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Run, Walk, or Roll With Us!

Run, Walk, or Roll With Us March 20 - 26 REGISTER It's time to March for Meals! Sign up now to participate in the second annual March for Meals 5K, taking place March 20 - 26. This virtual event raises much-needed funds for the home meal delivery program, supporting seniors and individuals [...]

Hubbard Helps

Hubbard Helps Features Meals on Wheels Chicago Every Sunday morning, Hubbard Broadcasting presents public affairs programming to address the issues and concerns facing the people of Chicago and its surrounding communities. This locally-produced Hubbard Helps segment features conversations with Chicago-area officials, experts, and every day citizens who are working to make a difference in our communities. On Sunday, January 16th [...]

2021 Is Coming To A Close

2021 Is Coming to a Close Thank you for stepping up in 2021 and helping those in need. Your generosity provides essential services and fulfills our clients’ basic needs to not only survive but to live a happy, healthy life. Because of you, more than 100,000 meals are delivered every week to seniors and individuals with disabilities across Chicago. End the year [...]

MoWC Driver Artha Jackson Retires After 40 Years

Meals on Wheels Chicago Driver Retires After 40 Years Serving Chicago's Seniors After 40 years of bringing meals to seniors, Meals on Wheels Chicago driver Artha Jackson is retiring, delivering his last meal on Christmas Eve. Artha began his career with the home meal delivery program in September 1981 working double shifts both behind the wheel and in the kitchen. In [...]

Meet Mabel

Meet Mabel Since contracting COVID-19 earlier this year, Mabel has had to use a walker. She is disabled and the illness has made it even harder for her to get around. “In February, I was in the hospital for a whole week and I’m still not walking the way I used to.” Mabel’s son lends a hand when he can, but she [...]

Home For The Holidays

Home For The Holidays “Home for the holidays” has a different meaning for our clients. With the world opening more, we will once again gather with friends and families and embrace the warmth and comfort we bring one another. Our hearts are full as we celebrate traditions, feast together, and savor the love of people we are closest to in this world. [...]

Subaru Share The Love Event

The 2021 Subaru Share The Love Event Exciting news! For the 14th year running, the Meals on Wheels network is participating in the 2021 Subaru Share the Love Event. Over the past thirteen years, Subaru and its retailers have helped Meals on Wheels to deliver more than 2.5 million meals nationwide to seniors in need. Why does Subaru support Meals on [...]