FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT MEMBERSHIP
Q: What types of organizations benefit most from Membership?
A: Meals on Wheels America was created to support non-profit organizations and governmental agencies engaged directly in the provision of meals and/or nutrition services to seniors. We provide a wide range of resources for privately or publicly funded programs with home-delivered and/or congregate meal services.
Q: Who is eligible for Membership?
A: General Membership is open to non-profit organizations, governmental agencies and tribal organizations engaged directly in the provision of meals and/or nutrition services to seniors.
Q: What’s the cost of Membership?
A: The Meals on Wheels America dues structure contains tiered levels based on program size as defined by senior nutrition operating budget. The tiers are as follows:
- Programs with senior nutrition operating budgets less than $500,000: $175 per year
- Programs with senior nutrition operating budgets between $500,000 and $2,000,000: $225 per year
- Programs with senior nutrition operating budgets greater than $2,000,000: $300 per year
With that, every Member of your organization and Board receives full access to the value of Meals on Wheels America membership – grants, discounts, professional development, advocacy, products, services and networking.
Q: How long does my Membership last?
A: Dues are paid annually and run from your sign-up date until the anniversary of that sign-up date. For example, if you join on July 1st of this year, your Membership will run through June 30th of next year.