Foundation News

You, and we, are part of the recipe to make a great Eden Prairie

The recipe to make a good community has a long list of ingredients: good schools and parks, a strong base of nonprofits and civic organizations, healthy tax base, good proximity to services and amenities, wise planning, and more. But one ingredient that stands out to the Foundation is the willingness of residents and businesses to […] Read more

2021 grant will promote early childhood literacy

Preschool children in Eden Prairie will get a literacy boost from a project funded by the Foundation and implemented by the Early Childhood Advisory Council at Eden Prairie Schools. The $1,500 grant from the Foundation has allowed the advisory council to purchase 433 books for the current and upcoming screenings that all Eden Prairie 3- […] Read more

5 reasons to attend 2021 EP Gives

Here are five reasons you should attend our virtual EP Gives event from 7 to 7:45 p.m. Thursday, April 29, 2021: Meet emcee Tom Butler, an Eden Prairie resident and longtime anchor of the FOX-9 “Morning News” show. Hear inspiring stories about the Community Foundation’s work to make Eden Prairie better over the past 40 […] Read more

Technology, social-services volunteer help needed

There’s a ton of talent in Eden Prairie, and the Foundation is looking to tap it. We’re currently looking for a number of volunteers in specific areas, including people who will advance our Strategic Plan, which calls for us to address hardship in a bigger way, be a “hub” in the community, and unite Eden […] Read more

Foundation grants will reach Eden Prairie residents with needs

At-risk young people, older adults facing hardship, victims of domestic violence, and people with special needs are among Eden Prairie residents who will be helped this year, thanks to nearly $57,000 in funding from the Eden Prairie Community Foundation and one of its charitable fund holders. The Foundation recently approved direct grants totaling $22,650 that […] 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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