FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Penny Hillemann, Executive Director, Northfield Area United Way,
507-581-6036 (cell) or [email protected]
NORTHFIELD, MINN. (May 16, 2019) – Northfield Area United Way has awarded $240,350 in grants to 17 local nonprofit agencies and school-related programs that assist people suffering hardship and crisis, improve financial stability, increase access to health and wellness, and promote youth success.
Three initiatives received United Way grants for the first time: Neighbors United, for a financial education and inclusion program; Northfield Community College Collaborative, providing a supportive environment for students to pursue post-secondary education in Northfield; and Northfield Public Schools’ multi-tiered support initiative to meet the complex needs of chronically absent students. [Read more…] about Northfield Area United Way awards $240,350 in grants