Faribault Teen Outreach Program (TOP) girls took a trip to Feed My Starving Children in Faribault. Beforehand, the girls decorated their own Mason jars and collected coins over a week's period to be donated to FMSC. They made fundraising for FMSC into a competition to see who could raise the most coins. The first place [...]
Charlie Mandile, HealthFinders’ Executive Director, made his way to Washington, D.C. recently to attend the HealthRise Global Stakeholders Conference. This past year, HealthFinders was awarded a HealthRise Grant through the Medtronic Foundation. HFC was selected as one of three organizations in Minnesota and one of six worldwide to receive the grant. The goal of the [...]
HealthFinders' very own Clinical Services Manager, Daisey Sanchez, received an "Unsung Hero" award by the Faribault Daily News! Every day, she goes above and beyond for the underserved in the Faribault community. She will stay late, will reach out, and connect members of the community to each other. Most of all, she really cares about [...]
Our Pura Vida Program Lead, Juliana Lima, and her team of interns attended Healthy Kids Day with the Northfield YMCA, on April 30th, 2016! Attendees and kids did "jumping-jacks" and played "Spin the Wheel" for fruit as their prize to take home! We gave away 130+ fruit bags! Juliana said, "I have never done so many jumping jacks in [...]
HealthFinders teamed-up with Banadir Restaurant in downtown Faribault to create traditional Somalian food, in order to expand our food-choices thru our Diabetes Program for the Somalian population! Anne Doering, Medical Student at the University of Minnesota; Yakub Aden, HealthFinders' Community Health Worker; and HealthFinders' Nurse Practitioner, Emily Carroll headed a few doors down to Banadir to pick-up the [...]
Just one of our many fun items for our Live Auction at our upcoming Gala Fundraiser, April 22, 2016 at The Grand Event Center! In the Community, For the Community Get Your Tickets now, click RSVP Tickets are selling Fast! Learn more info. about this year's Gala! A big Thank YOU to the City of Northfield Municipal Liquor Store [...]
As of April 1st we will be closing our Dundas location and moving clinic services to our Northfield location (in the Sterling Drug building) on Division Street.
On January 26, HealthFinders Collaborative held the first-ever free dental clinic at Greenvale Park Elementary School.