Hands On Local Projects

  • 2014 Signature Project - MIRA Computer Project. Click here for the whole story. Click here for technical details.
  • Dictionary Project - provides personal dictionaries to all Richfield public and private school third graders. Click here for photos. Click here to see donors.
  • Literacy Initiative - supports literacy development of Richfield children and youth at the preschool and middle school level. Click here for details.
  • S.T.R.I.V.E. - provides "success education" and mentors for underachieving students. Click here for photos.
  • Richfield Safety Camp - teaches personal and community safety to elementary age children.
  • Rich Harvest Food Program - working with Richfield United Methodist Church to distribute free groceries on the fourth Saturday of each month.  Click here for photos.

Financial Support for Local Projects

  • Southdale YMCA Youth programs - camp scholarships, leadership training and purchase of a van.
  • Opportunity Partners - provides job training for persons with developmental challenges.
  • Richfield History Center - provides safekeeping for historical artifacts and records.
  • Scholarships - given to Richfield High School and Holy Angels Academy seniors. Click here for recipient photos.
  • Richfield School Musical Instrument Program - loans instruments to students for the duration of their school career.
  • Warm Hands, Warm Heads, Warm Hearts - provides mittens and hats for needy children.
  • VEAP - supports local assistance program which provides, food, rent and utility assistance, and transportation
  • Prison Ministries - sponsors regular visits to prisons to help inmates improve their outlook.
  • Camp Enterprise - sponsors two DECCA students for a business skills retreat.