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

2014 Mettille Service Award Winner Announced

Susie Koehler was recognized  as the 2014 Mettille Service Award winner at the Winona Volunteer Services Volunteer Appreciation Dinner on Tuesday April 8th. Congratulations Susie for going above and beyond!

Susie Koehler is presented the 2014 award by Mr. and Mrs. Benusa, our 2013 award recipients.

Susie Koehler is presented the 2014 award by Mr. and Mrs. Benusa, our 2013 award recipients.

Free Classes

Starting in Janaury we are hosting free monthly classes to improve your health and finances. Please see the List of 2014 Classes offered and sign up now.

WVS celebrates 40 years

Watch the video of our feature on Channel 25:


If you are a part of this history,( volunteer, board member, client or vendor ),  please contact Sandra at 507.452.5591 and share your memories about how things were when you were here.


Clothing Donations Needed at The Clothes Shop

The Winona Volunteer Services (WVS) Clothes Shop is in need of your clothing donations. We accept men’s women’s and children’s clothing and accessories including belts, hats, purses,and shoes.

Donations are accepted Monday – Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm and on Saturday 10:00am – 1:00pm.

We rely on clothing sales for revenue that supports our general operating expenses. The Clothes Shop provides:

  • low-cost high quality clothing to all income levels
  • FREE clothing to people in cases of an emergency with a verafiable need
  •  recycles non-sellable clothing to help our environment

So please consider donating your pants to WVS today.

Your donations help the mission of Winona Volunteer Services!