Edina Community Foundation

Mission Statement

We impact people by bringing them together to serve, strengthen and celebrate our community.

Impact and Programs

Accomplishments In 2019, ECF served as the charitable partner for 75 organizations in our Community Impact Program, hosted a competition for the best Bold New Idea for a new Community Impact Fund in Edina, brought together 180 people to celebrate Connecting With Kids Leadership Awards for strengthening our community by their volunteer service to youth, helped 350 children in poverty or near poverty by issuing them Connect Cards to facilitate their participation in community programs, co-hosted four Edina Reads programs, contributed to the acquisition of an Edina Student Public Art Project sculpture for the City, and celebrated the 4th of July with our traditional veterans dinner, parade, and fireworks attended by an estimated 30,000 people.
Current Goals We will impact people by bringing them together to serve, strengthen and celebrate our community. We will SERVE the community by providing philanthropic leadership and acting as a charitable partner for our 75 Community Impact Funds. We will STRENGTHEN our community by leading community programs, including Connecting with Kids, Edina Reads and a second Bold New Idea competition. We will CELEBRATE our community by creating and implementing community events such as the 4th of July Parade and by supporting public art. We will also continue to evolve our communications and social media efforts to increase public understanding and participation in and support for all of these programs.
Community or Constituency Served ECF serves the community of Edina, including those who live, work or attend school in the city of Edina.
Geographic Area Served ECF serves primarily the city of Edina, with some impact of our programs and services in neighboring areas.

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Notes from the Council

Organization Last Reviewed on 07/10/2020

This date is representative of when we completed our initial Accountability Wizard® nonprofit review, and provided the organization with their results. This review is good for three years from the date provided
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6750 France Ave S Ste 220
Edina, MN 55436
Phone: 952-833-9573

General Information

Alternative Name: ECF, Edina Foundation
EIN: 41-1315037
Principal Staff: Dick Crockett
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE): 2.0
Volunteer Opportunities: Yes
Number of Clients: 100,000
Ruling Year: 1978


Board Chair: Tom Gump
Number of Board Members: 17
Board Meetings with Quorum: 4
Average Member Attendance: 13

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