Making an Impact – Stories

$3,800 Grant To Keep Communities Safe

Hiawatha Valley Mental Health Center Grant “We truly appreciate this partnership… capitol purchases such as these are often delayed due to a lack of accessible funds, but are essential to the health, safety, and well-being of those we serve.” Hiawatha Valley Mental Health Center received a $3,800 [...]

Meet the 2022 Above & Beyond Scholarship Students

The Winona Daily News partnered with the Winona Community Foundation in 2021 to establish a new fund, the Above and Beyond Scholarship Fund, to provide annual scholarships to Winona-area high school seniors who have overcome obstacles or provided exemplary service to others. “We’re proud of our ongoing determination to [...]

WCF Announces New Affiliate Foundation

The Winona Community Foundation Announces New Affiliate: Goodview Community Foundation The Winona Community Foundation is excited to announce a new Affiliate community foundation - the Goodview Community Foundation. This newly formed partnership will continue our efforts to be catalyst for igniting generosity. As an affiliate [...]

$1,500 Grant To Bring Communities Together

Islamic Center of Winona Grant "We are pleased to report that all feedback from the guests was very positive. Many of them made donations on their way out to help the refugees," stated by council member Ahmed El-Afandi. The Islamic Center of Winona received a Winona Community [...]

WNB Financial $10,000 Gift to Help Students

The Winona Daily News partnered with the Winona Community Foundation in 2021 to establish a new fund, the Above and Beyond Scholarship Fund, to provide annual scholarships to Winona-area high school seniors who have overcome obstacles or provided exemplary service to others.WNB Financial is supporting the Above and Beyond Scholarship [...]