MCEF Awards $30,000 to MCDC

The Minot Community Endowment Fund awarded $30,000 to the Magic City Discovery Center to help support the Move and Work Exhibit Zone which is one of six exhibit zones that will be part of the new permanent museum. The Minot Community Endowment Fund was established in 1981 by a grant from the Otto Bremer Trust (formerly the Otto Bremer Foundation) and is a permanent part of the North Dakota Community Foundation, which provides professional management of the fund. The fund is governed locally by an Advisory Committee, made up of volunteers from various service clubs in Minot. The Committee recommends grants annually, and conducts activities to help increase the fund and the total amount availa

Minot Area Community Foundation unveils largest grant in its history

The Minot Area Community Foundation (MACF) has made its largest grant to date in the amount of $750,000 to The Magic City Discovery Center (MCDC) for the Magic Climber exhibit to be located inside the new children’s museum in Minot. The Magic Climber will be a signature and unique multi-story climbing experience for visitors of all ages. Children will climb and maneuver through the many multi-dimensional levels with stops along the way to experience science, technology, engineering, arts and math. “This is an incredibly exciting time for all of us at The Minot Area Community Foundation. To be able to make this significant of an impact on our community and region truly fits our mission,” said

Please support MCDC by sending your charitable contribution today. The Children's Museum of Minot, Inc., doing business as the Magic City Discovery Center, is a 501(c)(3) organization. Thank you for your support!

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Children's Museum of Minot, Inc. 

PO Box 751

Minot, North Dakota 58702-0751

Administrative Office located at

615 S. Broadway, Suite L2

Ph: (701) 858-PLAY