The Neighbors, Inc. Board of Directors has announced Dawn Wambeke as its next Executive Director. Dawn will officially join Neighbors on Monday, June 12. “Dawn’s enthusiasm about our mission and her experience developing and implementing strategic plans gave the search committee confidence that she was the right person to lead Neighbors,” said Beth Baumann, Neighbors’ [...]
This months recipes feature a pantry staple: Spaghetti Noodles. From classic Italian recipes to creative fusion creations, spaghetti noodles offer endless culinary possibilities. Whether you're craving a comforting bowl of spaghetti and meatballs, or a hearty spaghetti carbonara, these noodles serve as the perfect base for flavorful sauces and toppings. Click here for recipes in [...]
Neighbors is seeking community volunteers to join their Board of Directors to help steward the legacy of Neighbors and who are dedicated to providing opportunities for our neighbors to thrive. About Neighbors' Board of Directors The board provides governance and leadership support to the organization’s mission, vision and values in accordance with the strategic goals. [...]
Make a Bigger Impact We all want to make the biggest possible impact with our investments. It is the same with charitable giving. Here are some giving tips for those who are still active in the workplace: Payroll giving. America’s Charities says that “Workplace giving is one of the most cost-effective and safe ways to [...]
May’s Newsletter recaps Minnesota FoodShare, Promoting the Health of the Public Achievement Awarded to Susan Schroeder, a list of upcoming events, and a staff highlight. Click here to read the full newsletter.
Check out this months raisin-inspired recipes from The Menu Makers. From sweet Old Fashioned Raisin Cake to a savory Rice with Raisins and Apples. Raisins can add a flavorful touch to a wide range of recipes. Give them a try in your next culinary creation. Click here to read the recipes in English Click here [...]
Jenny Sanford, AFC® When you’re ready to buy a house understanding the process and surrounding yourself with a supportive team can make all the difference. The process takes time and having the right people on your team. Neighbors Financial Empowerment is here to help as you take steps forward. Getting Started – Knowledge is power! [...]
April’s Newsletter spotlights the need for support for Minnesota FoodShare, the job description for Neighbors’ new Executive Director position, National Volunteer Week (April 16-22), how you can show support with a Neighbors Yard Sign, and a new section highlighting Neighbors staff & volunteers. Click here to read the full newsletter.
The Menu Makers are back with April's recipes featuring Fresh Potatoes. From savory roasted hasselbacks to tart lemon sweet potato pie. These are sure to please everyone at the table. Click here to read to read the recipes in English Click here to read the recipes in Spanish Sweet Potato Bread Hasselback Potatoes Sweet Potato [...]
Neighbors' Board of Directors, along with Mighty Consulting, is searching for the next Executive Director of Neighbors, Inc. Neighbors is looking for candidates who will lead and inspire the staff, volunteers, Board and community to advance the mission of providing opportunities for our neighbors to thrive. Click here for the full Neighbors Inc Executive Director [...]
The Menu Makers teamed up and gathered their best recipes for Dried Pinto Beans. Check out these cost-saving recipes to turn your ordinary beans into a delicious dish they whole family will enjoy. Click here for Dried Pinto Bean Recipes (English) Click here for Dried Pinto Beans Recipes (Spanish) Pasta Bean Salad Spicy Pinto Beans [...]
Spending and saving habits naturally change over the course of your lifetime. How we approach money evolves from childhood to retirement. Neighbors is here to support building skills at any stage. Reach out to Neighbors Financial Empowerment Team and take the America Saves Pledge to receive ongoing support through emails and text messages to reach [...]
Paying down debt saves you from paying interest on borrowed money. Consider the Snowball and Avalanche methods. Which is best for you? Want help? Reach out to Neighbors Financial Empowerment Team and take the America Saves Pledge to receive ongoing support through emails and text messages to reach your goals.
March's Newsletter has Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign center stage, an introduction to Neighbors' new Interim Executive Director Donna Dalton, America Saves Week: what it is and how you can get involved, and a sign-up for volunteer drivers. Click here to read the full newsletter.
It is important to save for your major life milestones! Life is exciting, and you always have a choice to make when it comes to spending or saving. Listen in to the conversation for how to prepare for life’s milestones when money is already tight. Want help? Reach out to Neighbors Financial Empowerment Team and [...]
Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign Competition Annual Food & Fund Drive to Benefitting Neighbors, Inc. South St. Paul, MN – Neighbors, Inc. is one of hundreds of food shelves from across the state that will engage in a friendly competition during March to see who can raise the most pounds of food and/or monetary donations. Donations [...]
Does it seem that everyone around you knows the secret to saving successfully except you? It’s not unusual to feel unsure about saving, no matter how much money you earn. Confidence doesn’t necessarily come with having a lot of money. Rather, it comes from building healthy financial habits and using the resources you know are available [...]
The Neighbors Board of Directors is pleased to announce the selection of Mighty Consulting to provide Interim Leadership during the transition from Charlie to our next Executive Director. Mighty Consulting has extensive experience in working with organizations in transition and will be supporting our Board, staff, and community to continue our important work during [...]
This America Saves Week, Neighbors will join together with other organizations across the country in an effort to empower and encourage individuals to take control of their financial futures and meet their goals. Common goals include saving money, reducing debt, and building wealth over time. Each day of America Saves Week Neighbors will provide information, [...]
Looking for a little rice inspiration? This month the Menu Makers highlight 6 of their favorite recipes to help jazz up the brown rice you have at home. Click here for Brown Rice Recipes (English) Haga clic aquí para recetas de arroz integral (Español) Breakfast Rice Pudding Brown Rice with Spinach Brown Rice Fruit [...]