Strive Together National Conference Coming to the Twin Cities in October – Reserve Your Spot Today!
Northfield Promise is one of approximately 60 communities nationwide that have been accepted into the Strive Together National Network. Strive Together is the national leader in the field of collective impact.
Northfield Promise Receives State Pilot Funding
Northfield Promise was one of five collective impact initiatives that received pilot funding from the State of Minnesota during the recently completed state legislative process.
Northfield Promise Featured in Star Tribune Column
Northfield Promise, along with its other Educational Partnerships Fund partners, was featured in a piece in the Sunday, August 4, 2015, edition of the Star Tribune.
My Northfield Promise – Leslie Rodriguez Vazquez
I first heard about Northfield Promise from my fifth grade teacher, Connie Nelson. She was explaining how the initiative would help create new ways to close the achievement gap. I had been in ESL classes, because English is not my first language, and I thought that getting involved with Northfield Promise would be a good way to give back.
Summer PLUS and BLAST Programs Engage Record Numbers of Youth
More Northfield students attended free programs this summer designed to support academic achievement and enrichment - and these programs expanded their offerings thanks to increased community involvement.
Northfield Promise Initiative Receives an Inaugural Bush Foundation Community Innovation Grant
The Northfield Healthy Community Initiative (HCI) has been awarded a Bush Foundation Community Innovation Grant to help with the launch of the Northfield Promise collective impact initiative.