Stronger by Working Together 

The Wilder Foundation is appreciative of the many individuals and organizations who collaborate with and provide funding of program operations. 


Wilder Foundation works with many organizations, both locally, and nationally.  Following is a listing of some of the organizations that the Wilder Foundation works with to provide invaluable services in the Saint Paul East Metropolitan area.

3M Community Foundation

Anonymous Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America

American Cancer Society

Andersen Corporate Foundation

Andersen Windows and Doors

Elmer L. and Eleanor J. Andersen Foundation

Hugh J. Andersen Foundation

The Katherine B. Andersen Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

Beim Foundation

Bell Family Charitable Gift Fund

Best Buy Children's Foundation

F. R. Bigelow Foundation

Blandin Foundation

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation

Blue Rock Charitable Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation

Briggs & Morgan

J. Peter Brull Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation

Burdick-Craddick Family Foundation

The K.K. Burhardt and A.L. Spas Fund

Bush Foundation

The Patrick and Aimee Butler Family Foundation

Cargill Foundation

Cassie and Dan Cramer Fund of the Schwab Charitable Fund


Cummins Foundation

Cummins Power Generation

Frank M. DeForce Fund

The Dietz Family Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

Doris Duke Management Foundation

Ecolab Foundation

Mary and Louis Eisenmenger Memorial Fund

The EkoForss Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

Family Homelessness Prevention and Assistance Program

F. M. Farrell Family Fund of the Catholic Community Foundation

Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation

Frey Foundation

Laura and Anna E. R. Furness Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

B.C. Gamble and P.C. Skagmo Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation

General Mills Foundation

Cecelia M. Goswitz Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

Joan and Bob Grzywinski Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

Guthmann Family Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

Mary L. Hammerly Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

HealthEast Care System


Hearth Connection

The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

The Chris and Anne Hilger Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

John L. and Catherine J. Hill Charitable Gift Fund

Hosier Family Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation

Ann and Terry Huntrods Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

Huss Foundation

The John and Ruth Huss Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

Leah Kayless Ingber Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation

Initiative Foundation

Joyful Women Fund

Art and Martha Kaemmer Fund of HRK Foundation

W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Roger & Patricia Kerber Family Fund of Schwab Charitable Fund

Peter J. King Family Foundation

Knowledge Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation

Kuhrmeyer Family Foundation of The Saint Paul Foundation

Lowry Hill

MacArthur Foundation

Marbrook Foundation

Mardag Foundation

Judy and Malcolm W. McDonald Family Charitable Account

Dick and Joyce H. McFarland Family Fund of The Mpls Foundation

The McKnight Foundation

McNeely Foundation

MetLife Foundation

Metro Meals on Wheels

Metropolitan Area Agency on Aging

Metropolitan Regional Arts Council

The Minneapolis Foundation

Minnesota Community Foundation

Minnesota Department of Human Services

Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs

Minnesota Historical Society

Minnesota Housing

Minnesota State Arts Board

Minnesota Wild

Minnesota Wire & Cable Company Charitable Giving Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

Morning Foundation

The Mortenson Family Foundation

National Alliance for Caregiving

Nicholson Family Foundation

Richard and Nancy Nicholson Fund of the Nicholson Family Foud

Mark and Jackie Nolan Family Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

Northland Foundation

Northwest Minnesota Foundation

Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless

Otto Bremer Foundation

Jay and Rose Phillips Family Foundation

Pioneer Press

Piper Jaffray Foundation

Ramsey County Children's Mental Health Collaborative

Ramsey County Community Human Services Department

William & Barbara Read Charitable Fund of the ACF

Regions Hospital

Catharine G. Rosen Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

St. Paul Children's Collaborative

The Saint Paul Foundation

Saint Paul Public Schools

The William and Susan Sands Foundation of The Saint Paul Foundation

The Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation

Bromelkamp Family Charitable Fund Schwab Charitable Fund

Securian Foundation

Seven Corners Printing

The Sheltering Arms Foundation

Shire Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Soran Family Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation

Speece Thorson Capital Group, Inc.

