volunteer opportunities

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    Interpreters Needed

    HealthFinders is seeking volunteer interpreters from a wide range of backgrounds. Opportunities are available for clinic/medical interpretation, as well as group and individual interpretation for educational sessions and associated classes.   more
  • Tutors Needed…Northfield’s Kids Need Your Help

    Northfield’s low-income students have trailed their peers in average reading and math proficiency by more than 25% over the last 5 years. And this group is growing  more
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news

  • Northfield Shares Grant Application Period is Now Closed

    Oct 2The October 1 deadline has passed, which means the 2015 application period is currently closed. We received over 25 applications which our Grants Committee will review, research, rank and recommend grants to the Northfield Shares board for approval.  more
  • Northfield Shares Grant Application Deadline Approaching

    Sep 25Nonprofit organizations seeking grant funding from Northfield Shares in 2015 are encouraged to submit their applications soon. The deadline to apply is October 1. Formed as a result of the merging of 5th Bridge and Northfield Area Foundation, Northfield Shares disbursed over $38,000 in grants in its 2014 cycle. This year, Northfield Shares will continue its tradition of providing funding for projects that create long-term solutions to enhance the well-being of the Northfield area.   more
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The Northfield Booster Club received a grant that went a long way to help those student-athletes attending Northfield Middle School and Northfield High School who were unable to pay the athletic fee for participation. Ensuring that all students have the opportunity to participate in co-curricular activities is critical, as these activities provide for the learning of life skills, that might not be easily attainable in a classroom.

– Tom Graupmann, Activities Director, Northfield Public Schools