Neighbors is a non-profit, social-service agency serving the northern Dakota County communities of Inver Grove Heights, South St. Paul, West St. Paul, Mendota Heights, Mendota, Sunfish Lake and Lilydale. Primarily through the service of volunteers, Neighbors provides emergency assistance and supportive assistance programs. Neighbors was established by local churches in 1972.
Board of Directors
Brian Counihan, Senior IT Project Manager, Thompson Reuters
Gloria Contreras Edin, Owner and Managing Attorney, Contreras Edin & Associates, PLLC
Holly Ekwochi, Student
Deborah Engfer, Branch Manager, MidWestOne Bank
Pastor Katie Estes, First Presbyterian Church
Juliette Francis, Vice President, Human Resources, Science Museum of Minnesota
Marlene Kazmierczak, Volunteer, Neighbors, Inc.
Greg Kuntz, Realtor, RE/MAX Specialists
Gwendolyn Labovitch, Customer Service Representative, Ecolab
Tom Leonard, Owner, Fury Motors
Pastor Ed Nelson, Centro Cristiano Nueva Esperanza (New Hope Christian Center)
Jacob Niewinski, Youth Minister, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
Jodee Paape, Partner, Jodee Paape & Associates
Dave Paton, RBC Wealth Management
Pastor Leesa Soderlind, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
Dan Warner, Warner Law Offices
You can download our 2015 Annual Report here.