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90+ GRANT, CROWD-FUNDING & FUNDRAISING OPPORTUNITIES

PUBLISH YOUR GRANTS OR FUNDRAISING OPPORTUNITIES RIGHT HERE!

We publish (at no charge) unique, legitimate, traditional and non-traditional grant, scholarship or fundraising programs and opportunities that can be used by schools and youth organizations. Submit your information and hotlinks about grants and opportunities to: mark@mnfieldtriplibrary.org.

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UNIQUE FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

AFRDS

ASSOCIATION OF FUND-RAISING DISTRIBUTORS AND SUPPLIERS (AFRDS)

The AFRDS is a fundraising industry professional association that provides helpful resources such as a fundraising handbook and fundraising “report card” on their website.

ann Bancroft Foundation

ANN BANCROFT FOUNDATION

The Ann Bancroft Foundation gives grants up to $500 to Minnesota girls, age 5 through high school graduation, to fund experiences to help them work toward their dreams. Art classes, swimming lessons, robotics camps, junior Olympic volleyball, Boundary Waters canoe and camping trips, and more! Our grants are as diverse as the dreams girls have.

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ANNIE’S GRANTS FOR GARDENS

Gardens are places for kids to connect to real food, explore new flavors and talk about where our food comes from. For many years we’ve offered GRANTS FOR GARDENS donations to schools and other educational programs that help put children in direct contact with growing real food. Since 2008, we’ve provided funding for more than 200 gardens. To learn more about Annie’s program, and to meet some of the schools.

Apex Fun Run

BUILDING LEADERSHIP, FITNESS THROUGH FUNDRAISING

Offered by APEX Fun Run Fundraising
We’re working hard to make fundraising easier! Our method is to collaborate with school PTO/As and faculty to build student leaders through a meaningful, “hassle-free” and financially successful school fun run. Teachers Have skin in the game and that makes for highly-motivated and excited coaches. Your teachers will coach their classroom teams to greater heights knowing that in the end, 10% of what the classroom raises goes straight back to the teacher for their classroom.

AT&T Grant

AT&T COMPUTER SCIENCE TEACHER GRANT

The Internet Experts at ATTInternetService.com have just launched a new $1,000 teacher grant. The grant is open to college professors and school teachers and asks applicants to write a 300-450 word essay or create a 1-2 minute video that explains how they or their students use internet-connected technology in the classroom. More details and the online application form can be found HERE.

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AUDUBON CENTER OF THE NORTH WOODS

Fundraise part or all of the cost of your environmental learning experience. Offer products that are unique and different from other fundraisers. The products listed below are offered at our cost, which translates into a larger profit margin for you – and less time invested in reaching your fundraising goals! Our products include:

    • Pure Maple Syrup
    • Nature Wall Calendar
    • Organic Coffees
    • ACNW Raptor Notecards

For more information, call Laurie Fenner at ACNW, 888-404-7743.

Bachmans

FUNDRAISING WITH BACHMAN’S

Offered by Bachman’s Fundraising • Helping communities thrive, from our family to yours!
Trying to raise money for your school, church, or other nonprofit organization? Let Bachman’s help! As a member of the Twin Cities community for 130 years, Bachman’s is proud to support local organizations like yours through fundraising programs that include plant and gift card fundraising.

Best Satelite Providers

TECHNOLOGY GRANTS FOR EDUCATORS: 17 Resources for Future-Proof Kids

Offered through BEST SATELLITE PROVIDERS
There are many grant opportunities available for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) educators and programs, whether you and your students dream of inventing the next great technology-based solution or you desire to build a foundation of tech knowledge to your team. The following resources provide information on some of the most well-known grants for teachers in these roles, or for school districts who wish to bring new technologies to their classrooms. Be sure to check grantor webpages for specific requirements and deadline dates, as they may vary from year to year. You will also find information on how to get started on writing your grant proposal, as well as ideas on other options for landing the support you seek.

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BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION PROGRAM

Earn money by saving box tops for education logos found on over 550 General Mills, Betty Crocker and Pillsbury Products. Each logo is worth 10¢. Money earned helps pay for student field trips. You can check out the official Box Tops For Education Web Site and register for bonus boxtops for your school.

