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Marginalized families forced to compromise on education

News

A message from Childhood Development Specialist Tracy Pham   One year ago, as the realities of the COVID-19 pandemic set in, the PECE teachers prepared to turn instruction virtual. We…

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Preschool program fights food insecurity with healthy snacks and food education

Stories

  By Parent and Early Childhood Education Program Manager Amanda Williams Here’s some food for thought. In 2020, children represented nearly 36% of food shelf visits in Minnesota and nearly…

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Providing in-person support for distance learning

Stories

  In response to the challenges families and students face as a result of COVID-19 and the switch to distance learning, Neighborhood House has partnered with Comcast to create the…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Charlie Nance

Stories

  When COVID-19 began, Charlie was furloughed from his job in IT. Seeking to help the community in a meaningful way, Charlie went to VolunteerMatch.com to look for opportunities, and…

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Welcoming Latino Leadership

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Neighborhood House is welcoming a new, but existing, program into its repertoire: the Latino Leadership Program.  The program is for Latinx who want to strengthen their skills and connections so…

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Reaching her dream with strength and determination

Stories

During one of her regular trips to El Burrito Mercado on the west side of St. Paul, Neysla learned about the adult education classes at Neighborhood House, located across the…

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URGENT: Do not send your ballot in the mail

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If you have not already done so, do not send your ballot in the mail! It will not arrive in time for it to be counted. In a ruling issued…

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Winter Gear Drive & Distribution

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Winter Gear Drive Neighborhood House is collecting new and lightly used winter clothing items to distribute to St. Paul families this season. We are accepting boots, hats, gloves, scarves, coats,…

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Delivering stories: mobile library

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Since students aren’t able to learn on our campus right now, Neighborhood House’s youth library has gone mobile. Every other Friday, the literacy team climbs into big white vans packed…

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Seeding Food Security

Stories

Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, more than 450,000 Minnesotans didn’t have consistent access to nutritious food. This number has been increasing year after year since food insecurity spiked during the…