Press

May 2018

1 in 4 Austin households is food insecure, not just because of money http://www.kxan.com/news/local/austin/volunteers-from-tech-companies-tackle-food-insecurity-in-austin/1194108598

Homebound senior couldn’t leave dogs behind so she could have life-changing surgery http://www.givingcityaustin.com/volunteering/homebound-senior-couldnt-leave-dogs-behind-so-she-could-have-life-changing-surgery/

Summertime brings need for Meals on Wheels volunteers http://spectrumlocalnews.com/tx/austin/news/2018/05/03/summertime-brings-need-for-meals-on-wheels-volunteers

April 2018

KVUE announces 2018 Five Who Care award winners https://www.kvue.com/article/news/local/outreach/five-who-care/kvue-announces-2018-five-who-care-award-winners/269-545725825

January 2018

Nonprofits caring for elderly, homeless during icy weather http://www.kxan.com/news/local/austin/nonprofits-caring-for-elderly-homeless-during-icy-weather_20180312075953520/1031512857

December 2017

Volunteers bring warm meals to Texans in need on Christmas Day http://spectrumlocalnews.com/tx/austin/news/2017/12/25/volunteers-bring-warm-meals-to-texans-in-need-on-christmas-day

Meals on Wheels volunteers deliver hundreds of hot meals on Christmas http://www.kvue.com/news/local/meals-on-wheels-volunteers-deliver-hundreds-of-hot-meals-on-christmas/502317349

Food isn't the only warmth some homebound elderly receive for Christmas http://www.mystatesman.com/news/local/food-isn-the-only-warmth-some-homebound-elderly-receive-for-christmas/X7xVUGq01Iy6tQ0BqfdKdM/

Meals on Wheels delivers much more than food http://www.fox7austin.com/news/local-news/meals-on-wheels-delivers-much-more-than-food

Dell Medical School students make call to WWII veteran http://cbsaustin.com/news/local/dell-medical-school-students-make-call-to-wwii-veteran

November 2017 

Bertha Foster: After stroke, mom needs better housing for self, son http://www.statesman.com/news/local/bertha-foster-after-stroke-mom-needs-better-housing-for-self-son/7o8ilVZJBlRip9hrZrD4TK/

Gov. Abbott joins Meals on Wheels to serve Austin’s elderly http://kxan.com/2017/11/23/gov-abbott-joins-meals-on-wheels-to-serve-austins-elderly/

PHOTOS: Meals on Wheels Thanksgiving dinner http://www.statesman.com/news/local/photos-meals-wheels-thanksgiving-dinner/AwTcnO2o6A34ZYGwU2uybI/#1

Governor Abbott continues holiday tradition delivering for Meals on Wheels http://www.kvue.com/news/local/governor-abbott-continues-holiday-tradition-delivering-for-meals-on-wheels/494275150

Governor Abbott delivers Thanksgiving lunch for Meals on Wheels Central Texas http://www.fox7austin.com/news/local-news/governor-abbott-delivers-thanksgiving-lunch-for-meals-on-wheels-central-texas

 

MEALS ON WHEELS DELIVERS THANKSGIVING TO THE LESS FORTUNATE http://spectrumlocalnews.com/tx/austin/news/2017/11/23/meals-on-wheels-delivers-thanksgiving-to-the-less-fortunate.html

The stylish dog houses of Barkitecture 2017 https://austin.curbed.com/2017/11/6/16611096/austin-best-dog-houses-barkitecture

Daybreak All Stars: Meals on Wheels of Central Texas http://www.kvue.com/features/daybreak-all-stars-meals-on-wheels-of-central-texas/495510942

October 2017

World War II veteran Richard Overton enjoying new home upgrades http://kxan.com/2017/10/19/world-war-ii-veteran-richard-overton-enjoying-new-home-upgrades/?utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook_KXAN_News

Nation's oldest living WW II veteran enjoying newly renovated Austin home http://cbsaustin.com/news/local/nations-oldest-living-ww-ii-veteran-enjoying-newly-renovated-austin-home

111-year-old veteran Richard Overton gets home renovation http://www.kvue.com/news/local/111-yr-old-veteran-gets-home-renovation/484674594

Richard Overton, nation’s oldest vet, receives home makeover http://www.mystatesman.com/news/local/richard-overton-nation-oldest-vet-receives-home-makeover/kFSXg6gh7AevcfARAxLerJ/

September 2017

 

Austin company Brakes to Go to give to Meals on Wheels with each service http://www.givingcityaustin.com/poverty-basic-needs/austin-company-brakes-to-go-to-give-to-meals-on-wheels-with-each-service/

Helping out a wounded Marine http://www.statesman.com/news/local/helping-out-wounded-marine/qqLYrBn0KtdbChbRrloXlK/

Things I've Learned: Adam Hauser http://www.austinmonthly.com/AM/September-2017/Things-Ive-Learned-Adam-Hauser/

PALS program brings veterinary care to seniors’ pets http://www.mystatesman.com/lifestyles/home--garden/pals-program-brings-veterinary-care-seniors-pets/39r1bVmAI4HihxjJ5WIEEP/

August 2017

 

Commentary: Call your lawmaker and demand support for Meals on Wheelshttp://www.mystatesman.com/news/opinion/commentary-call-your-lawmaker-and-demand-support-for-meals-wheels/c1h5hYwvzf9ou0ROwdhORM/

10,000 meals and counting delivered to those in needhttps://texasmutual.wordpress.com/2017/08/17/10000-meals-and-counting-delivered-to-those-in-need/

Making a Difference - Family Values - http://cbsaustin.com/news/local/making-a-difference-family-values

Get Involved: Meals on Wheels Central Texas - https://soundcloud.com/kutnews/get-involved-meals-on-wheels-central-texas

 

July 2017

 

Meals on Wheels keeping clients' health in mind in July heat - http://www.fox7austin.com/news/local-news/270526298-story

 

America’s oldest veteran receiving major home repairs http://www.statesman.com/events/neighborhood--community/america-oldest-veteran-receiving-major-home-repairs/zCW6PWsLHVl8mvCDkMuRmM/

 

Major repair work being done on Richard Overton's home - http://www.fox7austin.com/news/local-news/268398025-story

 

Austin's Oldest Combat Veteran Gets Free Home Renovation - http://kut.org/post/austins-oldest-combat-veteran-gets-free-home-renovation

 

Oldest living WWII vet's home getting an upgrade thanks to Meals on Wheelshttp://www.kvue.com/news/local/richard-overton-home-upgrade/457431316

 

America’s oldest living veteran gets major home improvementshttp://kxan.com/2017/07/17/americas-oldest-living-veteran-gets-major-home-improvements/

 

Nation’s oldest living veteran gets major home renovationshttp://www.twcnews.com/tx/austin/news/2017/07/17/nation-s-oldest-living-veteran-gets-major-home-renovations.html

 

  

Meals on Wheels helping seniors with technology  - http://www.kvue.com/news/local/meals-on-wheels-helping-seniors-with-technology/455602008

 

   

New Meals on Wheels Central Texas CEO looks to reach more clients through technology, healthcare - https://communityimpact.com/austin/news/2017/07/06/photos-new-meals-on-wheels-central-texas-ceo-looks-to-reach-more-clients-through-technology-healthcare/