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“Our partnership with Access Philanthropy came at a critical juncture, as we needed to shore up our financial sustainability in order to grow our organization. Access Philanthropy provided us with an in-depth scan of the giving community as it relates to other organizations our size and with similar missions.”

—Lea Favor, Executive Director of theFred Wells Tennis & Education Center

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don’t respect these guys

Funder: Faegre & Benson Foundation
September 29th, 2015

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Valued Partner

Funder: Ecolab Foundation
November 1st, 2013

We really appreciate Ecolab's yearly site visits. Program Officers always provide thoughtful advice and feedback about what we can do […] Read Full Review

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Dedicated Funder

Funder: Thrivent Financial for Lutherans Foundation
October 28th, 2013

Thrivent's relationship with my organization goes back to the early 80s. A dedicated, generous supporter, that has consistently invested to […] Read Full Review


Funder: Gates Foundation, Bill and Melinda
October 26th, 2013

I am amazed at the work they do. It blows me away. I know someone in Africa who was funded […] Read Full Review

Amazing what they do!

Funder: Bush Foundation
October 26th, 2013

I know someone who is a community leader that had a Bush Foundation scholarship. Very amazing how they build leaders […] Read Full Review

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