Stories of Impact

Many organizations-in-need knock on your door. Which one should you answer?

If you’re a business executive, the next knock on your door or ring of your phone may be another nonprofit seeking support. What to do? Even the most community-minded company finds it challenging to decide whom to support and whom to politely decline. One way companies can respond is to seek out their local community […] Read More

Have your beer and help others, too

This is how sampling beer can help hundreds of people in Eden Prairie: You buy a ticket to 2017 Prairie Brewfest, which about 600 of you did on Saturday, Sept. 9. You sample craft beer and other beverages from 20 vendors, enjoy live music, and purchase a bratwurst or slice of pizza. In doing so, […] Read More

How our donors helped make summer camp more affordable

Making summer camps more affordable is a cause that’s easy for the Foundation to get behind. And so, over the past couple of years this organization has provided grants to Eden Prairie Community Education for summer camps that teach youngsters about giving back to their community and how to use their science, math, and technology […] Read More

Here’s your windshield tour of the Foundation’s impact

If you were taking a windshield tour of Eden Prairie to find projects that the Foundation has influenced or helped accomplish, you’d need to take plenty of time and expect to put quite a few miles on your vehicle. The Foundation has awarded more than 500 grants over its lifetime, and been fiscal sponsor to […] Read More

After 36 years, still going strong

The Foundation celebrates its 36th anniversary today. It was on July 20, 1981 that a group of active residents and business leaders announced they were forming a community foundation to ensure the “ongoing vitality” of Eden Prairie. “With rapid growth and development will come additional needs, many of which the City itself will be unable […] Read More

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