10 Days of Giving will begin on Friday, December 1st. This community-wide food drive coordinated by Merchants Bank helps raise food and cash donations for Winona Volunteer Services’ food shelf and emergency food programs. Last year, the community donated 24,250 pounds of food and $94,700. The donated food was gone by the end of December […]
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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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Yes we do carry fresh produce in the food shelf and it’s because of people like Wayne Theye. Wayne enjoys gardening and giving produce to the food shelf allows him to contribute to the community. He has been growing produce for WVS for over 4 years at Stone Point. He maintains a70’x90’ plot simply because […]
Thanksgiving Dinner East Recreation Center at 210 Zumbro Street, Tuesday, Nov 21 from 5pm-6pm Toys for Kids Tandeski Center, 1200 Storrs Pond Rd, Saturday, December 16, 9am-Noon Please contact Don Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org, 507-458-2528 or 507-452-1390 to volunteer or get further information. Toys for Kids website~ www.winonaareatoysforkids.com Holiday Lighted Parade Saturday, December 2, 5:30 p.m. […]
Come and get your Halloween Costumes at The Clothes Shop. Only $2.00 per piece.
Where: Jaycee’s Pavillion When: September 24th, 11-3pm Why: The John Latsch Leadership Academy is hosting a community food drive for Winona Volunteer Services Supplemental Food Shelf that aims to bring the community together in support of families and individuals who are in need. The food drive will include Winona-based businesses and family games. Community members […]
August 17th is National Thrift Shop Day so I invite you to come and visit The Clothes Shop at 416 East Second Street. Come down and celebrate the fun of bargain hunting in a clean and organized clothes store. The Clothes Shop offers shoppers low-cost, high quality used clothing and is open to the public […]
Winona Volunteer Services is pleased to announce that we have been certified by Points of Light as a Service Enterprise! A Service Enterprise is an organization that fundamentally leverages volunteers and their skills throughout their organization to successfully deliver on its social mission. Research conducted by the TCC Group, a national program and evaluation firm, […]
Saturday May 13th was the National Letter Carrier Food Drive. We collected 11, 036 pounds of food and $320 thanks to our local Winona Letter Carriers and our wonderful community donors!!! This is our second major food drive of the year!!