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

Walk With Ernie 5

Join us for the fifth annual celebration walk around the big lake in memory of Bruce “Ernie” Streng. All proceeds benefit Winona Volunteer Services Food Shelf. Meet up with your fellow walkers at Lake Park Lodge at 10AM, Saturday, September 20th. Call 454.4842 or 452.1803 if you have any questions. Thanks!

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!








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.