The Jewish Community Foundation of the Minneapolis Jewish Federation (“Foundation”) is the planned giving and endowment department of the Minneapolis Jewish Federation. For over 40 years, the Foundation has been bringing people together who are committed to building a better world through tikkun olam by connecting our fundholders with causes and organizations that embody your values, both locally and abroad.

We provide you and your family with unique Jewish philanthropic expertise and serve as a trusted partner and resource for the local Jewish agencies, professional advisors, synagogues and donors. Our professional team helps make your charitable planned giving personalized, thoughtful, and tax beneficial and offers valuable tools to allow your gift to be there when help is needed- today, throughout your lifetime, and for generations to come.

Currently, the Foundation manages assets of $135.5 million and about 1,000 funds. Over the past 6 years, the Foundation has helped our fundholders send over $67 million to organizations and causes around the world. In 2019 alone, we helped them send out over $9.6 million in grants to a variety of nonprofits.