A special thanks to all the area churches who supported WVS during the Minnesota FoodShare Campaign. We really count on the church community to help us collect food and cash donations. The top five churches, with a combined cash and food donation total, are: 1: Central Lutheran- 9,312.40 pounds 2: St. Paul’s Parish-MN City- 5,000 […]
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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.
WVS News & Updates
Food Fair 2016 Be Well June Flier
Thank you Winona Letter Carriers! Because of your efforts, we had a very successful food drive on Saturday May 14th. You collected 11,035 pounds of food and $1,342 in cash donations. This was our second best Letter Carrier Food Drive!!!!!!
A big thank you to all our donors who helped us have a successful food and cash drive. We raised $67,771.85, thanks to a one time gift of $35,000 from a local church and 28,000 pounds of food. Your support ensures that we have sufficient food programs in place to meet the food needs of […]
CURRENT VOLUNTEER OPENINGS CLOTHES SHOP AM HOURS: 9AM-1PM and PM HOURS: 1PM-5PM Cashier: Monday PM, Every Other Wednesday PM, Thursday AM, and Every Other Saturday 10AM-1PM Sorter: Thursday PM, Friday AM, Saturday 10AM-1PM Donation Specialist: Tuesday AM, Tuesday PM, Wednesday AM, Thursday AM & PM, Saturday 10AM-1PM FOOD SHELF FOOD SHELF HOURS: MONDAY, TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY […]
The Clothes Shop will continue its quarter day sales in 2016. On the 25th day of every month, each piece of clothing and accessories will be sold for twenty-five cents. That’s right, we offer the public a chance to get a super deal every month as long as the 25th does not fall on a Sunday […]
Starting in 2016 food shelf shoppers are being encouraged to make healthy choices and are being helped to select items that will ensure seven homemade meals for their household size. We are increasing the number of items shoppers can take for their basic point enabling them to choose foods to make 7 meals! Nadine, our Nutrition and Health Educator, is […]
Thank you to everyone who supported 10 Days of Giving. From our Merchant Bank co-chairs, Jen and Nate, to our smiling volunteer Sean who stacked the train donations so neatly in the trailer. The Winona Community came through for Winona Volunteer Services and we want to say THANK YOU and wish you peace and prosperity […]