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All Are Welcome

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Recently, President Trump issued his executive order on immigrants and refugees. While we are not yet certain of all the details and implications of this policy, we know that this…

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“Only Love Can Do That”

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In Strength to Love, his 1963 book of collected sermons, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. challenged his readers to do something bold: he asked them confront the hate and prejudice…

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We’re A Service Enterprise!

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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…

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Our Hearth

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For many, the holiday season is a joyous time. Like you, as snow swirls around us, I will gather my loved ones close to celebrate our cherished family traditions and…

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March to the Mailbox

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As temperatures plunge, the commons area at Rivers Edge Academy remains a hotbed of activity. As the entire student body and staff, along with mentors from Neighborhood House’s College Access program, gather together to celebrate their college-bound…

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Hmong New Year

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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,…

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Donate Winter Clothing

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What:  Donate your new or gently-used winter clothing (hats, coats, gloves, scarves etc) to help families in need. Gear for all sizes and ages accepted. Drop-Off Dates: Monday 12/5 and Tuesday…

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Minnesota Quilters Donate 100 Baby Blankets

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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…

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Philando Castile: A Statement of Loss

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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,…

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The Teacher Makes House Calls

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Within seconds of Abeba welcoming Danielle into the apartment, Melat, her 2-year-old daughter is eagerly showing off her new toys. She races up and down the narrow hallway between her…