Partners & Funders

Joyce Sanders, Urban 29
Phoenix Award Nominee


General Management

City of Minneapolis – Department of Community Planning and Economic Development

City of St. Paul – Department of Planning and Economic Development

Hennepin County Library

Rondo Community Outreach Library

Small Business Administration

St. Paul Port Authority

State of Minnesota – Department of Employment and Economic Development

Lending Partners

African Development Center

African Economic Development Solutions

American Indian Economic Development Fund

City of Minneapolis

City of Saint Paul

Latino Economic Development Center

Metropolitan Consortium of Community Developers

Metropolitan Economic Development Association

Minnesota Black Chamber of Commerce

Women Venture

Real Estate Partners

Aurora Saint Anthony Neighborhood Development Corporation (University & Dale)

Cooperativa del Mercado Central (Mercado Central)

East Side Neighborhood Development Company (Swedish Bank)

Episcopal Homes (University & Dale)

Greater Frogtown Community Development Corporation (University & Dale)

In the Heart of the Beast Theatre (Plaza Verde)

Latino Economic Development Center (Plaza Verde)

Model Cities of Saint Paul (University & Dale)

Powderhorn Phillips Cultural Wellness Center (Midtown Global Market)

Project for Pride in Living (Mercado Central)

Whittier Community Development Corporation (Mercado Central)

Training Partners

African Career, Education & Resource, Inc.

African Community Services

African Economic Development Solutions

Aurora Saint Anthony Neighborhood Development Corporation

Bii Gii Wiin Community Development Fund

Blake Road Corridor Collaborative

City of Saint Paul

Dayton’s Bluff Community Council

Emerge Community Development

Hamline Midway Coalition

Hmong American Mutual Assistance Association, Inc.

Hope Community

Neighborhood Development Alliance

New American Academy

North Hennepin Community College

Northside Economic Opportunity Network


NDC services and programs are provided thanks to the generous support of these funders:

Allianz Life Insurance Company of N. America

The Victor & Christine Anthony Family Foundation

The Bank of America Charitable Foundation, Inc.

Central Corridor Funders Collaborative

Deluxe Corporation Foundation

The Jaye F. and Betty F. Dyer Foundation

F.R. Bigelow Foundation

The Fredrikson & Byron Foundation

Hardenbergh Foundation

Knight Foundation

Marbrook Foundation

Marquette Financial Companies

The McKnight Foundation

The Minneapolis Foundation

Northwest Area Foundation

Otto Bremer Foundation

Jay and Rose Phillips Family Foundation

The Saint Paul Foundation

Securian Foundation

Emil J. and Emily D. Slowinski Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

Travelers Foundation

Trillium Family Foundation

Twin Cities Local Initiatives Support Corporation

U.S. Bancorp Foundation

Valspar Foundation

Wells Fargo Foundation – Minnesota

Western Bank