After months of preparation, YMOW clients received their first meals from Michigan Medicine on Monday, March 18. YMOW staff will pick up the freshly prepared meals from the Michigan Medicine Patient Food and Nutrition Services every morning for distribution to clients throughout Ypsilanti. “We are
BUY TICKETS NOW BECOME A SPONSOR Join Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels as we celebrate the glamour of the 1920s at our Spring 2019 event, Meals on Heels. This year’s event will again draw its inspiration from the style and romance of The Great Gatsby, promising a night filled with
Eager, creative volunteers packed the tent at Cultivate Coffee and Tap House Saturday, Feb. 9, to create Valentine's Day greetings for YMOW's seniors. The result was lots of happy faces and hundreds of beautiful cards, each designed to brighten a senior's Valentine's Day.
Let us do the cooking Saturday, March 14, while you provide a local senior with a hot, tasty meal! Every $10 pie-and-a-pint combo sold benefits Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels. Enjoy a slice of pie - sweet or savory - and a beer and $6 goes to YMOW. That's enough to provide lunch for one of your
For many Michiganders, Seasonal Affective Disorder is Nothing to Laugh About Aptly nicknamed SAD, seasonal affective disorder is more than a case of the winter blues. It is an actual form of depression caused by a lack of sunlight. That lack of sunlight affects the body’s ability to produce the
Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels will help our local seniors celebrate Valentine's Day again this year with our annual card-making event! Volunteers of ALL AGES are invited to gather at Cultivate Coffee and Tap House, 307 N River St., Ypsilanti, for a creative morning of card-making from 9 a.m. to
A lot has changed since Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels made its first delivery. But one constant throughout the organization’s 45-year history is Virginia – a dedicated volunteer who has spent a lifetime seeing that other people have the food they need. From her own children to hungry strangers,