Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Atascosa County gives $10K to Meals on Wheels


Meals on Wheels San Antonio (MOWSA) is here to serve Atascosa County residents in need with home-delivered meals. Meals on Wheels is an essential service to thousands of clients every year and has been in Atascosa County since 2018.

On Monday, Commissioners Court approved a resolution certifying that the county will make a budgeted donation of $10,000 to Meals on Wheels San Antonio to be used in Atascosa County for the 2022 fiscal year. The budgeted donation is a significant increase from previous years.

Forrest Myane, Chief...

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

MEALS ON WHEELS SAN ANTONIO BREAKS GROUND ON NEW FACILITYExpansive distribution center to double the number of people served in the area

SAN ANTONIO (May 26, 2021) –Meals on Wheels San Antonio announced their plans for a new, larger facility and hosted a groundbreaking ceremony to illustrate the construction intentions for their future headquarters at 2718 Danbury San Antonio, TX 78217. The six-acre property will house a new space that will more than double the number of people served and allow Meals on Wheels to expand their delivery territory. During the event, Meals on Wheels and Capital Campaign Honorary Chairs, Chef Johnny...

Thursday, January 14, 2021
Home Depot - Careloads of Care 

The Home Depot Foundation donated 356 boxes of home essential items to our seniors who are isolated and disabled. We appreciate the 18 stores surrounding the San Antonio area who participated by putting together and dropping off boxes.

Boxes were filled with laundry detergent, dish soap, hand soap, hand sanitizer, gloves, masks, paper towels, and toilet paper.

Nearly 100 volunteers signed up to deliver boxes for seniors who are part of our services: Comfy Casas, and Friendly Visitor. 

Thank you Home Depot for supporting our efforts to deliver more than a meal!

Thursday, January 14, 2021
McAlister's Deli Raised $120,000 for Meals on Wheels America 

In November, McAlister's Deli Warming up the Community campaign raised $120,000 for Meals on Wheels America to help reduce senior isolation and hunger during the holiday season. McAlister's donated 10 cents for every cup or bowl of soup sold. Thank you to everyone who purchased soup to support the cause! 

Thursday, January 14, 2021
Bubble Bath Car Wash Collects Over 900 Christmas Cards for Seniors!

San Antonio’s Bubble Bath Car Wash began work on the initiative in early December, printing more than 900 custom designed Christmas cards for customers and staff to share warm, holiday wishes. 

The Christmas cards were distributed to seniors through a partnership with Meals on Wheels, accompanying the nonprofit’s annual delivery of holiday meals during the week of Christmas.

“For many of the seniors that we serve, this special delivery and friendly visit may be the highlight of their holiday. It is wonderful to have a caring, local business, like...