About Us

Additional Information

Crimson & Cream Foundation, established in 1996, is a nonprofit, tax-exempt, publicly supported organization as described in Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. 

Our mission is to engage in, advance, promote and administer charitable, educational scholarships, leadership activities, and projects for deserving youth in the state of Minnesota. The foundation has the following goals:

  • Foster and enhance academics
  • Develop leadership and social skills of the youth in the Twin Cities
  • Provide scholarships opportunities for
  • commendable youth
  • Partner with community organizations and programs that support youth and their families
  • Promote the public’s understanding of, and support for new and existing community


How you can help

Together we can make a difference!

Crimson & Cream Foundation is dependent upon the generosity of corporations, and individuals for 100% of our funding.   Consider your tax-deductible contribution as an investment to allow qualified high school graduates to pursue and complete post-secondary education.  

Your on-going generosity and support will create a legacy that will change the future for thousands of Minnesota’s children. In addition, your contributions allow the Foundation to support community programs and initiatives to support youth and their families in the Twin Cities. 

Individual Gifts:Individual gifts can be made in the form of check, credit card, and cash. 

Gift Matching:When making an individual gift, consider checking with your employer about a gift matching program.