Because we believe in the Excellence in Eden Prairie Schools and want to provide a Legacy of Giving...
To maintain the level of excellence in Eden Prairie Schools we must continue to invest in our students, staff and programs to positively impact student achievement. Supporting the Foundation for Eden Prairie Schools (FEPS) is a statement of faith in, and optimism toward, our valued education system.
2015 Grants Approved
In February, FEPS approved 14 grants totaling more than $87,000. We are proud to announce that all EP schools and all grade levels will benefit from this round of grants. For more information, please visit our Grants webpage.
Taste of Eden Prairie 2015 - Thank You!
THANK YOU to EVERYONE who participated in this year's Taste of Eden Prairie! Attendees, volunteers,
sponsors, auction/prize donors, the MN Vikings, and ticket sellers. With your help and support more than $65,000 was raised for EP Schools! For more information about the Taste of EP, please visit our Taste webpage.
Taste of EP - Photos!
Check out the great photos that were taken during the Taste of EP! Know anyone?
The application deadline for submitting EPHS scholarship applications has passed. Thank you to everyone who applied. Results will be announced on May 14, 2015 at the EPHS Scholarships Awards ceremony. Recipients of FEPS-administered scholarships will be announced on this website shortly after. For more information on the FEPS Scholarship program and past recipients, please go to our Scholarships webpage.
Nominations for the 2015 Legacy Awards are now closed. Nominees and award winners will be announced by April 17th. Award winners & nominees will be honored at a banquet on May 6, 2015 at Bearpath Golf and Country Club. To register for the banquet please visit our Legacy Awards webpage. Established in 2008, the Legacy Awards event honors individuals who have made significant contributions in enhancing the legacy of excellence in EP Schools. Awards
will be made in 5 categories: student, teacher, staff employee, volunteer and alumnus.
Welcome to Sarah Cheesman
FEPS would like to welcome Sarah Cheesman as our new Executive Director. Sarah brings over 10 years of nonprofit experience to FEPS and has a long history of volunteering in Eden Prairie Schools and the community. When asked about her new position, Sarah responded, "The work of the Foundation for Eden Prairie Schools is to support the exceptional teachers, staff and families in our district. As the new executive director, it will be a privilege to work alongside our donors, volunteers and Board of Directors to raise funds for grants and scholarships. I would like to thank Mary Lenker for her service to the organization, and I commit to working with our community to carry out FEPS' mission of investing in our students." Please join us in welcoming Sarah to FEPS!