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Uber Helps Keep the Wheels Moving!

Every three months, Uber encourages its drivers in Austin to nominate causes that are important to them.  Then Uber donates money to the charity whose nomination receives the most votes from drivers. It’s called Project Jumpstart, and MOWCTX was nominated for the April 2018 award by David, who drives for the ride-sharing service.

“I’ve Lived in East Austin My Whole Life”

“He’s a ray of sunshine and I look forward to seeing him,” says Meals on Wheels Central Texas client Gareth Pollard of John Limon, the volunteer who delivers lunch to Mr. Pollard’s East Austin home every Monday. 

KVUE-TV Honors Meals on Wheels Volunteer

Three days a week, volunteer Larry Miller comforts our most vulnerable Central Texas neighbors.  Some of the recipients of his kindness are only eight days old; others have been around for eight decades or more.  Mr. Miller’s compassionate efforts on behalf of the very young and the very old were recently recognized by KVUE-TV who awarded him with one of the station’s annual Five Who Care community service awards.

BlueAir Helps You Stay Cool and Be Cool!

Buying a new A/C or heater from BlueAir Heating and Air Conditioning will not only make your house a more comfortable place to live, you’ll also be helping our homebound neighbors in need!

Austin Broadcasters Celebrate Father’s Day by Serving Others

When KVUE anchor Yvonne Nava asked her husband, Longhorn Network Anchor and Play-by-Play Announcer Alex Loeb, what he’d like for Father’s Day this year, he didn’t hesitate.  He wanted to volunteer for Meals on Wheels Central Texas.