Read more about opportunities you can help us unlock today.

Partnering with the Edina Public Schools and donors, we are unlocking opportunities in academics, arts and athletics for students who are economically disadvantaged.

Opportunities

  • Piano Lessons

    Piano Lessons

    Playing the piano has been shown to improve math skills, emotional health, and coordination in students who take lessons. However, lessons can be cost-prohibitive for some Edina families. Edina Give and Go was thrilled to grant an Edina elementary student funds to take lessons after school. Won’t you give so that …Read More »
  • Math Skill Building

    Math Skill Building

    After school classes to build math skills are helpful for many students. However, some of the students who need this after school programming cannot afford it without a little help. Edina Give and Go was pleased to be able to offer financial help to the family of an elementary school student …Read More »
  • Diving Lessons

    Diving Lessons

    Three Edina elementary students are thrilled to be able to take diving lessons this fall through Edina Community Education. Edina Give and Go is happy to work in partnership with Edina Public Schools so that students can take part in extracurricular activities that enrich their minds and strengthen their bodies. …Read More »
  • Driver’s Ed Classes

    Driver’s Ed Classes

    Driver’s Ed Driver’s Ed classes through Edina Community Education offer students so much more than the opportunity to learn how to drive. Getting a driver’s license removes a transportation barrier that allows students to access great life and learning opportunities. Edina Give and Go partners with Edina Community Education to provide …Read More »
  • Swim Club

    Swim Club

    Two students will be swimming a full season with a swim club because Edina Give and Go was able to grant their request for  help. According to their mother, these students will improve their skills and have an active life every day because of your generosity. Please continue to GIVE so others …Read More »
  • Soccer Club

    Soccer Club

    Right here in Edina, some kids need a little help to join an athletic team. We recently received a request from an Edina student who wanted to play on an Edina Soccer Club team this fall. Because of your generosity, we were able to help this student pay the necessary fees. Goal!!!!Read More »
  • Access Program at Edina High School

    Access Program at Edina High School

    Finding a Realistic Path Beyond High School The Access program at Edina High School  is designed to catch EPS students and encourage, support, and help push them to an individual realistic path beyond high school. To that end, the paid staff and volunteers in the Access Program are available to …Read More »
  • Sports Registration Fees

    Sports Registration Fees

    Each year, we receive several requests for help paying fees for sports (fall baseball, winter baseball, and basketball). Student athletes from families with financial disadvantage want to play sports, but often the fees make it difficult to do so. If you can help, please GIVE so that these athletes can GO play …Read More »
  • Hotspots / Home Internet Access

    Hotspots / Home Internet Access

    Edina students need access to the internet to complete their homework assignments, to be connected to teachers and other students, and to find the resources they need to succeed in school. Teachers communicate with parents via the internet, too. But many families cannot afford a connection, and that puts them at …Read More »
  • School Sponsored Trips

    School Sponsored Trips

    Many of Edina’s great life and learning opportunities happen outside the classroom during school sponsored trips. Edina Give and Go supports sending qualifying students on these trips by helping to pay travel fees. Help a student by donating below.Read More »
  • Middle School Theatre

    Middle School Theatre

    It’s time to break a leg! All middle school students in Edina can participate in theatre because there is a no cut policy. However, there is a fee for participation and some students need help paying that fee. With your help, we were able to make a middle schooler’s dream of …Read More »
  • Senior Photos

    Senior Photos

    Senior photos are a right of passage and are featured prominently in the high school yearbook. This year, we project that 10-15 students will need help getting their senior pictures taken. The fee is $40 per student. Please make students feel included by helping them get a special senior picture in the …Read More »
  • Edina Yearbooks

    Edina Yearbooks

    Are you able to help a student purchase a yearbook? Do you remember the joy of getting your yearbook signed at the end of the school year? Imagine how it might feel to be one of the only students who doesn’t have one. Yearbooks are an expensive “extra” and as …Read More »
  • Help High School Students with ACT/SAT/TOEFL Testing

    Help High School Students with ACT/SAT/TOEFL Testing

    Students who qualify can take the SAT and ACT at no charge—twice. Some of our students would like to take it another time. Many could benefit from added support, but cannot afford it. Others could use help to pay for the TOEFL (a test for students whose first language is …Read More »
  • Band and Orchestra Instrument Rental

    Band and Orchestra Instrument Rental

    Yearly Instrument Rental and Summer Lessons So far this summer, 10 rising 5th graders are ready to join the band or orchestra at their elementary schools because of the help of Edina Give and Go. Your donations paid the fees for instrument rental for the school year and beginning instrument lessons over the summer. Thanks to …Read More »
  • Hornet Spirit Wear For Student Athletes

    Hornet Spirit Wear For Student Athletes

    When a student is selected for an athletic team, the uniforms are provided. But often middle and high school team members purchase extra Hornet attire for wearing on game days and other occasions. For some students, the cost of this extra apparel is a huge burden. They want to feel …Read More »
  • Tutoring

    Tutoring

    Tutoring Pilot Program This summer, Edina Give and Go tried something new. In partnership with Access Great Teachers, we are helping a few Edina students get academic tutoring over the summer so that they will be ready to hit the ground running when school starts up this fall. We’ve had …Read More »
  • Fall Baseball

    Fall Baseball

    Play Ball! Right here in Edina, a little boy is super excited to be able to play fall baseball this year. It’s his favorite sport, and he wouldn’t have been able to play without a little help from Edina Give and Go.  Edina Give and Go happily unlocked this opportunity for him, …Read More »
  • EHS Band Tour

    EHS Band Tour

    Edina High School Band Tour 2017 This fall, the Edina High School Marching Band will be going on tour to Branson, Missouri. This trip is considered by many bandies to be the highlight of their band career. It is an opportunity to improve skills, experience the thrill of performing away …Read More »
  • Quarterly In-Kind Donation Drive: School Supplies

    Quarterly In-Kind Donation Drive: School Supplies

    Now Collecting School Supplies From now through September, Edina Give and Go is collecting school supplies for Edina students in need. Many students stop in to the school social workers’ offices looking for supplies at the beginning of the year. We want to be sure that the social workers have …Read More »