Healthy Community Initiative

Thriving Youth. Thriving Community.


Mark Code is April Making A Difference Recipient

April 27, 2009

Mark Code is the April recipient of the HCI Making a Difference Award. The award celebrates groups and individuals in Northfield who have a positive impact on youth.

A retired Northfield School District educator, Mark’s volunteer efforts include mentoring youth, assisting with classroom research projects at the Northfield Historical Society, reading enrichment with fourth grade students, and ongoing projects for the Northfield Community Action Center. Mark also gives time to the Northfield Food Shelf ,the Christmas Sharing Program and the Northfield Senior Center.

The Healthy Community Initiative and the Northfield News present the Making a Difference Award cooperatively. If you know an individual or group that you would like to nominate for this award, visit for guidelines and an application.