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This event has been Rescheduled for April 6th at the Verizon Center

Doors open at 5:30

Join us at the Verizon Center

Warm Your Heart is MVAC’s annual fundraiser that consists of tasting the best and most unique soups from around southern Minnesota, silent and live auction and ends with live entertainment.
Your Heart proceeds will benefit the “We Care” micro loan home repair loan.

Single General Admission Tickets $50

Reserved Table for 8 $600

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Currently looking for Sponsors and Restaurants

Thank you to these Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor ~ MinnStar Bank; Print Sponsor ~ Corporate Graphics Commercial; Media Sponsor ~ Alpha Media.; Gold Sponsors ~ Brown & Brown Insurance; Nash Brothers Construction; UnitedHealth Group; Denim Sponsors ~ Pierce Accounting and Tax Services; Spherion; First National Bank; Monarch Healthcare Management; Gislason & Hunter; Wine Sponsor ~ Javens Family Vineyard & Winery


Thank you to these table sponsors:

Dave Hermel, Debbie Ogren – American Way Realty

All About storage,  Affordable Lawn & Snow Care, Blue Earth County Commissioners, Blue Heron Electric, Community Bank,  Farrell’s Extreme Bodyshaping,, Lloyd Management, MTU Onsite Energy, MVAC Directors, Old National, Pawn America, Rasmussen College, Smith Schaefer & Associates, Two Eagles

If you are interested in a sponsorship or donating a live or silent auction item, please contact Sheila Ous or Ann Macgregor 507-345-6822


Minnesota Valley Action Council has Small Cities Home Repair loans available in the following communities: Kasota; Welcome; and Fairmont. These loans do have an income limit. Contact Sheila 507-345-2416 for Kasota and Kaye 507-238-1663 for Welcome and Fairmont today

These loans are only available for a limited time!

Head Start is taking applications for 2018–2019 school year! Apply on-line or call to schedule an appointment.





To volunteer to be on the board, please contact MVAC at 507-345-6822 or email Amanda for an application

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