Sparks! Social Enterprise Camp – June 19 – 23, 2017

What’s a Social Enterprise?  A “social enterprise” is a unique type of business created to both make money AND make a difference (one great example of a local social enterprise run by students is Love Your Melon).  At Sparks! Camp you’ll work with other students to create your own social … Continue reading

2016 Grants Support Youth Mental Health from Birth through Junior High

In any given year approximately 13% – 20% percent of children and youth under the age of 18 will experience a mental health disorder. With this statistic from the Center for Disease Control in mind, the Stillwater Area Foundation recently issued financial grants to three different organizations that are addressing … Continue reading

Stillwater Area Foundation Accepting Grant Proposals for Mental Health Services

Stillwater, Minn. – The Stillwater Area Foundation (SAF) is pleased to announce that they will be accepting grant proposals this year from nonprofit mental health services organizations within the greater Stillwater area, which covers approximately the same area as school District 834. The deadline for submission of proposals will be … Continue reading

Stillwater Area Foundation Announces 2015 Grant Awards

The Stillwater Area Foundation is honored to announce the recipients of its most recent competitive grant program.  This winter, the Stillwater Area Foundation awarded $7,000 to four organizations in the Stillwater area through its competitive grants program. “Our competitive grants are meant to enhance the quality of life for Stillwater … Continue reading

2015 Social Service Grant Applications

Stillwater, Minn. – The Stillwater Area Foundation is pleased to announce they will be accepting grant applications this year from nonprofit social service organizations within the greater Stillwater area, which covers approximately the same area as school District 834. The deadline for submission of grant requests will be October 23. … Continue reading

Foundation Announces Grants Available

Maria Reamer, chair of the Stillwater Area Foundation, has announced that grants for arts and culture organizations will be available to nonprofit groups within the greater Stillwater area, which extends from Marine on St. Croix to Lake Elmo. The deadline for submission of grant requests will be October 24, 2014. … Continue reading

Foundation Awards Grant to Youth Matters

The Board of Directors of the Stillwater Area Foundation (SAF) has just awarded a grant of $3,000 to Youth Matters, formerly known as Youth Alcohol and Drug Partnership. It is a Stillwater area coalition that was started by Stillwater Sunrise Rotary in 2007. Its mission is to reduce the use … Continue reading

Foundation Funds Youth Advantage Programs

The Board of Directors of the Stillwater Area Foundation (SAF) has just awarded a grant of $2,000 to Youth Advantage, a nonprofit organization in Stillwater that provides access to arts, athletics and educational enrichment experiences to the children of financially-challenged parents or guardians who live in the boundaries of School … Continue reading

Foundation announces 2013 Grant Availability

The Stillwater Area Foundation (SAF), an affiliate of the St. Croix Valley Foundation, is proud to announce a Request for Proposals for its fall grants. Formed in 2010, the foundation’s purpose is to build and hold a permanent and growing endowment for the community’s changing needs and opportunities. The goal … Continue reading

Recipients of 2012 Grants

Art Reach St Croix – $3,000 Let’s Go Fishing – $1,000 Good Samaritan Society – $500