Corporate Partnerships

The Minnesota Orchestra

The Minnesota Orchestra is grateful to the forward-thinking businesses and foundations that value the role of the arts in making our community strong and vibrant. Their generous support fuels dazzling musical experiences that enrich, inspire, and serve people throughout Minnesota, across the country and around the world.

Organizational Partners

Contributions from businesses, foundations, and public agencies are vital to the artistic vibrancy and financial well-being of the Minnesota Orchestra. Each year, these donors make it possible to engage more than 250,000 people of all ages through exceptional performances, innovative education offerings, and meaningful community collaborations. They also help to expand access to programs at Orchestra Hall and beyond, and maintain the ensemble’s world-renowned artistry.

To find out more about how your organization can play a part, contact Rob Nygaard at 612-371-7144 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Corporate Sponsors

The Grammy Award-winning Minnesota Orchestra offers an array of experiences – including concerts, programs, and events – for companies to activate their brand, build business relationships and strengthen reputations for corporate citizenship. The Minnesota Orchestra strives to collaborate with its partners to create shared value, and we invite you to work with the Orchestra’s team to customize a sponsorship package that will meet your business goals.

For more information about corporate sponsorship opportunities, contact John Dunkel at 612-371-5659 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Current Supporters

$250,000 and above

$100,000 – $249,999

Official Airline of the Minnesota Orchestra
Media Partner


$50,000 – $99,999



$20,000 – $49,999

The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Inc.
Andrews-Hunt Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation
Best Buy Foundation
Carlson Family Foundation
Faegre Drinker and Faegre Drinker Foundation
Fred C. and Katherine B. Andersen Foundation
Katherine B. Andersen Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation
Marie H. Ankeny Legacy Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation
Medtronic Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
TCF Foundation

$10,000 - $19,999

A Baker’s Wife
Beaverdale Foundation
Chadwick/Loher Foundation
The Crosswols Foundation
The Dorsey & Whitney Foundation
DoubleTree Guest Suites Minneapolis
George Family Foundation
Hoeft Family Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation
Robins Kaplan LLP

$5,000 - $9,999

Anna M. Heilmaier Charitable Foundation
Art and Martha Kaemmer Fund of HRK Foundation
Boss Foundation
Charlson Foundation
Clinton Morrison Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation
Eugene U. and Mary F. Frey Family Fund of The Saint Paul Foundation
Fox Rothschild LLP
The Fredrikson & Byron Foundation
Holiday Inn Express
Margaret Rivers Fund
Mayo Clinic
OneNet Global
Rahr Foundation
RBC Wealth Management
SandCastle Foundation
Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner PA
Sir Speedy
Tennant Foundation
Thomson Reuters

$1,000 - $4,999

Archie D. and Bertha H. Walker Foundation
Bailey Nurseries, Inc.
Dellwood Foundation
Elizabeth C. Quinlan Foundation
Federated Insurance
Felice E. Kronfeld Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation
Harry L. and Janet M. Kitselman Foundation
Margaret H. & James E. Kelley Foundation, Inc.
Onan Family Foundation

These listings are current as of September 21, 2020. Every effort has been made to ensure their accuracy. If your name has been inadvertently omitted or incorrectly listed, please accept our apology and contact the Development department at 612-371-5600 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..