Grants and more grants!

Last spring, HEF awarded almost $40,000 in grants throughout the district. Read more.  And check out this list of the amazing teachers and staff who’ve successfully applied for HEF grants.

Attention Hopkins teachers and staff! An HEF grant might be just what you need to make your idea or dream a reality. Grant applications are due October 3. Learn more about applying for a grant here.


Attention students!  Did you know that HEF awards grants to student organizations in the high school and both junior highs? Learn about the Awesome Fund here.

Save the Date — Feb 25, 2023!

Mark your calendars. Invite your friends. Don’t miss the upcoming HEF Royal Bash on February 25, 2023!

It’s our most important fundraiser of the year. Our 2022 event raised just over $250,000 for grants and our Pathways to a Healthy Future special appeal.

And… it’s a great party!! Check out these pictures of the 2022 Royal Bash.  What could be better?  Raising money for our schools and having a great time with your friends!  Watch this space for more information as our 2023 planning progresses.

Plan Your Year-End Giving

Every November, Minnesotans demonstrate their generosity and community spirit by participating in Give to the Max. We hope that you’ll include HEF in your plans on this important day. And stay tuned! We have some great matches and bonuses in the works.

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