volunteer opportunities

  • 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
  • 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
  • CAC Volunteer Drivers

    You Can Make A Difference!  more
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news

  • Northfield Shares Featured in Northfield News Ames Fund Article

    Apr 11Northfield Shares was recently featured in a Northfield News article spotlighting the important impact of the Ames Fund of The Minneapolis Foundation on local nonprofit organizations and the community as a whole. Thus far, the Ames Fund, which was established by a family with a fondness for the city of Northfield, has distributed more than $1 million to local […]  more
  • Northfield Shares Encourages Community to Perform Random Acts of Kindness

    Feb 10Northfield Shares, a community foundation centered on philanthropy, volunteerism and collaborative leadership, is encouraging community members to perform random acts of kindness in celebration of the 17th annual National Random Acts of Kindness Week, which runs from February 12 to February 18. The weeklong worldwide celebration is spearheaded and inspired by the Random Acts of […]  more
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About Northfield Shares

Watch this short video to learn more about Northfield Shares!

With the help of a grant from Northfield Shares, the Northfield Fine Arts Boosters have been able to continue their work with Instruments for All, providing musical instruments and educational opportunities to students in financial need. By providing access to musical instruments, more students can experience the academic, social and personal benefits of playing in band and orchestra. Thank you, Northfield Shares!

– Wendy Smith, Northfield Fine Arts Booster Club