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Cook like a chef, eat like a king!

Cook like a chef, eat like a king!

ORDER TICKETS YMOW is teaming up with Zingerman’s to offer a fun and tasty way to support our homebound neighbors. Join us on Saturday, Feb. 27, for a delicious meal and virtual cooking demonstration by a Zingerman’s chef. Every package purchased includes a two-hour class and food for two people. Please note, the deadline to ...
For Volunteer of the Quarter, visits are more important than ever

For Volunteer of the Quarter, visits are more important than ever

Vera Felk-Spraetz looked forward to her weekly visits with the folks on her mini route just as much as the clients looked forward to her knock on their door each Wednesday. Then, everything changed. The new distancing rules and the need for a mask wasn’t the hard part, Vera said. The hard part was and ...
YMOW welcomes new volunteer coordinator

YMOW welcomes new volunteer coordinator

Join us in welcoming Jessica Cichowlas as YMOW’s new volunteer coordinator! Prior to joining the YMOW team, Jessica was a volunteer herself throughout high school and college. She most recently served as assistant volunteer and outreach coordinator for Ann Arbor Parks and Recreation’s GIVE365 program. Jessica said she looks forward to tapping into the community’s ...
Holidays at Home

Holidays at Home

SEE THE LOCAL DELIVERY MENU ORDER TICKETS SEE THE SHIP-TO MENU HOLIDAYS AT HOME AUCTION The annual holiday fundraiser for Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels will look a little different this year, but it promises to hold all of the fun that supporters have come to expect from our winter event. The night will include a ...
Sip some wine, support a senior

Sip some wine, support a senior

PURCHASE YOUR TASTING KIT Join us at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, for a virtual wine tasting experience straight from California wine country. The wine experts at Gloria Ferrer, Caneros, California, will guide us through three delicious wines – a red, a white and a sparkling. You will receive a link to the virtual event, ...
YMOW welcomes familiar face to the management team

YMOW welcomes familiar face to the management team

Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels is proud to announce the addition of a familiar face to our staff. Kelly Schwartz, a supporter of the YMOW mission since 2002 and a member of the board since 2013, has been chosen for the role of Operations Director. In this new position Kelly will manage the day-to-day operations of ...
YMOW is in the news!

YMOW is in the news!

Isolated Seniors in Michigan Depend on Meals on Wheels More Than Ever       ...
Taste 5 wines, provide 5 meals in virtual tasting event

Taste 5 wines, provide 5 meals in virtual tasting event

Winemaker Adam McBride, owner of Hickory Creek Winery in Buchanan, MI, will guide participants through a tasting of five of his Michigan-made wines during a virtual wine tasting event at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 27. Each $45 tasting kit contains five 1.75-ounce bottles of wine, palate-cleansing crackers, a tasting glass and online access to an ...
Support from Toyota gives dozens access to food and support

Support from Toyota gives dozens access to food and support

The donation of a Toyota Sienna by Toyota Motor North America and Dunning Toyota of Ann Arbor will allow Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels to add a fifth route to its meal deliveries. That means as many as 50 more homebound neighbors will have access to food and support from YMOW. The gift also included a ...
 

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