Grant Programs

With 2 grant programs, the Affinity Plus Foundation provides financial support for organizations and educators focused on engaging and empowering their communities.

We focus our funding on programs that:

  • Empower people by providing access to education, resources and training
  • Foster a commitment to kindness and inclusivity so that all can thrive
  • Support the spirit of entrepreneurship
  • Provide access to basic needs that help people overcome present day challenges
Family Promise, 2018 Community Grant Winner
Family Promise, 2018 Community Grant Winner

Grant Options

Community Grants (for Organizations)

The Community Grant goes to MN 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations focused on engaging, educating and empowering their communities. Eligible organizations can receive up to $5,000, and your chances increase with measurable outcomes.

Application Period: August 15 – October 29

Cultivator Grants (for Educators)

The Cultivator Grant goes to MN schools to support educators with $2,000 toward the purchase of materials, curriculum or supplies for new or existing programs. Extra credit for measurable outcomes!

Application Period: August 15 – October 29

2020 Grant Recipients

We're pleased to announce the recipients of our grant programs. Meet the recipients.


About the Affinity Plus Foundation

The Affinity Plus Foundation is a 501(c)(3) established in 2000 by Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union. The Foundation's mission is to engage, educate and empower individuals and communities.

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