Latest Meals on Wheels Stories

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...

2010-06-29 08:29:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Federal income guidelines to determine eligibility for free and reduced-price school meals and free milk will remain at current levels for July 2010 - June 2011, acting Education Secretary Thomas E.

2010-06-29 08:07:00

MINNEAPOLIS, June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- To celebrate volunteerism and help combat hunger facing many children and families across New York City, today Target is hosting a one-of-a-kind service event, "Party for Good: Making Meals to Feed Young Minds." More than 5,000 attendees from the 2010 National Conference on Volunteering and Service are expected to attend the service event and help assemble 150,000 meals that will be donated to the Food Bank For New York City at Basketball City...

2010-06-23 10:59:00

WOODBURY, N.Y., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The got breakfast?® Foundation recently awarded the Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County in Irvine, California, one of eight Silent Hero grants.

2010-06-15 22:22:00

SALEM, N.J., June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Meals on Wheels of Salem County (MOWSC), New Jersey, received a new meal delivery car courtesy of the Harrah's Foundation and the Meals On Wheels Association of America (MOWAA).

2010-06-09 14:00:00

ST. PAUL, Minn., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- With support from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and children from St.

2010-06-07 13:26:00

MINNEAPOLIS, June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Open Arms, the non-profit organization that provides nutritious meals for people living with chronic and life-threatening diseases, announces the delivery of its two millionth meal and the grand opening celebration of its new building on Saturday, June 12. Grand opening activities include tours of the building, a picnic meal, installation of a time capsule, and a ribbon cutting ceremony.

2010-06-03 12:39:00

LONG BEACH, Calif., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- SCAN Health Plan has furthered its longstanding commitment to healthy, independent aging with financial contributions to 12 California nonprofit organizations that support senior nutrition.

Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
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  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.