Supporters

Community-Supported Music Education in St. Paul

The joyful sounds and spirit of music enrichment that originate on Selby Avenue in St. Paul are fueled by a broad community of supporters. Our key income sources are a mix of revenue generating programming, support from corporations and foundations, and individual donors and volunteers. Below is a list of major supporters, past and present, of Walker|West programming.


Major Donor, Corporation, and Foundation Support

  • 3M Foundation
  • Anna M Heilmaier Foundation
  • Anonymous Gift of HRK Foundation
  • Best Buy Foundation
  • Boom Alley Drums
  • Butler Family Foundation
  • City of Saint Paul Cultural STAR Program
  • Devin Smith Memorial Scholarship Foundation
  • Donald Marsh Family Foundation
  • Donna and Michael Wolstead
  • F.R. Bigelow Foundation
  • FS Foundation
  • GHR Foundation
  • Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies
  • Harlan Boss Foundation for the Arts
  • House of Hope Presbyterian Church
  • HRK Foundation
  • James T & Lavinia Murray Scholarship Fund
  • Julie Kaemmer Fund of HRK Foundation
  • Katherine B. Andersen Fund of the Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation
  • Knight Foundation
  • Knutson Construction Company
  • Local Initiatives Support Corporation
  • MAHADH Fund of HRK Foundation
  • Mardag Foundation
  • Margaret Perryman
  • McKnight Foundation
  • Metropolitan Regional Arts Council
  • Minnesota Board on Aging
  • Minnesota State Arts Board
  • Minnesota State Arts Board (MN CARES Act Grants)
  • Nordson Corporation Foundation
  • Opus Foundation
  • Patrick & Aimee Butler Family Foundation
  • Patrick & Susan Stevens
  • Pohlad Family Foundation
  • Ramsey County Resiliency Fund
  • Ramsey Hill Association
  • Regional Cultural Treasure Award 2021
  • Roderick Cox Music Initiative
  • Rosemary & David Good Family Foundation
  • Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation
  • Schubert Club
  • Sharon Garth
  • The Joan T. Smith Estate
  • The Manitou Fund
  • Travelers Foundation
  • Tonya Palmer-Jackson
  • US Bank Foundation
  • US Small Business Administration
  • XCEL Energy Foundation