MACP News

Dec 09, 2016

Foundation Takes Pains to Answer, ‘What Would Margaret Do?’

Margaret Cargill left behind more than $6 billion for charity when she died in 2006 — and specific ideas about…

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Nov 03, 2016

Community members receive Spirit of Eden Prairie Awards

The city of Eden Prairie presented its Spirit of Eden Prairie Award for the second year during the Tuesday, Nov….

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Sep 16, 2016

Nature: Our Most Important “Bank Account” (features Margaret A. Cargill Foundation)

Unbroken tracts of forests connect soaring tropical glaciers in the center of the island to beautiful beaches ringing its coastline….

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Aug 19, 2016

KFI Has Leading Role in Energy Efficient Efforts (references MACP building expansion project)

A familiar adage maintains people should practice what they preach. Engineers with the Karges-Faulconbridge, Inc. (KFI) consulting firm strongly support…

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Jun 22, 2016

Eden Prairie home to Minnesota’s largest grant-making entity

Many drive past 6889 Rowland Road in Eden Prairie each day — some not realizing that “The Preserve” office building…

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Jun 21, 2016

Leeanne Huber Named Communications Director at Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies

Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies [MACP] announced that Leeanne Huber has assumed the role of Director of Communications. In this position,…

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Jun 14, 2016

Kevin Bohrer Named New Program Director at Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies

Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies [MACP] announced today that Kevin Bohrer has joined the organization as Program Director. In this position,…

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Feb 10, 2016

Minnesota’s top philanthropies gave $1.3 billion in 2014

Margaret A. Cargill, Target and General Mills organizations led the way in grants and giving. Minnesota’s philanthropic foundations and corporations…

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Apr 15, 2015

Staff of Margaret A Cargill Foundation end two-day visit to Gambia

The programme director of the Margaret A Cargill Foundation Mark Peter Lindberg and Charmaine Brett, programme officer, together with staff…

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Oct 15, 2014

Mpls. St. Paul Magazine Profile of MACP CEO Christine Morse

Twenty years ago, Bruce Karstadt, president of the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis, received a call from a woman named…

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