Donate to COPE Project Today!

Your tax deductible donation to Scholars of Minnesota-COPE Project assists young Scholars across the United States of America (USA) and the state of Minnesota to achieve academic success.

Note: The funds that are collected in Jackson, Mississippi will support Scholars at Jackson State University.


 Mail Your Donation

Please, send a check or money order payable to: Scholars of MN-COPE Project

You may mail your contributions to:
Scholars of Minnesota-COPE Project
3254 Black Oak Drive
Eagan, Minnesota  55121


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Donate through United Way:

Designations for the United Way/Community Fund Drive -- or make your change now. 
Quick and Easy!  

  • If you donate to the United Way at work, you can consider designating Scholars of Minnesota-COPE Project as the recipient for your United Way contributions.   Plus, if your employer matches your donation, COPE Project will receive these contributions as well.  Every dollar helps students further their educational goals.  It takes 10 minutes (or less) of your time, and it is quick and easy.   
  • To designate COPE Project to receive your United Way pledge, look for "Designate, Designation Options" OR "Write in a New Charity" on your donation form and write in the information requested.  If you need to include COPE Project's address or any other information, you can find it above and below.  If you do not see either of these options on your donation form, contact your campaign manager (the person in charge of United Way at your job).  You can designate your entire United Way donation to go to COPE or just a portion of it--just fill in the form with your wishes or contact your campaign manager to ask how.
  • In the case where you have already sent in your pledge to the United Way, and you would like to make changes to support the Scholars of Minnesota-COPE Project, please send an email to You may also call (612) 340-7696 and leave a message. You will reach the donor choice manager or her assistant(s); they will make sure your donation goes to the organization(s) of your choice.
  • Information needed for United Way: 
    Scholars of Minnesota-COPE Project
    Federal ID: 84-1703141
    3254 Black Oak Drive
    Eagan, Minnesota  55121
    Phone: (651) 260-0039
  • If you do not participate in United Way and you wish to support our scholarship program, please send a check or money order payable to Scholars of MN COPE.   Your donation can be mailed to the address below or above.                                  

To view a list of scholar members who have received an award for 2011, 2012, and 2013 academic years, click on the Activities link on this page.

To see scholar members who have completed their degrees from a college or a university, click on the Affiliates link on this page.

Once again, thank you for all you do to support the COPE Project.  As we continue to prepare and groom our young ambassadors for their future challenges, your ongoing support is appreciated!

Many thanks, (Ms. Dorothy)   
Dorothy Barnes-Griswold, M.Ed. (CEO/Executive Director) 
Scholars of Minnesota-COPE Project 

Note: The funds that are collected in Jackson, Mississippi will support Scholars at Jackson State University.


Donate In-Kind Gifts:

COPE-Project is thankful for the many in-kind donations it receives from businesses, individuals and organizations in the community.  Your in-kind gifts allow us to concentrate our efforts on providing scholarships and awards to our students. To donate an in-kind gift, please contact Ms. Dorothy.
Please consider donating:
  • Printing services
  • Paper products
  • Office supplies
  • Items to be used in our silent and live auctions
  • Professional or consulting services
  • Training for board and volunteer members
  • Website management services
  • Laptops for our scholars
  • Mailing items (stamps, envelopes, stationary)
  • School supplies for students (three-ring binders, notebook paper, pens, pencils, calculators, planners)

Legal Document:

IRS 501(c)(3) Tax Exempt Status is available upon request.
*Your donation to Scholars of Minnesota-COPE Project is tax-deductible.