Below is a list of contributors to the first three years of the Youth First initiative.

Thank YOU for putting Youth First!

$40,000 +

City of Northfield
Mary S. Carlsen & Peter Dahlen

$10,000  – $39,999

$5,000  – $9,999

Service Master by Ayotte

$2,500 – $4,999

Greg & Nancy Carlson
Dave & Missy Donkers
Meleah & Charles Follen
Laura Heiman
David Neuger
Justin & Kristin Stets

$1,000 – $2,499

Joy Amunrud
Beth Berry
Rachel Matney & Fritz Bogott
Marla Erickson
Andrea Hoff
Carolyn Koziolek
Charles & Dianne Kyte
Mary Lewis Grow
Emily and Art Monaghan
Linda Perkins
David Pownell
Liz & Bob Shepley
Noel & Lois Stratmoen

$250 – $999

Mike & Laura Kay Gleason Allen
Joseph & Lynn Baggot
Erin Bailey
Curt Benson
Bluewater Commercial
Jan Burry
Barry & Cindy Carlson
Bob & Cathy Carlson
Alice Carson
Patrice & Steve Ciernia
Bob & Suzannah Ciernia
Elizabeth Ciner
Tonja Clay
David Craft
Jayne Hager Dee & Eric Dee
Vicki & Lee Dilley
Mary Dunnewold
Rick & Kris Estenson
Jim & Shirley Evans
Janice Foley
Dana Graham
Cheryl Hall
Janet Hanson
Penelope Hillemann
Mary & Matthew Hillmann
Doug & June Hiza
Tim Hogan
Kathleen Holmes
IT! Factory Fitness & Wellness (Cindy Boyum)
Heidi & Andy Jaynes
Mark Labenski
Ricky & Carolyn Livingston
Jim Lovrien
Amy Machacek
Making Waves Swim School (Cindy Boyum & Bob Hauck)
Rob Martin
Lisa Mathre
Janet Mitchell
Jane Morrison
Margaret Morrison
Monte Nelson
Sara & Tom Nielsen
Kathy & Randy Olson
Jim & Sue Pokorney
Karen Pownell
Mark & Julie Pritchard
Brett Reese
Bernie Renander
Steve & Susan Sanderson
Jennifer Sawyer
Tanner Schieck
Richard & ReJean Schulte
Geralyn Sheehan
Corrine Smith
Cliff & Cindy Taylor
Alice & Bruce Thomas
Julie Thornton
Mark & Linda Thornton
Laura Tiano
Curtis Tiano
Steve Underdahl
Lynn Vincent
Jennifer & David Wolff

to $249

Pat & David Allen
Linda Blaisdell
Mark & Judy Code
Kevin Dahle
Mark Dukatz
Craig Ellingboe
Sarah Forster
Larry Fowler
Dennis Hanson
Mary Grace Hanson
Nancy & Darin Hegland
Chris Heineman
Margaret Jacobson
Randolph Jennings
Catherine McBride
Diane Notch
Chris Richardson
Peter & Donna Rae Scheffert
Erin Updike
Ben VanGundy
Brisa Zubia

We make every effort to ensure the accurate acknowledgement of donors. This list is of donations and pledges made to Youth First in 2015 to assist with the first three years of this pilot initiative.

If you have updates to this list or would like information on giving opportunities, please call the Northfield Healthy Community Initiative at 507-664-3524 or email