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No Sequester on Hunger [Fort Worth Weekly]

Automatic federal funding cuts known as sequestrations are trickling down and coming dangerously close to the stomachs of poor, elderly, and disabled Tarrant County residents who receive home-delivered meals. The measure that took effect March 1 is expected to cut $1.2 trillion over 10 years from government agencies. Continue Reading

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March 2013: News and Food for Thought [Volunteer News]

Share the Love Thank you for giving your time to serve those who need love the most. This Spring, share your love for Meals On Wheels, Inc. of Tarrant County. Please tell your friends and family about what you do as a volunteer and remember your service as a Meals On Wheels volunteer is the […]

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Meals On Wheels Facing Critical Shortage Of Funds [CBS]

TARRANT COUNTY (CBSDFW.COM) – An agency that helps provide meals to the elderly is itself in need of help. Meals on Wheels of Tarrant County is dealing with a critical shortage of funds. Executive Director Carla Jutson said state and federal budget cuts created a $400,000 shortfall and while private contributions have made up most […]

Funding at Critical Shortage for Meals

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, March 15, 2013 Contact: Denise Harris, Marketing Coordinator Office: 817-258-6433 Cell: 817-372-8958 denise@mealsonwheels.org   Funding at Critical Shortage for Meals On Wheels, Inc. of Tarrant County Meals On Wheels, Inc. of Tarrant County needs help meeting the growing need for home- delivered meals. The agency, funded by government grants and local […]

Meals On Wheels of Tarrant County Faces Volunteer Shortage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, January 28, 2013 Contact: Denise Harris, Marketing Coordinator Office: 817-258-6433 Cell: 817-372-8958 denise@mealsonwheels.org Meals On Wheels of Tarrant County Faces Volunteer Shortage Depends on volunteers to deliver meals to homebound seniors Meals On Wheels, Inc. of Tarrant County needs meal-delivery volunteers in all areas of the county. An increase in the number […]

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Client Satisfaction Survey Report Highlights (2012)

Response Statistics Number of surveys received by mail as of 7/13/2012: 537 Number of surveys received after 7/13/2012: 58 Number of surveys received through Survey Monkey: 9 Total number returned: 604 Total number sent: 2,176 Return Rate: 28% General 88% of the respondents stated that the noon lunch meal most times was their main meal […]

Lance Gallegos

Volunteer Profile: Lance Gallegos [City of Arlington]

For decades, Lance Gallegos’s work as an airline professional helped thousands of people ascend into the clouds. As a retiree, he’s engaged in much the same effort, since his weekly volunteer service for three community programs often helps people’s dreams of a better future take flight. Continue Reading

Meals On Wheels, Inc. of Tarrant County Receives GuideStar Exchange Seal as Demonstration of Commitment to Transparency

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, December 28, 2012 Contact: Denise Harris, Marketing Coordinator Office: 817-258-6433 Cell: 817-372-8958 denise@mealsonwheels.org Meals On Wheels, Inc. of Tarrant County Receives GuideStar Exchange Seal as Demonstration of Commitment to Transparency Fort Worth — Meals On Wheels, Inc. of Tarrant County today received the GuideStar Exchange Seal, a leading symbol of transparency […]