It was a tremendous day for walkers & runners supporting the Waconia United Food Shelf! 414 lbs of food were collected. Thanks to the many wonderful volunteers organizing and helping with this event. The food shelf is so grateful to all who participated and for the funds raised!
The Waconia Boy and Girl Scouts requested donations and you responded with more than 2,444 lbs of food!
We are blessed and so excited to have our shelves well stocked for the 200+ families that regularly shop.
A HUGE thank you to all the volunteers- to all who donated, to the Scouts, and to the Clearwater kids that helped organize.
In April we had 210 visits or 567 individuals and distributed 18,880 pounds of food.
This March—2017, our community stepped up and contributed $27,205.66 and 8,865 pounds of Food for the MN Foodshare March Campaign to benefit the Waconia Food Shelf.
Thank you to everyone who contributed towards these Easter baskets! We are so pleased to have such a supportive community and are looking forward to distributing these awesome baskets.
In March we had 188 visits or 501 individuals and distributed 15,590 pounds of food.
In February we had 198 visits or 543 individuals and distributed 15,444 pounds of food.
In January we had 208 visits or 573 individuals and distributed 18,023 pounds of food.
Thank you to all who participated from the company as well as the outside donors in our community. The 250 families who use the food shelf each month are grateful for your gifts. Over $12,000 and 2,300 lbs of food were collected and split between the Waconia and Norwood Young America food shelves by Waconia Manufacturing!