McKnight’s arts team recently shared the following letter with arts grantees about a program update that increases transparency about our grantmaking approach.
Dear McKnight Arts Grantee,
In 2015, The McKnight Foundation granted $9.1 million — more than 10% of our total payout for the year — to arts organizations in Minnesota. McKnight has supported Minnesota’s artists since 1981, the inaugural year of the McKnight Artist Fellowships program. Over the past three decades, more than 1,600 artists have received fellowships. Read the rest of this entry »