Recent Grants

SENIORS

The Thorpe Foundation funds organizations that are committed to supporting vulnerable seniors, age 55+, to age with dignity, independence, and connection. *

Alive & Kickin $20,000 General Operating Support
CAPI USA $5,000 CAPI Hmong Seniors & Caregiver Support Program
Centro Tyrone Guzman $8,000 Support for Wise Elders program
Community Emergency Assistance Programs $10,000 CEAP Meals on Wheels Program
Community Emergency Service $25,000 Food & Socialization For Seniors
COMPAS $8,000 Support for Artful Aging™ Program
Help At Your Door $15,000 General Operating Support
Kairos Alive! $12,000 Kairos Alive! General Operating Support
Longfellow/Seward Healthy Seniors $12,000 General Operating Support
Minnesota Elder Justice Center $7,500 General Operating Support
Nokomis Healthy Seniors $12,000 General Operating Support
Rebuilding Together Twin Cities $7,500 Safe at Home Program
Senior Community Services $13,000 General Operating Support
Southeast Seniors $15,000 General Operating Support
* Two-year awards; amounts listed are 2021 installments

Total SENIOR: $170,000

 

YOUTH

The Thorpe Foundation funds organizations that provide individual youth, ages 12 to 18, with the support and services needed for a successful and healthy transition to adulthood.

Center School, Inc. $10,000 General Operating Support
Children’s Law Center of Minnesota $15,000 General Operating Support
Connections to Independence $10,000 General Operating Support
Cookie Cart $10,000 General Operating Support
creatempls $10,000 Youth Programs
DinoMights $7,500 Youth Programs
Dream of Wild Health $6,000 Youth Programs
Hope Community, Inc. $8,000 Youth Programs
Hospitality House Youth Development $12,500 Youth Programs
Illusion Theater and School, Inc. $10,000 Theater Access for Youth
Ka Joog Nonprofit Organization $8,000 Youth Programs
La Oportunidad $7,500 Youth Programs
MoveFwd $10,000 General Operating Support
Spark Youth $10,000 General Operating Support
The Open Hands Foundation $10,000 Hope House™ Teen Crisis Shelter

Total YOUTH: $144,500

 

SPECIAL AWARDS

ICA Food Shelf (Intercongregation Communities Association) $5,000 Basic Needs Support
Peace House Community $5,000 General Operating Support
PRISM $5,000 Basic Needs Support

Total SPECIAL AWARDS: $15,000

GRAND TOTAL: $329,500