Ways to Give

MHIF screens thousands of patients each year, but our research, education and hope reaches thousands more. Your gift makes a lasting difference in the lives of individuals we serve and future generations to come.


Give Online
Options include Credit Card, Bank Transfer, PayPal or Venmo, Google or Apple Pay.



Set up a Recurring Gift Online
 Join our community of monthly donors and support our work all year long.



Memorial & Tribute Gifts
Honor and celebrate a loved one through a meaningful gift.



Learn about Planned Giving
Tailor your charitable gift to estate planning goals, including IRA rollovers.



Make a Gift of Stock
Gifts of publicly traded securities provide
a double tax benefit.



Make an Employer Matched Gift
Take advantage of your employer's matching gift policy to double your donation.



By Mail or Phone: 
Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation
Attn: Development
920 East 28th Street, Suite 100
Minneapolis, MN 55407

Or call: 612-863-3833


Corporate & Community Giving
Sponsor MHIF professional education & community events that engages health care providers and offers awareness for patients and families.



Your Gift Gives More Tomorrows

Thank you for being a part of the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation (MHIF) community. From innovative life-saving heart research to educating physicians across the globe, we couldn’t do it without your support.

We hope you'll consider making a gift to support the research and education happening at MHIF. Lifesaving heart research is only possible because of the generosity of people like you–thank you!

FAQs and Contact

Who can I contact for donation-related questions?

To reach our general development team inbox, please call 612-863-3833 or email donorrelations@mhif.org. To reach specific team members, see below for the list of our staff contact information.

Is my contribution tax deductible?

Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization and your donation is tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law. To claim a donation as a deduction on your U.S. taxes, please keep your donation receipt as your official record. We'll send it to you upon successful completion of your donation. Our IRS Identification (EIN) number is #41-1426406.

Can I give anonymously?

Yes. Please check the "keep my gift anonymous" check box on the online giving form or let us know by including a note with your mailed donation. If you prefer a heightened anonymity, please reach out to the development team at 612-863-3833 or email donorrelations@mhif.org.

Do you have a privacy policy?

Yes. View our Privacy Policy page here.

What does my donation help fund?

As one of the leading nonprofit cardiovascular research and education institutions in the United States, our cutting-edge clinical research helps pioneer improvements to diagnose, treat and prevent heart and vascular disease. By educating and disseminating our research findings to physicians across the region, country and world, our work helps optimize patient care to improve and save thousands of lives every year. Your support can help us further that research to be able to have a larger impact, leading to better cardiovascular outcomes.

You can read more about your donation in action and MHIF's major accomplishments through Our History page or by reviewing our Financials page

Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation Development Team

Jesse Hicks, Vice President of Advancement Email Address
Lynn Varco, Director of Development Email Address
Nancy Meyer Wilson, Senior Principal Gift Director Email Address
Jessica Gottlieb, Development Operations Manager | Advancement Officer, Major Gifts  Email Address
Kate Riebe, Advancement Officer, Corporate and Community Philanthropy  Email Address
Kiirsten Conzemius, Development Officer, Annual Giving Email Address
Maggie Forster, Donor Relations and Stewardship Coordinator Email Address
Heather Dayton, Development Support Specialist Email Address
Isabel Zaia, Data Entry Specialist   Email Address
Give the Gift of Hope
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The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation® (MHIF) strives to create a world without heart and vascular disease. To achieve this bold vision, we are dedicated to improving the cardiovascular health of individuals and communities through innovative research and education.

Thanks to the generosity of donors like you, we can continue this life-saving work. Please make a gift to support the area of greatest need.

Brad Paisley at Heart 360: Concert for Heart Research

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Brad Paisley at Heart 360 Concert

Ready to celebrate with a community that has heart? We are excited to announce Heart 360 Concert for Heart Research on Saturday, November 2 at The Armory with headliner and award-winning country music singer Brad Paisley! Purchase GA tickets via Ticketmaster, or Premium VIP tickets today: