Financials at a Glance

Total Assets: $15 million
Number of charitable funds: 61
Total grants awarded last year: $807,000

Form 990.pdf

For a copy of our audit, please email Tricia.

Funds We Hold


Elks Charitable Fund
O.P. and E.A. Confer Fund
Ogden P. Confer Fund
Senior Citizens' Fund
Thin Film Technology Fund


Al Fallenstein Fund
Erla Fallenstein Fund
Brad and Ann Hendricks Fund
Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota
Community Fund for Youth
Community Vitality Fund

Donor Advised Funds

Adela Rindal Foundation Fund
Alaska Insulation Supply Fund
Andy and Christine Nessler Fund
Bradley and Kathy Brozik Fund
Consolidated Communications Community Fund
Consolidated Communications Community Fund for Youth
Cunningham Family Fund
Darlene and Allen Weckwerth Charitable Fund
David Christensen and Jill Evans Fund
Dennis and Sue Hood Fund
Dotson Family Fund
Curt and Debbie Fisher Fund
Elks Charitable Fund
Glen A. Taylor Charitable Trust
Gwesyn and Gloria Griffiths Fund
Helen and Eldon Jones Fund
Huebsch Family Fund
Kay and Lyle Jacobson Family Fund
Jim and Jennie Ward Fund
Jim and Sheri Fedson Fund
John and Jackie Bauernfeind Fund
Jonathan Zierdt Cancer Fund
Joyce and Gerald Roust Fund
Kristine Lindvall Fund
Lorentz Post 11 American Legion Fund
Michael and Lisa Montag Fund
Mulford Family Charitable Fund
Naples Family Fund
Page Jones Richards Family Fund
Pat and Kristin Duncanson Family Fund
Richard and Dianne Osborne Fund
Rstom Family Foundation Fund
Ruth and Larry Mikkelson Fund
Ryan and Jill McKeown Fund
Ryan McKeown and Danielle Mehia Financial Advisory Team
Schooff Community Fund
Schott Family Fund
Phil and Margie Slingsby Fund
Steven and Kathleen Burnett Fund
Sugden Family Fund
Ten Haken Charitable Fund
The Biederman Fund
The Marva and John Harding Fund
The Norland Charitable Fund
Veterans Memorial Fund


Charles Ingman Memorial Fund
Dustin Lemke Memorial Fund
Florence Nightingale Fund
Gary W. Stroup Memorial Fund
Jenny Schugel Fund
Marlyn R. Heintz Fund
Ogden W. and Jane M. Confer Fund
Polly and Bill Webster Fund
Virginia and Martin Krause Fund


Educare Foundation Fund
Feeding Our Communities Partners Fund
Mankato Clinic Foundation Fund
Minnesota Valley Action Council Fund
VINE Faith In Action Fund
YWCA Mankato Women's Fund


Mankato Area Foundation

Fiscal Sponsored

Central Freedom School
Child and Family Advocacy Center
Hope in Healing
Leave A Legacy
Mankato Regional Airport Park
St. Peter Public Schools


Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota

Beginning nearly a decade ago with a grant to look at the possibility of having a children’s museum, Mankato Area Foundation has supported the vision of providing offerings for families with young children in Mankato that were affordable, educational and available to enjoy year round.

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