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Donald Weesner Charitable Trust

Profile

Last Updated: 2016-08-10

At A Glance

Donald Weesner Charitable Trust

101 E. 5th St., Ste. 1200

Saint Paul, MN United States 55101-4554

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $13,217,634

Total giving: $596,013

EIN

416463406

BRIDGE Number

2140793867

Background

Established in 2000 in MN

Purpose and Activities

The foundation was established to promote the founder's lifelong commitment to preserving the Minnesota communities' natural ecosystems and historical legacy. It supports charitable organizations that preserve our natural environment and educate the public about the need for protection of our environmental resources. Well-established non-profit organizations with a long track record of successful environmental and wildlife preservation education programs will be given priority. The foundation has limited funds to support community groups.

Fields of Interest

Subjects
  • Arts and culture
  • Biodiversity
  • Environment
  • Environmental education
  • Human services
  • Natural resources
  • Nature education
  • Nonprofits
  • Science museums
  • Wildlife biodiversity
  • Zoos
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • People with disabilities
Organizations
  • Public charities

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $13,217,634 (market value)

Expenditures: $758,112

Total giving: $596,013

Qualifying distributions: $622,797