Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels holds several annual fundraisers to support our work in the community. None of these events would be possible without the generosity of volunteers like you.
From serving on a planning committee to helping the day of an event, there is a job for everyone.
For more information, call or email Volunteer Coordinator Jessica Cichowlas at (734) 217-4450 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Holiday Home Tour
Our Holiday Home Tour takes place the first Saturday in December every year. This is our biggest and most labor-intensive event.
Volunteers can fill many roles in making this event a success, including but not limited to:
Meals on Heels
Launched in 2017, Meals on Heels is a Gatsby-inspired evening that invites supporters to don their most fabulous footwear and their 1920s glamour while enjoying food, drinks, music and fun, all in support of the YMOW mission.
Volunteers are needed to:
Valentine’s Day Card-making
Each year in advance of Valentine’s Day, volunteers and YMOW staff gather to create handmade greetings for our clients.
You can show our clients a little love this Valentine’s Day by:
Pi(e) and a Pint
March 14 is Pi Day, a day to celebrate the infinite mathematical constant that, like hunger, knows no end.
Held at Cultivate in Ypsilanti, YMOW’s Pie and a Pint event raises money to stop hunger among our local homebound neighbors while encouraging guests to treat themselves to pie, pizza and drinks.
Volunteers can help by: