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Northfield Promise

Volunteer

Your Time Makes an Impact

In order to achieve the ambitious community goals of Northfield Promise, we need the support of the full community. Find an opportunity below where you can get involved with local youth.

Promise to help Northfield kids …

Promise to Connect Connect

Mentoring Coalition – Mentoring is one of the most powerful ways to have a positive impact on a child’s success.

Breakfast Buddies – Eat breakfast with Greenvale Park Elementary School students. Talk with them about their upcoming day, play games and maybe do a little reading together. The commitment is one morning per week (and can easily adjust around your travel schedule!).

Promise to Learn  Learn

Accelerate Northfield – Provide extra tutoring for an elementary student who needs it. The commitment is one hour – or more, as fits your schedule – per week.

Promise to be Healthy Be Healthy

HealthFinders – HealthFinders Collaborative provides medical services to low-income, uninsured and underinsured individuals in our community. HealthFinders volunteers are invaluable partners and deliver critical services (such as medical providers, interpreters, receptionists and nurses), as well as administrative and fundraising support.

YMCA – From helping with special events and working with children to coaching or mentoring, your skills and interests will make a difference here.

Promise to be Prepared Be Prepared

TORCH – TORCH provides academic and mentoring support for Northfield youth who are low-income, students of color and/or potential first-generation college attendees. Opportunities to get involved include mentoring youth, tutoring students, assisting with college applications/financial aid or volunteering with afterschool programs.

Youth First Employers Page – Whether you are a small nonprofit, a small business or a large corporation, we are excited to work with you to engage Northfield youth to get them excited about careers in your organization.