A Paradigm Shift for Good

A Paradigm Shift for Good A donor called in to pledge 10% of her income and shared her story of why. She told us about her constant struggle with weight. She often found herself in the stores – buying sugar laden, salty food. During one trip, she had an epiphany and thought [...]

Hope and Ethel – Two Peas in a Pod

Hope and Ethel – Two Peas in a Pod Upon entering Hope and Ethel’s space, you can certainly tell they have a com­munity of friends and family around them; A few family members were hanging around in the kitchen, the in-home caretaker named Shirly was helping with Ethel, and a meal delivery [...]

A Word from Ina – Chicago’s Breakfast Queen

A Word from Ina Pinkney – Chicago’s Breakfast Queen Meals on Wheels Chicago is thrilled to announce our guest of honor at this year’s Celebrity Chef Ball, Ms. Ina Pinkney, Chicago’s very own Breakfast Queen and long time advocate for the homebound community. Ina is an extraordinary person with a contagious and [...]

Meet Angelis – Thankful for your Support

“Your life can change in an instant.  One moment, I was riding a bus going to work downtown and the next I couldn’t move my leg.”  Angelis has always been a hard worker.  Several years ago, she was on a bus to her job as a sales associate at Carson Pirie Scott. As she was [...]