Fitzgerald in Saint Paul is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization devoted to celebrating author F. Scott Fitzgerald as an artist and icon, especially in his hometown, Saint Paul, Minnesota. Through events and educational programs, Fitzgerald in Saint Paul serves as an ambassador to Fitzgerald’s history – in Saint Paul, in literature, and worldwide.
Initiated in August 2012, and receiving tax exempt status in July 2013, Fitzgerald in Saint Paul is working to build its outreach and activities, and grow its support.
Fitzgerald’s Legacy in Saint Paul
For F. Scott Fitzgerald, Saint Paul was more than just his birthplace. From Summit Avenue to the University Club to the Minnesota State Fair, Saint Paul is woven into the fabric of Fitzgerald's stories, just as Fitzgerald himself is a vibrant part of Saint Paul’s past and present. Throughout Fitzgerald’s tumultuous life, Saint Paul offered the anchor and inspiration that only a hometown can.
“The world only exists in your eyes. You can make it as big or as small as you want.”
– F. Scott Fitzgerald
Fitzgerald in Saint Paul holds events and sponsors activities in celebration of F. Scott Fitzgerald, particularly in Saint Paul, Minnesota and the surrounding area.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Revered as one of this country's leading writers, Fitzgerald lived and wrote during one of history's most interesting passages. He and his wife Zelda have continued to be objects of fascination since that time. And he got his start in Saint Paul.
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Your donation to Fitzgerald in Saint Paul will help support our annual programs and events, grow our educational and promotional activities, and work toward the long-range development of a Fitzgerald site in Saint Paul.