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Remembering Paul Wellstone

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Paul Wellstone was born 73 years ago on July 21, 1944 to Leon and Minnie Wellstone, Jewish refugees from Russia. Best known as a beloved Minnesota senator, Paul was also…

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GRIP Youth Tour Historically Black Colleges and Universities

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As soon as he stepped into the Tuskegee University Chapel – with its century-old pews and stained glass – Airrion Williams could instantly describe the atmosphere of this Alabama university:…

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2017 School Supplies Drive

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Neighborhood House is hosting our annual School Supplies Drive to benefit participant families! Here are the items we are collecting: Elementary School Backpacks Notebooks Folders Pens Pencils Middle/High School Supplies…

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Intern Spotlight: Sarah Fleming

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Graduate student and Neighborhood House intern Sarah Fleming didn’t always know where her social work career would take her. Now, she’s not only a Neighborhood House program coordinator, but also…

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Hunger and Homeless Days on the Hill

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This past week, Neighborhood House participated in two legislative “days on the hill” to advocate for causes central to our work in the community. Staff, participants, and volunteers spent a…

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Can Minnesota Irrigate Its Food Deserts?

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Imagine you live in a neighborhood where your nearest source of food is a fast food restaurant or gas station, and the closest grocery store is over a mile away….

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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…