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Charles K. Blandin Foundation

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Last profile update: 01/11/2017
Last grant data update: 01/28/2017

At A Glance

Charles K. Blandin Foundation

(formerly Blandin Foundation)

100 N. Pokegama Ave.

Grand Rapids, MN United States 55744-2739

Telephone: (218) 326-0523

URL: www.blandinfoundation.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

416038619

BRIDGE Number

6931139388

Background

Incorporated in 1941 in MN - The grantmaker is a signatory to Philanthropy’s Promise, an initiative of the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP). By signing on, the grantmaker has committed to allocating the majority of its grantmaking dollars to marginalized communities and at least 25 percent to social justice strategies, such as advocacy, community organizing, and civic engagement

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily in four areas for rural MN: 1) Community leadership; 2) Economic opportunity; 3) Life-long learning; and 4) Diversity.