Your gift makes southwest Minnesota a great place.
The generous support from the people, businesses and organizations that care about southwest Minnesota make it a region of opportunity. You help us organize and support community leaders, invest in businesses, support local charities, help organizations grow and improve, process gifts and grants, share southwest Minnesota stories and promote our region. If you want to know how to make a charitable donation to a cause you’re passionate about, Southwest Initiation Foundation can help.
Your local community foundation provides support close to home, responding to changing needs and opportunities in the community.
The SWIF General Endowment is a permanent resource that supports our entire southwest Minnesota region.
Find or create a designated fund that benefits a specific area of interest, such as a school, historical society, hospice program — or other cause!
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