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Northfield Nonprofits Share Their Stories for Give to the Max Day

We asked and they shared. Here are stories of Northfield-area nonprofits who are asking for your support.

For more than a week now we've been running Local Voices submissions from area nonprofit leaders to help them promote their organizations ahead of Give to the Max Day.

Each year, a 24-hour period—known as Give to the Max Day, which starts at midnight Thursday, Nov. 15, this year—allows for everyone to flex their philanthropic muscle and offers hourly $1,000 bonuses for organizations receiving donations during that time. One $10,000 "golden ticket" bonus will be handed out as well. Also, through local donations, five Northfield-only golden tickets worth $1,000 will be handed out to area nonprofits.

Last year, 47,539 people donated roughly $13.6 million to 4,000 nonprofits statewide during the day.

As promised, we told those who submitted their stories in our Local Voices section that we'd highlight their posts to give them a little extra boost heading into Give to the Max Day.

Be sure to support these and other Northfield-area nonprofits on the big day of giving.

Here are those organizations and posts:

Northfield Healthy Community Initiative

  • Help HCI Meet Its Match—All Donations DOUBLED Thursday for Give to the Max Day

Save the Northfield Depot

  • Give to the Max to Save the Northfield Depot

Northfield Youth Choirs

  • Northfield Youth Choirs Helps Kids 'Find Their Voices'

HOPE Center

  • Give to the Max for HOPE Center

Northfield Montessori

  • The Story of Us

Northfield Senior Center

  • Help the Northfield Senior Center on Give to the Max Day

Women in Northfield Giving Support

  • Join with WINGS to Give to the Max

Vintage Band Festival

  • Vintage Band Music Festival—A Sound Decision for ‘Give to the Max’

Friends of Way Park

  • Partner with Friends of Way Park: Give to the Max

Prairie's Edge Humane Society

  • Max and Maxx Want You to Give to Prairie's Edge Humane Society on Give to the Max Day!
  • Please Give to the Max for the Animals at Prairie's Edge Humane Society

Rice County Habitat for Humanity

  • Build Homes ... Build Community ... One at a Time

Northfield Historical Society

  • Give to the Max for the Northfield Historical Society

Laura Baker Services Association

  • Give to the Max Day
  • Who Gives? Northfield Does!

Cannon River Watershed Partnership

  • Giving TO Northfield

Nerstrand Elementary School

  • Support Nerstrand Elementary School on Give to the Max Day!

River Bend Nature Center

  • Give to the Max for River Bend

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Kristen Craft November 15, 2012 at 01:24 AM
You are missing Greenvale Park Elementary http://givemn.razoo.com/story/Greenvale-Park-Elementary#.UKQ6mX9VUcw.gmail
Corey Butler Jr. November 15, 2012 at 02:05 AM
Thanks, Kristen. The list above is those who shared their stories in our Local Voice section. I also included a link to the nonprofits in the 55057 zip code.

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