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Service Advisory for January 30 and 31, 2019

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Due to the severe winter storm, and for the safety of our volunteers, we have closed our agency for Wednesday, January 30 and Thursday, January 31, 2019. Volunteers should not report for deliveries on Wednesday or Thursday. At risk-clients have been contacted and have received emergency food kits, in advance of the storm. Additional emergency… Read more »

Initiatives for a Stronger Community – Erie County Survey

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Erie County government is looking for feedback on the best ways to improve its health and human services programs. They will use the information from this survey to create their Initiatives for a Stronger Community Plan 2.0. This will be a successor of the original Initiatives for a Stronger Community Plan, released in 2015. The… Read more »

Service Advisory for January 25, 2019

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Due to the ongoing winter storm, and for the safety of our volunteers, we have closed our delivery sites in the following areas: Angola Boston Colden East Aurora Hamburg Holland North Collins Orchard Park Springville Volunteers and all clients who receive meals from these delivery sites will be contacted by phone. Our other sites remain… Read more »

Five ways to volunteer with Meals on Wheels in 2019

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We’d love to have you volunteer with us! Here are a few ways you can get involved this year. Deliver meals One hour can make a difference. Volunteer as often as you’d like at one of our 25 delivery sites. Volunteering is a great opportunity for retirees, college students, business professionals, teachers, shift workers, stay-at-home… Read more »

Forever Young names Meals on Wheels for WNY “Favorite Volunteer Opportunity”

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Forever Young, Western New York’s longest-running senior publication, has named Meals on Wheels for Western New York their “Favorite Volunteer Opportunity” as part of their 2018 Forever Young Favs. Each award in this year’s list were selected as the result of surveys completed by Forever Young readers throughout the year. See the full list on… Read more »

Wreaths on Wheels Pick-up Locations (November 30 – December 1, 2018)

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Thank you to everyone who ordered wreaths as part of our annual wreath sale fundraiser! Pick-up times and locations can be found below. Friday, November 30th – Noon to 6pm Meals on Wheels for WNY 100 James E. Casey Drive Buffalo, NY 14206 Saturday, December 1st – 8am to 11am St. John’s Lutheran Church 4536… Read more »

Giving Tuesday and #NYGivesDay 2018

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We’re thankful for the support of our community each and every year. After Black Friday and Small Business Saturday are over, consider supporting our program by making a donation or by starting a fundraiser of your own! This year’s Giving Tuesday is November 27, 2018! Make a donation on #GivingTuesday The Meals on Wheels Foundation… Read more »

Step Up to the Plate at Dash’s Market, now through December 15!

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Now through December 15, 2018, grocery shopping at Dash’s Market makes it easier than ever to support the Meals on Wheels Foundation of Western New York. As part of the annual Step Up to the Plate campaign, patrons of all four Western New York Dash’s Markets will have the option to add a $1, $3,… Read more »

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