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WFF Startups

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Saint Paul Foundation



Total recipients: 22
Total $$$ received: $ 1,026,904

Recipient name Charter Private Public Media Closed? $
Academia Cesar Chavez Charter School CHAR 28,000
Avalon School CHAR 31,000
Best Academy Inc. CHAR 5,000
Bright Water Elementary CHAR 10,000
Center School, Inc. [Minneapolis] CHAR 8,000
Community of Peace Academy CHAR 55,500
EdVisions Off Campus School CHAR 108,500
El Colegio Charter School CHAR 15,000
Great River School CHAR 6,479
Hiawatha Academies CHAR 325,000
High School for Recording Arts CHAR 71,500
Higher Ground Academy CHAR 42,200
KIPP Minnesota CHAR 35,000
Level Up Academy CHAR 75,000
Prodeo Academy CHAR 25,000
Sobriety High Charter School CHAR CLOSED 22,675
St. Paul City School CHAR 55,050
Technical Academies of Minnesota CHAR 30,000
Twin Cities German Immersion School CHAR 10,000
Upper Mississippi Academy CHAR 20,000
Urban Academy Charter School CHAR 38,000
Woodson Institute For Excellence (WISE School) CHAR CLOSED 10,000