Making an Impact – Stories

Deadlines for Donations 2021

DONORS Mutual Fund Shares - December 10: These transfers can take up to three weeks to complete. The IRS will not consider the date of your request, only the date it was complete. Stock Donations - December 17 recommended: These transfers generally take one to three days but volumes [...]

Grant Program Awards $15,000 to Local Nonprofits

The United Way of Olmsted County established a fund with the Winona Community Foundation to support Winona area programs and nonprofits. As a result of the United Way’s affiliation with national corporations, there are Winona County-based companies that participate in United Ways campaigns that participate [...]

Have an Impact on the Future of Your Community

Winona Community Foundation Joins Nationwide Celebration to Recognize the Local Impact of Community Foundations The Winona Community Foundation joins in a nationwide celebration, November 12-18, 2021, to recognize the increasingly important role these philanthropic organizations play in fostering local collaboration and innovation to address persistent civic and economic [...]

Announcing our New Mission and Vision!

Vision: "WHERE PURPOSEFUL GIVING CHANGES LIVES FOREVER" Mission: "TO BE A CATALYST FOR IGNITING GENEROSITY AND BUILDING THE VIBRANT AND ENDURING PLACE WE CALL HOME" The Winona Community Foundation has set its sights on bringing our new vision to life through our new mission. After several months [...]