Foundation News

Because there’s a foundation, more gets done

More critical needs are addressed in Eden Prairie because there is a community foundation. Did you know that the Eden Prairie Community Foundation is one of only about 800 community foundations nationwide? Where they exist, more philanthropy is encouraged and nurtured to address important local needs. For example, thanks to local support, the Foundation has […] Read more

Learn about what we do by attending our free open house Nov. 23

What is the Eden Prairie Community Foundation and what does it do? You’ll learn the basics of the Foundation’s work in an informal atmosphere by attending an “open house” from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019 in the Cambria Room of the Eden Prairie Community Center, 16700 Valley View Road. Families are welcome. […] Read more

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

“Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” is the title of a 2018 documentary film and more importantly was the guiding philosophy of Fred Rogers, host and creator of the beloved children’s TV program, “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood.” “Won’t You By My Neighbors?” might also have served as the name for a new event held Oct. 4, 2019 […] Read more

A quick way to get to know EP’s many cultures

Eden Prairie has almost 10,000 foreign-born residents, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, giving it a wide variety of cultures, customs, languages, foods, and more. You can get to know more about that variety in fast-paced conversational style when a new and free event called Culture ‘n Motion is held 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, […] Read more

You helped fill local needs at 2019 Prairie Brewfest

Folks who attended 2019 Prairie Brewfest in record number helped the Foundation award grants to four local needs. More than 400 persons voted on the Brewfest Choice Grants that were part of the sixth annual Prairie Brewfest held Sept. 7, 2019 at Purgatory Creek Park in Eden Prairie. They were part of another record attendance […] Read more




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Eden Prairie Community Foundation

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.


Eden Prairie Community
8080 Mitchell Road
Eden Prairie, MN 55344

(952) 949-8499


Eden Prairie Community Foundation