Employment and unemployment · Healthcare needs and services · Human services · Minnesota · North Dakota · Wisconsin



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