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Removing food insecurity as a roadblock to achieving goals

2021-03-23

By Family Centers staff Food is both something distinctly unique to each individual yet a common thread among us all. For someone, food may mean family, connection, culture, love, or…

NeighbReads Book Club

2021-03-17

NeighbReads is a monthly book club centered around topics relevant to Neighborhood House’s work and our communities. Currently virtual, we’ll gather to share our reflections and experiences through a guided…

Cooking up kindness

2021-03-16

Jerry was laid off from his cooking job in March 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and it’s become difficult to make ends meet. After paying his rent each month,…

Marginalized families forced to compromise on education

2021-03-11

A message from Childhood Development Specialist Tracy Pham   One year ago, as the realities of the COVID-19 pandemic set in, the PECE teachers prepared to turn instruction virtual. We…

Preschool program fights food insecurity with healthy snacks and food education

2021-03-02

  By Parent and Early Childhood Education Program Manager Amanda Williams Here’s some food for thought. In 2020, children represented nearly 36% of food shelf visits in Minnesota and nearly…