Challenge Yourself to End Hunger Please accept the 2019 Food Shelf Challenge from Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless and Winona Volunteer Services this July. You can make a difference for hungry families in our community. Minnesota summers were made for trips to the cabin, boat rides on the lake, and farmers market […]
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
The 2019 Minnesota March FoodShare Campaign raised 25,282 pounds of food and $16,774.44 for the Winona Volunteer Services food shelf. Special thanks to our corporate sponsor, WNB Financial for hosting the second annual kick-off event, The Grocery Grab and for sponsoring our print ads in the Winona Post. Food collections were done by the Boy […]
Come on down this Thursday and check out our affordable prices, convenient location, and friendly volunteers!
In 2018, Community Donations made up 30% of our food donations and food drives accounted for 27% of those community donations: 12% March Campaign (28,581) 11% 10 Days of Giving (26,165) 4% National Letter Carrier (10,800)
Are you concerned about your blood pressure, diabetes, weight, tiredness or fatigue? Come to Winona Volunteer Services on Thursdays from 2pm -5pm in the Chestnut Room, 402 East Second Street January 24th – April 25th 2019. Bridges Health will offer free health services including blood pressure checks, health screenings, foot and nail care, ear wash, […]
SNAP is the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program funded by the Federal Government. If the shutdown continues, there is a strong reality that people on SNAP will not receive their food benefits. If you are in Winona County and need help with food for any reason, please don’t hesitate to visit Winona Volunteer Services, 402 East […]
Halloween costumes are available for sale for only $2 per piece or $5 for an outfit. Stop in and take a peek!!