Community Action Center of Northfield (CAC)

Fulfilling our neighbors' basic needs


Operation Backpack Registration

July 25, 2020



Operation Backpack is going to look a little different this year.  “Operation Backpack” is a program available to families who have children age 4 and in PreK through twelfth grade who live in the Northfield School District.  Your child will receive a backpack filled with many of the required supplies needed to start the school year.  Operation Backpack is again being co-sponsored by the CAC and United Methodist Campaign for Children Committee, with support from other local churches, businesses and organizations.  There is no cost to participate in this program.

To register for Operation Backpack, families must live in the Northfield School District.

Distribution Day is Wednesday, August 19th from 11:00 am – 6:00 pm,.  You will be selecting your pickup time at registration and distribution will be at the Northfield Community Resource Center, 1651 Jefferson Parkway, Northfield MN  55057.  Distribution will be at the drive-up tent.  Volunteers will assist you at your vehicle.