Meals on Wheels is a non-profit organization that delivers nutritious food to older America’s. Their vision is “An America in which all seniors live nourished lives with independence and dignity.” Their Mission is “To empower local community programs to improve the health and quality of life of the seniors they serve so that no one is left hungry or isolated.”
Meals on Wheels America supports more than 5,000 community-based programs across the country. Programs are dedicated to reducing isolation and hunger for older adults. Volunteers deliver healthy meals. By doing this, participants receive friendly visits, and safety checks, which allows aging America’s to live independently and with dignity.
How much does it cost?
A recommended contribution of $1.80 per day is suggested but optional. No eligible person will be denied support in their program if unable to pay.