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Join Us for Pi(e) & a Pint!

Join Us for Pi(e) & a Pint!

Let us do the cooking Thursday, March 14, while you provide a local senior with a day of healthy meals! 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 a day’s worth ...
Join us for Meals on Heels: Gatsby in the Garden

Join us for Meals on Heels: Gatsby in the Garden

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 1920s fashion, the flavors of spring, ...
Volunteers create 100s of handmade cards for YMOW’s seniors

Volunteers create 100s of handmade cards for YMOW’s seniors

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. ...

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 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sip a cup of coffee, ...
YMOW is turning 45!

YMOW is turning 45!

On Jan. 14, 1974, a small group of volunteers gathered in the kitchen of Ypsilanti’s First Baptist Church to prepare and deliver meals to 16 homebound neighbors. Led by Pastor William Bingham, these first volunteers started a mission that continues today. We hope you will join us as Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels celebrates 45 years ...
CAPABLE Project Wins $500,000 Vital Seniors Grand Prize

CAPABLE Project Wins $500,000 Vital Seniors Grand Prize

Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels, in partnership with Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley, was awarded the $500,000 Grand Prize at the Vital Seniors Competition celebration Tuesday, Nov. 13. The award is part of a $2.5 million initiative by the Glacier Hills Legacy Fund and the Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation to fund innovative support programs ...
Save a bag, feed a neighbor

Save a bag, feed a neighbor

Every time you shop for food this fall, you also can help provide hot and healthy meals for hungry seniors in Washtenaw County. From Oct. 1 to Dec. 31, customers at the Ann Arbor and Cranbrook Whole Foods stores can choose to donate 10 cents to Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels for every reusable bag they ...
Holiday Home Tour 2018

Holiday Home Tour 2018

An invitation to enter someone’s home is a great honor, and YMOW is lucky enough to have five homes opening their doors for the 2018 Holiday Home Tour. Thanks to generous sponsors and tour goers, this event has become YMOW’s largest fundraiser, as well as the unofficial start to the holiday season in Ypsilanti. Over ...
 

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