Latest Meals on Wheels Stories

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.

2011-04-07 17:56:00

SF Giants Inspire Community Support by Serving Monumental Meal SAN FRANCISCO, April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As area nonprofits brace for continued budget cuts and a potential housing setback for veterans, St. Anthony Foundation prepares to serve its 37 millionth meal. Between 11 a.m.

2011-04-07 00:00:28

Upwards of 900 local volunteers will gather on May 7th to package meals for orphaned and destitute children through Children of the Nations (COTN), a local nonprofit organization.

2011-04-05 07:00:00

BALTIMORE, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- RLTV and Meals On Wheels Association of America join forces to present a transformative half-hour series combining the excitement of a cook-off with the poignancy of real-life drama.

2011-03-31 08:30:00

NEW YORK, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With its supply of emergency food depleted to dangerously low levels by record winter storms, Citymeals-on-Wheels announced today that the charity has received a generous $100,000 matching grant from The Starr Foundation and the Starr International Foundation to help re-stock the shelves of its emergency food warehouse.

2011-03-30 00:00:28

Menuism.com, the Web’s largest aggregator of restaurant menus, has pledged to donate $1 to the Greater Chicago Food Depository for each new Facebook fan earned before April 25th.

2011-03-29 20:10:26

A new study by Rochester Institute of Technology is one of the first to analyze how new-media technology, including the Internet and smartphones, are changing college students' eating habits and their relationship to food.

2011-03-28 21:35:56

A new study on hunger entitled "Map the Meal Gap" is the first study to identify the county-level distribution of over 50 million food-insecure Americans.

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