It’s March for Meals week again! And what exactly is this you may ask? The March for Meals campaign has been an annual tradition to bring awareness to Meals on Wheels programs across North America. During the week of March 18th to the 22nd 2019, Meals on Wheels programs collaborate with community organizations, local governments […]
When volunteers and special guests gathered for an evening of fun, service recognition and a delicious meal, they were also helping to raise funds to support Meals on Wheels. The event was an opportunity to look back at all the accomplishments and successes of the last 50 years. Together we celebrated the delivery of almost […]
Meals on Wheels – 50th Anniversary Celebrations – Friday, June 8th This year Meals on Wheels is celebrating its 50th anniversary. It is almost unimaginable to think that since 1968, Meals on Wheels/La Popote roulante has served almost 4.5 million meals in the Ottawa area! We would not be able to support our clients without […]
Come to our Annual General Meeting on June 8th, 2018. For more information, click here.
Fifty years ago this month Meals on Wheels in Ottawa made its first deliveries. Founded in 1968 by the Ottawa City Union of The International Order of The King’s Daughters and Sons, the program delivered 29 hot meals to 15 people at a cost of 75 cents per meal during the first week of operations. […]