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WEM Foundation

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Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for arts and cultural programs, education, health care and international affairs.


Established in 1988 in MN - Founded by Whitney MacMillan, a businessman who is best known for leading Cargill Corp. to a very large and successful expansion into one of the largest private companies in the world. Cargill's areas of business includes purchasing, processing, and distributing grain and other agricultural commodities, and the manufacture and sale of livestock feed and ingredients for processed foods and pharmaceuticals.


WEM Foundation

Independent foundation



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P.O. Box 5628 Minneapolis, MN United States 55440-9300

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