What a Difference You and a Meal Make!

Last October, we conducted a survey completed by our clients. We wanted to hear firsthand from those we serve if what you and I are doing to support Meals on Wheels is making a difference. The short answer: It is and you are! And we have the numbers to prove it. To the question, “Does [...]

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Living and Giving by Example

Sharon Rogers has been deeply involved with Meals on Wheels for many years. Along with having served as a board member, she’s on the Meals on Wheels speakers bureau—a group put together to spread the word about the organization’s mission at various companies and events. A passionate and energetic speaker, she is using skills perfected [...]

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Healthy Meals, Dog Treats, and You

Irene, a participant of Meals on Wheels of Albuquerque, lives in a small apartment with her cute service dog named Nike. She moved to New Mexico a number of years ago with her husband, who was in the Air Force and stationed at Kirtland Air Base. In 2003, Irene’s dream to become a certified nursing [...]

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Food and Friendship for a Lonely Vet

Larry is a 63-year-old veteran who served as a medic in Vietnam for two years. While he is proud of his military service, he prefers not to speak of those days. In 2002, Larry suffered a stroke and many of its effects remain today.  He walks with great difficulty and has a wheelchair handy for [...]

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Life and Love Unleashed

Thanks to the charitable support of Long Leash On Life, Meals on Wheels is able to distribute hundreds of pounds of dog and cat food monthly to our low-income clients through our pet food program. Long Leash On Life is a locally-owned pet health food and supply store in the Northeast Heights of Albuquerque. This [...]

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