To enrich the lives of seniors and assist them in maintaining independence by providing nutritious food, human connections and social support. Meals on Wheels People also uses its expertise and capacity to serve other nutritionally at-risk populations.
Bottom Line for Portland
Meals on Wheels People provides 5,700 hot, nutritious meals every weekday to older adults throughout the greater metropolitan area at neighborhood dining centers and to homebound elderly, which help them to remain independent and living in their own homes.
“At Nike, we are encouraged to volunteer. I choose Meals on Wheels People because the elderly are often forgotten. We’ll all be seniors one day, and thanks to Meals on Wheels People, we won’t be forgotten.” —David Moss, senior director of product development
How far does a $10 donation go with your organization?
$10 provides two meals for a homebound senior.
How far does a $50 donation go with your organization?
$50 provides a week of meals to a homebound senior.