2016-17 Minnesota Timberwolves Fastbreak Foundation Grant Application Form
The Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation provides and supports hands-on programs that positively impact Minnesota youth. Through giving, education, and basketball opportunities, the Foundation enables young people to make responsible decisions, contribute to their future, and experience life-long memories..
Each month during the 2016-17 season the FastBreak Foundation will focus on a specific area of giving. The month will feature events and two $5,000 grants to organizations that best fit the theme and fulfills the mission of the Foundation. Below is a list of monthly themes and application due dates.
October - New Seasons, New Beginnings | Due Date: 09.09.16
Organizations that offer youth a new direction or opportunity.
November - Operation Minnesota Heroes | Due Date: 09.23.16
Organizations supporting Minnesota Military troops and their families.
December - Season of Giving | Due Date: 10.21.16
Organizations that serve families in need during the holiday season.
January- WolvesFit | Due Date: 11.18.16
Organizations that focus efforts on health and fitness for youth.
February - Read To Achieve | Due Date: 12.23.16
Organizations that focus on literacy and encourage a lifelong love for reading.
March - WolvesCare | Due Date: 01.20.17
Organizations that focus efforts on supporting children fighting life-threatening illness.
April - Think Green | Due Date: 02.17.17
Organizations that focus on preserving and improving the environment.
The Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation has moved to a rolling deadline grant application process. All grant proposals are due 6 weeks prior to the start of the month in which you are applying for. Grant winners will be selected 3 weeks prior to the start of the month in which you are applying for. Grant proposals must be postmarked no later than the dates listed above.
Please direct any questions you may have regarding our grant structure to