E-Democracy builds online public space in the heart of real democracy and community. Our mission is to harness the power of online tools to support participation in public life, strengthen communities, and build democracy.
E-Democracy thanks our generous major funders who help make inclusive online community engagement a reality.
E-Democracy's community forums are 100% supported by participant donations. Thank you.
Central Corridor Funders Collaborative - Working with community groups and public agencies to encourage collaboration, investment and planning “beyond the rail".
Bush Foundation - Investing in great IDEAS and the PEOPLE who power them.
James S. and John L. Knight Foundation - Funding ideas from people with the vision, tenacity, courage, know-how, and commitment to discovery to see them through.
Ford Foundation - Working with visionaries on the frontlines of social change worldwide.
Blandin Foundation - Strengthening Rural Minnesota.
Minneapolis Foundation - Connecting people, charitable resources and ideas to spark positive change in our community.
Saint Paul Foundation - Working to preserve the Saint Paul area’s outstanding quality of life for today’s citizens and for generations to come.
Ashoka - Identifying and supporting leading social entrepreneurs.
UK Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (now the Department of Communities and Local Government) - Creating great places to live and work, and to give more power to local people to shape what happens in their area.
Cowles Media (now Star Tribune) - Read by 1.4 million adults every week in print and online, Star Tribune is Minnesota's #1 local source for news, information and community events.
These funders of our work play a crucial role supporting innovation, lesson sharing, and efforts to inclusively expand the communities and people we serve.
We view our funders as partners where through special initiatives we find mutual opportunities to deliver result. With our volunteer-based engine and thousands of everyday participants leading at the grass roots, resources from major donors generate exponential power.
Please contact us for more information about opportunities for collaboration.
Help us support participation in public life, strengthen communities, and build our democracy, donate today!.