Latest Meals on Wheels Stories

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.

2010-03-15 06:40:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Women love a man who can cook. With that in mind, Nashville based singer/songwriter Matt Moore presents the perfect solution for any guy looking to impress a woman in the kitchen.

2010-03-05 12:08:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell recognizes the value of good nutrition and regular exercise in promoting good health as he proclaims March 8-12 Older Pennsylvanians' Nutrition Awareness Week.

2010-03-03 13:32:00

FORT BELVOIR, Va., March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of the Defense Logistics Agency's ongoing support to humanitarian operations in earthquake-stricken Haiti, the Defense Supply Center Philadelphia recently supplied 2.7 million ready-to-eat meals to the Haitian people. DSCP worked with its industry partners to supply the meals to the U.S.

2010-02-25 11:36:00

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Ask any corporate CFO who manages multiple offices and large, remote sales forces how they manage their spending on meals for corporate events, and you're likely to get a shrug of the shoulders.

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