volunteer opportunities

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    English to Spanish translator

    The LINK Center is looking for a volunteer to translate articles from English into Spanish for our monthly newsletter. There are usually 8-12 articles per month that need to be translated around mid-month. We would request a turn-around time within 2-3 days.  more
  • Volunteers needed ASAP to read to students this summer

    Volunteers Still Needed – To read to students this summer This is an ongoing summer volunteer opportunity WHAT: Northfield Schools Summer Plus Volunteer Reader Program WHO: Adult volunteers needed as Reading Partners for elementary students WHEN: 7-week program / 14 days *Volunteers needed each day from 1:15 – 2:30  DATES:        Week 1 […]  more
  • Hands-Only CPR Volunteer Instructor

    Join the Northfield Area Heart Safe Project in teaching Hands-Only CPR to Carleton students.  more
  • Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)

    Common Good Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is a program of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Winona, and funded in large part by the Corporation for National & Community Service and through other grants.  We serve 16 counties in Southern MN, including:  Rice, Le Sueur, Steele, Dodge, Blue Earth, Brown, Nicollet, Goodhue, Houston, Fillmore, […]  more
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news

  • Northfield Shares Distributes Over $68,000 in Grants to 15 Area Nonprofits

    Jan 17Northfield Shares, a community foundation centered on philanthropy, volunteerism and collaborative leadership, has selected 15 area nonprofits to receive grants for 2017. The organizations selected are Cannon River Watershed Partnership, Community Action Center of Northfield, Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys, Greenvale Park Community School, HealthFinders Collaborative, Laura Baker Services Association, Northfield Area […]  more
  • Northfield Shares to Receive Donor-Advised Fund from Robert and Barbara Will

    Nov 18Northfield Shares, a community foundation centered on philanthropy, volunteerism and collaborative leadership, announced that it will receive a significant one-time gift from community member Robert (Bob) Will through the Robert and Barbara Will Family Foundation. This endowed donor-advised fund is to be gifted to and managed by Northfield Shares at Bob Will’s death. The intent […]  more
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About Northfield Shares

Watch this short video to learn more about Northfield Shares!

Words cannot adequately express our gratitude for one of our first major gifts, which came from Northfield Shares. Their vote of confidence has catapulted our energy and momentum, helping us to launch this community-wide initiative to support all Northfield youth from cradle to career. We are honored to have Northfield Shares as a major partner.

– Zach Pruitt, Northfield Promise