Neighbors, Inc.

Mission Statement

Providing opportunities for our neighbors to thrive by connecting volunteers to people in need.

Impact and Programs

Accomplishments Number of recipients served through non-cash assistance, cash assistance and other supportive services represent, in part, families served, not the number of individuals. In detail, 61,677 persons accessed the food shelf and bakery shelf, and 43,890 children were served through the summer school meal program. The Holiday Gift Program assisted 783 families. 1,807 persons received clothing assistance at no cost. Neighbors, Inc. Served 175 families in its emergency cash assistance program and provided transportation services for 2,050 persons.
Current Goals Our new strategic plan will guide and inform our work through the following goals: Broaden food access to improve the physical well-being of the people we serve. Provide holistic services to improve the overall well-being of the people we serve. Practice intentional engagement strategies. Ensure inclusive sustainability. Create opportunities for our in-kind and financial resources to thrive. Pursue excellence in all we do by practicing continuous quality improvement, five-star service and radical hospitality.
Community or Constituency Served South St. Paul, West St. Paul, Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, Mendota, Lilydale and Sunfish Lake
Geographic Area Served Northern Dakota County

Reports & Finances

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Major Program Expenses
Food Shelf and Related Food Support Programs:
Supportive Services: Clothes Closet, Dial A Ride and Holiday Gift Program:
3 Year Average Expenses
Program Services
Unrestricted Net Assets
End of Year:
Beginning of Year:


Notes from the Council

Neighbors, Inc. changed from a January–December fiscal year to a July–June fiscal year in 2017. This means that the 2017 fiscal year was a short year from January–June.

Organization Last Reviewed on 02/26/2020

This date is representative of when we completed our initial Accountability Wizard® nonprofit review, and provided the organization with their results. This review is good for three years from the date provided
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222 Grand Avenue West
South St. Paul, MN 55075
Phone: 651-455-5000

General Information

Alternative Name: Neighbors
EIN: 41-1360294
Principal Staff: Charlie Thompson
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE): 14
Volunteer Opportunities: Yes
Number of Clients: 110,000
Ruling Year: 1979


Board Chair: Gloria Contreras Edin
Number of Board Members: 15
Board Meetings with Quorum: 7
Average Member Attendance: 9.9

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