Bring Your One

Now that summer is over, we have lots of open meal-delivery routes.  We need your help recruiting new volunteers.  If you know of someone who might be interested in becoming a meal-delivery volunteer, please invite him or her to be your guest at the Volunteer Fall Festival.  It’s a great way for them to meet […]

Volunteer Fall Festival is this Friday

Are you ready for the 2017 Volunteer Fall Festival?  You do not have long to wait.  The big day is this Friday, October 6th.  This is our way of thanking you for your ongoing support and commitment to serving our homebound, elderly and disabled clients. This event is a great opportunity to bring your family and join other volunteers […]

2017 Holiday Gifts for Clients

If you plan to adopt the clients on your delivery route this holiday season, please notify one of the following individuals: Barb Newhart at barb@mealsonwheels.org Debbie Biela at debbie@mealsonwheels.org Deanna McNair at deanna@mealsonwheels.org Many of our clients are isolated and have no family or friends to visit them. Consequently, we strive to give every client a […]

Volunteer Fall Festival

Get ready for our 2017 Volunteer Fall Festival. As a way of thanking you for your ongoing support and commitment, we are delighted to host this free, family-friendly event. This is a great opportunity to bring your family and join other volunteers for an evening of food and family-friendly fun. Who: All volunteers and family […]

Be My Valentine

Meals On Wheels is accepting Valentine’s Day cards for our clients. If you would like to show our clients that you are thinking of them, please deliver your Valentine’s cards to the Meals On Wheels office, located at 5740 Airport Fwy, Fort Worth, TX 76117 no later than February 9th. Please note: although we have […]

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Meals On Wheels Volunteer Saves Client’s Life

By Keith Harrison On January 9th, one of our devoted volunteers saved a client’s life. That is a big claim, but it is true…and a lot more common than you might think. This particular client is an elderly woman with dementia who lives alone in Fort Worth. The details are a little sketchy, but she […]

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NASCAR’s Austin Dillion delivers meals in O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 pace car

NASCAR racer Austin Dillion experienced racing history April 9 with racing legend Jimmy McElreath when he delivered meals in the official pace car for the O’Reilly Auto Parts 300. The delivery was a partnership between Meal On Wheels, Inc. of Tarrant County and NASCAR to kick off Texas Motor Speedway’s race week. Jimmy and Shirley, […]

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

Letter from VP of Volunteer Services Why do the meal recipients change on your delivery route? Many times the meal recipient may have an appointment or decides to make other arrangements for their meals. We have MANY route changes daily with meal recipient appointments and schedule changes. The volunteer department manages 214 delivery routes throughout […]

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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 […]