Author: Carrie Carroll

[caption id="attachment_5719" align="alignright" width="223"] Ann Dybvik[/caption] Volunteers play a significant role in programming and outreach at the Northfield Public Library.  From cleaning books to organizing events to helping with programming, volunteers at the library are important.  Volunteer Ann Dybvik assists in promoting library programs by distributing...

As our community practices social distancing, one family is making a difference in their neighborhood!  This Life Rocks created a Wishing Tree, inviting passersby to stop on their walk and take a moment to make a wish or say a prayer for doctors, teachers, workers,...

During National Volunteer Week, Northfield Shares, our Community Foundation, wants to recognize and celebrate the thousands of volunteers in Northfield and surrounding area and the impact they make on our Community. Volunteerism has always been instrumental in Northfield and it continues to shine and show the...

Northfield Shares is grounded in the three pillars of our mission, and during this unprecedented time, it is our hope that these pillars will resonate and be demonstrated throughout our community and its response to the COVID-19 outbreak.  Just as Northfield Shares a Dinner brought...

Northfield Shares is pleased to announce that we have recently received accreditation with National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations®. This accreditation, signified by the Seal shown here, indicates that Northfield Shares meets the highest standards for philanthropic excellence. “This is a significant accomplishment,” said Mary Lynn...

This year's Give to the Max day brings a multitude of opportunities to support the many nonprofits in Northfield and Northfield Shares! Simply go to:  GiveMN.org and choose the nonprofit(s) of your choice by entering them in the search bar or simply enter "Northfield" to see...