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Bina’s Story

2017-07-26

  Bina and her family came to St. Paul in pursuit of a safer, stable life. Despite earning a degree from her home country, she had to restart her educational pursuits upon moving…

Ameer’s Story

Ameer is one of many talented Neighborhood House youth participants, gaining confidence to pursue his interests and be a leader for other young minds in the community. I have been…

Saba’s Story

After immigrating to the United States, Saba lost her husband. She worked tirelessly on her education while taking care of her children as a single parent. Upon finding Neighborhood House,…

Aberash’s Story

Almost as soon as Aberash moved to the United States, she was at risk of eviction. Through a Neighborhood House Family Center, she found help for not only paying rent, but also…

Elle’s Story

Elle moved to St. Paul and came to Neighborhood House in search of college opportunities. Today, she’s on her way to becoming an entrepreneur. It’s hard to imagine where life…

Remembering Paul Wellstone

2017-07-21

Paul Wellstone was born 73 years ago on July 21, 1944 to Leon and Minnie Wellstone, Jewish refugees from Russia. Best known as a beloved Minnesota senator, Paul was also…

GRIP Youth Tour Historically Black Colleges and Universities

2017-07-17

As soon as he stepped into the Tuskegee University Chapel – with its century-old pews and stained glass – Airrion Williams could instantly describe the atmosphere of this Alabama university:…

2017 School Supplies Drive

Neighborhood House is hosting our annual School Supplies Drive to benefit participant families! Here are the items we are collecting: Elementary School Backpacks Notebooks Folders Pens Pencils Middle/High School Supplies…

Intern Spotlight: Sarah Fleming

2017-07-11

Graduate student and Neighborhood House intern Sarah Fleming didn’t always know where her social work career would take her. Now, she’s not only a Neighborhood House program coordinator, but also…