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1 08, 2017

August Menu Makers: applesauce, raisins and zucchini

2017-08-01T08:06:51+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Communities, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, West Saint Paul|

This month, Menu Makers has some great recipes using pantry staples and fresh, seasonal produce! Check them out by clicking here.

13 06, 2017

Join us for Taps & Apps!

2017-06-15T09:48:08+00:00 June 13th, 2017|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|

Join us again for a fun-filled evening of beer, appetizers, lawn games and a silent auction on July 11 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Wabasha Brewing Company! Admission includes two tasty glasses of brew from Wabasha's tap selection, as well as delicious appetizers from the Neighbors 2017 Food Fight Champion - Cherokee Tavern. New [...]

1 06, 2017

June Menu Makers: Side Dishes

2017-06-01T11:58:35+00:00 June 1st, 2017|Communities, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, West Saint Paul|

Chicken noodle soup is a classic, so this month we're featuring a selection of side dishes that are out of this world! Check them out here.

14 04, 2017

A big ‘THANK YOU’

2017-05-11T11:19:07+00:00 April 14th, 2017|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, Volunteer, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

Once again, we are humbled by the support we received from the community during the Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign. This year, we collected a combined total of 324,859 pounds/dollars to help feed our neighbors in need. To everyone who donated, volunteered and helped spread the word, thank you! We are so grateful.

13 04, 2017

Meet Charlie!

2017-05-11T10:59:07+00:00 April 13th, 2017|Communities, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, Neighbors Staff, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, Video, West Saint Paul|

Want to learn more about Charlie Thompson, Neighbors' new president and CEO? Check out this story by Town Square Television!

3 04, 2017

April Menu Makers: Whole Wheat Pasta & Spaghetti Sauce

2017-05-11T10:59:56+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|News|

Ever wonder about the benefits of whole wheat? Since this month's Menu Makers recipes are highlighting whole wheat pasta and spaghetti sauce, here's a little food for thought. Whole wheat products: provide lasting energy help improve digestive health aide in muscle and tissue repair help improve functional capacity help with bone strength and immunity Learn [...]

31 03, 2017

2017 Great Neighbors’ Food Fight: Jersey’s Bar & Grill

2017-03-31T10:00:55+00:00 March 31st, 2017|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, West Saint Paul|

Today marks the last day to use your 2017 Great Neighbors' Food Fight punch card! We hope you enjoyed the great wings featured by the six participating restaurants -- don't forget to vote for your favorite by April 7. And now, we hope you'll read on to learn more about Griffin's final Food Fight stop! [...]

28 03, 2017

2017 Great Neighbors’ Food Fight: The Coop

2017-03-31T09:51:33+00:00 March 28th, 2017|Communities, Donate, Events, Events, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, West Saint Paul|

If you haven't had a chance to finish sampling all the great wings in this year's Great Neighbors Food Fight, be sure to get them done by Friday, March 31. Then cast your vote here by April 7. ---- As this, a journey most fowl, comes nearer to its untimely conclusion, believe me when I say [...]

24 03, 2017

Congratulations, Virginia!

2017-03-24T08:01:03+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Communities, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, Volunteer, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

We are thrilled to share that Virginia Milbert will be receiving the 2017 Service to Others – Humanitarian Recognition (SOHR) from the South St. Paul/Inver Grove Heights Rotary Club! Virginia was part of the group that led the effort to organize what would become Neighbors, Inc. in the early 1970’s, and she continues to volunteer [...]

16 03, 2017

2017 Great Neighbors’ Food Fight: BLVD Bar + Grille

2017-03-16T10:59:02+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, West Saint Paul|

Read on to get the details about Griffin's latest Food Fight adventure! -- What began as a charming Tuesday afternoon ended as a delightful Tuesday early evening at the latest stop on my Food Fight adventure. The destination: BLVD Bar & Grill. As my mom and I approached the door, we knew we were in [...]

3 03, 2017

2017 Great Neighbors’ Food Fight: B-52 Burgers and Brew

2017-03-03T08:56:56+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, Volunteer, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

As you get ready to read Griffin's latest stop, don't forget -- punch cards are available at the Neighbors office or by clicking here! -- The day was Sunday, the mission: chicken. After recruiting a couple of friends to partake in the adventure, I hopped into my Chevy and fired down Highway 52 with aplomb. [...]

1 03, 2017

It’s time for the Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign!

2017-03-10T10:22:48+00:00 March 1st, 2017|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, South Saint Paul, Volunteer, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

The Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign is here! This annual food and fund drive helps us stock the shelves for the busy summer months ahead, plus the amount we raise plays a role in how much FoodShare funding we receive later in the year – so a donation now goes even further. This year, we’re hoping [...]

23 02, 2017

Nominate a volunteer for a Neighbor Indeed Award

2017-02-23T11:03:46+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|Communities, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, Programs, South Saint Paul, Volunteer, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

Each year, Neighbors recognizes outstanding volunteers who exemplify the organization's core values -- respect, empowerment, compassion and fairness. Anyone who has given their time to Neighbors as a volunteer is eligible, and awards are distributed in the following categories: Respect Fairness Empowerment Compassion Core Values Champion Outstanding Youth Volunteer Program of the Year If you'd like [...]

21 02, 2017

Neighbors announces new executive director

2017-02-21T10:21:29+00:00 February 21st, 2017|Communities, Donate, Donors, Events, Events, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, Neighbors Staff, News, Northern Dakota County, Programs, South Saint Paul, Volunteer, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

Neighbors, Inc. is pleased to announce that Charles D. Thompson will be the organization’s next executive director. Charlie will join Neighbors in March, working with current executive director John Kemp until his retirement on April 15. “We are thrilled that Charlie will be joining Neighbors as its new executive director,” says Brian Counihan, chair of [...]

17 02, 2017

2017 Great Neighbors’ Food Fight: Cherokee Tavern

2017-02-17T10:10:34+00:00 February 17th, 2017|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|

We're back with our next installment of Griffin's Food Fight adventures and if it's got you craving chicken wings, there's still time to get in on the action! Punch cards are available at the Neighbors office or by clicking here. ----- A pleasant Sunday drive (it was actually a Wednesday) through the bluffs of Butler Avenue [...]

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