SUPPORTING THE EDUCATIONAL, POLITICAL, ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL WELL-BEING OF THE TWIN CITIES'

Our primary mission is to support programs targeted at fostering and enhancing the academic, leadership, and social skills of youth within the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area, particularly those who are considered at risk. We award grants for programs at community-based organizations that are aligned with our mission; we also provide post-secondary scholarships to young adults.

 
 
 
 

Monitors Signature Events

April 3, 2020

Education & Community

Minnesota Educators and Superintendents’ Forum - a partnership with St. Thomas that features superintendents from across the metro area with a Q&A policy and discussion series.
May 31, 2017

Golf Tournament

An annual fundraising tournament that serves to support, develop, and enhance the club’s giving efforts to academic, leadership, and social projects/programs for youth within the Minneapolis/St. Paul area that are challenged by socioeconomic circumstances, providing opportunities for youth to develop their full potential.
May 31, 2017

Monitors Annual Retreat

The retreat is an annual gathering designed to reconnect members and motivate the body, mind, and spirit of attendees, creating conversational opportunities for discussion and the adoption of current and future club activities.
May 31, 2017

Monitors Holiday Gala

The gala is the signature club social event and the main fundraiser of the year. The gala showcases members and their spouses, partners, and the community. The holiday gala is a top-ticket event, featuring five-star meals, live bands, speakers, and deejays. The gala enhances our giving efforts to specific, local projects and programs for youth within the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area that are challenged by socioeconomic circumstances, providing opportunities for youth to realize their full potential.

The Monitors Club &
Foundation


1955

The Monitors Club was founded by two young, Black professionals who were living in south Minneapolis.
1998

The Monitors Foundation was established as a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.
Our primary mission is to support programs targeted at fostering and enhancing the academic, leadership, and social skills of youth within the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area, particularly those who are considered at risk. We award grants for programs at community-based organizations that are aligned with our mission; we also provide post-secondary scholarships to young adults.
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Monitors Foundation Benefactors


Contributions of $1000 and above from 2018/2019

United Health

ZS Realty Investments

Morries

Countrywide Financial

Dominium

MYAS

KCB McDonalds

SIT Investments

JAB Holdings

Wellington Mgmt

SIT Investments

ZS Realty Investments

State Farm

Better Futrues

US Bank

Wells Fargo Advisors

KWST Behavioral Dev. Group

Big Brothers/Big Sisters

Summit Academy

American National Bank

JADT

ZS Realty Investments

Estes Gifts

Childrens of Minnesota

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Donate to The MONITORS CLUB Program

  • The Monitors Club harnesses its members’ collective talents and resources to support the educational, political, economic and social well-being of the Twin Cities African American community. The club and its foundation bolster the development of our youth by contributing time, expertise and funds to organizations that provide direct services to African American children and families.