Community Partners

Our partners are many. We farm to say thanks.

Without the help of the community partners, our jobs would be near impossible.

Funders and Financial Supporters
USDA/NIFA – Community Food Projects
Cargill Foundation
General Mills Foundation
YouthPrise Foundation
Saint Paul Foundation
Walmart Foundation
SUPERVALU Foundation
The Charlson Foundation
George Family Foundation
Alliant Energy Foundation
Augsburg College
Minneapolis Foundation
University of Minnesota
HRK Foundation
Elmer L. & Eleanor J. Andersen Foundation
Carolyn Foundation
Lyndale Neighborhood Association
Sheltering Arms Foundation
Everett L. Amis Foundation
City of Minneapolis
Augsburg College
Gap Foundation
Alliant Energy Foundation
Best Buy Children’s Foundation
Health Partners
Marie Paulson Wold Charitable Trust

Neighborhood Organizations
Lyndale Neighborhood Association (LNA)
Powderhorn Park Neighborhood Association (PPNA)
Hawthorne Neighborhood Association
West Side Community Organization (WSCO)
Frogtown Neighborhood Association
Whittier Alliance

Educational Institutions
Augsburg College – Center for Democracy and Citizenship
Cherokee Heights Elementary School
River’s Edge Academy
Higher Education Consortium for Urban Affairs – HECUA
Humboldt Senior High School
Lyndale Community School
Minneapolis Public Schools- Nutrition Services
Minneapolis Community Education
Nellie Stone Johnson Community School
Macalester College
Neighborhood Learning Community
Open World Learning Community
Dodge Nature Center
Saint Catherine’s University
Saint Paul College
United Theological Seminary
University of Minnesota
University of St. Thomas

Non-profit and Community Partners
Alley Bike Shop
Appetite for Change- Fresh Corners
Blaisdell YMCA
Charles Horn Terrace and Horn Towers Resident Councils
Clay Pots Gardening Club
Common Harvest Farm
Conservation Corps of MN & Iowa
Crescent Collective
Powderhorn Empty Bowls
Free Bikes 4 Kidz
Full Cycle
Frogtown Green
Gardening Matters
Gale Woods Farm- Three Rivers Parks
Midtown Farmers Market
Frogtown Farms
Ignite Afterschool
Intermedia Arts
Juxtaposition Arts
Minnesota Adult and Teen Challenge
Minnesota Children’s Theatre
Neighborhood House
Open Eye Theatre
In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre
Philadelphia Community Farm
Pillsbury House
The Science Museum of Minnesota
Cycles for Change
Sisters Camelot
Roots for the Home Team
Urban Roots MN
West Side Farmers Market
Venture North
YMCA – Beacons Minneapolis

Local Businesses
112 Eatery
Avenue Eatery
The Bachelor Farmer
Bar la Grassa
Be’Wiched Deli
BFG Supply
Birchwood Cafe
Brix Grocery & Meat
Bryant Lake Bowl
Cafe Maude
Common Roots Café
Coop Partners Warehouse
Corner Table Restaurant
Eat Street Social
El Burrito Mercado
Fresh Season Market
Galactic Pizza
Gandhi Mahal
Hola Arepa
Icy Cup
Juut Salonspa
K’s Dollar Store
Lakewinds Food Co-op
Linden Hills Community Co-op
Lucia’s Restaurant
May Day Cafe
Nicollet Hardware
Pat’s Tap
Peace Coffee
Pizzeria Lola
Red Stag Supperclub
Red Table Meat Co. 
Restaurant Alma
Rodriguez Auto
Salty Tart
Sea Change
Sen Yai Sen Lek
Seward Community Co-op
Smack Shack
Stone’s Throw Urban Farm
Sunrise Banks
Surly Brewing Co. 
Tattersall Distilling
Tiny Diner
Tradition Capital Bank
Two Ponies Dahlia Farm
Uncle Pearle, LLC
Wedge Community Co-op
The Wine Company
Whole Farm Co-op
Whole Foods Markets
World Street Kitchen

Public Agencies
City of Minneapolis – Homegrown Minneapolis
City of Minneapolis – STEP UP
Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board – Powderhorn Park Center
Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board – Painter Park
Minneapolis Public Housing Authority
St. Paul Parks and Recreation – Baker Community Center

Baha’i Center
Cherokee Park United Church
La Puerta Abierta United Methodist Church
St. Olaf Community Campus/St. Olaf Lutheran Church
Zion Lutheran Church
The Church of St. Agnes


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This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

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