A Visit with Sunny

A Visit with Sunny Sunny is as cheerful as her name.  She was born after weeks of rain, just as the sun was begining to shine,  so it seemed only natural for her mom to name her Sunny.  "Of course, when you're 1 of 14 children, you have to get creative about names,” says Sunny. [...]

Meet Harriet – 30 Faces of Meals on Wheels Chicago

Harriet & her son Doug Meet Harriet - 30 Faces of Meals on Wheels Chicago Harriet's family is a steel family. Many of her kin worked for the steel mills in southeastern Chicago, and they commit to their faith, their family, and the value of hard work with steely resolve. Harriet is 97 [...]

“When Mayor Daley asked you to do something, you did it.” -Bill Kaplan

Bill and the Celebrity Chef Ball Committee (circa 1997) “When Mayor Daley asked you to do something, you did it." -Bill Kaplan As part of our continuing series The 30 Faces of Meals on Wheels Chicago, we spoke with Bill Kaplan, CEO, Senior Lifestyle Corporation, about the early days of MOWC and the [...]