Latest Meals on Wheels Stories

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.

2010-05-20 08:21:00

PHILADELPHIA, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Philadelphia Eagles are partnering with The Salvation Army of Greater Philadelphia, Drexel University, the PA National Guard and Numana, Inc. to help promote and volunteer for The Salvation Army Million Meals for Haiti event.

2010-05-18 11:11:00

WOODBURY, N.Y., May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The got breakfast?® Foundation this week awarded eight Silent Hero Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to participants in the federal Summer Nutrition Program.

2010-05-05 08:20:00

FAIRFIELD, Conn., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- AmericanTowns.com, the nation's leading hyperlocal platform, today announced that it achieved significant growth in revenues and traffic for its unique national network during the first quarter of 2010.

2010-04-29 12:26:00

PHILADELPHIA, April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of a nationwide effort to get nutritious food to the starving people of earthquake-ravaged Haiti, The Salvation Army of Greater Philadelphia (www.salvationarmyphiladelphia.org) will partner with Drexel University, the PA National Guard and Numana Inc to host a city-wide Million Meals for Haiti event Friday, May 21 and Saturday, May 22 at the State Armory at Drexel University, 33(rd) Street between Market and Arch Streets, officials announced...

2010-04-29 06:30:00

A county in California is halting restaurants from using toys to get children hooked on unhealthy food such as Kids Club Meals offered by Burger King and Happy Meals offered by McDonalds.

2010-04-05 08:00:00

RIDGWAY, Colo., April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly 17 million children in America - almost one in four - struggle with hunger. The families of these children have a hard time putting food on the table.

2010-03-31 14:34:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell today announced that $3.7 million in grants will be awarded to senior centers to help revolutionize nutrition services for older Pennsylvanians.

2010-03-25 07:15:00

NAPLES, Fla., March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- In recent years, the options for weight loss products and services have greatly expanded. The National Center for Health Statistics reported that more than 34% of Americans are currently considered obese.

2010-03-17 09:00:00

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- News Highlights: Large corporate call center feeds hundreds, stays open during paralyzing stormsWeb-based technology simplifies complicated corporate catering transactionsVmeals sales rep responds to emergency by combining personal service with technologyWhen the first snowflakes started to fall in mid December outside the Richmond, Virginia offices of a large travel insurance customer service center, the HR director knew she was in trouble.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.