Champions for Meals 2019

Champions for Meals invites local leaders, government officials, and community celebrities to deliver meals as part of Meals on Wheels America’s #MarchForMeals. This week-long event, running from March 18-22, raises awareness of the work that Meals on Wheels programs do in towns across the country.

Media Coverage

Thank you to the following champions for joining us during this year’s event!

This page will be updated each day between March 18-22.

Erie County Legislator John Bruso

Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard

Bonnie Kane Lockwood
Senior Field Representative,
Congressman Brian Higgins

Buffalo Common Council President Darius Pridgen

Erie County Commissioner of Social Services
Marie Cannon

Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown

Cheektowaga Councilmember Linda Hammer

Springville Mayor William Krebs

Dr. Patrick Keem, Orchard Park Supervisor and
Debbie Santiago, Orchard Park Senior Center Director

Habiba Mohamed,
WNY Regional Assistant,
Senator Gillibrand’s office

Erie County Legislator Joseph Lorigo

West Seneca Town Councilman William Hanley

Cheektowaga Supervisor Diane Benczkowski and
Cheektowaga Senior Center Director Kerry Peek

Office staff of Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz

Buffalo Common Councilman Joel Feroleto

Erie County Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw

Erie County Legislator April Baskin

Erie County Legislator John Mills

Boston Supervisor Jason Keding

Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns

Erie County Legislator Lynne Dixon

Samantha Christmann – Buffalo News

Ashley Rowe – WKBW

Steve Brown – WGRZ

Gabrielle Mediak – WIVB

Hamburg Mayor Thomas Moses, Sr. Buffalo Common Councilman Rasheed Wyatt
Staff of NYS Senator Michael Ranzenhofer Hamburg Supervisor James Shaw Lancaster Mayor William C. Schroeder Hamburg Senior Services Director Marty Denecke
Newstead Supervisor David Cummings Colden Supervisor James DePasquale