Latest Meals on Wheels Stories

2010-09-03 06:10:00

A report said Thursday that over 49 million people in the US do not have regular access to nutritious meals, putting them at risk for a raft of physical, psychological and social problems.

2010-09-01 08:30:00

IRVING, Texas, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- First Choice Power today kicked off Hunger Awareness Month with the announcement of the Food First(TM) program, an initiative to provide 1 million meals to Texans in need, and its first monthly food bank grant recipient.

2010-08-23 05:01:00

NORTHFIELD, Ill., Aug. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- This fall, Kraft Foods (NYSE: KFT) will embark on its largest branded initiative ever to fight hunger in America.

2010-08-17 15:04:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- For many kids, back to school means new school supplies, new clothes and new teachers. But for millions of children, going back to school means the comfort of knowing they will once again have regular meals provided five days a week.

2010-07-30 06:00:00

DENVER, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Leveraging a $20,000 "Feeding Our Future®" grant from the Sodexo Foundation, St. Anthony Central Hospital, along with volunteers from Sodexo and the Food Bank of the Rockies, serves 12,400 summer lunches to Denver children at risk of hunger.

2010-07-27 08:08:00

NEW YORK, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether it be a souffle, a spaghetti carbonara or just a perfectly flipped and folded omelet, for many Americans there is that one dish that is their signature one or the one they dream of perfecting. While four in five U.S.

2010-07-08 13:41:00

AUSTIN, Texas, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Conley Giles, CEO of TheLunchDeal.com, announced today that TheLunchDeal.com has partnered with Capital Area Food Bank of Texas in a DEALS FOR MEALS campaign to help feed Central Texans in need. TheLunchDeal.com is an Austin-based e-commerce company that features online dining deals from Austin-area restaurants.

2010-07-07 15:15:00

ORLANDO, Fla., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- For many kids, the end of the school year is a time to celebrate, plan summer vacations, and play with friends. But for millions of children, the time away from school means not knowing where their next meal will come from.

2010-07-01 06:00:00

HACKETTSTOWN, N.J., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Mars Chocolate North America announced today that its SNICKERS® Brand will continue to help Feeding America 'Bar Hunger.' Because one in six Americans struggles with hunger, SNICKERS will donate the equivalent of as many as three and a half million meals to the hunger relief organization, as well as educate and empower Americans to join the effort. SNICKERS will kick start the campaign by making a baseline donation of the equivalent of two and a...

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