Brex

SCHWAN’S ONLINE FUNDRAISING

Offered by Brex Fundraising
BREX is a fundraising organization dedicated to helping schools, youth groups, and non-profit organizations attain their fundraising goals. We have a number of affiliate companies (Schwan’s, Greater Midwest, MVP) which allows us to offer groups and organizations many proven traditional and virtual fundraising opportunities. We have popular high quality products. Our reps are committed to helping you choose the product that is right for your group and develop proven sales strategies to ensure your success.

Buyer Topia

BUYER TOPIA

Buyer Topia is a Pennsylvania nonprofit cooperative corporation specializing in product fundraising. Buyer Topia is governed by the organizations it supports and their members. It hosts an online product fundraising store that carries over 7 million books, CDs, DVDs, calendars, games, and assorted gifts. Suggested as a  by Minnesota PTA: “This is a great way to raise funds and help people save money and time”.

Campbells Labels

CAMPBELL’S LABELS FOR EDUCATION

Earn merchandise for athletics and the arts. Eligible schools/organizations are public and private schools, and home school associations (K–12) that comply with laws and regulations for the state.

CAMPUS FUNDRAISER

Private company whose site offers programs for school organizations, particularly those for college fraternities and organizations.

Captain Planet Foundation

The CAPTAIN PLANET FOUNDATION SMALL GRANTS PROGRAM

Offered through the Captain Planet Foundation
The Atlanta-based Captain Planet Foundation was founded by Ted Turner in 1991 and now chaired by his daughter Laura Turner Seydel. The Foundation supports high-quality, hands-on environmental stewardship projects through their small grants program that have enabled more than 1.1M youth across the U.S. and around the world make significant environmental improvements to their schools or communities.

Cartridge World

CARTRIDGE WORLD

Recycle your used ink cartridges at your school. Does your place of business recycle their ink cartridges? If not, ask if they would be willing to help your school out and give them to you. Contact a Cartridge World store near you.

Chanhassen dinner theatre

CHANHASSEN DINNER THEATRE • VIP CARD FUNDRAISER

A fundraiser with PIZZAZZ! Sell a great product that will benefit your organization – and provide purchasers with EXCEPTIONAL experiences that will delight them and create life-long memories with quality high-end theatre, dining and services. Earn $20 for each card sold plus great prizes! Money can be used toward trips or other needs for your program. Email for more Chanhassen Dinner Theatres VIP Card Fundraising information: groupsales@ChanhassenDT.com.

Class Wallet

CLASSWALLET

ClassWallet is a website where funders can make donations and teachers can access those funds to purchase needed classroom materials from sponsoring businesses like Amazon, Scholastic, Office Depot and others. Contributions through ClassWallet have the same tax deduction status as those made directly to the school.

Class Wish

CLASSWISH

The ClassWish website allows teachers to create a “Wish List” of the materials needed for their classrooms. Supporters then contribute money designated for specific K-12 schools or teachers. ClassWish then purchases the materials and has them shipped directly to the school. ClassWish is a nonprofit organization and donations are tax deductible.

CRAYOLA CHAMPION CREATIVELY ALIVE CHILDREN® GRANT PROGRAM

The 2017 Crayola Champion Creatively Alive Children® Grant Program provides grants for innovative, creative leadership team building within elementary/middle schools. Beginning December 1, 2016, submit your application for the opportunity to receive a grant to help build your school’s creative capacity. Each grant-winning school (up to 20 grants awarded) receives $2,500 and Crayola products valued at $1,000..

Donors Choose

DONORS CHOOSE.ORG

DonorsChoose.org makes it easy to help classrooms in need. Public and charter school teachers from all over America post classroom project requests on the site that include field trips and in-school programs. Donors can give any amount to the project that most inspires them. Donors get photos of your students during their experience, a letter from you, and insight into how every dollar was spent.

Eagle Bluff

EAGLE BLUFF SCHOLARSHIPS FOR RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL PROGRAM

The Jeffers Foundation is partnering with Eagle Bluff ELC to provide scholarships for eligible schools (grades 4-6) interested in participating in their Residential School Program. This offer is extended to schools who have never attended or have not attended a residential environmental learning center in the past two years.
For information about eligibility or to request an application form, please contact Sheila Fishbaugher, Residential School Coordinator at 888-800-9558 or by email: schools@eagle-bluff.org.

