Author: Carrie Carroll

[caption id="attachment_5285" align="alignright" width="300"] Sonja Hillestad[/caption] Editor's note: This article, written by Megan Proft, Northfield Arts Guild Education and Volunteer Manager, originally appeared in the special National Volunteer Week section in the April 10, 2019, edition of the Northfield News. At the Northfield Arts Guild, there are...

Editor's note: this newspaper column, written by Northfield Shares Executive Director Mike Krance, originally appeared in the Sept. 11, 2019, issue of the Northfield News.   Last Sunday was a day of change for many people in Northfield. Although school is already in session, many saw it...

Written by Mary Lynn Oglesbee Editor’s note: This article originally appeared in the special National Volunteer Week spread in the April 10, 2019, edition of the Northfield News. Northfield High School’s Rock and Roll Revival is a Northfield Community Event.  While it is performed by an amazing...

Written by Rachel Miessler Note: This article first appeared in the April 10, 2019 edition of Northfield News Northfield Promise: a promise to the community to help all children thrive from cradle to career. As the website states, “Northfield Promise is a challenge to, and with, the community. It challenges Northfield...

WOW! What a day it was!  CLICK HERE for links to September 22nd Star Tribune Article, photos and video of the incredible celebration of Northfield! SHARING A MEAL TO BUILD COMMUNITY NORTHFIELD, MINN. (June 26, 2019) — Northfield Shares A Dinner is an opportunity for the people...

Northfield Shares seeks to sustain and transform the Northfield community by advancing philanthropy, inspiring volunteerism, and promoting collaborative leadership. Community members, donors, volunteers and grant recipients gathered to review the organization's 2018 accomplishments at the Northfield Shares Annual Celebration on May 10. The event, which...

Editor’s note: This article originally appeared in the May 22, 2019, edition of the Northfield News. by Mike Krance, Executive Director, Northfield Shares Within the past few weeks, I’ve had the honor of processing two grant distributions from Northfield Shares funds on behalf of donors. One...