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Baby shower for community members 

2019-11-20

Seeing how her grandson, George, came into the world, Jean King was struck by how lucky he was. He was celebrated with multiple baby showers, received high-end baby gear, and…

A Better Kind of Food Shelf Model

2019-10-23

You may know that food shelves are based on different models. A standardized food box model is when a food shelf puts together a standard box or bag filled with…

Amazing Alejandro

2019-07-24

Alejandro came to the US from Mexico City in 2014. When he came here, Alejandro started out living with a friend for three months and working a temp job to…

The third time’s the charm

2019-06-28

For 23 years, Mike Bauer had a dream to become a high school graduate. And because of his classes at Neighborhood House, he’s on his way. Mike said that he…

2019 Constance Currie Scholars

2019-06-26

  Constance Currie was the executive director and face of Neighborhood House from 1918-1957—nearly 40 years of service! Two years after her tenure ended in 1959, the Constance Currie Education…

Meet Lee Bunge

2019-05-28

Do you know what a Grain Train is? For Lee Bunge, it is the result of a summer’s hard work. For those of you who don’t know what it is,…

Mother-daughter volunteer team making a difference at Neighborhood House

2019-05-17

A few years back, Deb Costanzo decided she wanted to volunteer to make a difference in something she cared about: immigration. She knew she wanted to give back in some…

Adult Education student Mu Chi wins literacy award

2019-04-30

Each year, the Minnesota Literacy Council holds an awards ceremony to recognize adult literacy students and their achievements. This year, Adult Education student Mu Chi will be awarded Minnesota Literacy…

From Neighborhood House kid to committee chair

2019-03-28

  Constance Currie was the executive director and face of Neighborhood House from 1918-1957, and to this day, her determination and leadership still have a positive and lasting effect on…

March Food Drive Madness!

2019-03-27

Be like May St. Paul area resident Miss May Cederberg wanted to celebrate her 95th birthday in a unique way. She decided she didn’t want gifts (“At my age, you…