Northfield High School Mock Crash
The Northfield Area Fire & Rescue Services is involved in numerous community events:
Elko Speedway: Northfield Rescue Squad provides EMS services at Elko Speedway. Two firefighters/EMTs staff each week. Proceeds go to the Northfield Rescue Squad Association.
Defeat of Jesse James Days Bingo:Firefighters donate their time to staff the bingo tent. All proceeds to benefit the Northfield Fire and Rescue.
Northfield Rescue Squad Association Duck Race (DJJD event): This is a Northfield Rescue Squad Association Fundraiser
- Bingo, at Dawn's Corner Bar: Beginning Saturday, Sept. 19. Operated under the Northfield Fire Relief Association’s gambling license. One firefighter donates time to call bingo each week. Proceeds benefit NFRA and ultimately the Northfield Rescue Squad Association.
- School visits; Fire Prevention week, Oct. 4010,2015: Firefighters visit each of the elementary schools in Northfield teaching fire prevention. K through 3rd grade students are the target audience.
- Open House for Fire Prevention Week, at the Northfield Fire Station: Community members are invited to the Fire Station for a public open house with demonstrations, refreshments, and a look at the equipment used to protect Northfield and our surrounding communities. Watch for more information as the date approaches.
- Annual Christmas Sharing Spaghetti Dinner: Firefighters donate their time to prep/cook/serve the dinner. Proceeds from this fundraiser are donated to the Northfield Community Action Center, benefiting local youth of the community who would otherwise likely not receive a Christmas present. The dinner is held at the Northfield VFW.
- Fireman's Dance; held annually in February: The Northfield Fire Department hosts the Fireman's Dance at the Grand Event Center, in Northfield. For the past several, the band for the evening has been local country favorite - Lost Highway.
- Spring Food Drive: Together with volunteers from local churches and schools, Northfield Fire and Rescue personnel, drive the residential neighborhoods of Northfield collecting canned goods which they donate to the Northfield Food Shelf for those in need of food.
- Mock Crash; Northfield Prom: Members of the Northfield Fire and Rescue, along with Northfield Senior High School students and with the assistance of various community members and businesses set the stage of a mock crash scene. Students of NSHS watch the scene unfold before their eyes.