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First Thursday Food Trucks continue July 1

YMOW’s series of First Thursday Food Truck events continues from 5-8 p.m. July 1. Stop by to enjoy delicious food from Good Eats Mobile Food Co. and Jamaican Spice; coffee, smoothies and pastries from Bearclaw Coffee Co. and frozen treats from Kona Ice. Music will be provided by local artists Holly Gramlich & Gail Boyd and Ki5 Loops. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, friends ...

First Thursday Food Trucks will offer safe summer fun

In an effort to bring people safely together after so many months apart, YMOW will host a series of events in the First Baptist Church of Ypsilanti parking lot beginning June 3. These events, held the first Thursday evening of each month, will feature local food trucks, games, live music and more. The theme and ...

YMOW preparing volunteer of quarter for a lifetime of service

As a sociology student at University of Michigan, Kailey Whitted is preparing for a lifetime of service to others. And as a volunteer for Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels, she’s getting firsthand exposure to the needs of the community and the ways she and others can help. As part of a University of Michigan class called ...

Help make our December event a success!

We’re combining our two signature fundraisers – Meals on Heels and the Holiday Home Tour – into one fabulous event this year! Mark your calendars for Saturday, Dec. 4, and plan to join us for a fun, festive evening of 1920s glamour to support Ypsilanti’s homebound neighbors at Meals on Heels: A Gatsby Holiday. We ...

YMOW is in the news!

Read how YMOW and five other local organizations will benefit from the largest-ever gift to the Ypsilanti Area Community Fund. https://www.secondwavemedia.com/concentrate/features/gousseff0586.aspx ...

Couple’s dedication to YMOW lives on through endowment fund

Jim and Marla Gousseff’s dedication to YMOW and their homebound neighbors lives on through gifts to six Ypsilanti organizations, including Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels. Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels will received a $200,000 endowment from The James W. (Jim) and Marla J. Gousseff Fund, part of a $1.8 million estate gift to the Ypsilanti Area Community ...

Keegen Carty is YMOW’s new office manager

YMOW’s new office manager, Keegen Carty, literally learned of YMOW’s impact on the community from the ground up. While working at Frog Holler Farm, Keegen became aware of Food Gatherers, and in turn, the produce that is donated to Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels each week. “I’m a big believer in everyone having access to nutritious ...

Pi(e) & a Pint is back March 12-14

JOIN US FOR A FREE CONCERT VIA FACEBOOK LIVE AT 3:14 PM SUNDAY, MARCH 14 Support your homebound neighbors March 12-14 with the purchase of a slice of pie and a cool beverage from Ypsilanti Food Co-op. $5 from every $10 Pi(e) & a Pint helps Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels provide food and support to ...

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 ...
 

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