Care Providers of Minnesota Foundation

Care Providers of Minnesota Foundation was founded in 1978 and is affiliated with Care Providers of Minnesota, a nonprofit long-term care professional association. The Foundation pursues a mission committed to the pursuit of excellence in care and service delivery through the advancement of education, research, creativity, and innovation—Inspiring Greater Purpose.


Transforming care and service delivery for seniors and persons with disabilities through education and leadership development.

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Inspiring Greater Purpose


Over the past two decades, the Foundation has fostered the professional growth and leadership development of hundreds of individuals by:

  • supporting their continuing education and growth through our scholarship programs
  • financially supporting research projects that show promising new practices in our profession
  • developing capable and ethical leaders for our profession

We are committed to continuing this great work and hope you will join us with a financial contribution and/or pledge today and in the future.

View the 2022 annual report
2023 Annual Report


Contact us for questions about our foundation. We're here to help! Our toll-free number is 1-800-462-0024.

Cathy Lingenfelter
Cathy Lingenfelter
Management Services Specialist