"Thank you to our generous community, civic organizations, and faith-based communities for your time and support."

Waconia Food Shelf Board of Directors

Business Partners

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Mackenthun's Fine Foods

Mackenthun’s Fine Foods donates food products, sponsors Stuff-A-Truck Food Drive in November and hosts a Charity Golf Event in May that benefits the Waconia Food Shelf. The annual Golf Event raises on average $20,000 each year for the food shelf and connection center We couldn't do it without Mackenthun's!
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Boulay

Boulay generously donates accounting services and financial consulting
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Melchert, Hubert, Sjodin Law Firm

Melchert, Hubert, Sjodin Law Firm provided pro bono legal assistance for the Food Shelf to become incorporated. They also provide annual monetary support for our Thanksgiving Dinner distribution.
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Creature Works

Creature Works supports Gather & Grow Waconia Food Shelf through donations of web services and web hosting.

Second Harvest Heartland Food Rescue Program

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Second Harvest Heartland’s Retail Food Rescue program offers an innovative solution: partner with retail grocers in our communities to divert food being removed from their store shelves to feed hungry people. Aldi, Target and Kwik Trip all partner with Second Harvest Heartland to be one of our Food Rescue programs.

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Aldi- Waconia

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Target-Waconia

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Kwik Trip - Waconia

Faith-based Partners

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Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church

Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church provides lease support, monetary support, food donations, a community garden and coordinates the Easter Basket donation.

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St. Joseph Catholic Church

St. Joseph Catholic Church leases their building to house the Food Shelf, coordinates "Walk on Waconia" in April and makes food and monetary donations.  The St. Joseph’s School also provides weekly food donations during the school year.


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Trinity Lutheran Church

Trinity Lutheran Church provides lease support and many fund raising activities that support the Food Shelf.

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Waconia Moravian Church and Parkside Church

Waconia Moravian Church and Parkside Church also contribute toward our building lease and provide food and monetary support to the Waconia Food Shelf.

Oakwood Church, Promise Church, West Union Lutheran Church, St. Bonifacious Catholic Church, and Freshwater Church

Support us through food and monetary donations and volunteer time.

Servant Ministry of Waconia

Servant Ministry of Waconia supports our Backpack program and provides car clinics for clients.

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Love Inc.

Mobilizing Churches in Carver County to transform lives and communities in the Name of Christ.

Public & Civic Programs

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Waconia Lions Club

Waconia Lions Club support the Food Shelf with monetary donations which have been used for equipment such as a freezer and holiday programs.

Waconia Fire Department, Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts, American Legion and VFW

Waconia Fire Department, Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts, American Legion and VFW organizations have provided monetary support and school supplies for the backpacks

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Independent District #110 Waconia Public Schools

Independent District #110 Waconia Public Schools donate food several times a year and participate in the Stuff-A-Truck food drive.

Individual Support

Waconia Fire Department, Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts, American Legion and VFW organizations have provided monetary support and school supplies for the backpacks

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Cologne Academy

Academy holds food drives for the Food Shelf.

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Waconia West Carver Rotary

Waconia West Carver Rotary has provided financial support to the Waconia United Food Shelf for many years to help purchase food, recently the Rotary has been involved in a hands-on project designed specifically to increase capacity, increase access to food and facilitate greater outreach to Waconia United Food Shelf clients and prospective donors.

Individual Support

Thank you to the many individuals who support the Waconia Food Shelf with their food and monetary gifts and volunteer time.  

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