Good Lives here

Good Lives here

The Otto Bremer Trust is a private charitable trust based in St. Paul, Minnesota. It was created in 1944 by Otto Bremer, a dedicated community leader involved in civic, financial, and corporate life.

Investing in people, places, and opportunities in Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, and Wisconsin

OBT’s financial investments — strategic grants, our Community Responsive Fund, and program-related investments — deliver impact for the communities we serve. We are committed to ensuring our assets are put to work to support a better quality of life for people in our region.

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In 2023, OBT contributed $105,084,988 through 1,137 grants and PRIs made to 1,035 organizations.

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$ 61,468,750


$ 11,911,106

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