Happy Holidays from the Victory Neighborhood Association!

The Victory Neighborhood Association is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that works to protect and promote neighborhood interests, and the health, safety and general welfare of those who live and do business here. ViNA’s success is possible through a corps of dedicated volunteers and through the generosity of individuals like you. Please consider making a financial contribution to ViNA during the holiday giving season. Gifts can be made online at

Block Club Leader & Connector Meeting

Thursday, December 8, 6-8 p.m.

Lower Level, St. Austin’s Church, 4050 Upton Avenue North

Block club leaders and connectors are invited to continue the discussion on how to strengthen ViNA’s block club efforts. City leaders and representatives from the Minneapolis Police Department will be on hand to answer questions and offer tips. Dinner will be provided. Visit to register. If you would like to learn more about becoming a block club leader, call 612-529-9558.

December ViNA Meeting

Wednesday, December 14, 7 p.m.

The Warren, 4400 Osseo Road North

It’s the last meeting of 2016. Share your thoughts on bus shelter needs with representatives from Metro Transit, and discuss crime trends and solutions with representatives from the Minneapolis Police Department. Refreshments will be provided.

Holiday Lights Contest

December 17-25

It’s all about lighting up Victory as ViNA again hosts its annual Holiday Lights contest. Judges will be crisscrossing the neighborhood during the evenings of December 17-25 to determine who has the best lights, so leave yours shining brightly to be considered. First, second and third place prizes along with a traveling trophy will be awarded at the January, 2017 neighborhood meeting.

Office Closed

December 26-30, 2016