Skip to content

Who We Are

We are fundraisers, grantmakers, catalysts––working to improve the health of the people of northeastern Minnesota, Northwestern Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. We support the future and the legacy of Miller-Dwan Medical Center, Polinsky Medical Rehabilitation Center, Solvay Hospice House, Amberwing – Center for Youth & Family Well-Being and other community initiatives for our region’s health. By coming together with those who share our vision and passion, we make a difference in the lives of people every day. Learn more

What We Do

Grants

The Miller-Dwan Foundation provides grant support from a variety of funds. Please carefully review each fund, the associated funding guidelines and past grants to determine your eligibility.

GuidelinesApply Now


Special Projects

Our fundraising interests are:

  • Cancer treatment/radiation oncology services
  • Burn care
  • Mental health services
  • Adolescent substance abuse services
  • Physical rehabilitation and the needs of people with disabilities
  • Specialty surgical services
  • other healthcare areas as identified

Learn MoreStart a Fund

Give

The healing power is in your hands. Support vital existing programs and nourish brave new efforts now and into the future

Donate Now

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events.

View Calendar

Blog

The Miller-Dwan Foundation Distributes $41,700 in Grants during its Final Grant Cycle

11-21-2016

Grants were awarded to the following organizations: From the Miller-Dawn Foundation Innovations Fund $25,000 to the Program for Aid to Victims of Sexual Assault (PAVSA) to provide therapeutic services and prevention education to victims of sexual assault and trafficking. $4500 … Continued

Recent Changes to the Miller-Dwan Foundation Grant Process

11-17-2016

  Recently, the Miller-Dwan Foundation Board of Directors undertook a process designed to review, assess and adjust our grantmaking strategies and policies. The process, completed and approved in November 2016, is rolling out with the new year. CHANGE HIGHLIGHTS While … Continued

Amberwing Takes on Intercultural Leadership Development

10-20-2016

Paula Pedersen and Joan Sargent have pieced together something quite remarkable. Something that has become incredibly valuable to the staff at Amberwing – Center for Youth & Family Well-Being and in turn, to the community. That something is called Intercultural … Continued

Videos

Get Updates From Miller-Dwan Foundation

Enter your email address below to receive monthly newsletters

or click here to join our mailing list