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Thank you for supporting the MN tech community! Looking for other ways to support us financially? Scroll down to learn more about donations of stock, crypto and more, and check out our sponsorships page for company opportunities.

Help Technology in Minnesota Thrive

Minnestar is a 501c3 nonprofit, run by an all-volunteer board and a single paid staff member. We’re committed to providing high-quality, free events for anyone who considers themself a technology enthusiast. Through events, knowledge is exchanged, ideas are shared, relationships are built, and the entire ecosystem gets a boost.

Benefits for your tax-deductible contribution include:

  • Priority registration for our events for a year (if you contribute $100 or more)
  • Recognition on our website and at events
  • Ability to help us “beta test” new ideas and new events

More Ways To Support Minnestar

There are several ways to financially contribute and support the work of Minnestar. Each makes a big difference in helping us craft an inclusive tech community for all!


Minnestar accepts donations of a wide variety of marketable securities (stock, bonds, mutual funds, ETF’s, etc.). Interested in learning more? Reach out to us at


Donate your cryptocurrency, help the community, get a tax break! We’ve partnered with Endaoment, which processes donations of any digital asset as US dollars – learn more and donate HERE


We are now set up to accept pledges of equity at non-publicly traded companies and interests in limited partnerships and limited liability companies. Interested in learning more? Reach out to us at