MicroGrants’ Partner Agencies are the key to our success. They find us the best possible grant recipients, ensure the grantees have the support they need to be successful in the use of their grant and ensure that we have follow-up data about the grantees.
These agencies have policies, practices, and mentorship programs that are in harmony with the values, goals, and management capabilities of MicroGrants.
African Development Center (ADC) works within the African communities of Minnesota to start and sustain successful businesses, build assets and promote community reinvestment.
American Indian Community Development Corporation
The American Indian Community Development Corporation’s mission is to provide culturally unique initiatives, housing and entrepreneurial programs that will strengthen American Indian communities.
(Formerly Resource, Inc.) Our mission is to empower people to achieve greater personal, social and economic success. We are committed to undoing racism and promoting diversity.
AICDC’s corporate mission is “to provide culturally unique initiatives, housing and entrepreneurial programs that will strengthen American Indian Communities.” Changing Lives Opportunity Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center Salvation Army Veterans Housing – Harbor Lights Center Helping Disabilities Transition Plus School k-12 Transforming Men’s Lives Northside Planning and Vetting New Business Opportunities St. Pius V Parish, Chicago, IL Fr. Charles W. Dahm, OP Charles & Arlene Garrity Center for Victims of Torture Foundation for the Developmentally Disadvantaged Grace Place for Children and Families (FL) Habitat for Humanity Collier Schools/Lorenzo Walker Technical College (FL) St. Matthew’s House Providence House Shelter for Abused Women & Children (FL) SWFLMicroEnterprise (FL)
Daily Work strengthens families, congregations, and communities by assisting job seekers in preparing for, finding, and maintaining living wage jobs.
License Reinstatement Assistance
Emerge Community Development serves individuals and families by helping connect people who need jobs and housing with the services they need to be successful.
The mission of Goodwill Easter Seals of Minnesota is to assist people with barriers to education, employment, and independence in achieving their goals.
HIRED provides no-fee personalized career counseling, training, and placement for job seekers while providing employers with workforce solutions and qualified job candidates to bridge a growing skills gap.
Since 1909, The Church of the Incarnation has been a great presence in the Catholic community. Mass services are held on a daily basis, though vary in language—English, Spanish and sometimes bilingual.
Jeremiah Program assists single mothers and children to break the cycle of poverty by providing a campus community where they can prosper through programming that actively supports women in completing postsecondary education by providing safe affordable housing, life skills education, empowerment training, and early childhood education.
Metropolitan Consortium of Community Developers (MCCD) is an association of community development organizations committed to expanding the wealth and resources of neighborhoods through housing and economic development initiatives.
Through accomplished and experienced professionals, MEDA offers one-on-one business consulting, training, leadership development, government contracting assistance, access to financing, networking with peers, minority certifications assistance, strategic planning, and more.
Midtown Global Market develops and maintains a public market that builds upon the economic, social and cultural assets within the surrounding community and welcomes the diverse peoples of this community to share and celebrate together the healthy foods, arts, crafts and other aspects of their heritages.
Neighborhood Development Center (NDC) works in the low-income communities of St. Paul, Minneapolis, surrounding suburbs, and Greater Minnesota to help emerging entrepreneurs develop successful businesses that serve their community and to help community groups build a stronger neighborhood economy.
From the Cradle to College
Partnership Academy’s mission is to empower our teachers, students, families, and the broader community, as partners, in creating an exceptional school.
PRISM (People Responding in Social Ministry) is a community-funded social service agency that provides families in need with food, financial assistance, transportation and other services in times of financial hardships.
Changing communities one girl at a time.
Project for Pride in Living (PPL) works with lower-income individuals and families throughout the Twin Cities metro area helping them to achieve greater self-sufficiency through housing, employment training, education and support services.
Mission – to redirect youth who are starting to get into trouble at home, at school or with the law.
Booth Brown House
Booth Brown House is the home of The Foyer Program, a transitional living program for 16-25 year-olds.
Summit Academy OIC (SAOIC) is an educational and vocational training center that empowers adults and prepares youth residing in the most economically depressed neighborhoods in the Twin Cities to become educated, employed, contributing members of their community.
Job training and assistance for persons who have been incarcerated.
Twin Cities RISE! provides employers with skilled workers – primarily men from communities of color in the Twin Cities area – by training under- and unemployed adults for skilled jobs that pay a living wage.
A purpose means more than earning a living!
The Amherst H. Wilder Foundation promotes the social welfare of persons resident or located in the greater Saint Paul metropolitan area by all appropriate means.
WomenVenture is dedicated to helping women gain economic prosperity and are national leaders in guiding, training and networking women to achieve their true potential.
MicroGrants Chapter Cities
MicroGrants’ Partner Agency in Chicago, Illinois
St. Pius V Parish has served working-class immigrants in Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood for 131 years. When Hispanic immigrants began settling this area in the 1960’s, St. Pius V was the first parish to welcome them and quickly become a home for Latino families. St. Pius V continues as a safe haven for Latino immigrants as well as the established Hispanic community.
1919 South Ashland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60608
MicroGrants’ Partner Agencies in Naples Area, Florida
*All grants distributed in Florida are administered by Charles Garrity
1540 Ixora Drive, Naples, FL 34102
Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope.
The vision of St. Matthew’s House becomes clear: to help people who had fallen through the cracks of life to take back control of their lives and to begin living meaningfully and constructively, and to simultaneously feed the homeless and hungry.
AICDC’s corporate mission is “to provide culturally unique initiatives, housing and entrepreneurial programs that will strengthen American Indian Communities.”
Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center
Salvation Army Veterans Housing – Harbor Lights Center
Transition Plus School k-12
Transforming Men’s Lives
Northside Planning and Vetting New Business Opportunities
St. Pius V Parish, Chicago, IL
Fr. Charles W. Dahm, OP
Charles & Arlene Garrity
Center for Victims of Torture
Foundation for the Developmentally Disadvantaged
Grace Place for Children and Families (FL)
Habitat for Humanity
Collier Schools/Lorenzo Walker Technical College (FL)
St. Matthew’s House
Shelter for Abused Women & Children (FL)