human Supportive services
Neighborhood House, a nonprofit human services agency, was founded by communities of faith in 1968. Touching over 3,000 individuals each year, Neighborhood House uses an approach built on compassion and inclusion for all neighbors experiencing hardships. Neighborhood House works from a holistic program called Strive to Thrive with the community and other social service providers to help their neighbors move toward a balanced budget and overall wellness. Their vision is a commYOUnity of neighbors helping neighbors thrive.
The First State Banksgiving donation will provide grants to neighbors,
living under the poverty level, with past due rent, and vulnerable
to eviction. As of January 2021, Neighborhood House has processed 100
shelter grants benefitting 143 adults and 105 children allowing them
to stay in their homes. The amount of each request averages $922.