People Who Give Back

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

Be like Steve: Become a Foundation volunteer

If you’ve been to more than one Foundation event – EP Gives or Prairie Brewfest especially – chances are good that you’ve seen Steve Silverman dutifully recording the event by taking still pictures. Steve, a commercial photographer by vocation, has been providing pro-bono photography services to the Foundation for many years. Not just event photos, […] Read more

The Foundation needs an office volunteer

Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity that will help Eden Prairie and give you an insider’s look at the nonprofit world? The Eden Prairie Community Foundation currently needs an office volunteer who has enough computer savvy to assist with the donor database; enough writing ability to craft thank-you notes and other communications, and enough […] 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

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Eden Prairie Community Foundation