The Golden Valley Community Foundation uses philanthropy, community initiatives and funding support to address the changing needs and interests of Golden Valley neighbors and friends.

Local giving hard at work

Artist Showcase

A community art exhibit celebrating artists in Golden Valley and St. Louis Park, ​Artist Showcase builds connections between local artists and our communities. We encourage all artists and creatives who live, work or learn in Golden Valley or St. Louis Park or to submit work for the Artist Showcase. 

Submissions: ​Sept 1-30

Opening Night: Jan 31, 5-9pm

On View: Feb 1 - March 7

Artist Showcase submissions may be work in 2D, 3D, and film/video/animation. ​Watch for special event announcements on Facebook!


Golden Valley Volunteer Fair

The Third Annual Golden Valley Community Foundation Volunteer Fair takes place on Sunday, March
8, from 10 AM until 1PM at Brookview Golden Valley. Come on down and browse the Winter Market, then visit with live community volunteers of all kinds. Find how to help build community in Golden Valley by volunteering. Volunteer on the spot for more than ten community organizations that span every interest.


John Richardson -  612 272 2326

Dean Penk -   612 735 4251


Golden Valley Pride Festival

This year's Golden Valley Pride Festival was June 10th @ Brookview Park.  The GV Pride Team Meets every month to make this event happen for the community.  New volunteers are always welcome! 

GV Arts & Music Festival+Parade

The Arts & Music Festival features live music, artists and makers, food trucks, kids activities and much more. 

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Impact Report

Our Golden Valley Community Foundation is reflecting back on the impact our donors make in this wonderful community. Since 2011, our donors have given more than $420,000 back to the community through grants, programs and other donations. The GVCF Impact Report highlights just a fraction of that impact. Your support has enabled this work and it’s what has brought us this far. 

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sweet potato comfort pies

This annual event celebrates the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., a man whose life was dedicated to peace, equality and service. This unique event is  designed to bring people together to connect and share their own authentic stories over sweet potato pie.


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