Next WCC Monthly Board Meeting Thursday, January 9, 2020, 

7 pm - 8:30 pm.  Agenda click here

Multipurpose Room - Windom South Park floor

5821 Wentworth Avenue - Minneapolis (map)

WINTER HIGHLIGHTS

 

Windom Neighborhood Engagement Survey IS HERE !!

By now you should have received our Windom Neighborhood Survey in the mail.

There are several ways to complete the survey and return it.

  • Complete it on Paper and Mail the Survey Back to PO Box 19536 Minneapolis, MN 55419 (You'll need to add the postage yourself).

  • Complete it on Paper and Drop-Off the Survey at 5843 Wentworth Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55419 @ the Windom South Park reception desk.

  • Complete it Online at https://tinyurl.com/u5v3953

**** Monolingual Spanish and Somali Speakers can download the survey in their own language via the links below, complete it and mail it in to PO Box 19536, Minneapolis, MN 55419 or Drop-Off the survey at 5843 Wentwoth Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55419 @ the Windom South Park reception desk.

**** Additionally, the Windom Community Council will reach out directly to our Spanish and Somali speaking community members in-person.

Somaaliga - Windom Neighborhood Daraasadda Hawlgalka Bulshada

Español -  Windom - Encuesta de Participación Comunitaria

 

We'd like to know each of you, in our neighborhood, a little better, as well as, learn what you'd like to see get done for the betterment of the community. 

 

WINDOM Seniors: Fall & Winter (household/exterior/yard)

Senior Assistance Available 

What Services? (Download PDF brochure here)

  • Handyman

  • Housekeeping

  • Outdoor (snow removal, seasonal raking)

 

Who Provides the Services?

Senior Community Services (nonprofit organization)

www.seniorcommunity.org/ (website link)

Senior Community Services' network of skilled workers and volunteers provide indoor and outdoor chore services. Workers are pre-screened to ensure that seniors can feel safe and confident about the services they receive.

 

How Much Does it Cost?

Through their strategic partnerships HOME is able to offer services on a sliding fee scale that is based on ability to pay. Some chores are provided at no cost by volunteers.

 

How Do I Get Started?
For program details call:
(952) 746-4046

Windom Community Council (WCC) NEW Website COMING SOON!!

Your WCC website is being redeveloped to better serve you, the community!

We will be asking for your input on our new website to be deployed soon.

Windom Box Wrap Project

Thank you all who submitted images to be considered for our Windom Utlity Box Wrap Project.   We are in the process of selection and will notify everyone who submitted when the process has finalized.  

Windom Business Community:

Façade Matching-Grant Program OPEN FOR BUSINESS!

The Windom Business Façade Improvement 
Matching-Grant Program is open for business!  
For more information, please contact Roger Worm at    
rogerworm@yahoo.com or 612.743.0616

Click here to review and download

the guidelines for the grant program.

 

WINDOM COMMUNITY CALENDAR

WINDOM COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENTS

Windom Home Improvement Loans 

 NOW AVAILABLE!

If you have housing projects that need immediate attention, please contact -

 

Center for Energy and Environment (CEE)

612-335-5884

or to apply 

visit CEE on the web at

https://www.mncee.org/services/financing

To download and review the loan program guidelines, please follow this link.

The City of Minneapolis' Free Home Energy Squad Program

This is the Home Energy Audit program also administered by CEE.   Free for household income under $94,300.  For more information on accessing this free, cost-saving program, please log on to:

http://news.minneapolismn.gov/2018/07/16/save-energy-costs-free-home-visit-no-interest-financing-energy-saving-upgrades

Hello Windom Residents!

Please mark your calendars!!   

We are excited to announce that our Annual 2020 Windom Reads Event will be held Saturday, February 8, 2020, from 9 am - 11:30 am.  

This is a FREE event for children and youth of all ages!  

The event features guest readers, fun activities including bookmark design and learning Braille and many more!!

It is a joint venture between your Windom Community Council, Windom South Park (MPRB) and the Windom Dual Immersion School (MPS)

In preparation for the event, we are looking for local authors to participate in the event.  We welcome referrals!  Authors will be able to sell books!!

More information to follow!

Your Windom Community Council

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Our Vision: The Windom Community seeks to be recognized, locally and beyond, as an attractive, supportive and involved neighborhood that takes pride in its cultural diversity and rich history. We are a community of people who strive to provide a safe, clean, educational and prosperous haven for all our residents and businesses.