Children’s Council

Children’s Council is the next generation of donors and leaders who share a passion for and commitment to Children’s Minnesota and kids. Children’s Council’s purpose is to support Children’s mission by creating lifelong relationships for the next generation through awareness, engagement and action. Members are emerging and established community and business leaders, entrepreneurs, innovators and influencers.

Each year the Children’s Council members are presented with strategic funding opportunities at Children’s. After reviewing those opportunities, members vote where to designate their collective investment. In 2017, they have elected to fund fetal care.

Engagement opportunities

As a member of the Children’s Council, you will have the opportunity to engage and support Children’s in the following ways:

  • Support clinical growth through community awareness of hospital programs
  • Grant making through a group investment model
  • Utilize professional and business expertise to recommend innovative solutions
  • Function as an advisory committee of the board
  • Network with hospital and board leaders

Membership responsibilities

As a member, your responsibilities are:

  • $2,500 annual investment
  • Two-year term commitment of time, talent and resources
  • Engage your personal and professional networks to support Children’s causes
  • Attend quarterly gatherings