Welcome to Winona Volunteer Services

Food ShelfWinona Volunteer Services is a non-profit service provider and advocate working to improve the quality of life in our community.

With a caring network of dedicated volunteers and partners, we secure and distribute food, clothing, information, referrals, and emergency assistance in a respectful and dignified manner to people in need.

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WVS News & Updates

Crop Hunger Walk This Sunday!!

Join us for the Crop Hunger Walk on Sunday, October 19th, 2014

starting at First Congregational Church. Registration begins at 12pm and the Walk begins at 1pm.

All Donations benefit Winona Volunteer Services and hunger relief efforts around the world!

To register or to donate online, visit www.crophungerwalk.org/winonamn  

Drive Away Hunger

Altra Federal Credit Union is  conducting Drive Away Hunger 2!  Altra will donate$10 to hunger for every car, truck, and motorcycle loan financed through Altra from October 1 through November 30th.   Members who match Altra’s $10 donation will be rewarded with a rate discount. Check with Altra for more complete details about this drive!

Walk With Ernie 5

Thank you to all the Friends of Ernie who walked and donated money in his memory. Together, you raised $555.00 for the food shelf!

Thank You Winona !

Thank you to everyone who donated during the July Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless (OYH) Challenge Grant. We raised $17,192.69 during the month of July. Based on these dollars, WVS will get additional dollars from OYH as well.  Thank you Winona for all your support.

Jennifer Wood and HBCI cooking at WVS

Jennifer Wood, a nutrition consultant, is taping her Nutritious Dish segments  at Winona Volunteer Services which is being aired on HBCI. Links to previously segments are below. Bon Appetite!

http://www.hbci.com/tv25/news/a-nutritious-dish-making-fresh-pumpkin-puree/

www.hbci.com/tv25/news/a-nutritious-dish-spaghetti-squash/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=DpcgF1gLoY4

http://www.hbci.com/tv25/news/a-nutritious-dish-cinnamon-bakedapples/

http://youtu.be/_ddBSm5Mpdk

http://www.hbci.com/tv25/news/a-nutritious-dish-cucumbers/

http://www.hbci.com/tv25/news/a-nutritious-dish-spring-cottage-salad/

http://www.hbci.com/tv25/news/a-nutritious-dish-rhubarb-strawberry-crunch/

http://www.hbci.com/tv25/news/a-nutritious-dish-parmesan-red-potato-recipe/