Stoebners’ $100,000 gift is intended to make EPCF impactful, long-lasting

The historic Cummins-Phipps-Grill House provided an appropriate setting for a $100,000 gift recently presented to the Eden Prairie Community Foundation’s endowment fund by Joe and Carol Stoebner. (See below for a slide show from the event and its setting.) Just as the Stoebners and the Foundation are no strangers to the house – having donated […] Read More

Where donor dollars are going in 2018

The Eden Prairie Community Foundation’s 2018 grants don’t become official until they’re presented April 28 to respective organizations, but we can share the general areas to which we’re devoting resources this year: Fresh, nutritious foods for those in need Technology to make nonprofits operate more efficiently Increased awareness about what Eden Prairie services are available […] Read More

Hear the city manager, school superintendent at a March 1 program

If you’re interested in a fun and entertaining way to learn about what’s going on in Eden Prairie, you should attend the 2018 “State of the Foundation, City & Schools” program the evening of Thursday, March 1. This is a free program the Eden Prairie Community Foundation has provided the past several years, but the […] Read More

A rebirth for Interfaith Circle – with help from the Foundation

Shehla Mushtaq has helped lead the revival of an Eden Prairie group that promotes conversation and greater understanding of faiths, diversity, and other topics. She’s the president of Interfaith Circle, which has organized a number of events this past year, including the Interfaith Thanksgiving Gathering that drew 400 to 500 persons. The group has been […] Read More

Memorial fund was the right solution at the right time

Doug Stewart remembers feeling overwhelmed by all the things that needed to be done shortly after his wife, Denise, passed away on Sept. 9, 2016 following her courageous, four-year battle against cancer. So, it was “a hugely helpful thing … a godsend,” he says, when family friends Karla Bratrud and Ranee Jacobus suggested that he […] Read More




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