• Save the Date - Annual Benefit Dinner May 17, 2018

    Our annual gala benefit dinner, "A Meal that Matters" will be held on May 17, 2018 in the beautiful ballroom of the Nittany Lion Inn. This year our theme will be Great Wines and Cool Jazz as we explore tastings of select wines from around the world with entertainment provided by the Rick Hirsch Quartet.  Sean Caviston, the Nittany Lion Inn’s Wine Director and certified Sommelier, will host the event and treat us to samplings of some of his favorite wine selections paired with four courses of the Nittany Lion Inn’s awesome cuisine. A ticket order form will be included in the spring newsletter soon to be published. Or call (814) 360-6571 to order or to obtain more information. We hope you can join us!

  • Volunteering for Meals on Wheels is easy and rewarding!

    Volunteering for Meals on Wheels is easy and rewarding! All it takes is a couple hours a week to help package or deliver meals. Our volunteers tell us how much they enjoy the camaraderie of our volunteer team and the satisfaction of helping others. Schedules are flexible and several different volunteer positions are available (see Volunteer Positions link above). Volunteer with a friend - we can put you on a route or shift together! To get started, complete the volunteer application at the link below, or call 237-8135. Volunteer Form

  • Learn more about the challenge of the coming “silver tsunami”

    Learn more about the challenge of the coming “silver tsunami” from Meals on Wheels America (MOWA) at this link: Meals on Wheels America

  • Check out our Facebook Page

    Come over to Facebook and check out our page by clicking here.     

Why Meals on Wheels?

Home-delivered meals enable clients to age independently or heal in the comfort of their homes, thereby helping clients maintain a positive mental outlook, sustain social connections, and even help keep their families intact.  On the state level, approximately 15% of Pennsylvania’s senior citizens face food insecurity or threat of hunger (Source: Meals on Wheels Association of Pennsylvania)

Individuals who are food insecure are less likely to have good nutritional habits and are at higher risk of chronic health conditions and depression.  By providing a regular source of nutritional meals, Meals on Wheels fights food insecurity and senior hunger and promotes better health and quality of life.  Clients also benefit from a brief, but daily, social interaction when a volunteer delivers the freshly made meals to the client’s door.

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