Featured funder: Wells Fargo Minnesota

Have you noticed our new look? If you visited our website before December 9, you might remember having trouble finding the information you were looking for. Thanks to the generous support from Wells Fargo, we have redesigned our website to make it more functional, aesthetically-pleasing and easier to navigate.

With Wells Fargo’s $15,000 grant, the literacy council has expanded its technological capacity. We have added more online resources and can now reach more students and volunteers.

Wells Fargo focuses its funding priorities on supporting employment and economic development for low-income families and neighborhoods, including education. In 2010, Wells Fargo contributed more than $10 million to Minnesota nonprofit organizations and local schools. In addition to monetary donations, the company provides support through volunteerism. In 2010, Wells Fargo's Minnesota team members collectively reported almost 130,000 hours volunteering for local communities.