Red Rock Run 10K Race Results
July 13, 2021
Congratulations to everyone who participated in the 2021 Red Rock Run 10K! The Nashwauk Area Community Fund was overjoyed to bring back the event this year, held on July 4th. Take a look below to find out overall race results and results by division.  ... 'Keep Reading'
Red Rock Run 10K – 4th of July Race
June 2, 2021
Sponsored by Nashwauk Area Community Fund and local businesses, the Red Rock Run 10K will be held on Sunday, July 4th. The fee for participating is $20.00. The race starts in Nashwauk and ends in Keewatin. T-shirts are provided and water is also pr... 'Keep Reading'
Congratulations, scholarship recipients!
May 26, 2021
The Nashwauk Area Community Fund is excited to announce this year's scholarship recipients for higher education! These students have worked diligently to each earn a $1,000 scholarship. Chloe Williams volunteers locally, plays various sports, and i... 'Keep Reading'
NACF donates calculators to Nashwauk High School Science Lab
May 19, 2021
Science is a hands-on subject. Students need to experiment, make observations, collect data, and find the results. However, the Nashwauk High School science lab lacked adequate supplies to allow for proper Covid-19 safety precautions during the pandemic.... 'Keep Reading'
NACF Gives Back to the Nashwauk Public Library
April 22, 2021
COVID-19 restrictions have presented a challenge for the Nashwauk Public Library. Materials need to be sanitized as they go out and especially as they return. Library Director Julie Stolp commented “Funding or maintaining our media, will directly affect... 'Keep Reading'
Nashwauk Area Community Fund reaches goal of $1 million
March 25, 2021
It started off with an idea from Nashwauk resident, Marion Kumpula, in the year 2000 and ended with a Community Fund of more than $1 million in December 2020. In twenty years, Nashwauk residents and other supporters of the Nashwauk Area Community Fund we... 'Keep Reading'
NACF Provides New Swings for the Keewatin City Park
January 14, 2021
The Keewatin Police Departments' Bike Safety Program submitted a grant application for the City of Keewatin during the 2020 grant season. The Nashwaulk Area Community Fund is proud to support the Keewatin community with safe, new playground equipment for ... 'Keep Reading'
July 19, 2020
We at the Nashwauk Area Community Fund are excited this year to award higher education scholarships.  Spenser Engel was awarded $1000 and plans to attend UMD to study Biology.  Lexi Clusiau received a $500 scholarship and plans to also attend UM... 'Keep Reading'
Angling - It's Part of #nashwaukcommunity
March 4, 2020
Spartan Angling is a class at Nashwauk High School dedicated to the betterment of youth angling in NE Minnesota and are pioneers in the craft.  The goal is to equip youth anglers to be stewards of Minnesota's waters by teaching them the art and science o... 'Keep Reading'
NACF Loves Libraries
January 26, 2020
The Nashwauk Area Community Fund loves serving our community.  Providing grants to our communities' libraries is a joy as we know the impact that books have on children.  It is our pleasure that we were able to give $2,500 grants to both the Nas... 'Keep Reading'
$1000 Granted toward ISD 319 Character Challenge Program
September 24, 2019
Nashwauk Keewatin High School started the school year with a great postive message. The Character Challenge Program held on September 3, 2019 helped to set the tone of the new year that NKHS is a welcoming environment, focused on building a positive c... 'Keep Reading'
NACF Donated $1000 to the Keewatin Elementary Bike Safety Program
July 14, 2019
Participate in the Red Rock Race
June 17, 2019
Red Rock Run – 4th of July race Sponsored by Nashwauk Area Community Fund and local businesses The race is run between Nashwauk and Keewatin – starts in Nashwauk and ends in Keewatin Fee is $15.00 – registration starts at 7:00 at the Me... 'Keep Reading'
$1000 Donated to Titans Cross Country Club for Warmups
May 7, 2019
The GNK cross country booster club submitted a grant application with the goal of purchasing team warm ups. The club specified that the warm-ups would belong to the program, not to the individual athletes, thus extending the use of the items in future... 'Keep Reading'
Nashwauk Home Sport Travel Show April 12-13, 2019
April 4, 2019
Nashwauk Area Community Fund will have a booth at the 34th Annual Nashwauk Home, Sport, and Travel Show.  There will be great food, kids activities, home made goods, and a wide range of vendors to see and learn more about.  Come and find out how NAC... 'Keep Reading'
NACF donates $1000 to ElderCircle Bone Builders Fitness and Exercise
February 25, 2019
Are you a senior?  Have a parent or grandparent in the Nashwauk area?   If you aren't familiar with Bone Builders, NACF has supported the organization for many years because of its significant impact on the well-being of the seniors in the Nashwau... 'Keep Reading'
NKHS receives a grant for the Character Challenge Program to Purchase Spartan Spirit Wear for Teachers & Students
January 27, 2019
Along with supporting the NKHS Character Development Program, the Nashwauk Area Community Fund also provided a $1,063 grant to help gift each student and NKHS staff member a SPARTAN STRONG shirt with a message on the back which supports the Ch... 'Keep Reading'
November 12th - 2018 Grant Decision - Final Meeting
November 4, 2018
The Nashwauk Area Community Fund will be holding a meeting on November 12, 2018 to make grant decisions for all of the applications submitted.  Be on the lookout for information being posted about the grant winners.
