• Broadway Takes the Stage! - May 9, 2019

    FUSE Productions returns to "A Meal that Matters," the State College Meals on Wheels annual benefit dinner, to be held on May 9th, 2019 at 6:00 pm in the beautiful ballroom of the Nittany Lion Inn.  FUSE will provide your entertainment for the evening with a preview of their June performance of Jesus Christ Superstar. Rousing performances of "Superstar" favorites as well as selections from other recent FUSE musicals will be performed, led by Richard Biever, Producing Artistic Director. The evening includes a delicious three-course dinner and a huge silent auction with popular services, collectibles, and experiences. Please join us for a wonderful evening of great food and entertainment in support of this important community service for those needing nutritious, home-delivered meals.  For tickets and sponsorship info, please call (814) 360-6571View the dinner information flyer here. 

  • Meals on Wheels Annual Fund Drive

    Please consider a donation to SCMOW and join us in the effort to reduce and eventually eliminate senior hunger. Nutritious home-delivered meals can play a major role in maintaining seniors' quality of life and independence. To donate, go to the Donate tab above. Did you know that since SCMOW is privately funded, we are not limited in serving those who may not meet all the federal rules for home-delivered meal service?  We may serve anyone whom we deem in need of the service, regardless of age or income. For more info or to request meal delivery, go to the Receive Meals tab, above, or call us at (814) 237-8135.  

  • 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

  • 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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