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1 07, 2020

Clothes Closet Thrift Store Donation Update

2020-08-03T08:41:42-05:00July 1st, 2020|Clothes Closet, Donating, Fashion|

Clothes Closet Thrift Store Contactless Curbside Donation Procedures The Neighbors Clothes Closet Thrift Store will begin accepting donations on July 13, 2020. Donations will be accepted in the upper level parking lot the following dates and times: Mondays 9am - Noon Wednesdays 1pm - 4pm Fridays 9am - Noon The following procedures have been temporarily [...]

15 05, 2020

A Message Regarding the Neighbors’ Clothes Closet Thrift Store

2020-08-03T08:44:14-05:00May 15th, 2020|Clothes Closet, Donating, Fashion, From Our CEO|

A Message from Neighbors’ President and CEO Regarding the Neighbors’ Clothes Closet Thrift Store: On May 13, Governor Walz announced that retail stores can reopen on May 18 provided a COVID-19 Preparedness Plan is in place.  I am grateful for the Governor’s guidance on how we are able to open the Clothes Closet Thrift Store [...]

1 07, 2019

Happy 102nd Birthday, Virginia!

2020-08-03T09:29:36-05:00July 1st, 2019|Clothes Closet, News, South Saint Paul, Volunteers|

A very happy birthday to the one and only Virginia (Ginger) Milbert! On June 26th, we celebrated a very special birthday at Neighbors - Virginia, our longest serving volunteer, turned 102 years young. Virginia has been with Neighbors since day one and remembers when it operated out of a small storage closet at a local [...]

26 04, 2019

Thank You Volunteers!

2020-08-03T09:35:59-05:00April 26th, 2019|Clothes Closet, Come As You Are (CAYA), Food Shelf, Holiday Programs, Volunteers|

Neighbors, Inc. held its 47th Annual Meeting and Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon in April at Augustana Lutheran Church in West St. Paul. This year's theme was "All-Stars" to recognize the all-star contributions of all of the dedicated volunteers who have given their time and talent to Neighbors over the past year. The following volunteers were recognized [...]

29 08, 2018

Clothes Closet Grand Reopening: September 11

2020-08-03T09:55:47-05:00August 29th, 2018|Clothes Closet, Events, Fashion, Volunteers|

Neighbors Clothes Closet Thrift Store Grand Reopening September 11, 2018 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. August 27, 2018 - For Immediate Release South St. Paul, Minn. – Neighbors, Inc. is pleased to announce the grand reopening of its thrift store, the Neighbors Clothes Closet. After a brief closure to refresh the store, the Neighbors Clothes [...]

23 08, 2018

Volunteer Spotlight: Elise H.

2020-08-03T09:56:18-05:00August 23rd, 2018|Clothes Closet, Volunteers|

A regular Neighbors Clothes Closet and Event Department Volunteer, Elise, recently also joined the team of volunteers that pick up extra produce at local Farmer’s Markets. Since she volunteers in a variety of ways for Neighbors, we wanted to ask her about her experiences. Q: What brought you to Neighbors? A: I remember my aunt [...]

18 06, 2018

Volunteer Spotlight: Virginia B.

2020-08-06T14:48:24-05:00June 18th, 2018|Clothes Closet, Volunteers|

Virginia has been an avid volunteer at Neighbors since 2012 when she responded to the agency’s plea for volunteers in a community newspaper. She considers it a privilege to be among the first volunteers to work at the agency’s Grand Avenue building in South Saint Paul. Previously, the agency was housed at another location. Neighbors is [...]

19 05, 2016

Announcing ‘Delbert 2016’

2016-05-20T16:17:16-05:00May 19th, 2016|Clothes Closet, Come As You Are (CAYA), Communities, Donating, 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, Volunteering, 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 [...]

29 07, 2015

Managing Change Mindfully: August’s Continuing Education Workshop

2015-11-05T15:21:40-06:00July 29th, 2015|Clothes Closet, Come As You Are (CAYA), Communities, Events, Events, Food Shelf, Holiday Programs, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, Programs, request-services, Resources for Low Income, South Saint Paul, Volunteering, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

In this highly experiential session, you will discover mindfulness- based practices for managing change with flexibility and openness. You will explore the nature of your mind and its relationship to stress, and you will learn simple and practical ways to become more flexible and resilient during times of change, and calm and centered amidst stress. When: Thursday, August 13 [...]

29 07, 2015

Volunteer Recognition for July: Charyl P.

2015-11-05T15:21:40-06:00July 29th, 2015|Clothes Closet, Communities, Donors, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, News, Northern Dakota County, Programs, South Saint Paul, Volunteering, Volunteers, West Saint Paul|

In July we were gifted with another great volunteer nomination. This month we are recognizing Charyl P. for her great work at Neighbors. Thank you for dedicating your time to Neighbors to help us serve the community. Below are some kind words your fellow volunteer said about you. “I would like to nominate Charyl from [...]

13 05, 2015

Princess Tea Party 2015

2015-05-13T10:31:52-05:00May 13th, 2015|Clothes Closet, Communities, Entertainment, Events, Events, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, Northern Dakota County, Programs, South Saint Paul, West Saint Paul|

The room was bustling with princes and princesses for the first ever Neighbors' Princess Tea Party. Guests wore their royal best – including party dresses, princess outfits, crowns, hats and gloves. Meeting Princesses Pictures with Princesses Dressed for Tea   A dozen title-holding princesses from local and regional pageants [...]

8 08, 2014

Fall Fashion Show

2014-08-08T20:36:44-05:00August 8th, 2014|Clothes Closet, Fashion, South Saint Paul|

Models of all ages will be featuring the Neighbors' Clothes Closet attire. Saturday, September 20th Luther Memorial Church 315 15th Ave N South St. Paul, MN 55075 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Croissant and salad luncheon, coffee, tea, milk and dessert will be served! Proceeds will go to support Neighbors, Inc.   All are invited! [...]

15 05, 2014

Everyday to Prom Day Fashion Show featured on TV!!!! (PICS and VIDEO)

2020-09-18T10:28:37-05:00May 15th, 2014|Clothes Closet, Fashion|

SSPHS Junior Kimberly Wilmes put on a fashion show themed - Everyday to Prom Day which featured clothes from our very own Neighbors Clothes Clothes.  It was about giving back and fashion you can afford.   Check out the incredible video on why she choose to do this - https://vimeo.com/93427245   The show will be running [...]

11 04, 2014

Shoes! Henry Sibley High School Students Donate 120 pair

2014-04-11T16:41:11-05:00April 11th, 2014|Clothes Closet, Donors, Fashion, Mendota Heights|

A huge thank  you to the students of Henry Sibley High School in the ALMAS and SADD programs.  They collected 120 pairs of shoes for Neighbors' Clothes Closet. Robert Hanson, their Spanish Teacher came along but was too shy to be on camera. For more information on Almas, here is a dated story but you [...]

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