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Announcements & News

WNC is Collecting Laundry Soap

WNC Needs Laundry Soap! This basic need is given to each family WNC serves. The goal for this year is big, 750 bottles! Please help us meet this need in the upcoming year. Drop off detergent at … [Read More...]

Free English Classes

FREE English Classes for anyone desiring to use the English language more fluently, no matter where you come from.  Join us at the Waunakee Public Library, Tuesdays, October 2 – November 13 from … [Read More...]

WNC Wants to Help!

Waunakee Neighborhood is here to help neighbors by connecting and providing daily necessities, resources and tools. DO YOU KNOW SOMEONE WNC CAN HELP? Invite them to register as a client to … [Read More...]

WNC Opportunity!

Waunakee Neighborhood Connection is hiring! We currently have an opening for a Client and Volunteer Services Manager to oversee WNC’s key programs and volunteer strategy. To apply, submit a cover … [Read More...]


Thank you for participating in the Annual Community Resource Fair!  If you or someone you know needs help, then contact WNC at 608-849-5740 or wncteam@waunakeenc.com … [Read More...]

Fill the Bus

Fill the Bus was a huge success!!  Thank you to all of the volunteers and supporters, Fortifi Bank, Peace Lutheran Church, and Lamers Bus Lines for all you have done! WNC continues to help … [Read More...]

Thank you, Summer Campers!

Wow! We were blown away by the dedication and spirit the Summer Campers brought to WNC! They learned different ways to give back to their community with their main project being a community car wash, … [Read More...]

Welcome to Lisa Humenik!

The WNC Board of Directors is pleased to announce and introduce our new executive director, Lisa Humenik. Lisa started at the beginning of August and is busy learning about our programs, services, … [Read More...]


Have you received your free LockMed Lock Box yet? Waunakee Neighborhood Connection and Waunakee Community Cares Coalition want to give you the tools you need to lock up your medications! … [Read More...]

WNC’s Vehicle Program

Did you know? WNC has given away 17 vehicles to families in need! These vehicles have made a world of difference to families looking to stay mobile, but donating your used vehicle isn’t the only … [Read More...]

Thank you!

As part of State Bank of Cross Plains’ 110-year anniversary celebration, they gave every one of their employees $110 each to donate to a charity, cause, or organization of their choice. We want … [Read More...]

WNC Honors Genna’s Legacy

WNC Open House to Honor Genna's Legacy Wednesday, May 16, 2018 4pm-7pm Once upon a time, a woman saw a need. She organized an effort which connected a … [Read More...]

We love our Personal Shoppers!

Tom and Lidia were helping our families shop last Monday, and we had a blast! Their enthusiasm and caring spirits bring out the smiles at shopping for everybody involced– they even let Genna … [Read More...]

25 Beds Gifted in 2017!

In 2017, our Build a Bed program raised enough money to gift 25 new beds to families in need! A new bed makes an incredible difference in the lives of these families, whether it is replacing a … [Read More...]

Chili Cookoff Winners!

Longtime WNC friends Phil and Betty Willems recently participated in and won a chili cookoff. Although Phil is keeping the recipe a secret, he and Betty did want give back to the community in other … [Read More...]

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