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.
Projected rise in demand over 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
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.