Carlson Family Foundation Overview

  • Type
  • Foundation

  • Year Founded
  • 1959

Year Founded

  • Professionals
  • 3


  • AUM
  • 00000

  • Commitments
  • 16

Carlson Family Foundation General Information


Carlson Family Foundation is an independent non-profit foundation based in Long Lake, Minnesota. Established in 1959, the foundation represents the commitment of the Carlson family to give charitably to humanitarian and community affairs. The foundation invests in education, mentoring, children and youth at risk, and youth mentoring, the Carlson Family Foundation actively participates in creating strong and healthy communities, and a competitive workforce. The assets of the foundation are managed by the board of trustees.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
The Curtis L. Carlson Foundation
Year Founded
Commitment Size
Open To Secondaries
Open To First Time Founds
Institution Type
Primary Contact
0. 00000 000000
Executive Director
+0 (000) 000-0000
Corporate Office
  • 701 Carlson Parkway
  • Suite 1250
  • Minnetonka, MN 55305
  • United States

Carlson Family Foundation Commitments (16)

Fund Name Fund Manager Fund Location Vintage Fund Size Commitment Date Commitment
00000 0000000 00000000 Golub Capital New York, NY 2014 00000 0000-00-00 000
0000000000 0000000 0000 Convergent Capital Eden Prairie, MN 2013 00000 0000-00-00
00000000 0000000 000000 Highland Capital Partners Cambridge, MA 2013 00000 0000-00-00
00000 000000 0000000 00 RC Capital (Cincinnati) Cincinnati, OH 2012 00000 0000-00-00 000
000 00000000 000000000 Oak Hill Advisors London, United Kingdom 2012 00.000 0000-00-00 000
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Carlson Family Foundation Commitment Analytics

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Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Region
Commitments by Region

Carlson Family Foundation Investment Allocations

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  • Target PE:
    Current PE:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Real Estate:
    Real Estate:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Equities:
    Current Equities:
  • Target Fixed Income:
    Fixed Income:
  • Target Cash:
    Current Cash:
Investment allocations

Carlson Family Foundation Team (9)

Name Title Office
C. David Nelson Executive Director Long Lake, MN
Joanie Weis Grants Manager Long Lake, MN
Patrick Gage Treasurer of the Board of Trustees Minnetonka, MN
Barbara Gage Trustee Long Lake, MN
Marilyn Nelson Trustee Long Lake, MN
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Carlson Family Foundation Board Members (1)

Name Representing Role Since
Alexander Muresanu Carlson Family Foundation Chairman of the Board of Trustees 000 0000
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Carlson Family Foundation FAQs

  • When was Carlson Family Foundation founded?

    Carlson Family Foundation was founded in 1959.

  • Who is the founder of Carlson Family Foundation?

    Curtis Carlson is the founder of Carlson Family Foundation.

  • Where is Carlson Family Foundation headquartered?

    Carlson Family Foundation is headquartered in Minnetonka, MN.

  • How many Assets Under Management (AUM) does Carlson Family Foundation have?

    Carlson Family Foundation has 00000 in assets under management.

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