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20 GRANTS FOR SCIENCE TEACHERS

Listed by the ElJet Corporation
Science and STEM grants of all sizes are available from all kinds of companies and foundations. While some cater specifically to a given purpose, many challenge educators to propose a project to be funded. Not only can a grant open doors to you and your students, but working together to create and develop a project or program can be an incredibly valuable learning experience in itself. The grants shown here are offered by corporate market providers, including: DuPont, Toshiba, Westinghouse, Verizon, Honda, Samsung, Toyota plus additional & excellent foundation grants.

FPI Food Perspectives

FOOD PERSPECTIVES – TASTE TESTING FOR $

If you have never done taste testing for Food Perspectives, call for information about earning money for your school or organization. Taste testers can include persons with dietary restrictions and those with food allergies. if you apply and qualify, you will be scheduled for a taste test. Taste test locations vary throughout the Twin Cities.

Ford Foundation

FORD FOUNDATION

This Ford Foundation site offers information for the big picture regarding the need to promote educational efforts nationally and worldwide. The Ford Foundation additionally provides grants to help promote its education initiatives.

Funding Factory

FUNDINGFACTORY

FundingFactory is a “fundraising-thru-recycling” company that offers their services to schools and nonprofit organizations throughout the contiguous United States.

Fundraiser InSight

FUNDRAISER INSIGHT

Excellent site for ideas for fundraisers generally and for different school groups specifically.

Gamin Ride

THE “ULTIMATE FITNESS” FUNDRAISING EXPERIENCE!

Offered by Gamin’ Ride
Gamin’ Ride produces school fundraisers called The Ultimate Fitness Experience, where schools earn money and students burn calories while having fun and being fit all at the same time. With 95% of our qualifying schools raising over $10,000, The Ultimate Fitness Experience is a profitable fundraiser that does not require students to have to sell merchandise but rather promote healthy living. Connect to our Fitness Experience Team who will find out if your school qualifies and to answer any questions you may have regarding this exciting, student-centered fundraiser where everyone wins!

Games2u

HELP YOUR SCHOOL SET FUNDRAISING RECORDS!

Offered by Games2U Twin Cities
There’s no better way to get the most out of your next fundraiser than with a Games2U entertainment extravaganza. Create excitement and encourage participation with our mobile video game theater, giant hamster balls, outdoor laser tag and more. These are just a few of the unique, exciting and safe activities we can bring to your next event. Perfect for kids of all ages and fully customizable to suit your audience (and budget)!

Gertens

GERTENS FUNDRAISING HELPS YOU “GROW” YOUR FUNDRAISING!

Gerten’s offers profitable fundraising programs using their beautiful plants and practical plant cards. Choices include holiday greens and/or poinsettias, fall mums & bulbs, Easter/Spring Lily, Spring Bedding Plants & Perennials.
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Give MN

CROWDFUNDING AND FUNDRAISING FOR SCHOOLS AND NON-PROFITS

Offered by GiveMN.org
This is where awesomeness happens. GiveMN links generous people like you with organizations working to make Minnesota a better place. And we do it by making giving simple, rewarding and fun… project by project!

Good Search

GOODSEARCH

Search the web to support your charity. GoodSearch offers donations to a chosen charity for web searches and online purchases through their site. Request a school to be added to the ever-growing list of charities.

Kaboom

KaBOOM! GRANTS FOR OUTDOOR PLAY

Offered through Youth Changing the World (YSA)
One of the biggest challenges many communities face in their efforts to prioritize play is fundraising. That’s why KaBOOM! offers grant opportunities to help communities take bold steps toward beginning or completing playspace projects.
KaBOOM! grant programs include:

Build it with KaBOOM! – Bring outdoor play to your community by working with KaBOOM! and our corporate partners.
Build it Yourself – Kick-off a new, self-guided playground project with $15,000 to be used toward playground equipment.
Creative Play Grants – With their custom built loose parts, Imagination Playground and Rigamajig encourage creativity, communication, and collaboration in play.

GREEN SCHOOL & ORGANIZATION FUNDRAISERS!

Offered by Keep Buzzin’ Body Products Fundraising
Keep Buzzin’ Body Products, LLC was developed in response to the growing interest of consumers for both NATURAL AND ECO FRIENDLY BODY CARE GOODS. We specialize in premium quality body products made with the finest ingredients in order to satisfy this interest with a generous fundraising program!

