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March Food Drive

Help us reach 115,000 pounds or dollars!!

NEW: VEAP Food Pantry Sponsorships

VEAP is looking for 52 sponsors to underwrite the costs of operating the food pantry for each week of the year!

Nutrition and Cooking Classes

VEAP clients age 18+ can register for free weekly nutrition and cooking classes.

New and Noteworthy

  • VEAP Announces Tracy Elftmann Will Assist During Leadership Transition

    Tracy Elftmann has been retained as Transition Consultant/Interim Director for the period until VEAP’s Board of Directors hires a new Executive Director. Tracy comes to VEAP with extensive experience in the non-profit sector, having worked as Vice President for Advancement at the Greater Metropolitan Council of Churches and Augsburg College. 03/02/2015

  • VEAP Receives Award From Bloomington Youth Organization

    VEAP was recently presented with a Volunteer Recognition Award from Bloomington United for Youth (BUY). 02/20/2015

  • Sign Up to Receive VEAP News

    VEAP provides a monthly update to supporters through the ENewsletter @VEAPLink. You can register to join the distribution list. 02/12/2015

  • Sold!

    VEAP sold the building located at 9731 James and 9728 Irving Avenue. 01/13/2015

  • A New Year at VEAP

    After 39 years as executive director of VEAP, Susan Russell Freeman has announced that she will retire in the spring. 01/02/2015


Upcoming Events


9600 Aldrich Avenue South
Bloomington, MN 55420

P: 952.888.9616
F: 952.881.8322

Map & Directions

Hours of Operation

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri

8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

VEAP offices and food pantry are closed on the following holidays:
New Years Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday
Washington's Birthday
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Veterans Day
Thanksgiving - November 26 & 27
Christmas - December 24 & 25