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New Tutor Trainings

New Tutor Trainings

Neighborhood House is in need of tutors for reading, writing, math, social studies, and science. One-on-one, small group and whole class tutoring are available. We are hosting new tutor trainings on:

Last Tuesday of each month 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Please RSVP to erickai@nhpeoria.org or call 309-674-1131 ext 239. More information is available on our Adult Education program page.
There is no fee for this training, and all support materials will be provided.

View our FaceBook Page for more information

Food Fight: February 23rd, 2023

Come Join The Fun at our 9th Annual Food Fight!

Food Fight is a local chef competition that tests local chefs culinary talents, using ingredients from a mystery basket. Chefs have 45 minutes to use all the ingredients in their mystery basket and present their dishes to a panel of judges. The event features signature bites from the chefs, alcohol tastings, dessert, and a live auction! You don’t want to miss this event. Make plans to attend and help Neighborhood House fight hunger in our community!

Thursday, February 23, 2023

5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Par-A-Dice Hotel & Casino

Food Fight Ticket Sales have Closed but you can still support our Meal Programs by donating to the event, or by clicking the link below and voting for your favorite chef to win the People’s Choice Award!

Every day Neighborhood House provides the essential nutritional support for over 800 children and seniors. Please help us provide these needed meals by supporting Food Fight this year.

We have several chefs who have agreed to donate their time and talents to compete and help raise money to support our Neighborhood House Meal Programs!

Show your appreciation by clicking the link below and voting for your favorite chef to win the People’s Choice Award!

$1 = 1 vote!

Vote for People’s Choice

Can’t attend but still want to help support our community? You can donate to our Food Fight event or to a specific Neighborhood House program.

Donate Today


RAGBRAI – July 22 – 29, 2023

RAGBRAI is the longest, largest and oldest bicycle touring event in the world, bringing thousands of cycling enthusiasts together from across the nation and even around the world. In 2023 RAGBRAI will be celebrating 50 years of cycling across Iowa! Our team is excited to once again participate, July 22 – 29, 2023, and fundraise for our meal programs.

Support our Riders

If you are interested in learning more about this event or joining our team, please contact Amanda Rassi, amandar@nhpeoria.org , 309-674-1131 ext. 246.

Learn more about RAGBRI and follow our riders journey on our Facebook page.

Register to ride at https://forms.office.com/r/BTDMAzrxk9

Saddle Up - Friday, August 26th 2022

Thank you to all of the volunteers and supporters that helped us spread a little Holiday cheer to 1,000 Senior Citizens in our Meals on Wheels program. Our annual Santa for Seniors program helps combat the loneliness and isolation that too many face by delivering gifts to homebound Senior Citizens in our program. Thanks to our continued partnership with UFS, we are happy to carry on this tradition.

Coat Giveaway - Wednesday, October 26th, 2022

Thank you to all who attended, sponsored and supported our 6th Annual Saddle Up! Your continued support of Neighborhood House makes a difference for so many individuals and families right here in our community. We hope you enjoyed the evening and the amazing music from Brushville. Congratulations to all our silent and live auction winners!

Congratulations to this year’s Saddle Up Award winners for their outstanding support of Neighborhood House and the community we serve.

  • Mitchell C. Serafin Award – Teri Ehrenhardt
  • A.S. Oakford Award – Andy Huey
  • John Brock Award – Mark Joseph

Did you get your photo taken at Saddle Up? Photobooth pictures are now available! Click here to view your photo!

Thank you SP Boutique Photography Studio for donating your time and talent to capture these moments from our event.

Can’t attend but still want to help support our community? You can donate to our Neighborhood House programs.

Children’s Angel Tree

37th Annual Coat Giveaway

We had to share the good news that we gave away over 450 coats during our Winter Coat Giveaway! A huge thank you to everyone who donated and supported our giveaway. YOU made this possible! Thank you for helping us prepare so many individuals and families for the fast approaching cold winter winds!

If you are in need of coats or know someone who is please contact Cara Domaszewicz, carad@nhpeoria.org, 309-674-1131 ext. 243

So many in our community face hardship all year, which can make the holidays difficult. We once again adapted our Children’s Toy Shop into an Angel Tree for the kids within our youth program this year.  Thank you to the individuals, families and businesses that sponsored the children and families on our Angel Tree.

Your support made the holiday season a little brighter for a local family.