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“I am so Thankful for Meals on Wheels”

A self-proclaimed jack of all trades and master of none, Linda Richards was used to traveling for the unique jobs she came across. But major health issues, including a broken hip, forced a different kind of living on her. Now physically unable to work, and homebound and alone in her East Austin apartment, she relies on Meals on Wheels Central Texas to nourish her body and spirit.

Empty Bowl Project Fills Important Need

It’s called the Austin Empty Bowl Project, but the bowls don’t stay empty very long - not when there’s plenty of delicious, piping hot soup to pour into them.

“I Still Do This in Honor of Him”

Longtime Meals on Wheels Central Texas volunteer Billy Gray credits a U.S. president with igniting the spark that prompted him to volunteer for us. But it’s someone with a much less lofty station in life who keeps that spark burning all these years later.

Choose to Share the Love with Vulnerable Seniors

For the tenth year running, the Meals on Wheels network is participating in the Subaru Share the Love Event. In the past nine years, Subaru of America has donated over $12 million to Meals on Wheels—that’s the equivalent of more than 1.7 million meals to seniors across the country.

Holiday Meal Delivery Schedule

Click to see details on our December meal deliveries and our office closures.