Latest Meals on Wheels Stories

2011-07-22 00:01:02

FitFul to deliver post-race nutrition to 30,000 participants in the 2011 edition of the Marine Corps Marathon. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) July 21, 2011 "We are excited to see another major race adopt our FitFulâ„¢ Race Day pack as their preferred post-race nutrition solution for their participants" said Sergio Radovcic, CEO of FitFul Inc." Our mission is to provide athletes of all levels with the nutrition they need and deserve at the right time.

2011-07-21 09:15:00

AUSTIN, Texas, July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Capital Area Food Bank of Texas is bringing more meals to more children this summer with the help of a $20,000 Hunger-Free Summer grant.

2011-07-15 15:51:00

Coalition of Volunteers, Non-Profit Organizations and City Agencies Join Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry Campaign to Spread the Word by Distributing More than 1,000,000 Postcards and Posters Promoting Summer Meals NEW YORK, July 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Share Our Strength's New York City No Kid Hungry® Campaign and the New York City Coalition Against Hunger are hosting a day of outreach to promote free summer meals for kids in New York City this Saturday, July 16.

2011-07-15 10:32:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Department of Education today announced the availability of a website to help low-income families find a summer meal location for their children. The Summer Food Service Program is available in many areas throughout the state.

2011-07-15 06:50:00

NAPLES, Fla., July 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BistroMD, the weight loss program that provides great-tasting, nutritionally sound meals designed for a lighter, healthier you, is proud to announce the launch of its Health Partners Referral Program where gym owners, personal trainers, doctors, and health and wellness professionals can earn referral income. The Health Partners Referral Program is the first program of its kind to be launched by BistroMD.

2011-07-13 17:45:00

LOS ANGELES, July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent study by Prestone - a leading producer of antifreeze/coolant - showed that in the hottest months of the year, only 57% of car owners have prepared their cars to battle the heat.

2011-07-08 13:32:00

SAINT PAUL, Minn., July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Today, Hunger Solutions Minnesota releases a quarterly report that measures the state of hunger in Minnesota.

2011-07-07 07:11:00

Ys across the nation to provide 7 million meals to children this summer, as part of funding provided by Walmart's Summer Giving Campaign CHICAGO, July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When the school year ends, so do free meals for the millions of children in low-income households who depend on them most.

2011-06-15 05:00:00

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The McGregor Foundation, in its semi-annual grantmaking cycle, has awarded $388,095 to 17 local service-providers aiding Northeast Ohio's most vulnerable seniors. Among the grantees is the City of Cleveland Department of Aging, which received $45,000 from the McGregor Foundation and $45,000 from the Cleveland Foundation for the second consecutive year to provide financial counseling to 500 low-income seniors. The Cleveland Economic Security...

2011-06-09 14:00:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A stunning fifty-five percent of Camden N.J. residents live in poverty, with many at risk of hunger. Angel L. Gonzalez wants to change that.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.