Foundation News

Attend Prairie Brewfest and vote on grant recipients

Prairie Brewfest: It’s not just about the beer. That’s a bold statement because, in fact, if you ask a cross-section of people who have attended our five annual Prairie Brewfest events, many will tell you that it’s ALL about the beer: tasting new varieties on a beautiful fall day in a great park setting. So […] Read more

Interns help move the Foundation forward; meet our newest

In trying to be good stewards of donors’ money, the Foundation uses unpaid interns as a way to be more productive. Most interns are college students looking for exposure to or training in nonprofit management. Allow our summer intern to introduce herself: My name is Samantha Nicklaus, and I am from Cologne, Minn. I am […] Read more

Our Century campaign: More can be done, and the sky’s the limit

Part of what makes Eden Prairie special is the amazingly caring attitude and generosity of its residents and businesses. When a new nonprofit – Onward Eden Prairie – was being launched last year to provide stable housing to young adults who are homeless or precariously housed, the community stepped up to help. A special appeal […] Read more

Older adults needing help with utility bills, and others, will be helped by 2019 grants

Fourteen organizations receiving 2019 grants from the Eden Prairie Community Foundation were recognized at the annual EP Gives event on April 27 at Bearpath Golf & Country Club. The grants will help homebound persons, people with intellectual disabilities, older adults having difficulty paying utility bills, young women who are homeless, and many others in Eden […] Read more

2019 ‘EP Gives’ boosts new TreeHouse program

On April 27, attendees of the Eden Prairie Community Foundation’s “EP Gives” fundraising event will be whisked away to an evening of Caribbean flavors with dinner, dancing, and more at Bearpath Golf and Country Club. But event attendees will also have the opportunity to support local youth via a special fundraising appeal for Eden Prairie […] 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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