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Media Coverage

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Media Coverage

WYPR 88.1FM: How Volunteers are Rising to Meet the Challenges of the Pandemic

December 2, 2020: WYPR’s Sheilah Kast, host of On the Record, interviews Meals on Wheels about how eager volunteers are stepping up to face two devastating side effects of the pandemic – hunger and isolation.

Senior Director of Volunteer Services, Julie Hollander, and Meals on Wheels volunteer, Gerry Galuardi share details about the ability and will to continue to serve in the most challenging of times.

Listen here.

Columbia Inspired Magazine: How Meals on Wheels Delivers Kindness to Central Maryland

November 27, 2020: Columbia Inspired Magazine talks with our executive director, Stephanie Archer-Smith.

Kindness is not a simple term to define. Far more than a description of polite behavior, kindness is the manifestation of empathy that is put to action. As COVID-19 continuously brings social challenges to light, the importance of empathetic action has been paramount to reduce the spread of the virus. Although returning to life before the pandemic is impossible, the virus has demonstrated the power of unity by encouraging organizations and individuals to increase their communal support.

Read the full article.

 

Jmore The Upside: Services for Seniors during COVID-19

November 17, 2020: Jmore’s The Upside features Tiffany Nicolette, vice president of housing and services at CHAI, and Stephanie Archer-Smith, executive director of Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland.

Join “The Upside” to discuss services for seniors during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Watch here.

The Beacon Newspaper: Meals on Wheels Still Delivers

News article featuring Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland
October 2020: Meals on Wheels still delivers! The Beacon Newspaper interviews a current Meals on Wheels’ client, volunteer, and executive director Stephanie Archer-Smith. The pandemic brought rapid and significant changes to how Meals on Wheels serves and delivers. Requests for services tripled from 25,000 meals a week to 75,000. Read the full story here.

Press Releases

Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland Receives a $25,000 Grant Award from CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield for Home-Delivered Meal Program

Baltimore, MD, February 2, 2021- Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland, Inc. (MOWCM) is pleased to announce the grant award of $25,000 from CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield for the Home-Delivered Meal Program. MOWCM provides nutritionally balanced meals, personal contact, and related support services to homebound individuals throughout Baltimore City and seven surrounding counties, enabling them to live independently at home.

March 17, 2017

Meals on Wheels issues statement on proposed White House budget cuts, READ PRESS RELEASE HERE

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