As a reminder, Meals On Wheels of Tarrant County will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 23-24, for the Thanksgiving holiday. There will be no meal delivery on these two days.
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 […]
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 […]
If you plan to adopt the clients on your delivery route this holiday season, please notify one of the following individuals: Barb Newhart at firstname.lastname@example.org Debbie Biela at email@example.com Deanna McNair at firstname.lastname@example.org Many of our clients are isolated and have no family or friends to visit them. Consequently, we strive to give every client a […]
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 […]
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 […]
This is just a reminder that Meals On Wheels, Inc. of Tarrant County will be closed on Monday, January 18th, in observance of Martin Luther King Day. There will be no meal deliveries on this day.
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]