JB came in today to meet with Nadine, our Nutrition and Health Educator. We call these one- on- one meetings, SFS Shopping 101. She was eager for this conversation since she signed up to access the Food Shelf earlier this month. She came in with a list of questions which Nadine felt could be answered with another walk […]
Welcome to Winona Volunteer Services
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
During the month of July, St Anne of Winona organized a “food fight” with Sauer Health Care, Sugar Loaf Assisted Living and Lake Winona Manor. Throughout the month, food and cash donations were collected from their employees, families, and friends. I am so excited to say that together, they raised $1,936 in cash donation and […]
WINONA VOLUNTEER SERVICES PRESENTS… LEVERAGING YOUR DONATION DOLLARS! ALL DURING JULY, CASH DONATIONS TO OUR FOOD PROGRAMS WILL HELP WINONA VOLUNTEER SERVICES RECIEVE A PORTION OF THE $150,000 OPEN YOUR HEART CHALLENGE GRANT. SO DONATE NOW TO WINONA VOLUNTEER SERVICE AND HELP WVS LEVERAGE YOUR DONATION TO GET ADDITIONAL DOLLARS FOR OUR FOOD PROGRAMS. MAIL CHECKS TO 402 […]
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 […]
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 […]