Our outstanding partners


Urban Ventures is honored to partner with more than 1,000 individuals, churches, businesses & foundations each year.

Our amazing partners donate, volunteer, fund raise, advocate, host speakers, sponsor events, and much more! 


Partners list

We update our partner list each fall and make every effort to ensure its accuracy. However, if you notice an omission or error, please contact us immediately so we can make it right. Also note that we do not post the names of individual contributors on our website out of respect for their privacy.



3M Corporation
Allina Health*
Alternative Breaks
Amachi Company
Ameriprise Financial
Arch Insurance Group
Banadir Pharmacy
Batz Enterprises
Bell State Bank & Trust
Bellomy Research, Inc.
Bercom International, LLC
Best Buy*
Bethany Reformed Church
Bethel University
Bituminous Roadways, Inc
Black River Asset  Management
BMO Harris Bank
Boston Scientific*
BrightPeak Financial
Burnside LLP
Burnsville Toyota
Bush Foundation
Cahill Financial Advisors
Cameron’s Coffee & Dist. Co.
Cargill Incorporated*
Carlisle Evangelical Free Church
CarVal Investors
Cathedral Heritage Foundation
CenterPoint Energy*
Christ Presbyterian Church
Christianson & Company Commercial Real Estate
    Services, LLC
Craig Scherber & Associates, Inc.
Crave America
Cristo Rey Jesuit High School
Crossroads Church
Davanni’s Pizza & Hot Hoagies
Department of Health & Human Services
Dollar General Literacy Foundation
Double Black Diamond, Inc.
Eagle Brook Church
East Side Neighborhood Services, Inc.
Eat for Equity Minneapolis
Elizabeth C. Quinlan Foundation
Emmanuel Mennonite Church
Faith Mennonite Church
Faribault Foods
First Reformed Church of Baldwin
Foundation Sayer Charitable
General Mills*
Gray Plant Mooty Foundation
Greater Twin Cities United Way
Grey Ghost Grub
Heidi’s Lifestyle Gardens
Hellmuth & Johnson PLLC
Helms Briscoe
Hollandale Reformed Church
Hubbard Broadcasting*
Hunt Electric Corporation
iHeartMedia Management Services, Inc.
Incentive Services, Inc.
InFaith Community Foundation
Intuit Corporation
J.K. Group
James B. Linsmayer Foundation
Johnson Law Firm PLLC
Ken Jarcho Insurance Agency, LLP
Kraus-Anderson Inc.


Lake Nokomis Presbyterian Church
Land O’ Lakes
Lutheran Community Foundation
Masters Alliance Consultancy, LLC
Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
McGough Constuction Company, Inc.
McKnight Foundation
Midwest Family Mutual
Million Dollar Round Table Foundation
Minneapolis Foundation
Minneapolis Kiwanis Foundation
Minnesota Bank & Trust
Minnesota Valley Nat'l Wildlife Refuge
Minnesota State Arts Board
Minnesota Twins
MJM Financial ServicesInc.
Motion City Church
MWF Properties
National Christian  Foundation
Nationally Speaking Inc
New Perspectives
Northwest Area  Foundation
Okabena Investment Services
Otto Bremer Foundation
Owens Companies, Inc.
Parkway Pizza Company
Peace Reformed Church
Pizzeria Lola LLC
Portland Lake Motors, Inc.
Preferred Benefit Concepts, Inc.
Presbyterian Homes
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
Pyramid Films
RBC Wealth Management
Riverland Bancorporaton
Riverway Foundation
Roseland Reformed Church
Ryan Companies
Second Harvest Heartland
Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church
Sogeti, USA
St Olaf Catholic Church
State of Minnesota - MMB
Strategic Financial Concepts
Sunrise Banks*
The Carolyn Foundation
The CLOROX Company*
The Curtis L. Carlson Family Foundation
The Excelsior Group
The JAMF Nation Global Foundation
The Schulze Family  Foundation
The W Minneapolis
Thrivent Financial*
Transition Networks, Inc.
Trappings LLC
Trujillos Tax Services Inc
Trustone Financial
Twin Cities Orthopedics, P.A.
U Care
UnitedHealth Group
University of Minnesota
Urban Arts Academy
Urban Homeworks
Verizon Wireless
Wade Financial Group
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
Wells Fargo*
Westwood Community Church
Whole Kids Foundation
Women’s Reformed Church
Wooddale Church

*denotes support from a
corporate foundation or direct philanthropic entity



Al’s Coffee
Andersen Cafe
Antioch Community Church
Arboretum Restaurant
AvaGo Corporation
AXA Advisors, LLC
Berean Baptist Church
Berry Coffee
Best Buy
Bethel University
Bon Appétit
Bond & Devick
Breaking Bread Cafe
Calvary Lutheran Church - Golden Valley
Children’s Hospital
Christ Presbyterian Church
Church of the Open Door
Coffee Mill
Concord Technologies
Cristo Rey Jesuit High School
Crossroads Church
Dunwoody College
Eagle Brook Church
Emmanuel Christian Center
Emmanuel Mennonite Church
Express Scripts
Faith Christian Reformed Church
Faith Point Lutheran
Family Alternatives
First Baptist Church
First Covenant Church
Five Oaks Church
Freshwater Church Waconia
Freshwater St. Bonifacius
General Mills
Grace Church
Grace Church - Roseville
Grace Fellowship
Hamline University
Hope Presbyterian Church
Hosanna! Lutheran Church
Jacob’s Well MN
Jacob’s Well WI
Journey North Church
Kodet Architectural Group, Ltd.
Korean Presbyterian Church
Legacy Homes
Lifetrack Resources
Lighthouse Christian Church
Maple Grove Covenant
Master Framers Inc
Merced Capital
The Mills Church
Minncor Industries
Minneapolis Public Schools
Minnesota Bank & Trust
Motion City Church
Mount Olivet Lutheran Church
Neighborhood Health Source
Normandale Lutheran
Northside Achievement Zone
Owens Companies
Pax Christi
Presbyterian Church of the Way
Presbyterian Homes
Rathskeller Café
Red House Records
The Refuge - an Evangelical Free Church
Risen Life Church
Shepherd of the Valley
Simple Sandwich
St. Stephens Church
TakeAction Minnesota
TE Connectivity
Trinity Evangelical Free Church
University of  Northwestern St Paul
University of Minnesota - CED
Urban Refuge Church
Vision of Glory Lutheran Church
Westminster Church
William Mitchell College of Law
Young Life Castaway Club