Come Celebrate with us!
October 2, 2018
The Nashwauk Area Community Fund balance is over $760,000! Join us for an evening of conversation as we hear from the original board advisors. Hear their story.  Share your story. Wednesday, October 24, 2018 MJ's Resort and Lodge 28179 East Shore ... 'Keep Reading'
NKHS Character Development Program
September 5, 2018
On Septeber 5, 2018, Travis Guida and Ron Wilson, aka "Kaboose" presented a high energy, interactive team building program for all staff and students that kicked off the school year on the 2nd day of classes. The morning began with the staff, wearing... 'Keep Reading'
Nashwauk Area Community Fund Supported 61 Girls
July 16, 2018
The ISD 319 Spartan K-6 girls' basketball had 61 girls participate during the 2017-2018 school year. Each grade level practiced 2 times per week. Grades k-6 played at half time of varsity games, and Grades 4-6 had other tournaments and games as well. ... 'Keep Reading'
ISD 319 Spartan After School Fun Club extends educational day for students
June 18, 2018
The program received a $5,000 grant from NACF. The Spartan After School Fun Club provides enrichment and quality supervision for children from kindergarten through sixth grade after school. Daily events include academics, enrichment, fun activities... 'Keep Reading'
Find Out How Families Get Groceries at Neighbors Helping Neighbors
May 16, 2018
Our trusty board member, Robin Gangl, went out to find out how families get groceries at Neighbors Helping Neighbors.  Neighbors Helping Neighbors received a grant from the Nashwauk Area Community Fund during the 2017-2018 grant cycle.  Watch and Lear... 'Keep Reading'
Attend the 33rd Annual Nashwauk Home, Sport & Travel Show
March 20, 2018
****Purchase Raffle tickets at our booth for a chance to win a homemade quilt donated by Robin Gangl!!*** Come visit our booth and find out how the Nashwauk Area Community Fund is impacting the Nashwauk Communuity. 33rd Annual Nashwauk Home, ... 'Keep Reading'
Nashwauk Area Community Fund Grant Given to Neighbors Helping Neighbors
March 18, 2018
The Neighbors Helping Neighbors Food Shelf (NHN) is a well-known local food shelf in the Nashwauk community.  The Food Shelf distributes over 5,000 pounds of food and essentials monthly to approximately 190 households. Neighbors helping Neighbors ... 'Keep Reading'
Grand Rapids Area Community Foundation Scholarship deadline approaching soon
March 1, 2018
 The deadline to submit a Grand Rapids Area Community Foundation scholarship applications is March 15. There are so many great scholarships.  If you or anyone you know is interested in getting any education or training this fall, please encourage... 'Keep Reading'
Nashwauk Community Fund Supports Bone Builders with a 2017 Grant
February 21, 2018
Bone Builders, a program of ElderCircle, helps to maintain the independence of older adults by linking them and their caregivers to services, which enable them to stay in their homes longer. Bone Builders is a no-impact, non-aerobic exercise progra... 'Keep Reading'
N-K Band Receives a $5,000 Donation from Nashwauk Community Fund to Purchase Instruments
February 12, 2018
The NK bands are the largest student group in the Nashwauk-Keewatin School District. They serve a diverse population of students at Nashwauk-Keewatin and have around 40% of the high school student body participating in the band program, and it’s gro... 'Keep Reading'

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