Foundation News

2019 EP Gives: More fun and close to home

It’s not the EP Gives event to which you are accustomed. After last year’s spring fundraiser, you told us to bring it back to Eden Prairie and inject it with more fun. Message received! The 2019 EP Gives that will be held 6-10:30 p.m. Saturday, April 27, is at Bearpath Golf & Country Club in […] Read more

Learn about Rukia Abdi, our current intern

The Foundation’s current intern is Rukia Abdi, who is helping move the organization forward by working in the office two days a week and helping in other ways. Having an unpaid intern is one way the Foundation stretches its capacity without using donor dollars to do so. Rukia is the Foundation’s third intern over the […] Read more

Dine at Old Chicago on Dec. 19 to help kids

You can take a break from your holiday shopping Dec. 19 and give back to Eden Prairie at the same time. That’s because Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom restaurant and the Eden Prairie Community Foundation are once again teaming up to raise money for the Foundation’s Youth Initiative – specifically the after-school scholarships that help […] Read more

Why We Gather: To Get Big Things Done

One of the Eden Prairie traditions the Foundation is proud to preserve is a December gathering of community leaders and volunteers that was started in the late-1970s by Suburban National Bank, the precursor to today’s Flagship Bank. The Foundation and Flagship Bank continue this 40-year-old annual event because it’s important to say thanks to people […] Read more

We’re out to make better board members for EP nonprofits

When Eden Prairie’s nonprofits are strong, mission-driven, and getting results, everyone wins. People requiring help and support receive it, and the need for taxpayer-funded assistance is often reduced. It’s no surprise, therefore, that the founders of the Eden Prairie Community Foundation envisioned that this organization would collaborate with and in fact help strengthen the community’s […] 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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