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The Sanneh Foundation welcomes New Staff members Gregg Bell and Noah Gerding

The Sanneh Foundation is excited to welcome two new members to our team, Noah Gerding and Gregg Bell. Sanneh is proud to be an organization that not only attracts the best and brightest, but also those with the biggest hearts. Each of our new staff members has a generous heart and has dedicated their lives to assisting those most in need. New Development Director, Noah Gerding is both professional and passionate about his work. He comes to us…

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Sanneh Foundation Kicks Off Holiday Giving Fundraiser with NASCAR star Kyle Larson pledging to raise $50K

The Sanneh Foundation Holiday Giving Fundraiser is off to a great start. Starting December 1st on “GivingTuesday,” we began our giving holiday by raising over $12,000 with the help of NASCAR star Kyle Larson. Over the summer, Kyle spent time with Sanneh helping with food distribution, conducting round table conversations with youth staff, and learning about the difficult racial history of the African American community in Minnesota through the help of Hallie Q. Brown. Kyle…

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The Sanneh Foundation becomes a 2020 HERBIE Award winner

Great news, we’re award winners! Giving his acceptance speech from his office at Conway Community Center, Tony Sanneh accepted the 2020 HERBIE Award on behalf of The Sanneh Foundation. The foundation was awarded the 2020 HERBIE Award in the organization category by the Saint Paul Chamber Charitable Foundation. The HERBIE award recognizes individuals, organizations, and businesses that exemplify the traits inspired by its namesake, Herb Brooks. Each year, two recipients are selected by the Chamber’s Foundation Board. We are…

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The Haitian Initiative starts Back to School Campaign after COVID and Civil Unrest derail school attendance in Haiti

Like everyone else in 2010, Tony Sanneh had Haiti on his mind following the devastating 7.0 earthquake that reduced much of Port-au-Prince to rubble. Shortly after, the Haitian Initiative (H.I.) was started as a collaborative effort to support more than 300 children in Cité Soleil, Haiti. For three hours every day, these children come to the H.I. complex for English classes, soccer training, and a meal–which is often the only meal they receive all day.  After the…

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The Sanneh Foundation Awarded $2 Million Grant From Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation For Advancing Health & Equity in St. Paul

About Us Our Mission Tony Sanneh Staff Board Financials Careers Lead the Way Comprehensive CampaignPrograms Free Camps Conway Community Center Dreamline Haitian Initiative Other ProgramsEvents TSF Events Gala for Goals Golf 4 GoalsNews Sanneh Blog TSF in the News TSF UpdatesCOVID-19 Resources Distanced Learning Hub The North StandsShop Sanneh StoreVolunteerDonate Sanneh Heroes The Sanneh Foundation Awarded $2 Million Grant From Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation For Advancing Health & Equity in St. Paul Sanneh is…

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