Kids In Need

FREE SCHOOL SUPPLIES FOR KIDS WHO NEED THEM

Offered by the Kids in Need Foundation
The Kids In Need Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization founded in 1995. The Foundation’s mission is to ensure that every child is prepared to learn and succeed by providing free school supplies nationally to students most in need. The Kids In Need Foundation provides offeres a number of programs, including free school supplies to the Resource Centers in our National Network across the country where teachers go to get free supplies for their students. All supplies donated to us by manufacturers and retailers go immediately to the Resource Centers.

Kwik Trip

KWIK TRIP’S ARRAY OF FUNDRAISING PROGRAMS

      • No matter the size of your organization, you can make money with one of these Kwik Trip Fundraising Programs. For more information, call 608-793-6184, or email fundraising@kwiktrip.com.
      • KWIK TRIP SCRIP GIFT CARD PROGRAM (only for non-profit organizations) – Scr[p Gift Cards, yet another way to raise money.
      • MILK MOOLA & DONUTS TO DOUGH – Raise funds for your school or programs with our Milk Moola or Donuts to Dough program.
      • GLAZERS DONUTS FUNDRAISING – Sell Glazers Certificates and watch the dough roll in!
      • CAR WASH FUNDRAISER – Sell 5-count car wash cards, yet another way to clean up at the Car Wash.
      • CHEESE MOUNTAIN PIZZA FUNDRAISER – Sell Kwik Trip’s CHEESE MOUNTAIN PIZZA certificate program, because everybody loves pizza!
      • CHEESE MOUNTAIN PIZZA CONCESSION – This program’s hot pizza raises lots of money!
      • HEALTHY CONCESSIONS – A healthier fundraising program for you and your group!
Labels for Education

LABELS FOR EDUCATION

Another private company that allows schools to earn money, in this case by collecting UPCs and beverage and sauce caps from participating products to earn points that can be redeemed for art, athletics and academics merchandise.

Labels To Learn

A NEW APPROACH TO PROFITABLE LABEL REDEMPTION FUNDRAISING THAT’S EASY!

Offered by Labels2Learn
Schools now have the opportunity to earn more cash from many sponsors, while brands have the opportunity to earn the loyalty of many new customers. 100% of all donations are sent directly to schools. Labels 2 Learn is a new way to make label redemption fundraising easier and more rewarding. Schools pay zero – nothing – nada – to participate. L2L charges sponsors a marketing fee to participate in school promotion activities – benefitting everyone!

Landmark Center

LANDMARK CENTER BUS TRAVEL GRANTS FOR FIELD TRIPS

Apply for one of these Bus Grants today to help with transportation costs for your field trip to the MN Landmark Center..

Loaves 4 Learning

LOAVES FOR LEARNING HELPS LOCAL SCHOOLS EARN MONEY

Enjoy Country Hearth® and Village Hearth® all-natural breads, buns, bagels, rolls and muffins, then clip and save the UPC code on the package for your school to collect and redeem. Each UPS is worth 5¢ and can be used for books, computers, sports, music…. whatever your school needs! Your school can earn as much as $10,000 per year!

Math Moves You

MATH HERO AWARD

Offered through Raytheon’s MATHMOVESU Program
Each year Raytheon recognizes up to 30 teachers as “Math Heroes” for their effective, innovative methods to promote student enthusiasm and achievement in math and science. Nominated by students, parents and school administrators, these middle and high school math and science teachers are honored for using interactive and creative learning approaches to make math real and relatable for their students. Each Math Hero receives a $2,500 award and a matching grant for his or her school. Winners are selected based on compelling submissions from nominators on the effective and creative ways teachers work with students in math and science, drawing on new and advanced approaches.

Minnesota Children's Museum

MINNESOTA CHILDREN’S MUSEUM BUS GRANTS – Saint Paul

We offer bus stipends for field trips (first come-first served, limited quantity available). We also have a need-based program, and our PLAY FOR ALL Scholarship Program for qualifying schools and groups. Contact Amy Bry at 651-225-6000.

Minnesota Historical Society LOGO USE

Field Trip Transportation

Transport your students to exciting, hands-on history field trip destinations! The Minnesota Historical Society’s Legacy Field Trip Support Fund offers financial assistance to offset transportation costs to MNHS museums and historic sites statewide.

