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

Maddie Kettner Moving on To SMU

We are sad to say goodbye to our Volunteer Coordinator, Maddie Kettner. Maddie’s last day with WVS is Friday November 14th 2014. She has accepted a position at SMU and will be attending graduate school starting in January.

Maddie & LaNelle in The Clothes Shop

Maddie & LaNelle

 

 

 

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!

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/