Foundation News

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

Now, where did we put that really important paper?

If you stay in one spot for a few years, you accumulate a lot of stuff. We’re certainly finding that’s true for the Eden Prairie Community Foundation, which this week is moving its office from one end of the Eden Prairie City Center to the other. The move accommodates Supervalu Inc.’s desire to take up […] Read More

It’s not just a lunch. It’s a ‘Who’s Who’

There were only about 20 people in the room when banker Roy Terwilliger (pictured above) held the first Eden Prairie leaders luncheon in 1978. It was a tight-knit group of people accustomed to seeing each other and working together. Eden Prairie – with a population less than 15,000 – was just beginning its development boom. […] Read More

Foundation’s leaders providing year-end gift match

The Eden Prairie Community Foundation has a 36-year history as a grant maker: more than 500 grants totaling nearly $2 million to 84 different organizations serving people who live or work in Eden Prairie. But, not every grant application submitted to the Foundation is funded. The fact is, more unmet needs could be filled with […] Read More




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