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WEM Foundation

Profile

Last profile update: 12/18/2016
Last grant data update: 01/14/2017

At A Glance

WEM Foundation

P.O. Box 5628

Minneapolis, MN United States 55440-9300

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

EIN

411604640

BRIDGE Number

4578668528

Background

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.

Purpose and Activities

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