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Home Instead Senior Care Foundation awards grant to Bloomington Meals on Wheels

Bloomington Meals on Wheels is happy to announce a grant awarded to us by Home Instead Senior Care Foundation.  This grant of $7800 will be used to expand the capacity to serve those low-income clients who do not have the … Continue reading

IU Students Make Valentines Day Sweeter for MOW clients

Students from the IU School of Public and Environmental Affairs created Valentines for distribution to Bloomington Meals on Wheels clients on Friday, February 13. MOW volunteers delivered the home-made Valentines along with the two nutritious daily meals.  A Big THANK YOU to the … Continue reading

MOW January Fundraiser A Success!

Bloomington Meals on Wheels sponsored a fundraiser at Players Pub in Bloomington on January 24.  Local ukulele quartet The Uketones performed and members of the Bloomington community came to support Meals on Wheels.  $2700 was raised that evening in support of … Continue reading

News from Meals on Wheels – December 2014 Newsletter

MOW Newsletter – December 2014 Read all about Bloomington Meals on Wheels and their successful year.

Dancing with the Celebrities participation raises $14K for Meals on Wheels

On August 9, Meals on Wheels Board president Kathy Pratt represented MOW in the annual charity event Dancing with the Celebrities held at the Buskirk-Chumley Theatre. Six local Bloomington “celebrities” compete in a dance competition to raise money for a … Continue reading

Volunteers saluted during Be More event

By Lindsey Erdody 812-331-4368 | lerdody@heraldt.com heraldtimesonline.com It wasn’t the Academy Awards or the Golden Globes, but for Bloomington, it was a significant awards ceremony, filled with acceptance speeches from winners, jokes by presenters, tears shed and standing ovations. It … Continue reading

Bloomington Meals on Wheels receives donation from 100+ Women Who Care

Bloomington Meals on Wheels is delighted to announce a $19,800 donation from 100+ Women Who Care.  At their February meeting, the 100+ Women Who Care selected Bloomington Meals on Wheels as the recipient for their quarterly award.  To date, 100+ … Continue reading

News from Meals on Wheels – December 2013

MOW Newsletter December 2013 Read all about MOW’s exciting 40th year of service in 2013.  

Kathy Romy speaks to Rotary, Prep School Academy

Meals on Wheels Executive Director Kathy Romy spoke to the Bloomington Rotary Club #3430 on Tuesday September 26 during their luncheon meeting.  Kathy shared the activities and events of Meals on Wheels during this 40th anniversary year for MOW.  Her … Continue reading

Helen Freeman awarded Lifetime Achievement honor

Helen Freeman, longtime MOW volunteer, was recently honored by the Greater Bloomington Chamber of Commerce with a Lifetime Achievement Award for her service to the Bloomington community.  Helen has served Meals on Wheels clients since her retirement from the US … Continue reading