North Suburban Emergency Assistance Response Inc (NEAR)

A Caring Food Shelf Serving Robbinsdale, Crystal, and New Hope

NEAR is a non-profit organization that responds to the emergency needs of people in our community.  Through the cooperative effort of twelve churches, volunteers provide emergency food to residents of northern Robbinsdale, Crystal and New Hope who live between 42nd and 62nd Avenues North and Victory Memorial Drive to Highway 169.

NEAR serves about 350 Households -- 1,300 Individuals each month. 

Services provided include: 

  • Food

  • Christmas Distribution of Toys

  • School Supplies

  • Referral to other agencies

  • Schools Out Lunch Boxes

  • Holiday food essentials     

We are always careful stewards of the gifts given to us.  All NEAR services are provided free of charge by volunteers and donors.

Consider becoming a NEAR volunteer!  Give back to the community!

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