Joseph P. Donnelly has been involved in faith-based charity work for more than 30 years. In addition to his work with the Aim Higher Foundation, Donnelly led the cooking team for chronic inebriates at Catholic Charities for more than 15 years and currently serves as Chair of the Governance Committee of the Board of Directors and as a member of the Executive Committee for Catholic Charities of Saint Paul and Minneapolis. Additionally, Donnelly held a leadership role in the development of the undercroft at the Basilica. Joe worked in 3M’s Health Care Group for 41 years, most recently as Director of Operations for the Medical Solutions Division, from which he retired in April, 2022. Donnelly is a strong supporter of Catholic nonprofit work and the mission of the Aim Higher Foundation.