How you can helpThere are two ways for you to support Foodnet Meals on Wheels: give a gift or volunteer
Make a Gift
Foodnet Meals on Wheels relies on a mix of government funding, grants, voluntary contributions from clients and gifts from individuals and businesses. There are many ways you can donate:
Car Donation Program
Donate your Car, Boat, Truck, RV, Jet Ski or Snowmobile to Foodnet Meals on Wheels and receive a tax donation. This is a easy process when you contact our fundraising partner, Donation Line, LLC at 877-227-7487. Make sure to ask for the extension 1491. Or you can click “Donate Vehicle to Charity” below.
You can also donate your car, van or truck through Melwood by selecting Foodnet Meals on Wheels as your charity of choice.
Foodnet Planned Giving Program
Join our Meals for Tomorrow Circle and make a lasting difference!
Planned Giving Options
Proceeds of Personal Property Sale
Charitable Gift Annuity
Contact Foodnet’s Executive Director, Jessica Gosa at 607-266-9553 to learn more.
Annual Giftsyou can help make sure we continue our services
Tribute Giftshonor a special occasion or a loved one with a memorial
Monthly Giftshelp keep our meal deliveries moving with a monthly gift
Mac ‘n Cheese Crawlget your business involved and sponsor our annual event
To make a gift send a check to:
Foodnet Meals on Wheels
2422 Triphammer Road, Ithaca, NY 14850
Mac ‘n Cheese Bowl VolunteerSaturday March 18th 11:30am-2:00pm
Support our largest community engagement event of the year by volunteering at the Mac 'n Cheese Bowl. There are many volunteer opportunities available on the day of the event!LEARN MORE CONTACT US
Weekday Meal PackingOngoing Opportunity 8:30am to 10:30am Weekdays
Join the kitchen crew from 8:30am to 10:30am any weekday to portion hot and cold foods. Scoop it, dish it, wrap it, seal it. Each meal has the recipient's name on it so they know it was prepared just for them.LEARN MORE CONTACT US
Dining Room Assistant & Meal DeliveryWeekdays 11:00am-1:00pm
Foodnet Meals on Wheels has volunteer opportunities at our congregate meal sites. Dining room and delivery assistants help with meal set-up, clean-up, and delivery of meals to building residents weekdays from 11am-1:00pm.LEARN MORE CONTACT US