A BETTER PLACE, INC.*

Financial Information

Total Assets: $15,138,763

Total Giving: $1,043,000

Area of Service:

Indiana Minnesota

Areas of Interest:

Not Available

Programs

None

Grants

The following grants were reported in 2007:
$300,000 to IHM Church, Minneapolis, MN. For Religious Support, payable over 1 year.
$100,000, Page Education Foundation, Minneapolis, MN. For Support for education, payable over 1 year.
$100,000 to Catholic Charities, Minneapolis, MN. For Religious Support, payable over 1 year.
$100,000 to Urban Ventures Leadership Foundation, Minneapolis, MN. For Support for community development, payable over 1 year.
$100,000 to Notre Dame Center For Culture And Ethics, Notre Dame, IN. For Community, payable over 1 year.
$50,000 to Common Bond, St. Paul, MN. For Support for community development, payable over 1 year.
$50,000 to Lupus Research Institute, Baltimore, MD. For Research Funding, payable over 1 year.
$30,000 to Wallin Foundation, Minneapolis, MN. For Support for education, payable over 1 year.
$30,000 to Hope Academy, Minneapolis, MN. For Support for education, payable over 1 year.
$10,000 to University Of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN. For Support for education, payable over 1 year.

Limitations

Applications not accepted.
Giving primarily in MN; funding also in IN.
No grants to individuals.

Summary

Giving primarily for Roman Catholic churches and organizations, as well as for education and human services.

Additional

Type of Grantmaker: Independent foundation
Established in 1999 in MN.

Quick Facts Sheet
URL:

Not Available

Located in:

Minneapolis,

Indiana Minnesota

United States

Contact Information / Process

Phone: (612) 435-7400

Email: Not Available

Address:
2764 W. Lake of the Isles Pkwy
Minneapolis, MN 55416-4337

Procedure:
Contributes only to pre-selected organizations.

Donors & Leadership

Donors:
Stephen R. Sefton
Claudia Sefton
Clearwater Equity Group, Inc.

Officers:
Stephen R. Sefton, President
William L. Dietz, Chief Financial Officer
Brian Sefton, Director
Maureen Sefton, Director

EIN:

411955000