Excelen - Center for Bone & Joint Research and Education

A nonprofit organization

4 donors

Excelen is a globally respected orthopaedic research and education center with 30 years of experience:

Independent nonprofit with 30 year history of success

Discovering knowledge that enhances and advances the practice of orthopaedics through innovation

Incubator for entrepreneurial ventures

Educating and training surgeons, orthopedic fellows/residents, and engineers

The Campaign for Excelen
A three-year, $12 million, capital endowment campaign to position this proven leader in orthopaedics for a new period of development and advancements as well as fiscal self-sufficiency.

$3.8 million – secure the Excelen building at 700 10th Avenue South

$3.2 million – facility upgrades and accessibility

$1.5 million – updated equipment

$2.0 million  – innovative research and seed studies

$1.5 million
– depreciation reserve to keep the facility and equipment up to date

Philanthropic support will ensure continued vitality of a proven leader in Minneapolis’ Life Sciences Corridor.

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Organization name

Excelen - Center for Bone & Joint Research and Education

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700 10th Ave S Suite LL
Minneapolis, MN 55415


(612) 336-6600