Picture Perfect - EVCF Fall Fundraiser
Join the Eastview Community Foundation as we provide a wonderful opportunity for photography mini-sittings! The event will be held at Nicollet Commons Park in Burnsville on Sunday, September 20th from 12:30 to 6 p.m.
For a donation of $50, those who sign up will have a 20-minute "mini-sitting" with a local photographer. After the event, each photographer will select 3 to 5 of the best photos taken, and return them on a flash drive a few weeks after the event. The event is ideal for individuals or groups of 2 to 3 people.
Eastview Community Foundation 2015 Scholarship Recipients Awarded
Many members of the community have added to the EVCF scholarships to fund a record 123 scholarships for 2015. We truly appreciate all donor contributions. Donors from families and businesses have been helping Eastview scholars fund college for 15 years. This year we are happy to welcome Apple Valley Auto / Minneapolis Foundation to our family of donors. Scholarships ranging from $500-$2500 will be presented to seniors attending Eastview High school or living in the Eastview area. Awards are based on academic, art or athletic achievement as well as leadership and service to the community.!Scholarship Recipient List
Eastview Community Foundation 2015 Grant Recipients Announced
In the past 10 years, since 2005, thanks to the generous financial support of individuals and businesses, the Eastview Community Foundation has provided 83 grants totaling almost $180,0000 to Eastview area schools. This year we are happy to be able to support five programs with $8,229 in grants to applicants from Diamond Path Elementary, Greenleaf Elementary, Scott Highland Middle School and Eastview High School. Grants will help fund various programs that can’t be funded by school sources for projects that support special coaching, literacy, mindfulness, drama and journalism as well as technology enhancements. Thanks to generous donations, the EVCF has been awarding grants since 2005. A special thank you to Loffler Companies this year for providing a printer for one of the grants.View Our Grants
Eastview Community Foundation Welcomes your Support
The Eastview Community Foundation exists to further develop the educational opportunities of our students and assist our schools that feed the Eastview High School in providing a quality education to our students. We welcome your support.
We provide three types of assistance:
Random Acts of Kindness (RAK)
The foundation provides funds to our schools to provide Random Acts of Kindness to students in critical financial need. These may be for new tennis shoes, a back pack or even a meal. Our hope is that students will have the necessary tools to learn and grow.
The foundation awards grants to applicants from Eastview and our feeder schools that will support a variety of academic initiatives that can’t be support with school funds. The feeder schools include 5 elementary, 3 middle and 2 high schools as well as the Dakota Ridge area learning center. Click here to see the latest Grant recipients.
The foundation has been awarding scholarships since our inception in 2010. Some of the scholarships are funded by the foundation while others are funded by the generous donations of individuals, families and businesses in the area. Scholarships have been awarded for academic, art and athletic achievement as well as leadership, service and overcoming challenges. Click here to see the latest scholarships and recipients.
Do You Shop at Amazon? Help EVCF!
Do you shop on Amazon? If yes, register for AmazonSmile, an easy way to support EVCF every time you shop, at no cost to you. You'll find the exact same low prices, selection, and convenience, with the bonus of being able to donate a portion of the purchase price to EVCF.
To shop AmazonSmile, go to smile.amazon.com, and follow the instructions. Simply select Eastview Community Foundation from the list of charitable organizations. Amazon will remember the selection, and every eligible purchase you make will result in a donation of 0.5% of the purchase price. Your shopping cart, Wish List, registries, and other account settings will remain the same.
With the holidays coming up, this is the perfect time to sign up for AmazonSmile!
2014 Scholarship Recipients Announced
The recipients for the 2014 scholarships is now available!
Eastview Community Foundation looking for Volunteers: Do you like to Party?
EVCF is currently looking for volunteers for our events committee. We invite you to join us in supporting our community of schools and students through scholarships, grants & random acts of kindness funding. For more info, Contact Gail.Dougherty@evcf.org.
Community Gifting Reminder
The Eastview Community Foundation is a non-profit organization that provides scholarships to high school seniors and grants to the elementary, middle and high schools in the Eastview area. During the fall, many employers sponsor community gifting drives (United Way, etc.) and often match tax-deductible charitable contributions made by their employees. This year, please consider designating EVCF as the recipient of your donated and/or matching contributions. Thank you!
EVCF awards 114 scholarships totaling $77,700 for the 2012-13 school year. Click here for details!
EVCF awards six grants totaling $20,758 for the 2012-13 school year. Click here for details!
EVCF ANNOUNCES 2014 SCHOLARSHIPS FOR SENIORS.
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