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Bus and Lodging for Non-Metro Schools

The Minnesota Historical Society’s MacMillan Field Trip Grants offer financial assistance to schools in greater Minnesota to most MNHS Twin Cities historic sites and museums.

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MINNESOTA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL

Raise money for your school or organization with either one of this long-time field trip destination’s unique fundraising programs.

KEEPING MUSIC ALIVE IN OUR SCHOOLS

Through the Mr. Hollands Opus Foundation
The Mr. Holland’s Opus Foundation keeps music alive in our schools by donating musical instruments to under-funded music programs, giving youngsters the many benefits of music education, helping them to be better students and inspiring creativity and expression through playing music.

ENHANCING STUDENT MATHEMATICS LEARNING THROUGH THE USE OF TOOLS AND TECHNOLOGY GRANTS (Pre-K through 12)

Offered through the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
The purpose of this grant is to encourage the innovative use of technology and other tools to “help teachers and students visualize and concretize mathematics abstractions…” (Principles to Actions).  When used appropriately, they can enhance other effective teaching and promote meaningful learning opportunities for students.  For 2016-17, grants with a maximum of $3,000 each will be awarded to persons currently teaching mathematics in grades Pre-K-12. The Principles to Actions Tools and Technology Guiding Principle states that “an excellent mathematics program integrates the use of mathematical tools and technology as essential resources to help students learn and make sense of mathematical ideas, reason mathematically, and communicate their mathematical thinking.”

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NATIONAL EDUCATION ASSOCIATION’S FOUNDATION STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT GRANTS

Grants to improve academic achievement of students in U.S. public schools and public higher education institutions in any subject area(s). Grant funds may be used for resource materials, supplies, equipment, transportation, technology, or scholars-in-residence. The majority of grant funds must be spent on materials or educational experiences for students. Grant amounts are $2,000 and $5,000.

National PTA

NATIONAL PTA: FUNDRAISING

Excellent site from the National PTA with links to fundraising event ideas and other associated resources.

PTO TODAY: FUNDRAISING IDEAS & PROFILES

PTO Today is a media company and service provider dedicated to, “providing a full suite of products, programs, and services to the entire K-8 school parent group market.”

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OLD LOG THEATRE

Do you belong to an organization or group that is looking for a way to raise money?  The Old Log Theater will be happy to discuss a fundraising event with you and develop a plan in which your organization can enjoy an afternoon or evening of theater and raise money at the same time!

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SAM’S CLUB STORE GRANTS

Most Sam’s Club stores have budgeted $1,000 for local Non-profit civic groups, including schools (outreach and educational programs like field trips). It is best to apply for this grant money at the beginning of each year, however it is quite possible that your neighborhood store might still have all or a portion of the funds remaining. The grant application process is quite easy. You will need to fill out a short form to take to the store. Ask for the Store Manager or the person in charge of grant funding.

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SCIENCE MUSEUM OF MINNESOTA

Schools with 50% or more of their students approved for free and reduced-price meals (as cited by the Minnesota Department of Education) may be eligible for the museum’s Reduced Price Program. Ask about bus scholarships, too.

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SHOPAROO FUNDRAISING APP

Fundraising for your school is simple, fun, and completely free with Shoparoo. Join over 7,000 schools nationwide that have already raised thousands of dollars through the Shoparoo app.

STAGES THEATRE COMPANY • Open Door Transportation Subsidies Program

The Open Door Program provides free and reduced cost tickets, bus subsidies, and tuition assistance to low income families, schools, and social service agencies. For more information, call 952-979-1112 or mouren@stagestheatre.org.

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TARGET CORPORATION’S FIELD TRIP GRANTS

The Target Field Trip Grants program provides funds for K-12 field trips in order to give students throughout the country the opportunity to explore more of the world outside the classroom. Last year, 5,000 grants of up to $700 each were be awarded to educators, teachers, principals, paraprofessionals, and classified staff who are employed by accredited K-12 public, private, or charter schools. Types of eligible trips include art, science, and cultural museum visits; community service and civic projects; career enrichment opportunities; and other events or activities away from the school facility. Funds may be used to cover trip-related costs such as transportation, ticket fees, food, resource materials, and supplies.

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TARGET’S “TAKE CHARGE OF EDUCATION”

Your school can earn money equal to 1% of all purchases made on a Target VISA card by those participating in the program. If you have a Target VISA card you can participate by calling Target at 1-800-316-6142.

