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Meals on Wheels Association of America

Reversing the Realities of Growing Old in America

Ellie Hollander | Posted 05.28.2014 | Impact
Ellie Hollander

As May comes to a close, let's focus on paying it forward, just like Anna C. Leahy did, and enlist a new generation of champions for seniors in communities across the country.

Arthur Delaney

Meals On Wheels Sequester Cuts Mean Layoffs, Waiting Lists, And Canceled Deliveries

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 06.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Budget cuts are stealing meals from elderly Americans all across the country, according to a new survey by the Meals On Wheels Associati...

Arthur Delaney

Sequestration Cuts Mean Fewer Meals For Seniors -- But How Many?

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 02.27.2013 | Politics

Helen Becker of Northampton, Pa. has received a hot meal from volunteers with Meals On Wheels of Northampton County every day for the past several yea...

A Father's Day Message to all Dads

Enid Borden | Posted 08.01.2012 | Fifty
Enid Borden

As Father's Day approaches and we think of our dads and all they mean or meant to us, I say a silent prayer that my father has finally found the peace that he never seemed to enjoy in this life.

The Hunger Epidemic No One Is Talking About

Enid Borden | Posted 05.18.2012 | Impact
Enid Borden

We still have many millions -- and their numbers are growing -- who face the threat of hunger on any given day. The Old Face of Hunger, unlike the younger one, has no way out. There is no job waiting for the 87-year-old.

We Too Need a "Super Bowl"

Enid Borden | Posted 04.08.2012 | Impact
Enid Borden

Hunger is not a spectator sport. Our Super Bowl is emptying of the ingredients necessary to sustain life for millions of hungry seniors. We can't wait 'til next year. Our time is running out.

What Achy Knees Can Teach Us About Life

Enid Borden | Posted 03.12.2012 | Fifty
Enid Borden

I know that by the Year 2045, there will be more adults on this earth than children. This phenomenon will be a first in the history of the world. In fact, all of civilization is getting older. We are it. We are the generation of now. The generation of older Americans.

Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish -- To Fight Hunger

Enid Borden | Posted 09.25.2012 | Impact
Enid Borden

I've been doing what a lot of other people have been doing lately. I've been reading Steve Jobs, by Walter Isaacson. I have been a fan of Jobs for as ...

In Light Of World Food Day, Help Fight Hunger In Your Own Backyard

Enid Borden | Posted 12.17.2011 | Impact
Enid Borden

I always thought it was true, but it is appalling to see it for oneself. In my hands were two grocery items - one snack-sized cream filled yellow ca...