Through sales and donations, a total of $4,711.01 was raised for Ready Set School at the annual Chili Tasting event, sponsored by WNB Financial, on February 10. Over 450 chili meals were sold drive-thru style for pick-up at Steak Shop Catering. A lunch or dinner option was … [Read more...] about WNB Chili Tasting Results
Together we can make sure all Winona County children have the basic tools they need to be successful in school for fall 2023. Ready Set School needs to raise $63,000 between February and May 2023. These funds will be used to provide vouchers for school supplies and clothing … [Read more...] about 2023 Fundraising Season!
The holiday season is upon us and the giving spirit is all around us! In 2022, Ready Set School helped over 900 students with vouchers for school supplies and clothing and gave out another 200 backpacks full of school supplies to students who missed the voucher program. We were … [Read more...] about Consider a Gift to Ready Set School this Holiday Season
Mandi Olson Director of Ready Set School It’s back-to-school time. What memories come to mind when you hear that? Maybe you were the kid with brand new sneakers, a crisp new notebook with a heart filled with excitement. Or a kid with hand-me-down shoes, a worn backpack and … [Read more...] about Back to School!
The month of August makes us all think about back-to-school; for some families, this can lead to stress and anxiety. Ready Set School works to ensure all Winona County K-12 students have basic and necessary school supplies for school. Our main voucher program is done for the … [Read more...] about School Supplies & Backpack Donations Needed