About Us

Annual Report

Annual Report 2022-2023

Complete Donor List 2022-2023

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.


Neighbors is a pillar of support and unity in our community and is well known as a place for individuals to turn to for help. We focus on meeting immediate needs while empowering individuals to move towards self-sufficiency.


Neighbors helping neighbors build stability to increase opportunity and well-being.

Core Values: Inclusion & Respect

Neighbors, Inc. does not discriminate against anyone for any reason. It is of utmost importance that each person, client, volunteer, donor and employee that encounters Neighbors is treated with respect and served without judgement. Each person has their own opinions, beliefs, way of life, and manner of being. We do not interject, advise, or impose one opinion over another. We all share a responsibility to be shining examples of justice, respect, and compassion as the norm.

Board of Directors

Anne S. Johnson (Chair), M.B.A., Dakota County Technical College
Beth Baumann (Immediate Past Chair and Interim Treasurer), Former Mayor of South St. Paul, Wells Fargo
Dave Wright (Vice-Chair), Retired: Newmark
Honora Rodriguez (Secretary), Dakota County Library
Connie Walker, Retired Community Member
John Bennett, 21st Century Bank
Shari Hansen, Heartstone Decluttering, formerly at Pfizer
Sandra Lee Perez, Mi Familia Child Care Center
Scott Nugent, Target Corporation & Retired: Thomson Reuters
Nicole Rademaker, Open Systems Technologies
Bob Arnold, HealtheMed – Founder and Volunteer
Shannon Ahren, Vermillion State Bank
Ken Krick, Retired: Corporate retail and Volunteer
Dennis Van Norman, Van Norman & Associates Inc.

The Neighbors Board of Directors meets every other month on the third Monday beginning at 5 p.m.


Annual Report 2021-22

Annual Report 2022-2023

2022-2023 Neighbors 990