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The Jaye F. and Betty F. Dyer Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

The Jaye F. and Betty F. Dyer Foundation

(formerly The Dyco Foundation)

527 Marquette Ave. S., Ste. 2450

Minneapolis, MN United States 55402-1333

Telephone: 6125455977

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $6,007,449

Total giving: $220,000






Established in 1977 in MN

Purpose and Activities

Support for medicine and health, social service agencies, community development, and youth organizations. Primary focus: self-sufficiency through employment programs targeting the handicapped, minority teens, and the long-term unemployed.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to children of employees of Dyco Petroleum Corporation, which has operations in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN, area, and Tulsa and Elk City, OK.

Fields of Interest

  • Agriculture
  • Business and industry
  • Child welfare
  • Community and economic development
  • Diseases and conditions
  • Employment
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Health
  • Human services
Population Groups
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • People with disabilities
  • Associations

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $6,007,449 (market value)

Gifts received: $259,347

Expenditures: $273,831

Total giving: $220,000

Qualifying distributions: $245,054