St. John’s of Little Canada Builds Capacity for Fundraising

St. John’s of Little Canada Builds Capacity for Fundraising

Educational Impact — October 2021 $8,000 grant to St. John’s School of Little Canada for a consultant to assist with events St. John’s School of Little Canada Principal Dan Hurley writes, “The consultant was able to organize a successful marathon, raising more than $40,000. Further, the consultant updated our alumni data base in Salesforce all the way back to 1970! […]

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Most Holy Redeemer School Plans to Add Curb Appeal

Most Holy Redeemer School Plans to Add Curb Appeal

Educational Impact — October 2021 $6,500 grant to Most Holy Redeemer School (MHRS) for landscaping project Most Holy Redeemer School Principal George Vondracek writes, “Three years ago, MHRS did a study to get area community members’ perceptions about the school. A major discussion point was school appearance, or ‘curb appeal.’ Last summer two building that were located right next to […]

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Faith In Action

Faith In Action

When it comes to donating financial resources, it’s personal. Donors often have individual motivations for choosing the recipients of their generosity, but there is one element that most donors have in common: they want their donations to be effective and impactful. Tim and Christine Steigauf exemplify this aspiration. When they sold a business a few years ago and faced tax […]

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Immaculate Conception School Upgrades Wi-Fi — and Impact

Immaculate Conception School Upgrades Wi-Fi — and Impact

Educational Impact — October 2021 $10,000 grant to Immaculate Conception School for upgrading building Wi-Fi Immaculate Conception School Principal Jane Bona writes, “As a result of this grant, we were able to upgrade the Wi-Fi in our school building which we rely upon daily for our instruction and student learning. Specifically, the access points were updated and new access points […]

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A Lifetime Overflowing With Gifts

A Lifetime Overflowing With Gifts

JEAN GRAY’S WIDE-REACHING PHILANTHROPY TOPS STORIED FBI CAREER Jean Gray had plans to share the story of his philanthropic partnership with the Catholic Community Foundation of Minnesota (CCF) when he died unexpectedly in January 2022 at age 92. We know Jean was excited to share his story and are grateful to his brother, John Gray, for helping CCF complete this […]

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