• May 10, 2016 The Pocono Chicken Wing Off, a leading fundraiser for Monroe County Meals on Wheels and a staple for summer schedules for 21 years, parted ways with Shawnee Mountain Ski as host site a few months ago but these days a new location is being finalized: Pocono Raceway. "It will be called [...]

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    Ertle Subaru Donates to Meals on Wheels

    May 1, 2016 The Ertle family will be presenting a check for $16,869 to the United Way of Monroe County for funds raised during the Subaru Share the Love Event. Subaru has raised more than $15 million this year benefiting a number of local and national charities. Through Ertle Subaru’s [...]

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    February 22, 2016 Monroe County Meals on Wheels has been struggling since the fall with a waiting list of about 60 people in need of assistance. Most of the folks on Meals on Wheels waiting list live in rural areas of Monroe County making them hard to reach. Now a weekly frozen meal route is [...]

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    March 16, 2016 Monroe County Meals on Wheels Director Heidi Fareri and Northeast Pennsylvania Meals on Wheels Director Kristin Kosin discuss the need for more community awareness of senior hunger and how Meals on Wheels’ programs assist. Click here for complete interview. 

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    March 31, 2016 Executive Director Heidi Fareri and Ambassador Nancy Bittner of the Monroe County branch of the Meals on Wheels organization spoke of the need to recruit volunteers during a Smithfield Township Board of Supervisors meeting on March 22. The organization, which began in 1972 serving 11 [...]

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    Meals on Wheels America Awards $300,000 to local Meals on Wheels Programs working to keep seniors & their pets together   Jun 03, 2016   Meals on Wheels Loves Pets Initiative Designed to Help Local Programs Deliver so Much More Than Just a Meal Arlington, VA, June 3, [...]

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    Vote to end Hunger now 120 members Strong, including Meals on Wheels America   Jun 01, 2016   WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 1, 2016 – Vote to End Hunger, the broad coalition of individuals and organizations all committed to ending hunger in the U.S. and around the world by 2030[...]

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    West Health Institute launches research program with Meals on Wheels America & Brown University Team. Investigates benefits of adding safety & health screening for homebound seniors. May 25, 2016 2 year study to take place in 6 cities around the country, to identify extended benefits of [...]

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    Members of Meals on Wheels America, Board of Directors hold meeting on Capitol Hill to take a stand for America's most vulnerable seniors May 11, 2016   Arlington, VA, May 11, 2016 – Today, Members of the Meals on Wheels America staff and Board of Directors met with more than[...]

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