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 years, has awarded over half a million dollars in scholarships and grants for students and teachers.

Funding during the 2021-22 school year:

given in direct student support
given back to classrooms
given in equipment and program grants
paid as a fiscal agent for Social Work Grant
given to employee recognition

Investing directly in students


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

  • Adolfson & Peterson Construction
  • Altstatt Financial Strategies
  • American Legion Post 507
  • Belisel Development, LLC
  • C2 Electric, Inc.
  • Canvas Health
  • Century College
  • Collins Electrical Construction Company
  • Door Service Company
  • The Egan Companies
  • Gander Peace Counseling
  • Grander Peace Counseling
  • Hallberg Engineering, Inc.
  • HealthPartners
  • Highway Credit Union
  • Highway Credit Union Foundation
  • Ideal Credit Union
  • John and Darla Samuelson Foundation
  • KFI Engineering
  • Kline-Johnson
  • Kraus-Anderson Construction Company
  • Larson Engineering
  • LHB, Inc.
  • LJG Design LLC
  • LSE Architects, Inc.
  • Marsh & McLennan Agency
  • MMKR & Co., P.A.
  • Metro Sales, Inc.
  • Olympic Companies, Inc.
  • Premier Bank Maplewood
  • Pro-Tech Design
  • Sandman Structural Engineers
  • Santa Spoons
  • Sonus Interiors, Inc
  • Thread Art
  • Twin Cities Transportation
  • United Heartland
  • Vanderwall Consulting
  • White Bear Lake Rotary