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Caregiving in Quicksand: How We Got Here

Because Meals on Wheels is a valued resource for caregivers, we aim to provide information that caregivers may find useful. This is the first in an occasional series called “Caregiving in Quicksand,” a personal look at being a caregiver by Marketing Director Lauren Edstrom. Lately when phone conversations leave me more frustrated than satisfied, I […]

Getting to know our VISTA, Cory Georgopoulos

Cory Georgopoulos is an AmeriCorps VISTA member and has been working at Metro Meals on Wheels since last August. VISTA (Volunteers In Service To America) is a program where members make a one year commitment to work on a special project at a nonprofit organization or public agency. The goal of VISTA members is to […]

Save the date for Meals on Heels!

What? Meals on Heels is a party where all the proceeds go toward Metro Meals on Wheels. Attendees will receive delicious samples from a dozen local restaurants and breweries, listen to live entertainment, and have a chance at awesome raffle prizes. On top of all this they will be entered in the Swank Soles contest, […]

Something to think about as you’re planning your garden

Have you started planning your garden yet? Did you know that you can donate your fresh produce to meal recipients? A number of local Meals on Wheels programs offer fresh produce delivery during the growing season to provide a little extra healthy food to meal recipients. Some local programs partner with local food shelves to […]