RVPE Foundation

Our Goal

Our number one goal is to enhance existing programming and provide a funding source for River Valley Project Explore.

What We Need

  • Volunteers to help staff events
  • Fundraising ideas
  • Donations of goods for raffles
  • People with contacts in the business community
  • Experienced Grant Writers to research and submit requests
  • Contributions of cash, gift cards, or vouchers for goods or services
2 women holding a scholarship check

About Us and the Foundation We've Created

  • The RVPE Foundation is a 501C3 non-profit foundation organized to support the needs of adults with disabilities in School Districts 191-Burnsville, Eagan, Savage, 192-Farmington, 194-Lakeville, 195-Randolph and 196-Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan Public Schools.
  • All of our members have a personal interest in the success of this foundation through our own life's experiences.
  • All proceeds go directly into the enhancement of River Valley Project Explore programming and activity costs. All of our members are volunteers and we are committed to being good stewards of all contributions we receive.

RVPE Foundation

P.O. Box 241393 Apple Valley, MN 55124

Email info@rvpefoundation.org

Nick Cookas, Chair 952-431-1833

Elaine Becker, Treasurer 952-431-8855

Kallie Schwartz - Secretary

Derek Appleyard

Jeanne Finch

Ron Hamilton

Monica Jensen

Jeff VonHoltum

  • Scholarship money is also available through the Foundation for participants who need financial assistance. Call the program office for more information.
  • If you're interested in becoming a RVPE Foundation member Contact Elaine Becker at 952-431-8855 for more information.