September Newsletter

Our Meals on Wheels team has been extra busy on a big ole project lately. In addition to our usual focus on feeding seniors, assisting their pets, and providing peripheral services such as Farmers Market vouchers and Basic Food outreach, we’re finalizing details for our OktoberFeast  fundraising event. On Saturday, October 1st, OktoberFeast will be […]

August Newsletter

Happy August! As always, we have lots to report. Although there’s lots of good stuff happening (like our upcoming OktoberFeast), I’m sorry to say that there are also some less-than-ideal circumstances that are presenting real challenges for us. After an abnormally cool spring and June, the heat has definitely hit Tri-Cities. And with the heat […]

July Newsletter

Good Golly, we’re already halfway through 2022! As I look at all the activity so far this year, I’m happy to say that we’ve already served over 100,000 meals to more than 1,400 clients. In the last couple months, we’ve re-opened all 8 of our dining sites, and our Service Coordinators have returned to in-person […]

June Newsletter

At this writing, I’m preparing to attend  and present at the May 24th NANASP (National Association of Nutrition & Aging Services Program) National Conference in Austin, TX. The audience will be aging services professionals from around the country, and I will be detailing our COVID-19 response successes and challenges. More than anything, it’s a great […]

May Newsletter

Particularly since the arrival of COVID-19, our little Meals on Wheels world seems to be perpetually loaded with changes and challenges; we’ve tried to respond to each obstacle as an opportunity for us to improve how we serve our seniors. I can’t even imagine how we could have navigated the past couple years without the […]