Stevens Square Foundation

Jay and Shelley Strohmaier Charitable Fund

Sundance Family Foundation

Target Corporation

Target Foundation

Don W. Taylor Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation

Thrivent Financial for Lutherans Foundation

Travelers Foundation

Troy Foundation of The Saint Paul Foundation

Greater Twin Cities United Way

United Properties

U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

U.S. Department of Justice

University of Minnesota Center for Personalized Prevention Research in Children's Mental Health

Walser Family Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation

Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo Community Support Campaign

Wells Fargo Foundation Minnesota

West Central Initiative Foundation

Wilford Family Foundation

Mark L. & Nancy C. Wilson Family Fund of MN Community Foundation

Winslow Family Foundation

Xcel Energy

Youth Service America


YWCA of Saint Paul


The Wilder Foundation's rentable convening spaces serve as a meeting place for hundreds of organizations, some of which are highlighted below.

1,000 Petals

1000 Friends of MN


Abbott Northwestern Hospital

Accountability MN

Affordable Housing Connections

African American Leadership

Aging services of MN

Al Franken


Allina East

Alzheimer's Association MN

American Cancer Society





Asian American Media

Asian American Mental Health Providers

Asian Pacific Minnesotans

Association for Nonsmokers


Audubon Minnesota


BBB of MN and North Dakota

Beavers Pond Press

Better Business Bureau

Boy scouts of America

Bremer Bank

Business Resource Collaborative

Cambodian New Year Celebration

Care Choice

Center for Urban Affairs

Central Corridor Funders Collaborative

Children and Youth Advisory Group

Children’s Mental Health Collaborative

Children’s Hospital

Citizens League

City of St. Paul

College Possible


Community Action Head Start

Common Bond Communities

Community Action Partnership of Ramsey & Washington Counties

Corporation for Supportive Housing

Corridors of Opportunity

Council on Asian Pacific Minnesotans

Council on Crime and Justice



Dept. of Public Safety Office of Justice Programs

DHS Women’s Recovery Services

Dresser Project



Fairview Medical Group

Feng Shui Inst.

First Witness

Child Abuse Resource Center


Friends of the SPL

General Electric

Gillette Childrens

Goodwill Easter Seals

Greater Twin Cities United Way

Heading Home Ramsey Community

Headwaters Foundation

Healing Vessels



Homeownership Exploration Sessions

HOPE Adoption

Hospice MN

HWAT Leadership Institute


Intermedia Arts

Intern Goodbye

Intrinsic value capital Mgmt.


Jeremiah Program

Jump Start

Kingdom Pathways

Latitudes Group

Leadership Twin Cities

League of MN Cities

League of Woman Voters

Leonard Street and Deinard

Lutheran Social Services


Metro Consortium

Metropolitan Caregiver Services Collaborative

Midway Chamber of Commerce

Midwest Direct Marketing Association


Minnesota Council of Nonprofits

Minnesota Council on Family Relations

Minnesota Council on Foundations

Minnesota Department of Health

Minnesota Housing Partnership

Minnesota Minority Education Partnership

Minnesota’s Private Colleges

MN Asian American Health Coalition

MN Brownfields

MN Coalition for the Homeless

MN Colleges and Universities

MN Community Action Partnership

MN Community Foundation

MN Dissability Lax Center

MN Fencing Assoc

MN Green Corps

MN Greenrood Council

MN Housing Partnership

MN Leadership Council on Aging

MN Minority Education Partnership

MN Prevention resource Center

MN Region 11 TACSEI Training Project

MN State Demographic Center




Mt. Olivet Church



National Disability Institute

National Housing Trust

Natural Steps School of Ti Chi


Nice Ride

Nonprofit Solutions

Norgate Church

Northland College

Open Your Heart

Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy

Project Assist

Project for Pride in Living

Project Mgmt Assoc

Project Mgmt institute

Promise Fellow Brown Bag

Promise Neighborhood

Promise Neighborhood Advisory Board

Public Policy Cabinet - CFS

Ramsey County

Ramsey County Advisory Meeting

Ramsey County Foster Care

Ramsey County Human Services

Ramsey County

Workforce Solutions

Reach out and Read

Regions Hospital

Regions Hospital Foundation


Resource Center of Americas

Saint Paul Chamber

Saint Paul City Council

Saint Paul Foundation

Saint Paul Public Libraries

Saint Paul Public Schools Adult Basic Education

Saint Paul Youth Services


Smart Givers

Social Inequities of Health



State of MN

Dept HS

Store to Door

Take Action MN

TC Daily Planet




Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity

U.S. District Court



Local 896


United Way

Urban Partnership


Vital Aging Network

Wind on the Wire

WJS Consulting

Woman of Nations

Woman Ventures

Women’s Health Leadership Trust

XCEL - Energy Innovation Corridor

Xcel Energy

Youth Care



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