VEAP is looking for 52 sponsors to underwrite the costs of operating the food pantry for each week of the year!
VEAP clients age 18+ can register for free weekly nutrition and cooking classes.
With the help of Bloomington Garden Center, gardeners can help VEAP by planting an extra row this spring with the idea of donating that produce to VEAP. Bloomington Garden Center will provide you with one free tomato plant and one free pepper plant. They will double it to four plants for those who make a donation to VEAP at the time of purchase.
New and Noteworthy
A June 21 Star Tribune article highlighted a Met Council study showing more poor live in the suburbs than the Twin Cities Urban core. 06/26/2015
The City of Bloomington honored VEAP with the 2015 Health & Wellness Award on June 22. 06/23/2015
KSTP partnered with VEAP and other local food organizations to raise funds for Summer Harvest for Kids. See all the news stories featuring VEAP. 06/16/2015
VEAP creates Opportunity Profile for its next executive director. 06/08/2015
VEAP’s 22nd annual Three Square Classic Golf Tournament on July 13 at Minnesota Valley Country Club supports the organization’s food programs for youth. This summer, VEAP’s goal is to provide food for 720 area youth who will miss school meal programs once summer break begins. 05/22/2015
9600 Aldrich Avenue South
Bloomington, MN 55420
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
Thanksgiving - November 26 & 27
Christmas - December 24 & 25