People Who Give Back

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


(The following was written by Emily, a college student who is an intern with the Eden Prairie Community Foundation this fall.) When I signed up for an internship with the Eden Prairie Community Foundation I didn’t know what to expect. Mainly I had thought of interns as fetching coffee, making copies, and hours of endless […] Read More

Sustainable Impact Begins with the Endowment Fund

If you live or work in Eden Prairie, you can be thankful there was a generation of active and involved people that preceded you in the 1960s, ‘70s, and ‘80s. Those folks started many of the organizations that make Eden Prairie great today. For example, they started the Lions Club in 1961, and the Eden […] Read More

Vikings, Wilfs pledge $100,000 to endowment

The Minnesota Vikings and the Eden Prairie Community Foundation have grown older together. It was 1981 when the Vikings arrived in Eden Prairie to set up their new headquarters and training facility. That same year, Eden Prairie leaders formed the Foundation. The Foundation, of course, still calls Eden Prairie home, while the Vikings moved to […] Read More

Could you be a Foundation board member?

What Eden Prairie Community Foundation board members contribute is … a lot! The Foundation is just a few days into its 2018-19 fiscal year, which started July 1, and that means new officers and several new members of the board of directors. You can meet all 17 members of our volunteer board elsewhere on this […] 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.


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8080 Mitchell Road
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