Rice County Area United Way

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Donations made by more than 1,000 individuals and businesses during the 2017–2018 United Way campaign will enable Northfield Area United Way to make grants totaling $263,000 to 16 nonprofit agencies providing critical services to area residents. Read More

Grant Application Season

Northfield Area United Way’s 2018 grant application process is now underway. Tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organizations or governmental units performing service in the areas of education, health or human services are invited to apply. Read More

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Northfield Area United Way is pleased to announce enhanced, smartphone-friendly features to MyFreeTaxes™ that allow most filers to complete their taxes in under one hour. MyFreeTaxes.com is a safe, easy and completely free way for individuals or families earning $66,000 or less to file their state and federal taxes. Read More

Minnesota Acts of Kindness Week

A woman in an orange top reads with a dark-haired girl

Minnesota Acts of Kindness Week, November 6–10, 2017, is a chance to spread kindness and compassion throughout the state.

In conjunction with 40 United Ways across the state, we invite you to plan at least one act of kindness for someone in your workplace, neighborhood, school, family, group of friends or community. Imagine if we were all united in showing kindness to one another during the same week. That’s the LIVE UNITED effect! Read More

Thursday, October 12, was a beautiful evening for our community Truck Pull, celebrating the power of pulling together to move the Northfield area forward. Enjoy some photos from the event and read more details below the photos! Read More