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We’re A Service Enterprise!

2017-01-09

Neighborhood House is excited to announce that we have been certified by Points of Light as a Service Enterprise! A Service Enterprise is an organization that effectively leverages volunteers and their skills throughout…

Hmong New Year

2016-11-30

In Laos, the Hmong New Year was an annual gathering to celebrate the end of the harvest season. Villagers would come together in their finest Hmong clothing to feast, dance,…

Minnesota Quilters Donate 100 Baby Blankets

2016-07-22

In January, Martha Eaves lost her 17-year-old grandson Joe to a longtime respiratory ailment. His favorite blanket, a quilt she had made for him when he was a baby, remained…

Philando Castile: A Statement of Loss

2016-07-07

These words are not enough. They could never be enough. Two days ago, Philando Castile was a living, breathing man with dreams, ambition, and a story of his own. Today,…

A New Approach to Fighting Hunger

2015-11-23

       Earlier this year, we hit a big milestone in reimagining how Neighborhood House meets the needs of immigrants, refugees, and community members struggling with food insecurity. The…

Pizza with a Side of Mentorship

2015-10-22

What did you want to be when you were younger? An astronaut? Doctor? Perhaps an auto mechanic or archeologist in the mold of Indiana Jones.  Determining a career path can…

Governor Dayton Speaks Minnesotan with a Global Accent

2015-09-30

“It’s one thing to read in class, but he is a very important man and I am nervous, maybe I should mail it?” Guillermo Castillo, a student in the Advanced…