Donations and Funding

LDA Minnesota appreciates the generous contributors that sustain our mission. The following are gifts to LDA Minnesota during 2014-2015.


Foundation and Corporate Gifts


Foundation Builders - $100,000+

Greater Twin Cities United Way

Leaders - $25,000–$99,999

Foundation for Educational Research & Development
F. R. Bigelow Foundation
Minnesota Office of Higher Education (Intervention for College Attendance Program)
Otto Bremer Foundation
The Saint Paul Foundation


Investors - $10,000–$24,999

Andersen Corporate Foundation
Fred C. & Katherine B. Andersen Foundation

Hugh J. Andersen Foundation
Beim Foundation
Best Buy Foundation
Deluxe Foundation
Sheltering Arms Foundation
Thrivent Financial for Lutherans Foundation


Partners - $5,000–$9,999

Casey Albert T. O'Neil Foundation
Margaret Rivers Fund
Securian Foundation

Guardians - $1,000–$4,999

Emerson Process Management, Rosemount Inc.
James G. Lindell Charitable Trust
LDA America - Healthy Children's Project
Casey Albert T. O'Neil Foundation
Wallin Foundation


Book Donations

  • Anchor Bank
  • Beacon Academy, Maple Grove
  • Elk River Girl Scouts
  • Free the Children
  • Lindamood Bell
  • Minnesota State Fair Employees
  • St. Croix Catholic School, Stillwater
  • St. Edwards Episcopal Church
  • Uponor

In-Kind Donations

  • Byerly's, St. Paul
  • Costco, St. Louis Park
  • Cub Foods, Brooklyn Center
  • Domino's Pizza, St. Paul
  • Jakeeno's Pizza
  • Kowalski's, St. Paul
  • Kowalski's, Woodbury
  • Lunds, Downtown St. Paul
  • Papa John's Pizza, St. Paul
  • Parkway Pizza (Longfellow)
  • Scoreboard Pizza, Brooklyn Center
  • Target, Brooklyn Center
  • Target, Minneapolis (Lake Street)
  • Trader Joe's, Woodbury
  • Translators Without Borders


Please consider giving a gift to LDA Minnesota. Your contribution makes a difference.

LDA Minnesota is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and donations are tax exempt.
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