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Dedicated Volunteers from Kaposia

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Each Friday for the last ten years, clients from Kaposia (a local non-profit serving those with cognitive and developmental disabilities) have volunteered at the Wellstone Center Food Market. When the…

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Finding a Place that Feels Like Home

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Originally from Ethiopia, Rihana and her family have been in the US for ten years. As with most immigrant families, she said that adjusting to life in Minnesota was a…

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Ensuring a Bright Start for All

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When it was time for their son Daniel to begin a kindergarten-readiness program, Blessing and Baba Samuel found that there was a shortage of affordable kindergarten-readiness programs. They tried to…

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Creating Second Chances

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Raised in a household with addiction and trauma, it would seem unlikely that Shatara Carpenter could lead a successful life. And, for a long while, she didn’t. Shatara faced many…

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Summer Youth Programs

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June 11 – August 31, 2018   This year will include twelve weeks of summer programs, June 11-August 31. One of the great things this year is that the last…

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Race: The Power of an Illusion Screenings

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  Join us for a three-part PBS documentary and discussion about race, privilege, policy and justice. Events will be held at Neighborhood House, 179 Robie Ave. E. in St. Paul….

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Get motivated by the match!

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Hear why Board Member Stephanie Wolkin has donated to the March Food Drive and why she’ll match your donation. Join us in the fight against hunger by:     

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Bonus Thursdays have begun

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On March 1, our Food Market in the Wellstone building had its first Bonus Thursday event.  With the help of incredible staff, senior aides, interns, and volunteers, we had a…

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A Day in the Life of Volunteers at Neighborhood House

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  April is National Volunteer Month, when the work of volunteers is celebrated across the country. Neighborhood House enjoys the assistance of many volunteers to help us achieve our mission…

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Students prepare for Days on the Hill

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Recently, 20 of our youth were part of a group learning and discussion about local government to prepare for the upcoming Days on the Hill event in March. Kaying Thao,…