Our Supporters

We are grateful to all of our supporters who have helped provide the opportunity for our students to learn and excel. You gifts ensure that our students continue to receive the quality academic opportunities and character skills to be successful.

From all of us at KIPP Minnesota ~ Thank you!

$250,000 Plus

Carlson Family Foundation


$50,000 Plus

Fisher Foundation
The Minneapolis Foundation
Prospect Creek Foundation
Arthur Rock and Toni Rembe
WEM Foundation


$25,000 Plus

Carolyn Foundation
Frey Foundation of Minnesota
General Mills Foundation
Mortenson Family Foundation
Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation


$5,000 Plus

Albright Foundation
Best Buy Foundation
Delta Airlines Foundation
Marta and Brian Drew
Geisler Family Foundation
Harris Family Foundation
Sandy and Lee Hillis
James and Norma Leslie
Minnetonka Funding Group
Diana Nelson and John Atwater
Frank Nickell and Carol Hertling
William D. Radichel Foundation
Sauer Family Foundation
Soran Family Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation
Sean Walker


$1,000 Plus

Sally and John Ahlgren
Dario and Jeanne Anselmo
John Augustine and Janene Hersch
Julie M. and Douglas M. Baker Jr. Fund
Alison Ford Balan
Beltz, Kes, Darling & Associates
Judith Belzer and Jeremy Waldman Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation
Elisabeth Bennett
Brass Family Foundation
Carlson Companies
Renee and Mike Carrel
Caroline and Keith Correia
Chad and Margaret Dayton
Edina Realty Foundation
Beth and David Finch
Colleen and Greg Fletcher
Liz and Matt Furman
Rochelle Gunn
Horovitz-Klarfeld-Lang Fund of Minnesota Community Foundation
Alison and James Hurley
J & B Group
Catherine and Kim Jackson
Suzanne and Doug Kubach
Michael and Hilary Kurhajetz
Chris and Becky Lobsinger
Linda Lonn

Jane and John Lonnquist
David and Ellen Macdonald
Bonnie and Lee McGrath
Medtronic Foundation
John and Karen Meslow
Sara Meslow and Paul Vahle
Metropolitan Transportation Network
Lynnell Michelson and John Bellaimey
Matching Gift Program Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation
Minneapolis Marriott SW
Dana and Mathias Mortenson
Harriet and Bart Osborn
Abby and Doug Power
Laurie and Jon Pryor
Brenda Radichel Quaye
Audrey and Bob Scalia
RBC Capital Markets
Jennifer and Mathias Samuel
Robbie Saunders
Marianne and Richard Seidenstricker
Kristin and Ben Shane
Lena Thomas
Wells Fargo
Jeff and Mary Werbalowsky
LeeAnn and Robert Whelan
Whitney Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation
Cam Winton & Emily Pryor Winton

$500 Plus

Jeffrey Albrecht
Kathy Geske
Beth Haney and Scott Moore
Heidi and Kit Housh
Kathleen and William Howard
Philip Johnston
Janna and Jeff Northrup
Steve and Jill Pieper
Jennifer and Mike Sampson

Andy and Lana Slavitt
Anne and Brian Stanchfield
Jennifer Steinbauer and Matt Keske
Heath Verhasselt
Claire Whelan
Carrie and Keith White
Jill and Scott Wine
Cam Winton and Emily Pryor Winton


Up to $499

Brian Levy
Kristina Lilly
Jon Stumbras and Deborah Loon Stumbras
Bryan Lynch
Jim and Alyssa MacMiller
William and Kristina Matsch
Kathy McGrath and Peter Hill
Patricia McKee
Danna and Joel Mirviss
Paul and Sam Muldoon
William Nack
Nick Nagurski
Mikisha and Desmond Nation
Debbie Nauman
C. David Nelson
Amy Ng
Emily Nicoll
Gwen Nordman
Jamileh and Daniel Norling
Amy and Chris Nylander
Alyson Onstad
Natalie Owens-Pike
Paul Pedtke
Joleen and Mike Petersen
Allison Reese
Nancy Rickmyer
Barb and Larry Romanko
Mary Russell
Dan Rutman
Jennifer and Mike Sampson
Kathy and Terry Sandven
Christina Saunders
Cathy and Mike Schrock
Daniel Sellers
Brian Shephard
Debra Shephard
Anne and Ryan Siess
Vicky Slomiany
Emily and Scott Smith
Matt Sobieski
Björn Stansvik
Angela and David Swenson
Trish and Jerry Szykulski
Kevin Terrell and Thuy Nguyen
Jean and Scott Thomson
Jessica and Michael Tomaselli
Alexandra Tseffos
Renee Uzong and Charles Head
Zong Vang
David and Ginna Wahoff
Rick and Laura Wall
Allison Welch
Julie and Michael West
James and Jane Williams
Julia Winton

Sandra Annala and Brian Erickson
Alvin Abraham
Sameer Agarwal
Kari Amundson
Danielle and Steve Arlowe
Richard Barth
Patty Benkusky and Stephen Wentzell
Judy Blaseg and John Engelen
Jaimee Bohning
Elizabeth and Kevin Bowen
Carly and Tony Broderick
Michael Brodkorb
Kathryn Buckley
Katharine and Wade Campbell
Carrie and Chris Case
Ranwei Chang and Dave Croudace
Autumn Compton
Joel Criner
Mary and Bruce Davis
Glenyce DeGeest
Ursula Degenhardt
Jennifer and Jeff Dewing
Heidi Dibble
Bruce Engler
Ann and Josh Evans
Michele Evertz
Meriwether Felt
Heather Fenske
James Finch
John and Hilary Ford
Katy Friesz
Latasha Gandy
Marlowe Gilmore
Sarah Goullaud
Nadia Haddad and Ryan Fall
Margaret and Jeff Hall
Carmen and Bob Hamilton
Tom and Shelia Hayes
Steven Heimermann
Jim and Darcy Hield
DeAnn Hoff
Michelle Hoff and Christina Hennington
Erin and John Hupp
Lisa Irvin and Matt Grimes
Tristo-Fah and Vincent Ivory
Cynthia and Marshall Johnson
Howard and Claire Kaplan
Peg Kaplan
Mary KatzCourtney Cushing Kiernat and RB Kiernat
Roberta and Peter Knaeble
Jeff Kolb
Max Korn and Eric Weiss
Kristy Krueger
Chris Kurhajetz
Ryan Lachelt


In Kind Donations

Alison Balan
Sydnee Bickett
Renee and Mike Carrel
Barbara Chresand
Caroline and Keith Correia
Tara Engebretson
Shaun and Tim Follick
Haute Flower Boutique
Laura Helmer
Kay Isaacs

Peg Kaplan
Jeff Kolb
Linda Lonn
Jane and John Lonnquist
Sam Muldoon
David Nelson
Amy and Chris Nylander
Riley Hayes
Lisa and John Robinson
Christina Saunders
Liz and Alec Sherod
LeeAnn and Robert Whelan

Donor lists reflect gifts to KIPP Minnesota during the 2015-2016 fiscal year as of June 30, 2016. We regret any errors or omissions and ask that you contact the Development Office at (612) 999-3020 with any questions or corrections.