About Us

Providing neighborly assistance since 1972

Neighbors, Inc is a 501©(3) nonprofit organization located in South St. Paul MN, providing emergency assistance and supportive assistance programs to low-income community members in the northern Dakota County communities of Inver Grove Heights, South St. Paul, West St. Paul, Mendota Heights, Mendota, Sunfish Lake and Lilydale. Tax ID # 41-1360294.


Transformed communities where all are nourished.


Providing opportunities for our neighbors to thrive by connecting volunteers to people in need.

Board of Directors

Scott Nugent (Chair), Thomson Reuters
Beth Baumann
(Vice Chair), Former Mayor of South St. Paul, Wells Fargo
Gloria Contreras Edin
(Immediate Past Chair), Contreras Edin & Associates, PLLC
Dave Paton (Treasurer), Oak Ridge Financial
John Bennett,  21st Century Bank
Holly Brannan, Student and former South St. Paul Kaposia Days Ambassador
RJ Cetnarowski, Vermillion Bank
Juliette Francis, Science Museum of Minnesota
Bill Flatley, Open Systems Technology and South St. Paul City Council
Stacia Hamilton, Dakota County Social Services
Shari Hansen, Heartstone Decluttering
Anne S. Johnson, M.B.A., Dakota County Technical College
Gwendolyn Labovitch, Ecolab
Sandra Lee Perez, Mi Familia Child Care Center
Leesa Soderlind, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
Jaime Witte, McCracken Management Consulting

The Neighbors Board of Directors meets every other month on the second Monday beginning 5 p.m.
Meetings are held at Neighbors, Inc.


Neighbors Annual Report

Neighbors 990 Report

Neighbors Recent Audit