Clarkfield Area Community Foundation Endowment Fund
Project for Southwest Initiative Foundation

An affiliate of the Southwest Initiative Foundation, the Clarkfield Area Community Foundation benefits the Clarkfield area in Minnesota.

Mission Statement 

To benefit the Clarkfield area through a permanent endowment that enables people to give back and fulfill the dreams for tomorrow.

Grant total since inception (including grants made for operating expenses): $37,894

Fiscal Year 2017 Grantmaking  

Awarded grants totaling $8,059, including:

City of Clarkfield:

  • to add more music events to Cardinal Days
  • to make upgrades and repairs to the Clarkfield Ball Park
  • to replace playground equipment at Valhalla Park

Clarkfield Care Center to purchase outdoor furniture for the patio area at the Carkfield Care Center

Clarkfield Community Library to purchase a new computer and Microsoft Office for the public internet terminal

Clarkfield Lutheran Church to put nutritious food into the homes of Clarkfield families every weekend of the school year

ISD #4172 - Clarkfield Area Charter School to support the After School Program that provides a safe and nurturing place for children to go after school 

Local Contact Information 

Clarkfield Area Community Foundation
PO Box 397
Clarkfield, MN 56223
Telephone: (320) 669-4435

Board Members  

  • Berdette Schoep, Chair
  • Susan Fritz, Secretary
  • Larry Stensrud, Treasurer
  • Barbara Bruflat
  • Bruce W. Christopherson
  • Neil Linscheid
  • Harold Smith
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