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Meals on Wheels growth see dramatic increase.

Steady Growth for Meals on Wheels Program

Our Meals on Wheels program provides nutritious meals, friendly visits and safety checks that enable Henderson County seniors to live nourished lives with independence and dignity. Over the past two years, our program has seen a sharp, steady increase in demand for services.

Demand for Meals on Wheels continues to grow in Henderson County.

Numbers from the December 2017 Meals on Wheels report.

Projected rise in demand over next two years 

Demand for Meals on Wheels projected to skyrocket over next two years.

Projected growth for Meals on Wheels for Henderson County over the next two years.

Latest Meals on Wheels Statistics

Record high average daily meals delivered in November: 247

Record high meals delivered in a day in December: 258

Average daily meals delivered to date: 238 (last year at this point 219)

Active clients per month nearing 300

Number of clients served since April 1, 2017: 489

Number of volunteers / hours since April 1, 2017: 253 / 9347

Number of volunteer miles since April 1, 2017: 108,343
($58,000 value!)

It is with the support of donors like you that we have been able to keep up with the demand for our services. Please consider making your contribution a monthly gift.  Donate today and be a Champion for Independence.