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  • Financial & Legal Information

    Financial & Legal Information

    Mardag Foundation financial summaries and statements, accessibility and privacy policy. Mardag Foundation provides grants that benefit Minnesota nonprofits.

  • Grants Team

    Grants Team

    Find the Mardag Foundation program officer to answer questions about your grant applications and whether to apply. View our grant team members.

  • Grant Resources

    Grant Resources

    Review Mardag Foundation application dates for our two annual grant rounds, along with grant guidelines, eligibility and resources for nonprofit applicants.

  • Contact


    Find information for contacting Mardag Foundation. Nonprofit organizations are encouraged to contact the Grants Team for information about our grant program.

  • Impact & Focus

    Impact & Focus

    Learn about Mardag Foundation's impact with its focus on enhancing quality of life, inspiring learning, revitalizing communities and promoting access to the arts across Minnesota.

  • Grant Guidelines

    Grant Guidelines

    Mardag Foundation provides general operating, program and some capital grants for Minnesota nonprofit organizations in three focus areas: children, youth and families; older adults; arts and culture. Explore grant guidelines.

  • About


    Mardag Foundation supports Minnesota nonprofits to remove barriers and create opportunities for low income or traditionally marginalized children, youth and families; older adults with barriers to living independently; and to build capacity of organizations supporting the arts and humanities.

  • Home


    Mardag Foundation invests in youth, families, older adults and the arts, offering grants to Minnesota nonprofits serving the Twin Cities East Metro and Greater Minnesota.

  • Mardag Foundation Marks 50th Anniversary

    Mardag Foundation Marks 50th Anniversary

    The life and legacy of founder Agnes Ober is celebrated as a compassionate philanthropist whose impoverished childhood inspired a lifelong commitment to giving The Mardag Foundation, a force in supporting the vibrancy…