Charitable foundation supports the work of Northeast Metro 916

The 916 Education Foundation is a charitable organization that enhances teaching and learning through economic support to the students, staff, programs and member districts of Northeast Metro 916. The foundation raises money to augment the resources of Northeast Metro 916 for students and staff through student scholarships and recognition, specialized equipment, program grants and staff recognition. The foundation has supported the district since 1984, and over the last five years has awarded over a half a million dollars in scholarships and grants for students and teachers.

Student scholarships and recognition
Program grants and specialized equipment
Staff development and recognition

Investing directly in students


Thanks to the generosity of community partners, students throughout the district are able to gain hands-on work and educational experiences and have access to invaluable resources that help them become better prepared for their future.

  • 3M
  • Alexandra House Advocate
  • Allina Health
  • Anderson Concrete Forming
  • Aveda
  • Builders Association of the Twin Cities
  • Canvas Health
  • Carpentry Contractor Company
  • Century College
  • City of North St. Paul
  • Cottage Grove Police Dept.
  • Dakota County Technical College
  • District Management Council
  • Dunwoody College of Technology
  • Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center
  • Eagle Brook Church
  • Empire Beauty School
  • Family Innovations
  • Feed My Starving Children
  • Festival Foods
  • Fireside Hearth & Home
  • Fridley Police Department
  • Good Samaritan
  • Goodwill
  • Harkraft
  • Hazelden-Betty Ford Foundation
  • HealthEast
  • Houles
  • Imperial Counters
  • Intermediate District #287
  • Intermediate District #288
  • Intermediate District #917
  • Inver Hills Community College
  • John’s Auto Parts
  • Kraus-Anderson Construction
  • Lyman Lumber
  • Mall of America
  • Maplewood Care Center
  • Meals On Wheels
  • Minneapolis Business College
  • Minneapolis Community and Technical College
  • Minnesota State Patrol
  • MN Auto Dealers and Independents
  • MN School of Cosmetology
  • Nordic Rocks
  • Oakdale Police Department
  • PCI Academy
  • Pratt Homes
  • Project Enhance
  • Quality Insulation
  • Ramsey County
  • Redeemer Lutheran Church
  • Regency Beauty Institute
  • Rihm Kenworth
  • Ronald McDonald House
  • Roseville Lutheran Church
  • Saint Paul College
  • Smitty Big Tow and Recovery
  • South Metro Fire
  • Southern Lights
  • St. Francis Animal and Bird Hospital
  • St. John’s Hospital
  • Stillwater Chamber of Commerce
  • Teacher-Child Interaction Training Universal
  • Teen Challenge
  • The Builders Group
  • Tree Trust
  • University of Minnesota
  • Urban Boat Builders
  • Value Village
  • Village Orthodontics
  • Washington County Sheriff’s Department
  • White Bear Area Chamber of Commerce
  • White Bear Area Emergency Food Shelf
  • White Bear Lake Police & Fire Departments
  • White Bear Township Theater
  • Woodbury Health Care
  • Woodbury Police Department
  • Woodbury Public Safety
  • Youth Frontiers
  • Ziegler CAT