The annual Minnesota FoodShare Campaign is underway for Winona Volunteer Services (WVS). This is our first major food drive of 2020 and we are counting on our community partners to help us raise $25,000 and collect 25,000 pounds of food for the WVS food shelf. We encourage your participation in this statewide event that runs […]
Please welcome Bev Speltz as our Volunteer Coordinator for Winona Volunteer Services.
WVS is so grateful to the Winona Hims for granting WVS $10,700 for our food programs. We acknowledge this would not be possible without the community’s support of these concerts. Thank you to all involved for making this possible!
Today concluded out 2019 Food Fight Challenge. Together, our senior living communities raised a total of 1,829.02 pounds of food; $577.01 in actual cash plus 675 pounds of food. Please note that each dollar donated was converted into 2 pounds for our final total. Winona Health Senior Services 152 pounds Sauer Health […]
Please join Winona Volunteer Services and our Senior Living Communities raise funds during the July Summer Challenge for our food programs. This is a friendly food fight with a goal of raising awareness and funds for the food programs at WVS. Please consider making a donation through one of the participating Senior Living partners […]
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 […]
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)