Serving Our Community
POPP is able to continually give back to our community, thanks to loyal clients and dedicated staff.
POPP proudly supports numerous local nonprofit organizations, including SAVE, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Fastbreak and Fraser. POPP also has approximately 400 nonprofit clients and has donated telephone systems to several nonprofit groups.
To encourage and recognize the good works of others, POPP sponsors the WCCO Good Neighbor Award. It honors respectful and trustworthy individuals and groups who are doing good deeds in our community. Nominations may be submitted online or by mailing them to POPP Communications - WCCO Radio Good Neighbor Award, 625 Second Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN 55402. Good Neighbors are recognized Monday - Friday at 7:52 a.m., 12:40 p.m., and 5:50 p.m. on WCCO 830AM radio.
Bill & Teri Popp
POPP founder and CEO Bill Popp, along with his wife, Teri, devote a great deal of their personal time and energy to philanthropic endeavors. Since retiring from her career as an attorney, Teri works primarily within the volunteer arena. Together, Bill and Teri partner with people and organizations to leverage their contributions and efforts. Their hope is to positively impact every person who touches their lives. Highlights of their work include:
- Bill founded the Minnesota Military Family Foundation and serves on its Board of Directors as President.
- Bill is the founder and Teri is the President of the Military Family Tribute (MFT), which was built on the Minnesota State Capitol grounds in 2014.
- In 2012, the Popp’s provided the major leadership gift to enable the building of the Popp Chronic Care Center in the emergency trauma center at Fairview Southdale Hospital.
Read more about Bill Popp's community involvement.
Read more about Teri Popp's volunteer work.