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H.B. Fuller Company Foundation Grants Support Local Nonprofits

Posted 01/06/2021 by Kimberlee Sinclair Executive Director, H.B. Fuller Company Foundation

Recently, the H.B. Fuller Company Foundation announced $200,000 in grants to 27 nonprofits in the Twin Cities. These grants support STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) education, youth leadership development, and programs addressing systemic racism in employment, education and safety for people in our headquarters community.

We are proud to support the following organizations:


STEM Education grants support initiatives that provide added exposure to science, technology, engineering and math concepts and experiences, sparking the interest of our next generation.


Youth Leadership grants fund programs that help young people become success, productive adults and the leaders of tomorrow.


Racial Equity Fund grants are provided to programs that address systemic racism in the areas of education, employment, and safety.


In recognition of employee service to nonprofit boards of directors, the H.B. Fuller Company Foundation also provided support to the following organizations in 2020:


  • Ashland Productions
  • Augsburg University
  • The Bakken Museum
  • Century College Foundation
  • Junior Achievement of the Upper Midwest
  • Merrick, Inc.
  • Minnesota Children's Museum
  • Minnesota Corporate Pro Bono Council
  • PACER Center, Inc.
  • Regions Hospital Foundation
  • Science Museum of Minnesota
  • University of Minnesota - Carlson School of Management
  • University of Minnesota - Center for Sustainable Polymers
  • Voyageur Outward Bound School
  • The Works


Since 1986, H.B. Fuller has been supporting communities around the world where our employees live and work through the H.B. Fuller Company Foundation. Each year, H.B. Fuller awards more than $1.3 million in grants to support STEM education and youth leadership development, as well as other causes selected by employees. In 2020, the Racial Equity Fund was established. H.B. Fuller is proud to partner with these organizations to support the next generation of innovators and leaders.

Grantmaking is just one way H.B. Fuller supports the communities where our employees live and work. Learn more about how we give back by following #HBFullerCares on social media and by visiting


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