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    WNC has an amazing team of volunteers!
  • Our Student Volunteers have FUN helping WNC!

Announcements & News

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...]

Great Pumpkin Smash Tickets on Sale Now!

On Saturday, September 29th, Waunakee Neighborhood Connection will be holding the third annual Great Pumpkin Smash (formerly the Moonlight Masquerade Mash)! This festive, family fundraiser will be … [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...]

Where is Care

Our mission at WNC is all about connecting our neighbors to available resources that serve and empower, which is why we’re excited to partner with Where Is Care! Their easy-to-use online search … [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...]

Current Needs Wishlist

Looking for a way to help WNC? Consider donating items on our wishlist or for upcoming projects! Our current top needs are plastic containers (ex. Folger’s coffee containers), used greeting … [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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