The Victory Neighborhood Association (ViNA) is the neighborhood organization serving the Victory Neighborhood of Minneapolis. Victory is a neighborhood building community through inclusion, fairness, and wellness, achieved through communication, outreach, and engagement.

The organization was founded as part of Minneapolis’ Neighborhood Revitalization Program and works to connect neighbors to one another and to the issues that directly impact them.

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Recent Articles

Emily’s Cafe: 36 Years of Goodness

Every day for the past 36 years, Emily Benincasa has gone from table to table greeting each guest dining in her namesake restaurant, Emily’s F&M Café. It’s their beloved customers that have kept Emily and her husband, Elliott, going all of these years. In fact, Emily works seven days a week just so she can…
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Pictures with Santa

Thank you to all of the volunteers who helped make Holiday on 44th extraordinary. A special thank you to Jill, Barb, Chris, Emily, Gina, Jason, Lorna, Matt, and Santa who volunteered in ViNA’s office for Pictures with Santa. Over 500 people came through the office during the event and we’re so grateful for the wonderful neighbors…
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Holiday Lights Contest

Judging for Victory’s annual Holiday Lights Contest begins on Friday, December 14. Keep your lights shining bright through December 30 to be considered. Prizes will be awarded for best traditional display, best contemporary display, and best block representation. Prizes will be presented at ViNA’s gathering on January 23. If you would like to volunteer as…
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