Our StoriesMore Than a Meal™
The Full Plate Club at Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland (MOWCM) is a group of dedicated monthly donors. These generous givers provide MOWCM the steady income needed to deliver food, socialization, and other critical services to our homebound neighbors in need, now...
On Thursday, November 4th, Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland (MOWCM) presented our 2021 Virtual Thanks for Giving event, “Unity and Heart”, celebrating volunteers, donors, and community partners that are at the core of what we do. Two very special volunteer awards...
World Kindness Day is celebrated every year on November 13th to inspire positivity and to encourage kindness around the globe. It was first introduced in 1997 by the World Kindness Movement, through a coalition of NGO’s and is now recognized internationally. It is...
November is Native American Heritage Month! This purpose of this month-long acknowledgement is to celebrate the rich diversity and long history of Native Americans. Through discovering the culture, traditions, and contributions of individuals and tribes, the public...
October is Blindness Awareness Month. Throughout the world, there are over 285 million people who are visually impaired with 39 million of these people being completely blind. There are degrees of vision loss and folks who are blind or visually impaired often lead...
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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