Leadership Blog

Greetings! Welcome to the Leadership Blog. Visit us here for regular updates and reflections from the leadership at The Saint Paul and Minnesota Community Foundations.

The Foundations are guided by a staff with decades of expertise and experience in working with nonprofits and the public and private sector. We serve in partnership with the community to ensure that all citizens thrive and prosper. We are committed to empowering a healthy community, broadening philanthropic expression and advancing racial equity.

Recent posts

Portrait of Eric J. Jolly

Letter to U.S. Sens. Franken and Klobuchar

Concerning DACA - September 7, 2017

Two African American elementary school girls smile as they play bingo in a school hallway

Education reform's "Great Differentiator"

From our June MNSights E-newsletter

Farmers market produce

A robust economy should benefit all

From our April MNSights E-newsletter

Stacks on stacks on stacks of East Metro Pulse reports

Beyond the data

From our Spring MNSights Magazine

Additional Entries

Embrace, rather than interrogate, prospective school leaders

March 26, 2017 Pioneer Press opinion column

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A community-informed approach

From our February 2017 MNSights E-newsletter

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Honoring the first annual National Day of Racial Healing

Jan. 17, 2017 statement from Dr. Jolly

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On proposed changes to Saint Paul's Police Civilian Internal Affairs Review Commission

Dec. 12, 2016 Pioneer Press column from Dr. Jolly

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Give the gift of hope

From our December 2016 MNSights E-newsletter

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Building your bond

From our October 2016 MNSights: Advisor Edition E-newsletter

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Helping all Minnesota children succeed

From our Fall 2016 MNSights Magazine

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There's no place like home

From our August 2016 MNSights E-newsletter

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From our history, hope

July 29, 2016 statement from Dr. Jolly

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On the death of Philando Castile

July 8, 2016 statement from Dr. Jolly

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Helping your clients give smarter

From our June 2016 MNSights: Advisor Edition E-newsletter

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