Nonprofit Excellence--large organization
Julie Manworren (ED of Simpson) “No man, woman or child should experience homelessness. We can end homelessness.”
Nonprofit Excellence--small organization
Dakota Woodlands (shelter for homeless families in a Twin Cities suburb).
Reyne Branchaud-Linsk (ED) “It is important to continue to help families after they find housing of their own.”
Responsive Philanthropy Nonprofit Mission Award
(The foundation actually increased their grants to nonprofits to help in the recession.)
A number of members of the family accepted the award.
Innovation Nonprofit Mission Award
Advocacy Nonprofit Mission Award
“Sometimes the best way to serve our clients is to teach them to advocate for themselves.”
Anti-Racism Initiative Nonprofit Mission Award