BUFFALO COMMON COUNCIL RECOGNIZES MEALS ON WHEELS

BuffaloCommonCouncil-Recognition-1-2015Yesterday, Meals on Wheels for WNY received a certificate of recognition from the City of Buffalo Common Council.

The certificate recognizes MOW-WNY President and CEO Tara A. Ellis, as well as the committed volunteers of the agency.

It reads: “On behalf of The City of Buffalo Common Council, we pay tribute to your extraordinary efforts to enrich the lives of many of our citizens by promoting independent healthy living, while offering nutrition food and a friendly visit.  We sincerely appreciate your commitment to our great city.”

Meals on Wheels for WNY delivers nearly 900,000 meals each year to approximately 3,600 homebound seniors and disabled individuals.  Approximately half of those clients and meals are in the city of Buffalo.
Pictured here are Council Members Richard A. Fontana and David A. Franczyk, presenting the award to Tara A. Ellis.