Latest Meals on Wheels Stories

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.

2011-06-09 13:00:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fourth Grade twins who started an organization to celebrate families moving out of homeless shelters; and a twelfth grader who started knocking on her neighbor's doors to collect food for the hungry in her community are two of the five national Stephen J.

2011-06-07 08:32:00

Partnership with Federation of Virginia Food Banks Aims to Immediately Connect Children to Free Summer Meals and End Childhood Hunger in Virginia by 2015 ARLINGTON, Va., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Academy Award Winner and No Kid Hungry® National Campaign Spokesperson Jeff Bridges, Gov.

2011-06-04 00:00:30

ViSalus Distributors answer the call to help those impacted by the devastating storms, along with contributions from The Blair Foundation and Goergen Foundation. Joplin, MO (PRWEB) June 03, 2011 ViSalus is a company founded on the value of contribution, and powered by a Community committed to giving back whenever possible.

2011-06-02 08:45:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer, country singer-songwriter Josh Kelley is lending his voice to support the ConAgra Foods Foundation's Hunger-Free Summer program with Feeding America.

2011-05-24 00:00:30

Three Tarrant County organizations – Neighbor Helping Neighbor, Meals On Wheels and Senior Citizen Services of Greater Tarrant County – will receive nearly $50,000 in donations from the Home Instead Senior Care® Fort Worth, Texas, office.

2011-05-18 00:01:30

ViSalus to increase donation total by matching meals raised by ViSalus Distributors through company’s Body by Vi™ Community Challenge. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 17, 2011 ViSalus Sciences is coming to the aid of those affected by recent tornadoes and storms in Alabama with a donation of healthy protein shake meals for western Alabama families.

2011-05-16 06:00:00

ConAgra Foods Foundation and country music singer and song writer Josh Kelley help alleviate hunger for children during the summer months CHICAGO, May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When school is out for summer vacation, millions of children across the country lose access to the free and reduced-price meals they receive during the school year.

Word of the Day
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