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YMOW decreases delivery days, takes extra steps in fight against COVID-19

YMOW decreases delivery days, takes extra steps in fight against COVID-19

As the Coronavirus outbreak continues, Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels is taking additional steps to minimize potential risk to our clients, staff and volunteers. Beginning the week of Monday, March 30, Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels will make deliveries only on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Clients no longer will receive deliveries on Tuesdays, Thursdays or Saturdays. This ...
YMOW exempt from statewide lockdown

YMOW exempt from statewide lockdown

To our clients, their families and the community: As a provider of vital services to the homebound residents of our community, Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels is exempt from the statewide lockdown.   This means we can continue to provide food and other support to the 200-plus people who rely on us each day.   Rest ...
We’re taking extra steps to protect the people we serve

We’re taking extra steps to protect the people we serve

  YMOW is proceeding through the current health crisis with one thing in mind – protecting the health and safety of our staff, volunteers, and most of all, our clients. While we still welcome volunteers to help us with meal deliveries, we have instituted a daily screening to assess the health of everyone who comes ...
YMOW talks CAPABLE on the Lucy Ann Lance show

YMOW talks CAPABLE on the Lucy Ann Lance show

YMOW Executive Director Alison Foreman, YMOW Director of Clinical and Community Services Bethany Burge, and Pete Nowakowski of the Builders and Remodelers Association of Greater Ann Arbor (BRAG) chatted with Lucy Ann Lance, 1290 AM, about our CAPABLE program. CAPABLE (Community Aging in Place—Advancing Better Living for Elders) is up and running in Ypsilanti. It’s ...
YMOW is Dancing With the Michigan Stars!

YMOW is Dancing With the Michigan Stars!

YMOW supporter and board member Susan Aaronson is Dancing with the Michigan Stars at Ann Arbor Marriott Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest, 1275 South Huron Street, on Thursday evening, March 12. This elegant but fun evening raises funds and awareness for 10 local non-profits, including Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels. Donations made directly to Susan’s fundraising account ...
Celebrate Pi Day at Pi(e) & a Pint!

Celebrate Pi Day at Pi(e) & a Pint!

Let us do the cooking Saturday, March 14, while you provide a local senior with a hot, tasty meal! Every $12 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 ...
Meals on Heels Will Bring Back the Roaring ’20s

Meals on Heels Will Bring Back the Roaring ’20s

GET YOUR TICKETS HERE Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels invites you to relive the glamour of the 1920s at Meals on Heels an evening of Gatsby-inspired glamour Join us for: Craft beers by 734 Brewing Co., Ypsilanti Wine selected by experts at Everyday Wines, Ann Arbor Delicious hors d’oeuvres by Simply Scrumptious Live music by The ...
Shop for Good at Kendra Scott

Shop for Good at Kendra Scott

Kendra Scott Jewelry in Arbor Hills, 3050 Washtenaw Ave., Ann Arbor, is hosting a special event from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, to benefit Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels. 20 percent of sales made during the event will help us serve the homebound residents of Ypsilanti with meals and other services. Enjoy complimentary champagne ...
Help us spread the love this Valentine’s Day

Help us spread the love this Valentine’s Day

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 Noon. Sip a cup of coffee, ...
 

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