we go generously

The Jones Family Foundation is a private philanthropic organization based in Red Wing, Minnesota. Since 1988, we’ve worked to fulfill our mission of committing leadership and resources to enhance Red Wing’s vitality by working in partnership to address critical challenges and advance bold efforts that invigorate our community.

our impact


Over $10 million provided for grants and initiatives for the Red Wing area


1016 grants given to organizations, projects and programs


Over $867,000 in scholarships given to High School students

our stories

Red Wing College Promise

The Jones Family Foundation has partnered with Minnesota State College Southeast to offer The Red Wing College Promise, an exciting opportunity for Red Wing high school students, bringing together both organizations’ shared commitment to sustain and grow educational opportunities and economic vitality in Red Wing....(more)

Red Wing Downtown Main Street

The Red Wing Downtown Main Street program strives to improve the community’s quality of life by strengthening downtown Red Wing through education, volunteer support and concentrated efforts in design and preservation, promotion, and business development....(more)

Honoring Dakota Project

The Honoring Dakota Project serves to highlight the arts and culture of our Dakota relatives and facilitate a process of community through conversations and events....(more)