Welcome to the Minnesota CHILL Foundation Website!

Founded in 2011, the Minnesota CHILL, is a 501c(3) non-profit organization that has been one of the most successful and fast-growing youth programs in Minnesota.

The CHILL Foundation recognizes education as the key factor in the development of Minnesota’s youth. We strive to close education and opportunity gaps with our academic and athletic programming.

Our Mission is to provide academic programming for the purpose of educating student scholars for future success.

The Overall CHILL Foundation objectives include:

  • Improve the lives of individuals in our community by providing high quality academic, athletic and health and wellness programming.
  • Address the educational, health and wellness disparities that plague the Greater Twin Cities Community and primarily impacting the African-American community.
  • Provide synergy between the academic, athletic and health and wellness programming to ensure participation by clients in complementary programs.
  • Develop or obtain a facility to deliver programming in a safe and inviting environment for youth and families.
  • Provide college readiness programs and services to influence academic behaviors and potentially to obtain academic or athletic scholarships

Our programming offerings include:

  • CHILL Academy – Which provides a rigorous academic curriculum for youth scholars to prepare them for future success.
  • Minnesota CHILL Basketball – Which provides youth and families with excellent coaching and opportunities for personal development through participating on teams and attending individual training, small group training and camps.
  • Minnesota CHILL Fitness for Kids – Which provides youth with healthy activities that develop long and short term improvements to a healthier lifestyle.

Minnesota Chill Foundation is happy to announce our partnership with the Amazon Smile Foundation. We are honored to join them and appreciate the recognition from the community that believes in our organization’s mission.

You can make a difference for us, just shop at smile.amazon.com and Amazon Smile Foundation donates to the Minnesota Chill Foundation.