Home/Donate
13 10, 2016

Neighbors, Inc. Executive Director Announces Retirement

2016-10-13T14:21:50+00:00 October 13th, 2016|Communities, Donate, Donors, From Our CEO, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, Neighbors Staff, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, Volunteer, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

John Kemp, executive director of Neighbors, Inc., has informed the Board of Directors of his plan to retire. His last day with the organization will be April 15, 2017. “Making the decision to retire was one of the more difficult decisions in my life and, once it was made, it was even more difficult to [...]

6 10, 2016

Give Back Before Giving Thanks

2016-10-06T15:06:07+00:00 October 6th, 2016|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Food Shelf, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, Programs, South Saint Paul, Volunteer, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

Start your holiday off right and join Neighbors for the Walk to End Hunger on Thanksgiving morning at the Mall of America! Since 2008, the Walk has raised more than $1,200,000 to fight hunger in the Twin Cities metro area, where one in five families with children don’t have enough to eat. Think hunger isn’t [...]

3 10, 2016

2016 Duck Races: Prize Winners

2016-10-03T08:29:00+00:00 October 3rd, 2016|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, Volunteer, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

Congratulations to all the winners at this year's Great Neighbors' Duck Races on October 1! Prizes may be picked up at Neighbors, Inc. during regular business hours beginning Monday, October 3. FINAL RACE One-year lease on a Jeep Renegade: Jose R. Golf package for two at Inver Wood Golf Course: Vern and Patricia W. Mall [...]

8 09, 2016

Name the Shelf!

2016-09-22T08:25:54+00:00 September 8th, 2016|Communities, Donate, Food Shelf, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, Neighbors Staff, News, Northern Dakota County, Programs, South Saint Paul, Volunteer, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

What do you see when you look at this picture? Sure, it’s a shelf with produce, but it goes beyond that. Donated by one of our volunteers, it’s also a favorite stop during each shopping visit. Some days – particularly at this time of year – it may be stocked with fresh from the garden [...]

6 09, 2016

Great Neighbors’ Duck Races: October 1

2016-09-06T09:03:55+00:00 September 6th, 2016|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, Programs, South Saint Paul, Things to do in the Neighborhood, Volunteer, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

Grand-prize winner will receive a one-year Jeep lease Quack, quack! The Great Neighbors’ Duck Races are back and this year’s grand prize is one you won’t want to miss – a one-year lease on a Jeep. The fun begins at 11 a.m. on Saturday, October 1, during South St. Paul’s On The Road Again festival [...]

1 09, 2016

Neighbors News: Summer 2016

2016-09-16T10:39:04+00:00 September 1st, 2016|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, Programs, South Saint Paul, Volunteer, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

Find the latest news and information from Neighbors in our quarterly newsletter. The print version also includes our 2015 Annual Report. NOTE: Since the newsletter hit mailboxes a bit later than anticipated, the deadline for the survey ("Tell Us What You Think!") has been extended until September 26. Sorry for the confusion!

19 07, 2016

Challenge yourself to end hunger

2016-07-19T16:11:07+00:00 July 19th, 2016|Donate, Donors, Events, Food Shelf, News, Programs, Resources for Low Income|

Accept the 2016 Food Shelf Challenge from Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless and Neighbors, Inc. this July. You can make a difference for hungry families in our community Minnesota summers were made for trips to the cabin, boat rides on the lake and farmers market outings, not food shelf visits. But that’s [...]

22 06, 2016

Taps & Apps event rescheduled

2016-06-22T12:00:15+00:00 June 22nd, 2016|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, Volunteer, West Saint Paul|

Given the possibility of strong storms during the time of our Taps & Apps event this evening (June 22), we have decided to postpone since part of the space is outdoors. It has been rescheduled for Wednesday, July 27, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Wabasha Brewing Company. We apologize for the change, but hope [...]

6 06, 2016

Taps & Apps at Wabasha Brewing Company

2016-06-06T16:15:44+00:00 June 6th, 2016|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, Things to do in the Neighborhood, Volunteer, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

Happy hour benefit event moves to new location Beer flights, appetizers, games and a silent auction – all in a great new space to benefit Neighbors, Inc.! Plus, the Potter’s Pasties food truck will be parked outside selling delicious pasties and pies. Join us for a fun-filled evening at Taps & Apps on Wednesday, June [...]

