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Volunteer Appreciation – Better Together

Volunteer Appreciation – Better Together

BlogApril 17-23 is designated as National Volunteer Appreciation Week, but here at Edmond Mobile Meals we want our volunteers to know they are appreciated all year long! We look forward to celebrating this month with our amazing volunteers with special events and...

March for Meals 2022

March for Meals 2022

Blog The annual March for Meals celebration commemorates the historic day on March 22, 1972, when President Nixon signed into law a measure that amended the Older Americans Act of 1965 to include a national nutrition program for seniors 60 years and older. This year,...

Client Spotlight, Jan. 2022

Client Spotlight, Jan. 2022

BlogDon and his wife of 64 years, Gayle, moved to Edmond in 2014 to be closer to family after retirement.  They love living here in Edmond.  Don was born in Dallas, Texas. He graduated from Southern Methodist University with a BA in business.  Don worked in commercial...

Project 66 Partnership

Project 66 Partnership

BlogMany older adults struggle with hunger and isolation. Over half of adults aged 60 and older reported at least one unmet need. The pandemic exacerbated these issues and has increased the need for assistance to fill the gaps. Even pre-pandemic, many seniors faced...

Five Important Benefits of Volunteering

Five Important Benefits of Volunteering

BlogHelping others in your community has great benefits for your own health, well-being, and happiness. Here are five ways that volunteering positively impacts the volunteer.   Volunteering improves your physical & mental health: Volunteer activities keep...

Safer Ways to Celebrate Holidays

Safer Ways to Celebrate Holidays

BlogHoliday traditions are important for families and children. There are several ways to enjoy holiday traditions and protect your health. Because many generations tend to gather to celebrate holidays, the best way to minimize COVID-19 risk and keep your family and...

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