Events

A Work Of Art – Creating Food Security 2024

A Work Of Art – Creating Food Security 2024

You’re Invited! All are Welcome. Thursday, April 25th, 2024 Join us for an evening of community spirit and art! Free! Austin High School, the Hometown Food Security Project, and Hormel Foods invite you to celebrate our students’ creative projects and learn about our...

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Inviting Table

Inviting Table

Join the Welcome Center of Austin on September 13th for the Inviting Table, an event that brings together neighbors to share a meal and foster connection! RSVP here to reserve your spot.     RSVP      

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Bingo with the Back Program

Bingo with the Back Program

Join the United Way of Mower County this Friday, Aug. 11th, for a fun-filled Bingo night to support the Backpack Program, which provides children who may rely on school for food with nutritious kid-friendly meals and snacks. Join for appetizers, drinks, a silent...

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Community Health Resource Fair

Community Health Resource Fair

Looking to learn more about health resources available in our community? Stop by the Hormel Institute Friday, April 21 from 9am-4pm to get more information on community health resources.

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Family Connections Family Fun Night

Family Connections Family Fun Night

Join the Family Connections Program for a Family Fun Night at the YMCA at ACRC Community Gym on Tuesday, April 18. Learn about Mower County community resources while enjoying games, prizes, and food. Admission is FREE!

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300 Food Bags filled for Backpack Program

300 Food Bags filled for Backpack Program

Thank you Hormel Foods Emerging Leaders, for volunteering for the Backpack Program! Volunteers packed around 300 food bags today! Foods bags will be given to local Mower County students. To learn more about the Backpack Program visit...

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Austin Snack Packing Event a Success

Austin Snack Packing Event a Success

Dear Volunteers: When our community comes together to get something done, it can have a huge impact! last Friday's packing event hosted by United Way, Hormel Foods, and Matter received an outpouring of community support and was a huge success. We appreciated the...

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Hometown Food Security Project

Hometown Food Security Project
318 Main St N.
Austin, MN 55912

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