TWINS COMMUNITY FUND • COACHING GRANTS

The Minnesota Twins Community Fund Youth Coaching Grant Program will distribute grants of $100-$2,000 to assist youth baseball and softball organizations in recruiting coaches for the youth teams in their leagues.

TWINS COMMUNITY FUND • HENNEPIN COUNTY YOUTH BASEBALL/SOFTBALL GRANT

This Youth Baseball/Softball Grant Program provides financial support to youth baseball and softball capital projects located in Hennepin County.

TWINS COMMUNITY FUND • JUNIOR TWINS

The Junior Twins Program provides youth baseball and softball organizations in the Upper Midwest with monetary grants (up to $5,000) and resources they need to promote their league and recruit new participants, as well as train coaches, purchase necessary equipment, and administer their league.

TWINS COMMUNITY FUND • FIELDS FOR KIDS

The Twins Community Fund’s Twins Fields for Kids Program provides financial support to improve baseball and/or softball facilities for youth in the Upper Midwest and Southwest Florida.

TWINS COMMUNITY FUND • TWINSCARE TICKETS FOR KIDS

The TwinsCare Tickets for Kids Grant Program of the Twins Community Fund exists to bring underserved youth to Minnesota Twins regular-season baseball games at Target Field. The program distributes one-time annual grants of game tickets to nonprofit organizations serving youth and families.

Tyson Project A Plus

TYSON PROJECT A+

Tyson Project A+ is another way to earn money for your school. Clip and save Tyson Project A+ redemption panels found on boxes and bags of Tyson chicken wings, chicken breasts, chicken patties, nuggets, strips and more. Each panel is worth 24¢.

VALLEYFAIR FUNDRAISING

Our “Fun-Raising” program gives non-profit groups and organizations the chance to earn money and have fun at the same time! It hardly seems like work when you spend a day Fun Raising at the largest amusement park in the upper-Midwest. Starting with 10 people, the more who come, the more money you make for your group!

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VOYAGEUR NATIONAL PARK TRAVEL GRANTS

Bring the National Parks to life for your students with a field trip to Voyageurs National Park.
K-6th grade youth groups, including public schools, private schools, homeschoolers, scout groups, and youth outdoor leadership programs can apply for a travel grant to cover 50% or more of transportation costs for students to participate in one of the free field classes offered through the Environmental Education program at Voyageurs National Park. Grants are made possible by the Donald Weesner Foundation and Voyageurs National Park Association.

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WALMART

Most Wal-Mart stores have budgeted for local Non-profit civic groups, including schools (outreach and educational programs like field trips). It is best to apply for this grant money at the beginning of each year, however it is quite possible that your neighborhood store might still have all or a portion of the funds remaining. The grant application process is quite easy. You will need to fill out a short form to take to the store. Ask for the Store Manager or the person in charge of grant funding.

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WILD MOUNTAIN AND TAYLORS FALL RECREATION

Try a unique Wild Mountain fundraiser!

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WORLD’S FINEST CHOCOLATE

WFC has more than 60 years of experience (est: 5 billion chocolate bars sold) and prides itself on being one of only nine American companies that manufactures chocolate directly from the bean. Affiliated with the World Cocoa Foundation, WFC strives to make a difference for cocoa farming communities.

ADDITIONAL SUPPORT

ATTENTION! SCHOOLS, EDUCATORS AND YOUTH LEADERS

Workshops for Field Trip Grants and Fundraising Sources

Come to the free, annual MN Field Trip & Activity EXPO each August and learn about grants and funding sources available for field trips, on-site school and group programs… some from unusual sources which may surprise you!

SUGGESTED READING

Fundraising • A Handbook on How to Succeed • by AFRDS / Association of Fund-Raising Distributors and Suppliers 

Learn about setting financial goals, selecting a professional fundraising company, program and product(s), and ensuring your own program’s success. AFRDS also offers tips and suggestions for model letters & scripts, and other online resources on their website.

School Teacher Smiling, Fundraising Opportunities

  • GIVE THEM AN EXPERIENCE THEY WILL ALWAYS REMEMBER

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Need Help Funding a Field Trip?

Check out these organizations listed on our Grant Resources page. They may have an opportunity that is just right for you.