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September 2, 2015


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Omelet Breakfast Fundraiser

Benefitting the Community Action Center’s Christmas Sharing Program

Sunday, September 20, 2015
8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

American Legion / Eagles Club
304 Water St S
Northfield, MN  55057

Prices:     $10 – ages 13+
                $5 – ages 12 and under

Tickets are available for sale now at the Community Action Center front desk, 1651 Jefferson Pkwy, Suite HS200, Northfield MN  55057.  Call for details: 507-664-3550

On-site Monitor

August 19, 2015

We are looking for an on-site monitor to provide support and supervision to residents of Marilyn’s Place.  The on-site monitor lives in a one-bedroom apartment in exchange for 10 – 15 hours of work each week.  No more than two people may live in the apartment, and a background check will be required.  For more information, contact Kathy at bjerke.kathy@communityactioncenter.org.

Clothes Closet Volunteers

June 23, 2015

The Clothes Closet needs volunteers to help tag and hang clothing that is donated to the store.  If you enjoy thrift stores and have a few hours to spare each month, please call Kaara at 645-1389.  The Clothes Closet is located in the River Park Mall, 600 Water Street in Northfield.  All profits from the Clothes Closet are used in CAC programs to help our neighbors!

 

Now Accepting Board of Director Nominations

June 11, 2015

The Community Action Center is seeking nominations for our Board of Directors.   The Board meets on the second Thursday of each month at 7:00 a.m. and a commitment to membership is normally for up to three consecutive two-year terms.

Process of Nomination:

  • Review of nominees will begin June 12, 2015
  • You may nominate yourself or someone else
  • Applications are available by calling 507-664-3550
  • Or download the Board Application 2015
  • Include a letter addressing the nominee’s skills, background, term availability and interest in serving on the Board.
  • Nominations will be reviewed for upcoming vacancies and will be maintained for future consideration.

The completed application and letter may be sent to Matthew Rich, c/o Community Action Center, 1651 Jefferson Parkway, Northfield MN 55057 or by email to  mr91mr@gmail.com.

Last Chance to sign up for Bridges Out of Poverty Workshop: May 13

May 4, 2015

The Community Action Center of Northfield invites the public to Bridges Out of Poverty, an inspiring full-day workshop taking place on Wednesday, May 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at St. Olaf College. This educational event, featuring presenter Jodi Pfarr, is designed to transform the way people think about poverty and the role they can have in ending it. The cost is $40 for the workshop. Lunch (optional) is available for $10.50. more »

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