Mark Weber

Foundation adds second employee

The Eden Prairie Community Foundation is pleased to announce that Prafulla Vegunta has been hired as the organization’s part-time administrative assistant and events coordinator. Vegunta, who began Oct. 11, will work 15 hours per week on a flexible schedule and handle many administrative and event-planning tasks, allowing Executive Director Mark Weber to spend more time […] Read more

Shop for a volunteer role perfect for you

Are you looking for a way to give back to Eden Prairie? If so, we have just the event for you: The GIVE Gathering. This open-house-style volunteer fair is returning Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021 from 6-8 p.m. at Central Middle School, 8025 School Road. That’s a brand new location for this event, and coincides with […] Read more

So, what’s being served at 2021 Prairie Brewfest?

It’s called Prairie Brewfest, but it’s not just about the beer. If you attend the 2021 Prairie Brewfest fundraiser from 3-6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 11, at Purgatory Creek Park in Eden Prairie, you can sample beverages beyond the beers provided by 15 great breweries. There’s also: Wine samples from Carlos Creek Winery in Alexandria; Cider […] Read more

We’re spreading out Brewfest to create more space

We’re excited about the return of Prairie Brewfest on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021, but we also understand that some people have anxiety about attending events that, even though the events are outdoors, may involve large crowds. You should know that Prairie Brewfest is being held in a large open area of Purgatory Creek Park, near […] Read more

Come to Brewfest on Sept. 11 and help decide the Brewfest Choice Grants

You’ll be helping the Foundation evaluate community needs and decide where grant dollars should go, if you attend 2021 Prairie Brewfest and vote on the Brewfest Choice Grants. This Brewfest feature, launched at the 2019 event, is meant to put the Foundation’s grant-making role on display. The Foundation since 1981 has granted about $2 million […] 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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