Thanks to all the volunteers who helped serve the Easter dinner on Sunday April 1, 2018 to over 232 individuals. We could not have accomplished this without the great team from Chartwells Winona, the dining service representing Saint Mary’s University and Winona State University. They donated and prepared all the food for this celebratory event. Great job everyone!!!!!
Winona National Bank kicked off Minnesota FoodShare month for the Winona Volunteer Services food shelf with a friendly competition at Midtown Foods on Wednesday February 28, 2018. Ten local businesses vied for the title of fastest carts in town. Together, these teams bought $ 4,573.85 in groceries equaling 1,348 pounds!!! HBC was the winning team […]
The 2018 Minnesota FoodShare Campaign is now underway February 26 through April 8th. Please consider supporting our first major food drive of the year. Your food donations help eligible households receive about 48 pounds of food each month. Your cash donations buy roughly 21,000 pounds of food products each month. Your food and cash donations are […]
Thanks to The Winona Chapter of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars! These young ladies sorted our clothing donations last week and due to their quick work, we are now in need of MORE clothing donations. So next time you clean our your closet, please bring your clothes to The Clothes Shop at 416 East Second Street. […]
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 […]
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 […]