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MEALS ON WHEELS AMERICA NEWS

 
  • MEALS ON WHEELS AMERICA AND NANASP COMMEND BICAMERAL EFFORT URGING DOUBLE FUNDING FOR SENIOR NUTRITION BEFORE YEAR-END

    Thursday, Dec 01, 2022
    Meals on Wheels America President and CEO Ellie Hollander and National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs (NANASP) Executive Director Bob Blancato today shared a joint statement in response to a bicameral Dear Colleague letter led by Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Representative Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR-1) calling on House and Senate Appropriations Leaders to provide nearly $2 billion in funding for the Older Americans Act (OAA) Nutrition Program in Fiscal Year (FY) 2023. [READ]
  • US LBM FOUNDATION TO MATCH GIVING TUESDAY DONATIONS MADE TO MEALS ON WHEELS AMERICA

    Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022
    The US LBM Foundation, a nonprofit organization founded by leading specialty building materials distributor US LBM, will match up to $100,000 all donations made on Giving Tuesday to Meals on Wheels America, the national leadership organization supporting community-based programs across the U.S. dedicated to addressing senior isolation and hunger. Contributions for the matching program can be made starting at midnight (ET) on Tuesday, Nov. 29 at mealsonwheelsamerica.org/uslbm. [READ]
  • SUBARU OF AMERICA LAUNCHES 15TH ANNUAL SUBARU SHARE THE LOVE® EVENT WITH GOAL TO REACH $250 MILLION IN DONATIONS

    Thursday, Nov 17, 2022
    Subaru of America, Inc. today released a national advertising campaign in support of the 2022 Subaru Share the Love® Event, highlighting the causes that embody the Subaru Love Promise® – the Subaru vision to show love and respect to all people, and pets, at every interaction to make the world a better place, simply because it is the right thing to do. This year, Subaru and its participating retailers are supporting four returning national charity partner beneficiaries including Meals on Wheels America. The creative spots will shine a light on each organization's cause and how they make a difference. [READ]
  • MEALS ON WHEELS AMERICA EARNS KUDOS’ 2022 BEST CULTURE AWARD IN THE CULTURE INNOVATOR CATEGORY

    Tuesday, Nov 15, 2022
    Meals on Wheels America, the national leadership organization supporting community-based programs across the U.S. dedicated to addressing senior isolation and hunger, announced today that it won a Best Culture Award from Kudos, the company that unlocks potential through employee recognition. The Culture Innovator category recognizes Meals on Wheels America’s commitment to creating a great workplace culture through efforts to improve employee recognition, employee engagement and overall employee experience. [READ]
  • ON THE HEELS OF HISTORIC WHITE HOUSE CONFERENCE AND PASSAGE OF STOPGAP SPENDING BILL, MEALS ON WHEELS AMERICA AND NANASP URGE CONGRESS TO DELIVER FOR OLDER ADULTS BY DOUBLING FUNDING IN FY 2023

    Monday, Oct 03, 2022
    Meals on Wheels America President and CEO Ellie Hollander and National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs (NANASP) Executive Director Bob Blancato today shared a joint statement following the historic White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health and enactment of H.R. 6833, the Continuing Appropriations and Ukraine Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2023. [READ]