It is the mission of Foundation 191 to enhance, enrich, and expand educational opportunities within the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage school district.
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  • Grant Announced

    Posted: Jun 1 2017

    Foundation 191 announced grants for the 2017-2018 school year totaling over $9800 to schools in the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage school district at the May 25 School Board meeting.  Twenty grants were awarded to recipients representing preschool, elementary school, middle school, high school, special education and community education.

    Since its inception in 2005, Foundation 191 has provided more than $100,000 in grants and in-kind contributions to supplement and enhance students’ experiences.

    2017-2018 Recipients:

    ECFE, Tiny Tots, Ready to Grow & Learn | Puppet Pals, early childhood learning with help of classroom puppets

    Sioux Trail | Math Mites Fourth Grade Competition, all 10 elementary schools compete

    Harriet Bishop Service Club | Focus on Service Day and Ronald McDonald House project

    Hidden Valley | “Billy B. Brown” and “Hey Jack” Love to Read Book Packs, to motivate emerging second grade readers

    Marion W. Savage | Whaletale Publishing Center, students in K-5 publish books they’ve written

    Sky Oaks | Sky Fliers Program, to promote student leadership for facilitating activities

    Sioux Trail | Coding/Programming Unplugged Activities, fundamentals of computer programming

    Sioux Trail| First Graders Today, Leaders Tomorrow, students track world events

    Sioux Trail | Buddy Bench, no one gets left behind and promotes inclusion at recess

    William Byrne | Math Games for Fun Home Learning, games for kindergartners and families to enhance learning at school and home

    Eagle Ridge Middle School | Service Club, engage students with school and community

    Eagle Ridge Middle School | Classcraft: Gamifying the Classroom

    Metcalf Middle School | School Garden & Landscaping, students update and maintain garden and landscaping at school and grow vegetables

    Nicollet Middle School | Lights, Camera, Action, camera equipment to produce a Nicollet newscast

    Eagle Ridge, Metcalf, Nicollet Middle Schools and Burnsville High School | Latino Parent and Student Engagement, enrichment opportunities and events for Latino students and families

    Burnsville High School | Engineering Awesomeness Events, host student engineering events to get kids excited about STEM and robotics

    Burnsville High School | Bowls for Brainpower, sponsor Brain Power in a Back Pack and Ceramic Bowls to provide food to be sent home in back packs

    Burnsville High School | Giving Garden Shed, concrete base for equipment storage shed

    Community Education | 191 Discover Swim, swimming lessons at Eagle Ridge for Hidden Valley students with greatest need following American Red Cross standards

    Special Education and Community Education | Poly Hockey program equipment

    Foundation 191 also sponsors Senior Awards Night at Burnsville High School where graduating seniors receive college scholarships through the Community Scholarship Program.  More than $89,500 was awarded at this year’s ceremony.

    The group raises funds through donations, sponsoring the Dan Patch Days Fun Run, and two signature fundraising events 1) an annual golf tournament and 2) Grapes and Grains wine and craft beer tasting at Ames Center.  Information about the organization and these events can be found at

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