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AAA Western and Central New York Donates $10,000

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Thank you to AAA Western and Central New York for the incredible donation! The organization’s Associates Council selected Meals on Wheels for Western New York as their charity of choice to receive funds raised in 2016. The donation is the result of employee contributions through various fundraising activities and events held throughout the year. “We… Read more »

Walsh Duffield Receive Volunteer Award

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Last night, Walsh Duffield Companies, Inc. was honored with the “Commitment to Service” award at the Volunteer Why Not You awards ceremony due to their tremendous support of Meals on Wheels for WNY. Walsh Duffield is an Adopt-A-Route partner for Meals on Wheels, which means that their dedicated staff work as a team to take… Read more »

A Spotlight on Lauren Gousy

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We are very proud of our Volunteer Relations Associate, Lauren Gousy, who was selected as Buffalo Niagara 360’s Spotlight Professional for February. Throughout the month, the organization will be featuring Lauren on their website and social media. Lauren is completing a year-long professional development program with Buffalo Niagara 360, which offers leadership development, networking, and… Read more »

Elmwood Franklin School Group Delivers Meals for MLK Day of Service

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: what are you doing for others?” As a part of President Obama’s national call to service initiative, United We Serve, the Martin Luther King holiday has been designated MLK Day of Service. It encourages people to utilize the MLK holiday not… Read more »

Hunger & Hope Tour – 3/9/2017

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Thursday, March 9, 2017  8 a.m. – 9 a.m. Meals on Wheels, 100 James E. Casey Drive, Buffalo Come join us for a Hunger & Hope Tour – a one-hour, emotional journey into the mission of Meals on Wheels for WNY.  Find much more information and register at: https://mealsonwheelswny.org/hunger-hope-tours

Hunger & Hope Tour – 3/21/2017

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. Meals on Wheels, 100 James E. Casey Drive, Buffalo Come join us for a Hunger & Hope Tour – a one-hour, emotional journey into the mission of Meals on Wheels for WNY.  Find much more information and register at: https://mealsonwheelswny.org/hunger-hope-tours

Bank of America Makes Holidays Brighter

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Thank you to Bank of America for its generous $5,000 donation.  This donation enabled Meals on Wheels for WNY to purchase much needed replacement steam tables for the commissary.  The steam tables are used in the hot food line portion of the commissary.  Meals on Wheels for WNY produces approximately 3,000 hot meals each day,… Read more »

Bishop Malone Delivers Meals, Encourages Volunteerism

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During the Christmas season, a tradition has developed in which Bishop Richard Malone and Father Ryszard Biernat join Meals on Wheels to visit numerous clients during meal delivery. For the fourth year, the pair were eagerly received by clients who wanted to share a prayer and receive Holy Communion. Each client also received a hand-made… Read more »

Assemblyman Kearns Delivers Food and Friendship

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Earlier today, NYS Assemblyman Mickey Kearns braved the winter weather to come out and deliver meals to the homebound in Orchard Park. Assemblyman Kearns, a long-time suppporter of the work that Meals on Wheels for WNY does, truly captured the spirit of meal delivery – serving food and friendship.  The approachable assemblyman joked with clients… Read more »

Today is #GivingTuesday – Please Join Us!

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Today is #GivingTuesday, an online giving celebration that began back in 2012 and is recognized as the kick-off of the giving season. Today is a day to join others around the world in celebrating generosity by donating to a cause you believe in to make a positive impact and specifically here in WNY through our… Read more »

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