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A WINNER OF THE GREATER AUSTIN AREA 2016 TOP WORKPLACES AWARD

Meals on Wheels Central Texas has been awarded a 2016 Top Workplaces honor by the Austin American-Statesman. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, a leading research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement. Several aspects of workplace culture were measured, including Alignment, Execution, and Connection, just to name a few.

“It’s an Activity I Enjoy”

Bill Phillips has no need for GPS while navigating South Austin.  “After 11 years, I’d say I know all of the streets without using a map,” he says of his time as a dedicated Meals on Wheels volunteer in that part of town.

Love at First Sight

Ever since Meals on Wheels client Lee Mills lost her beloved dog, Panda, she’s longed for another pet. Thanks to our partners at Classic Canines, Ms. Mills recently found a new furry friend.

Time to Hand Over the Reins

Dear Friends, I’m honored to work side-by-side with the folks who make it possible for Meals on Wheels Central Texas to provide life-sustaining services to 5,000 homebound older adults every year. There’s a lot of people who ensure that happens: our staff, which is the best Meals on Wheels team in America; MOWCTX’s small army of 7,000 dedicated volunteers who deliver our nutritious meals; a board of directors that’s the cream of the crop; and our generous supporters – people like you who share our passion for helping Central Texans in need. But now it’s time for me to hand over the reins. ...

Fannie Turns 104 Years Young!

Happy 104th birthday to our dear client since 1990, Ms. Fannie Simnacher! It’s our honor to help her continue living in the same farmhouse in which she was born in 1912. It was a joyous occasion to present her with a proclamation made in her name on August 14, 2016 by the Senate of the State of Texas.