Ready Set School mailed out a record 1,100 vouchers in July to families in need. However, there are still families requesting help. We are asking for donations of backpacks and school supplies to give away to families that missed the voucher program. Stuff a backpack by July … [Read more...] about July 2020: Stuff a Backpack Challenge
Ready Set School needs your help. Winona County families are facing unprecedented financial and emotional losses, and our local nonprofit is seeing the impact of this burden firsthand. Ready Set School works to ensure all eligible K-12 students in Winona County have the basic and … [Read more...] about Large increase in need for 2020: Consider a donation by June 20
The applications for vouchers for school supplies and clothing closed on May 31. We do this to evaluate the number of students to money raised through fundraising to determine a voucher amount for the year. For families that missed the May 31 deadline but still need help, we are … [Read more...] about I missed the application period – now what?
We have reached a time of great uncertainty. First, please know we are thinking of you as our neighbors and friends. There is no doubt Ready Set School will be impacted by the current state of the economy. Our prime fundraising season occurs in April and May each year and … [Read more...] about Consider a donation to Ready Set School
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Ready Set School has cancelled or postponed many fundraisers. Wednesday, April 15 Erbert & Gerbert's Ready Set Sandwich Event 11 a.m. - close A portion of the day's sales will benefit Ready Set School! Ready Set School typically … [Read more...] about 2020 Fundraising Season for Ready Set School