Foundation News

Could you be a Foundation board member?

What Eden Prairie Community Foundation board members contribute is … a lot! The Foundation is just a few days into its 2018-19 fiscal year, which started July 1, and that means new officers and several new members of the board of directors. You can meet all 17 members of our volunteer board elsewhere on this […] Read More

This is our community leadership role

A recent back-and-forth on the opinion pages of the Star Tribune newspaper has cast the spotlight on the leadership vs. fundraising roles of community foundations across the country. It started with a June 5 commentary questioning whether the nation’s fourth-largest foundation, the Silicon Valley Community Foundation in Mountain View, Calif. – and, by extension, other […] Read More

Your dollars at work: Needs we’re filling this year

When you support the Eden Prairie Community Foundation, you are helping fill unmet needs. That mission came to life again at the 2018 EP Gives event on April 28, when the Foundation’s newest grant recipients were honored. In addition to raising $25,000 on the spot for Onward Eden Prairie, the Foundation also awarded nearly $20,000 […] Read More

The Foundation needs an office volunteer

Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity that will help Eden Prairie and give you an insider’s look at the nonprofit world? The Eden Prairie Community Foundation currently needs an office volunteer who has enough computer savvy to assist with the donor database; enough writing ability to craft thank-you notes and other communications, and enough […] Read More

Full house at The GIVE Gathering 2018

Attendance at The GIVE Gathering volunteer fair held at the Eden Prairie City Center on April 19, 2018 nearly doubled from last year. More than 250 persons attended to learn about volunteer opportunities at 35 local organizations. The volunteer fair filled to capacity the Heritage Rooms, with several booths spilling out into hallways. The GIVE […] Read More




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OUR MISSION: Enriching our community through philanthropy, collaboration and leadership.

OUR VISION: Enhancing the quality of life for all who live and work in our community.


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