Newspaper article MinnPost.com

St. Paul Foundation Grants Will Foster Leadership in Communities of Color

Newspaper article MinnPost.com

St. Paul Foundation Grants Will Foster Leadership in Communities of Color

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Thirty-one nonprofits serving local communites of color have received $215,000 from the St. Paul Foundation's diversity funds.

Several of the grants will help develop new generations of leadership, the foundation said, including African-American youth in North Minneapolis, Latino immigrant families in southern Minnesota, and emerging Asian-American Pacific Islander artists in the Twin Cities.

Ann Mulholland, vice president of Community Impact for The St. Paul Foundation said: "Leadership development ensures that communities of color take an active, central role in positively impacting our community, and we want to increase their capacity to do that."

Among the grants:

* $4,000 for the Community Artist Leadership Initiative to train 30 Asian-American Pacific Islander artists to get financial support for their work and increase networking in the arts community. …

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