Minnesota Funding Sources
Angel Flight Central
Dedicated to arranging free non-emergency long distance air transportation for children and adults in situations of compelling human need.
Autism Recovery Foundation
The Canteen Grant is a small fund to help support and refresh those on the front lines of the battle against autism.
Autism Society of Minnesota
Scholarships for AuSM Social Skills classes and Camps, AuSM memberships, workshops, the Annual Minnesota Autism Conference, the Self-Advocacy Summit, and more are available for those who qualify.
Can Do Canines
Fully-trained dogs, sometimes adopted from local animal shelters, are provided to clients with mobility challenges, hearing loss or deafness, seizure disorders, diabetes complicated by hypoglycemia unawareness or children with autism.
Provide FREE, life-changing therapeutic, educational, and career training programs.
HopeKids provides ongoing events & activities and a powerful, unique support community for families who have a child with cancer or some other life-threatening medical condition. The most predominant conditions that qualify for HopeKids include, but are not limited to, cancer, heart defects, Cystic Fibrosis, organ transplants, Duchenne's Muscular Dystrophy and Sickle Cell Anemia. Children with chronic medical conditions such as, but not limited to, diabetes, epilepsy and Spina Bifida may qualify if their treating physician deems that their specific medical situation (i.e. coupled with other underlying conditions and complications) is considered life-threatening.
FREE transportation for such medical needs as on-going medical treatments, diagnosis and follow-up care.
Minnesota Supplemental Aid (MSA)
Provides cash assistance to help adults who get Supplemental Security Income (SSI) pay for their basic needs. Some people who are blind, have a disability or are older than 65 but do not get SSI because their other income is too high may also be eligible for MSA if they meet the income limit.
Miracle Travel Works
Provides assistance for travel for the purpose of seeking urgent medical treatment for your child, and you reside within the Midwest states.
A new, mobile-friendly benefits application for Minnesotans. It is available for all counties and Tribal Nations across the state.
Proof Alliance FASD Support Grant
Provide opportunities to families in Dakota, Ramsey, and Washington Counties caring for an individual known or suspected to be on the FASD spectrum, who need financial assistance for unmet needs, to reduce caregiver stress and improve the quality of life for the family.
Twin Cities Autism Foundation
Provide scholarships to families in need of financial support. We are a readily accessible resource center for information families should know as they move forward on their journey with autism.
Wishes & More
Enhances the life of a child fighting a terminal or life-threatening condition by providing extraordinary experiences including wishes, scholarships, memorials and more.