Monetary donations

Monetary donations are tax deductible. We can stretch your dollar when we purchase food at greatly reduced prices through our network. We accept electronic donations via PayPal (you do not need to have a PayPal account to donate; just use the button below). We also offer direct deposit for our donors; please contact the food shelf to get further information regarding this option.

Thank You!


We appreciate your donations!
Please use the Donate link below to support the Food Shelf.


Would you like a simple way to help the Waconia United Food Shelf? 

AmazonSmile is an easy way for the food shelf to receive money with no little or no effort. Simply register with and select  Waconia United Food Shelf as your charity of choice.

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What is AmazonSmile?

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization.

Click here to sign up with AmazonSmile.


Matching Gift Information

Does your employer offer a matching gift program? Check with your Human Resources or Payroll department for the opportunity to double your donation dollars!  Most employers need the EIN for the Waconia United Food Shelf. Please email Angie Cruzen, Waconia Food Shelf Executive Director, for the EIN Number.