Eagan Foundation Extraordinary Eagan Nonprofit Board Member

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Overview: The 2019 Eagan Foundation’s Extraordinary Eagan Nonprofit Board Member Award recognizes an Eagan community member for their outstanding leadership through board service to an Eagan nonprofit organization.

 The following criteria should be considered when making a nomination:

  • Clear contributions to the Eagan community
  • Outstanding cooperation with other board members and organization leadership
  • Effective leadership from the “middle”
  • Ability to move ideas forward to fruition
  • Strategic and forward thinking
  • Passionate and inspirational
  • Willingness to tackle difficult or long term challenges

 Other Key Criteria:

The organization the nominee represents must:

  • Serve the Eagan area (recipient must either live in or work in Eagan)
  • Be a 501 (c)3

The nominee must have served on the board for at least 2 years and

  • must either be currently serving or
  • if recently completed service, has left within one year

The selected award recipient must be able to attend award presentation the evening of Friday, November 8th

 Award Details:

  • Award will be presented on November 8, 2019 at the Eagan Foundation’s Annual Fundraiser. The award recipient will receive 2 complimentary tickets to this event
  • A $750 donation to the represented organization

Selection Process:

The nomination form must be received by September 1st by 11:59 PM. Nomination form available here. Please email or mail your nomination form to:

  • Mailing Address: Eagan Foundation | P.O. Box 211192 | Eagan, MN  55121 or extraordinary@eaganfoundation.org
  • Nominations will be reviewed by the Eagan Foundation’s Executive Committee
  • Final award decisions will be made by the Selection Committee

For more information, call 651-243-1198 or email jamie.hopkins@eaganfoundation.org