People Who Give Back

Scholtz elected to EPCF Board; Berger is 21-22 chair

Jill Slipper Scholtz was elected as a new member of the Eden Prairie Community Foundation’s board of directors on June 17, and Carlos Berger was elected board chair for 2021-22. Scholtz is a licensed attorney, mediator, and facilitator with 20 years of experience in racial equity work. She also served on the Eden Prairie School Board […] Read more

Mary Jane and Basil Wissner legacy: supporting scholarship

Last October, the Eden Prairie Local News published a story about the passing of Mary Jane and Basil Wissner, just months apart, and their decades of involvement and service to Eden Prairie. Married for 58 years, the Wissners were known for their community involvement and philanthropy in Eden Prairie, where they lived since the late-1960s. […] Read more

Become a volunteer ambassador of the Foundation

Volunteer “ambassadors” are being sought to help the Foundation strengthen its relationships with other Eden Prairie nonprofits and civic groups. If you are a “people person,” know a little bit (or a lot) about the Foundation, and are passionate about making Eden Prairie better, this long-term volunteer position is for you. In this role, you’ll […] 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

EP Help on Hand: the Family Resources Program

From time to time, we spotlight local resources that serve the Eden Prairie community. This month, we bring you Eden Prairie School’s Family Resources Program. The goal of the Family Resources Program is to connect Eden Prairie students, families, and residents to resources in and around our community. The family resources specialist can answer questions […] 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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