Scare Away Hunger 5K Run/Walk

Neighborhood House Scare Away Hunger 5K Run/Walk Tradition Returns this October Fall is approaching, which means it is time to register for a favorite fall tradition for families, runners, and walkers. Neighborhood House’s Scare Away Hunger 5K returns for its 9th year on Sunday, October 20. This is a great opportunity for runners, walkers, and families to get outdoors while helping those less fortunate right here in our community. This event, will again begin at Rochester University. … [Read more...]

Neighborhood House Hosts Third Annual Blast Off 2 School Event

Neighborhood House, Ascension Providence Rochester (Crittenton Hospital), and the Assistance League of Southeastern Michigan have teamed up to host their annual Blast off 2 School back-to-school event on August 17 at the Neighborhood House main office (1720 S. Livernois, Rochester Hills, MI). Since opening their new facility in 2016, Neighborhood House has been able to expand all of their services, including the Blast off 2 School program. At this event, eligible children will receive … [Read more...]

Fashion Show Helps Neighbors in Need

The Neighborhood House Fashion Show Raised over $12,000 for Neighbors in Need Neighborhood House hosted their 2nd Fashion Show in May. The event promoted the services Neighborhood House provides, while showcasing clothing from the Neighborhood House Clothes Closet and Sole Sisters. Each model talked about their role in Neighborhood House or how Neighborhood House impacted them. The evening included a delicious sit down dinner provided by The Meeting House, beauty vendors, and of course, the … [Read more...]

Neighborhood House Seeking Students for Youth Board

Opportunity for Students to Gain Leadership Skills on Neighborhood House Executive Youth Board Neighborhood House is officially accepting applications from high school students in Rochester, Rochester Hills, Oakland Township, Addison Township, Auburn Hills, and surrounding communities to apply for their Executive Youth Board. These students plan events, raise awareness, and are junior ambassadors for the organization. For those on the board, there is an opportunity to apply for a … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary and Kiwanis Host Kentucky Derby Party to Benefit Neighborhood House

On Saturday, May 4, from 5:00-9:00 p.m., the Rochester Rotary and Rochester Kiwanis will be throwing a Kentucky Derby themed party and fundraiser on behalf of Neighborhood House, hosted at the Chapman House. Get ready for a fun evening of dancing, raffles, and more; with special musical guests The Jello Shots performing. A 50/50 Raffle and a Chance Auction will also be taking place, as well as a hat contest for ladies, and a bowtie and blazer contest for the gentlemen. Guests will be able to … [Read more...]

Two Local Non-Profits Are Collaborating to Provide Opportunities for Clients 50 and Above

Neighborhood House and the Old Persons’ Commission Partner to Help Local (Low-Income) Seniors in Need At the start of 2019, Neighborhood House partnered with the Old Persons’ Commission (OPC) in an effort to provide opportunities for those low income senior residents of Rochester, Rochester Hills and Oakland Township to exercise, eat a healthy lunch, socialize and get involved with the community. “We’re pleased to collaborate with the Neighborhood House to provide this opportunity for … [Read more...]

Scare Away Hunger 5K Run/Walk Tradition Returns

Get Involved In The Fight Against Hunger By Participating In The 8th Annual 5k Run/Walk Each year, as the cooler fall weather makes its appearance in the Rochester area, walkers and runners look forward to the local tradition of "Scaring Away Hunger." On Sunday October 21, Neighborhood House will host the 8th annual Scare Away Hunger 5K walk/run at Rochester College. Annually, this event draws competitive runners, strolling families and everyone in between. The race begins at Rochester … [Read more...]

Fresh Thyme Supports Its Community by Donating to Neighborhood House

This Local Farmer’s Market is on a Mission to Better the Community by Donating Food to Neighborhood House Since the opening of Fresh Thyme three and a half years ago, the farmer’s market-styled grocery store has made it their mission to immerse themselves in the Rochester Hills community. One way they do this is by developing relationships with different charities and non-profits, including Neighborhood House. “We think it is very important to reach out to the community and give back in … [Read more...]

Neighborhood House Celebrates Its 50th Birthday

Neighborhood House Is Turning 50 and Celebrating the Big Day with A Car Show and A Birthday Party On September 16, at Canterbury Village in Lake Orion, Michigan, Neighborhood House will be hosting a celebration, starting with a car show from 9:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m., followed by a dinner party from 3:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. The car show is free and open to the public, and dinner tickets to the dinner party are available for $115. “This is a wonderful way for us to celebrate the work we’ve done and … [Read more...]

Grand Traverse Pie Company Continues to Support Neighborhood House

On Thursday August 30, from 3:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m., Grand Traverse Pie Company at Rochester and Tienken Roads will be donating 30% of their proceeds to the Rochester Area Neighborhood House. This donation will support client services, such as the food pantry, clothes closet, and new employment initiative. “We think it is very important to give back to the community in whatever way we can,” Jim Staron, Director of Operations, Grand Traverse Pie Company, said. “We love to work with local food … [Read more...]