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April Newsletter

Read all about the latest updates to Neighbors operations during the COVID-19 crisis, our progress with Minnesota FoodShare's March Campaign and a special message to our amazing volunteers in this month's newsletter. Click here to read full story.

Still Open and Serving our Neighbors in Need

Dear Friends of Neighbors, In 1972, six churches came together to confront a community crisis and formed Neighbors, Inc. We have been serving our community ever since. Today, the crisis is different but Neighbors is still here to help. COVID-19 has caused us to temporarily modify our operations. We have had to adjust due to [...]

Food Fight Feature: Kaposia Club

Our friends from the TC Burger Club are back to review another round of burgers for the Great Neighbors' Food Fight competition and fundraiser. They sampled the remaining four burgers in this year's competition and are happy to share their thoughts with you. Here is what they had to say about their experience at South [...]

MN FoodShare Spotlight: Sweetness and Spice of Life

During the annual Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign, many of our church partners support Neighbors by organizing food and fund drives. We recently spoke with a representative from one of our long-standing church partners, Bethesda Lutheran Church in Inver Grove Heights, about their unique food and fund drive theme this year.  Question: How did you choose [...]

Food Fight Feature: Hamburguesas El Gordo

Our friends from the TC Burger Club are back to review another round of burgers for the Great Neighbors' Food Fight competition and fundraiser. They sampled the remaining four burgers in this year's competition and are happy to share their thoughts with you. Here is what they had to say about their experience at Hamburguesas [...]

Food Fight Feature: Cherokee Tavern

Our friends from the TC Burger Club are back to review another round of burgers for the Great Neighbors' Food Fight competition and fundraiser. They sampled the remaining four burgers in this year's competition and are happy to share their thoughts with you. Here is what they had to say about their experience at Cherokee [...]

March Newsletter

Stay connected with what's happening this month at Neighbors - including news about our Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign, volunteer committee opportunities and more - like how you can get a free Tonic Sol-fa CD. Click here to read the full newsletter.    Tonic Sol-fa Benefit Concert on April 1st   Neighbors News is [...]

Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign

Annual March Food & Fundraising Drive Helps Stock the Shelves at Neighbors Donations of food and funds during the month of March are critical to keep the shelves stocked at the Neighbors, Inc. food shelf. “Food shelf donations are investments in the health and well-being of our community. Your generous donations create opportunities for our [...]

Food Fight Feature: Inver Grove Brewing Co.

A small group of burger lovers from the TC Burger Club recently went on an adventure in Inver Grove Heights to try four of the eight burgers competing in this year's Great Neighbors' Food Fight competition and fundraiser. Here is what they had to say about their fourth and final stop of the night:  Bacon [...]

Giving With Heart

An interview with Gloria Contreras Edin, Chair of the Neighbors Board of Directors. How did you become involved with Neighbors? In 2016, I was invited to be on the board of directors by a friend from Rotary. When asked, I immediately jumped at the invitation, as I considered it an honor to be able to [...]

Food Fight Feature: B-52 Burgers & Brew

A small group of burger lovers from the TC Burger Club recently went on an adventure in Inver Grove Heights to sample four of the eight burgers in this year's Great Neighbors' Food Fight burger competition and charity fundraiser. Here is what they said about their third stop of the night: Wisconsin Cheese Curd Burger [...]

March Menu Makers: Cream of Mushroom

Make room for mushrooms! Menu Makers for March features recipes involving cream of mushroom soup. You can find these marvelous recipes here.

Food Fight Feature: Jersey’s Bar & Grill

Recently, a small group of burger lovers from the TC Burger Club went on an adventure in Inver Grove Heights to try four out of the eight highlighted burgers in this year's Great Neighbors' Food Fight. Here is what they had to say about their second stop: Jalapeño Popper Juicy Lucy Stuffed with jalapeños and [...]

Food Fight Feature: Mississippi Pub

Recently, a small group of burger lovers from the TC Burger Club went on an adventure in Inver Grove Heights to try four of the eight participating Great Neighbors' Food Fight restaurant burger offerings. Here is what they had to say about their first stop: Pork & Pineapple Burger Char-grilled burger layered with Swiss cheese, [...]

February Newsletter

Find out the latest and greatest news, events and needs at Neighbors, Inc. in February's e-newsletter. Featuring information about Minnesota FoodShare, the Great Neighbors' Food Fight, volunteer needs, most wanted food shelf items and more! Click here to read the full newsletter.

Super Bagging Event on Saturday

Join us on Saturday, February 1st at Cub in Inver Grove Heights as we raise food and funds for the food shelf at Neighbors. Volunteers will be on hand from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. to help bag groceries and collect donations. Stop by and say hi and stock up on groceries before the big [...]

February Menu Makers: Canned Potatoes

This month's Menu Makers features canned potatoes! These tasty super spud recipes can be found here.

Great Neighbors’ Food Fight is back for another round of burgers!

Eight Local Restaurants Battle for the Best Burger Award Who has the best burger around? The 2020 Great Neighbors’ Food Fight competition and fundraiser features delicious burgers from eight local restaurants. Supporters can purchase a card, try the burgers and then cast their vote to help decide who wins. Proceeds from card sales go towards [...]

January News

Check out all the latest happenings in the new year at Neighbors, Inc! Read about our recent successes, learn about volunteer opportunities and more in the January e--newsletter. To read full newsletter, please click here.

New Office Hours

As we ring in the new year, Neighbors will be updating our hours of operation. In an effort to align our program hours and to better serve our guests, Neighbors will be adjusting our hours to allow for more comprehensive access to our programs and services. Beginning January 2, 2020, the new hours will be [...]

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