Stories of Impact

Eden Prairie’s Top Needs Can Be Met with Your Help

It is often difficult to predict a community’s emerging needs. However, Janet Palmer, executive director of the PROP social services organization in Eden Prairie, often has a handle on the most immediate issues facing our community. According to Palmer, one of the most current struggles facing her clients is the cost of housing. “Families are […] Read more

A special place for special-needs athletes

People with special needs are an important part of our community. They need to be valued and included in all of the opportunities and activities the rest of us take for granted. The Foundation is helping do that through its grants program – recipients have included the True Friends, CHOICE Inc., and Chrestomathy organizations that […] Read more

What was shared at “State of Eden Prairie”

If you add up all of the granting that passed through the Foundation in 2018 – our own grants but also grants from donor-advised funds and our community-impact funds – the total is 52 grants and $330,000 in granting overall. Call it a fun fact, and one you would have learned by attending the “State […] Read more

Become an Eden Prairie ‘insider’

Southwest light rail, sustainability, and building developments – these are a few of the topics that City Manager Rick Getschow will touch on during his portion of the “State of the Foundation, City & Schools” program Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019. Getschow will also outline new city communication tools, improvements to parks, and upcoming city events. […] Read more

Shoveling help can mean more than you think

Something as simple as a shoveled driveway can mean a lot to an older adult trying to remain independent in his or her longtime Eden Prairie home. So, one of the Foundation’s 2018 grants went to the Household & Outside Maintenance (HOME) program of Senior Community Services so that the fear of traumatic injury due […] Read more

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