Volunteer of the Month: Danny Kwee

For the past 6 years, Danny has been volunteering his time on Thursdays at our senior pantry, providing any needed assistance to seniors shopping for food items for their homes. Danny also has a Meals on Wheels delivery route every Monday, Wednesday and Friday AND...

The Long-Term Effect

Last week one of our staff members spoke to a woman named Pearline. Pearline is not a Meals on Wheels client, however her brother, JB, was. JB used to receive puree meals. Sadly, he passed away last August. What could have ended as a sad story, was surprisingly happy....

Volunteer of the Month: Theresa Peterlein

Theresa has been volunteering with Meals on Wheels Western Michigan for about 6 months now, but it feels like she’s been with us for much longer! Theresa spends a few hours every Tuesday volunteering in our kitchen prepping and cooking meals that go out to our many...

Meet Robert: A Meals on Wheels Recipient

Meals on Wheels recipient, Robert, is 90 years old. He has been enjoying several meals each week from Meals on Wheels Western Michigan since April 2015. Robert told us, “the meals have been a blessing after my back surgery.” Back in spring 2015, Robert took a nasty...

Volunteer of the Month: Larry Couturier

For the past three years, Larry has been volunteering as a driver, delivering meals three days a week to homebound seniors in need. Larry delivers meals alongside his wife, Nancy, and enjoys being a part of the Meals on Wheels delivery team just for the great feeling...