Foundation for Eden Prairie Schools

Mission Statement

To support and enhance the legacy of excellence in Eden Prairie Public Schools.

Contact Information

8100 School Road
Eden Prairie, MN 55344

General Information

Alternative Name
Principal Staff
Sarah Cheesman
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE)
over 300
Number of Clients


Board Chair
Holly Parker
Number of Board Members
Board Meetings with Quorum
Average Member Attendance

Impact and Programs

In 2015 provided over $87,000 in grants to over 14 district wide programs. Awarded 7 scholarships to high schools students attending either a technical college or 4 year program. Recognized 9 individuals at the annual Legacy Award event.
Current Goals
The Foundation for Eden Prairie Schools - Funds teacher and staff grants to bring innovative opportunities to our students - Collaborate with community partners in Eden Prairie for programs like My Book Day - Honor staff, students, alumni and volunteers through our Legacy Awards - Manage and award scholarships - Raise funds through our annual events; Taste of Eden Prairie, Golf Classic, 5K Color Run, Teacher and Staff Appreciation Gifts
Community or Constituency Served
Eden Prairie Schools
Geographic Area Served
City of Eden Prairie, Minnesota


3 Year Average Expenses
Program Services $156,933 93.9%
Management $10,145 6.1%
Fundraising $0 0%
Unrestricted Net Assets
2014 2013 2012
End of Year: $77,876 $88,496 $108,633
Beginning of Year: $88,496 $108,633 $89,137
Difference: ($10,620) ($20,137) $19,496

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