Our StoriesMore Than a Meal™
Meet MOWCM client Helen M. from Ellicott City, MD. Helen is 81 years old and lives alone in her apartment. She loves getting to know new people and socializing with others in her housing complex along with her sister with whom she is very close. Helen has been...
Operating a food truck involves hard work, perseverance, and very long days. Oftentimes, food truck owners will not have enough hours in their schedule to dedicate to promoting their businesses. In 2017, Maryland Food Truck Week was born to elevate the unique...
At Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland, we recognize the sacrifice our military volunteers make and the resilience that veteran clients continue to show in their daily lives. Whether through packing meals, delivering meals, making calls, or as a participant in our...
Welcome to Summer 2021! It is teeming with activity here at Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland, Inc. (MOWCM) as teen summer programs, corporate packing groups, and hundreds of delivery volunteers and dedicated staff work together to feed Maryland’s most vulnerable....
The weather in Maryland is often characterized by cool, frigid winters and warm, humid summers. The hot season can last anywhere from May to mid-September with the average daily temperatures reaching over 79 degrees in Baltimore. Not only do elevated temperatures...
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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