December 1st begins the 35th Anniversary of 10 Days of Giving, the largest food and cash drive for the Winona Volunteer Services Food Shelf.

This community wide food drive is possible because Merchants Bank and their employees commitment to help feed the hungry families of Winona County.

In the month of October, we had 944 visits to the food shelf and distributed 50,525 pounds of food.

Food Collection bins are around town at area businesses including Midtown Foods for non-perishable food donations. Or mail a monetary donation to Winona Volunteer Services 402 East 2nd Street Winona MN, 55987 or online at