Grant Awards

Come to Brewfest on Sept. 11 and help decide the Brewfest Choice Grants

You’ll be helping the Foundation evaluate community needs and decide where grant dollars should go, if you attend 2021 Prairie Brewfest and vote on the Brewfest Choice Grants. This Brewfest feature, launched at the 2019 event, is meant to put the Foundation’s grant-making role on display. The Foundation since 1981 has granted about $2 million […] Read more

Attend 2021 Prairie Brewfest and vote to fill a community need

A big part of Prairie Brewfest is sampling beer and wine. Trying something new. Learning. So, perhaps it’s fitting that the Foundation also wants to give you a sample of its granting, a role that has us addressing community needs through grants to other nonprofits addressing those needs. You’ll get a taste of what granting […] 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

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

Foundations, Onward EP collaborate on homelessness effort

The Edina Realty Foundation, the Eden Prairie Community Foundation, and Onward Eden Prairie are collaborating to provide $9,000 to help precariously housed young adults in 2021. The funds will pay for stable housing and support services for young-adult residents of the Onward House, which is run by the nonprofit Onward Eden Prairie. Edina Realty Foundation […] Read more




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