Our StoriesMore Than a Meal™
Sallie M. is 73 years old and currently lives in Anne Arundel County. She is originally from South Carolina but has lived in Maryland for more than 30 years. She is witty and positive, always ready to laugh and share stories. Sallie struggles with her vision, making...
This week, we are highlighting another awesome Grocery Assistance Program volunteer duo- Kim and Jake who give back to homebound adults in Harford County. Kim and Jake H. Jake H. is 13 years old and completed the 8th grade at Patterson Mill School in Bel Air this past...
Sometimes there is nothing better than giving back as a family. At Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland (MOWCM), there are so many ways to engage family members of all ages- from packing to delivery to creative service projects and fundraisers. One fun way to volunteer...
The Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland (MOWCM) Grocery Assistance Program (GAP) started 21 years ago to provide grocery shopping assistance to homebound individuals unable to shop for themselves. The program works by matching a participant with a dedicated volunteer....
The moment you knock on that door, look someone in the eyes and deliver a warm meal, you make a connection. It might be a quick hello or it could be a whole conversation, but the impact lasts a lifetime. Not just for the senior receiving the meal, but for you the volunteer.
Today in the U.S., ten million seniors face the threat of hunger, and millions more live alone in isolation. Meals on Wheels already serves over two million homebound seniors annually, and with the senior population expected to double by 2050, there is an escalating need for a new wave of volunteers to step up to help seniors in their communities.
“America, Let’s Do Lunch”
Richard & Homer Gere
For Richard Gere, Meals on Wheels has always been about family. Sign up to drop off a warm meal and create lifelong memories today.
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