August 2019 Volunteer of the Month: Mary Ann Jacokes

August 2019 Volunteer of the Month: Mary Ann Jacokes

Mary Ann has been a volunteer at the Mount Mercy Dining site for about 10 years now, just about the amount of time she’s lived in the housing center. Mary helps out with whatever is needed and is the best at rolling silverware, according to Site Coordinator, Peg...

July Volunteer of the Month: Bob Sailer

July Volunteer of the Month: Bob Sailer

Bob has been a dedicated volunteer at the Meals on Wheels Pantry for the past 5 years! Bob volunteers on Tuesdays, helping stock goods, unload the trucks, and is there for whatever else is needed. On Thursdays, he also picks up the bread donations from Family Fare to...

WOODTV8 Day of Caring!

WOODTV8 Day of Caring!

Friday, June 14th, 2019 was a special day for our team at Meals on Wheels Western Michigan. We had the privilege of hosting WOODTV8 for their annual Day of Caring event! We had two groups of seven WOODTV8 staff, including on-air anchors, volunteer in our kitchen...

Spotlight on AAA Lawncare Volunteers

Spotlight on AAA Lawncare Volunteers

For the past few years, AAA Lawncare has generously donated their time in their off-season to volunteer with Meals on Wheels and deliver meals to our seniors. This year, they not only covered multiple routes 3 days a week, but they also volunteered in the kitchen...

March 2019 Volunteer of the Month: Karen Brandes

March 2019 Volunteer of the Month: Karen Brandes

Karen has been a dedicated and loyal volunteer at our Wyoming dining site for the past two years. She spends her mornings on Tuesdays and Thursdays each week with our seniors there, helping to prepare and serve lunch and socialize with the clients. A people person at...

December Volunteers of the Month: Kellogg and SpartanNash

December Volunteers of the Month: Kellogg and SpartanNash

Beginning in August of this year, our team at Meals on Wheels have been working on packing emergency meals for our seniors. These are shelf stable items packed into boxes that serve as an emergency meal in the case of inclement weather causing our regular deliveries...

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