Making an Impact – Stories

Congratulations to Phil Feiten

2021 Founders Award Phil Feiten “It's truly the people that make the community” – Phil Feiten Give a Donation to Honor Phil Now Phil was born and raised with rural Winona roots. His father and uncle purchased their dairy farm, Feiten Brothers Dairy, where they served as one [...]

Milestones for the Community Grant Program

Milestones for the Winona Community Foundation Community Grant Program In 2021, the Winona Community Foundation celebrates two major milestones for their competitive Community Grant Program. But before we share those milestones, let’s turn back to 1988, when the program began. THE START The Community Grant Program was started in [...]

Connecting People with Causes

John and Margaret Cross Memorial Fund of the Winona Community Foundation Benefits Homeless Day Shelter Kevin Cross and Carolyn Cross deMatta, co-fund advisors to the John and Margaret Cross Memorial Fund, directed a $21,000 grant to fund the Catholic Charities Drop-In Day Center. Cross and deMatta are the children [...]