What is NEAR?
A non-profit volunteer organization, NEAR responds to the emergency needs of people in our community. Through a cooperative effort of twelve area churches, volunteers provide emergency food relief to residents of northern Robbinsdale, Crystal, and New Hope who live between 42nd and 62nd Avenues North.
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NEAR is a member of The Second Harvest Food Bank, The Emergency Foodshelf Network and Hunger Solutions Minnesota.
Who Is Eligible?
Anyone with a true need who lives in the area served by NEAR is eligible.What Does NEAR Charge?
Referrals are sometimes made by case workers, pastors or other organizations.
NEAR is a member of The Food Group,
Second Harvest Food Bank and Hunger Solutions Minnesota.