Donor Spotlights

The Minneapolis College Foundation has told countless stories about the impact your donations have on our scholars. We’re switching it up by sharing a story about fellow changemakers who make our students' success possible.

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Evie

Evie first found herself on our campus as a proud mother watching her youngest son, David B. Linner ll, follow in her footsteps to become a registered nurse.  As a parent, Evie couldn’t wish for a better college experience for her son or be more thrilled to see the young man he had become.

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Javier and Azalea

After retiring from a career in business and raising two children, Javier and Azalea Henao were looking for a meaningful way to give back to the community. When close family friends shared their own Minneapolis College experience of establishing a scholarship, they were eager to learn more.