January 13, 2015 - Volume 4, Issue 7
Published monthly for the
Friends of Metro-Erie Meals On Wheels

Metro-Erie Meals On Wheels receives grant

...Terry Pytlarz, Executive Director, holds up a "big check" with Erie Community Foundation CEO, Michael Batchelor at a grant reception held earlier in January. We received a $10,958 Helping Today Grant and is designated to helping pay for our move to larger offices (same address). No money was taken from serving seniors. We are preparing our space for new and increased services to Erie's home bound seniors and adults with disabilities. 

Hunger and Food Waste

Nearly 40 percent of the food produced in the US ends up in landfills. With millions of seniors going each day without enough to eat, food waste is unacceptable and shameful. This infographic shows where that food waste comes from and how you can reduce waste in your home. Read more...
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"The wisdom acquired with the passage time is a useless gift unless you share it."
- Esther Williams

Welcome to... 

Azzam Muhanna is retired and helping out on Tuesday Route 5 at SMC plus subs as needed.

David Schwalm is a client at Supportive Living and will be going out with a caregiver shortly.   

Custom Driving Maps

Are you new to delivering meals or does your route have address changes?
You can get a custom driving map for your route. Even someone from out of town can follow these turn-by-turn directions and deliver their route efficiently and easily. Call to get yours today. 
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