Armory Foundation

The Armory Foundation


ANNOUNCEMENT:  The Armory Foundation is excited to honor The Link at their upcoming event- Empowering Youth Now- The Armory Foundation's 2nd Annual Gala!

About the Event:
Empowering Youth Now will take place at Reign Event Center on August 4th, 2022. While tickets to the in person event are sold out, we are excited to announce the addition of a Virtual Auction so everyone has the opportunity to participate and give! More information on the Virtual Auction coming soon.
Thanks to generous sponsors and supporters, we are pleased to announce that all staff and services related to this event have been donated.  This means that 100% of your gift will go directly to youth & young families at The Link.

For more information regarding this event, visit The Link's Website

The owner and leadership team at The Armory created The Armory Foundation in 2018 with the intention of finding unique ways for this historic venue to support local communities in the Twin Cities and surrounding metro area.

The Foundation’s assets will grow with every event at The Armory.

The Armory Foundation’s philanthropic focus is cultural programs and initiatives that contribute to the vitality of the community as a whole. Specific areas of interest include Arts & Culture, Community Development & Social Services.

Key goals are outlined below, but not limited to:

- Supporting the availability and accessibility of the arts for underserved youth, communities and schools.

- Assist young people and adults develop skills in music, arts and entertainment that lead to long-term employment and economic self-sufficiency.

- Supporting causes around the arts, youth, education, social justice and programs that strengthen communities through awareness building, advocacy and innovation.

The Armory Foundation seeks to invest in people, programs and initiatives that further it’s mission. Current funding initiatives and grant proposals are by invitation-only and the Foundation is not able consider unsolicited requests.

If you are a performer or artist and you would like to support the Armory Foundation’s 501(c)(3) mission to positively impact communities in Minnesota through music and youth based initiatives, we are accepting donations in the form of signed memorabilia and other items of value.

Press Release regarding the 2022 2nd Annual Armory Foundation Gala can be found HERE

If you have any questions, please contact us at:

Armory Foundation

Mail: 500 South 6thStreet Minneapolis, MN 55415