19 05, 2016

Announcing ‘Delbert 2016’

2016-05-20T16:17:16+00:00 May 19th, 2016|Clothes Closet, Come As You Are (CAYA), Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Food Shelf, Holiday Programs, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, Neighbors Staff, News, Northern Dakota County, Programs, Resources for Low Income, South Saint Paul, Volunteer, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

It is with great excitement that I – Delbert the Duck – announce my campaign to bring awareness about some important issues facing our community! For those who don’t know me, I represent Neighbors, Inc., a local non-profit that provides emergency assistance programs to low-income members of northern Dakota County. This includes providing people with [...]

11 05, 2016

Giving back through your garden

2016-05-11T14:11:36+00:00 May 11th, 2016|Communities, Donate, Donors, Food Shelf, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, Programs, South Saint Paul, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

Don’t you love this time of year, when the landscape starts turning green and the flowers are in bloom? Now is also the time when many are starting to plant their gardens with fruits and vegetables to harvest later in the season – including Neighbors! We have four planters on-site that are maintained by a [...]

4 05, 2016

Stamp Out Hunger food drive is May 14

2016-05-04T08:51:40+00:00 May 4th, 2016|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Food Shelf, News, Programs, South Saint Paul, West Saint Paul|

Saturday, May 14, is the Stamp Out Hunger food drive. Each year across the country, mail carriers help their local food shelves by collecting food donations -- and all you have to do to participate is leave a bag or box of food next to your mailbox before your mail is delivered! Your mail carrier will pick [...]

1 04, 2016

April Menu Makers: dried lentils

2016-04-01T11:29:50+00:00 April 1st, 2016|Communities, Donate, Donors, Food Shelf, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, Programs, South Saint Paul, Volunteer, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

This month, Menu Makers is featuring dried lentils and this item might just be more versatile than you think! From soup to smoothies, these little legumes are high in protein and fiber. Want to give them a try? Check out these recipes.

18 03, 2016

Great Neighbors’ Food Fight: Jerseys

2016-03-18T15:20:05+00:00 March 18th, 2016|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, Things to do in the Neighborhood, West Saint Paul|

Participating in the Great Neighbors' Food Fight? Don't forget that Sunday is the last day to get your burgers, and voting is open until April 1 at www.neighborsmn.org/event/great-neighbors-food-fight! Here's the last installment from our guest blogger. Matt, thanks for taking the time to share your Food Fight experiences! For my fifth and final stop on what [...]

17 03, 2016

Great Neighbors’ Food Fight: 5-8 Grill & Tap

2016-03-17T09:21:23+00:00 March 17th, 2016|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, West Saint Paul|

Guest blogger Matt recently stopped in to the 5-8 Grill & Tap. Here's what he had to say about his visit: When I saw that the 5-8 Grill & Tap was on the Food Fight list, I anxiously anticipated my visit there for two reasons. First, I knew that the original 5-8 in Minneapolis is [...]

15 03, 2016

Great Neighbors’ Food Fight: Mississippi Pub

2016-03-15T09:04:54+00:00 March 15th, 2016|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, West Saint Paul|

Check out the report from our guest blogger Matt's latest burger stop and don't forget -- March 20 is the last day to use those burger cards! For my next stop, I chose the Mississippi Pub, which is literally on the Old Miss itself in Inver Grove Heights, just across from the refinery. The restaurant [...]

1 03, 2016

Minnesota FoodShare month is here!

2016-03-02T11:17:49+00:00 March 1st, 2016|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Food Shelf, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, Programs, South Saint Paul, Volunteer, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

It’s time for a different kind of food fight! Did you know that one in 10 Minnesotans doesn’t have enough food? Or that Neighbors’ food shelf serves about 550 people a month? Hunger is an issue in our community that can’t be ignored. Want to help? March is the perfect time to throw some food [...]

24 02, 2016

Great Neighbors’ Food Fight: B-52 Burgers & Brew

2016-02-24T13:54:11+00:00 February 24th, 2016|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, West Saint Paul|

Check out the report from our guest blogger Matt's latest burger stop: For my next stop, I chose B-52 Burgers & Brew in Inver Grove Heights along -- you guessed it -- Highway 52. This place has a great atmosphere, with comfortable booths and many huge TVs along the walls. That might be part of the [...]

Load More Posts