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Subaru Share the Love® Event 2018

Subaru Share the Love® Event 2018

Foodnet Meals on Wheels joins Meals on Wheels America and Subaru of America in Sharing the Love this Holiday Season The eleventh annual Subaru Share the Love® Event will help deliver nutritious meals and compassion to Tompkins County seniors Ithaca, New York (November 15, 2018 – Foodnet Meals on Wheels is proud to announce that […]

Foodnet 2018 Annual Report

Foodnet 2018 Annual Report

  Every week, nearly 700 hundred daily meals leave our kitchen and travel throughout Tompkins County into the hands of our neighbors. Each home delivered meal is served by a caring driver who offers a friendly visit and safety check. Our social dining rooms are available throughout the community, and are filled with healthy food, […]

Foodnet Receives an Excellus BlueCross BlueShield Community Health Award

Foodnet Receives an Excellus BlueCross BlueShield Community Health Award

Seven nonprofit Central New York organizations were chosen to receive Excellus BlueCross BlueShield’s Community Health Awards from among close to 60 applications submitted. Each award recipient will receive up to $4,000 allocated by the company to help fund health and wellness programs in the company’s five-county Central New York region.Through a competitive application process, Excellus […]

More than a meal

More than a meal

Our Foodnet families remind us each day about the importance of our mission.  A family member of a Foodnet participant shared their story… I want to let you know personally how valuable your services were to my father and step mom. My father recently passed, and my step mom was recently put at Clare Bridge […]

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We could not be more proud of this volunteer who assists in our dining rooms at the Ithaca YMCA and Titus Towers.  She received 3 medals at Special Olympics AND addressed the audience as well!

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Nice job Ann! 💪🏻

You are amazing, Ann!

Great job "Boss Lady". So proud of you!

Great job Ann!!!

That’s my amazing niece!!❤️❤️❤️

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Chicken chow mein is making a reappearance on our Summer menu!

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Looks delicious

Foodnet Meals on Wheels 32nd annual picnic was a success!  Thankful to our clients, staff, board members and many community partners for their support.

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Thank you all at Foodnet for the wonderful work you do 😍

It was a delicious celebration!🎉

Great pics! Sorry to miss it.

It was a wonderful event! So glad we were able to support our friends at Foodnet!

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Foodnet Meals on Wheels

Foodnet Meals on Wheels is proud to partner with Community Dispute Resolution Center to offer a presentation on the services available through Conflict Education Program Manager, Franci J. Saunders, will join us at three locations in Tompkins County to give us advice on how to foster constructive responses to conflicts at our social dining sites at the following days/times:

June 19th 10:30-11:30 (Wednesday) Center Village Court (community room) 200 W. South St. Groton, NY

June 20th 11:30-12:30 (Thursday) YMCA (Borg-Warner Wellness Room) 50 Graham Rd. W. Ithaca, NY

June 21st 10:30-11:30 (Friday) Titus Towers (community room) 800 S. Plain St Ithaca, NY

This workshop is open to the public and offered at no cost. Join Foodnet for a nutritious lunch immediately following this workshop. Reservations are required at least one day in advance. Call 607-266-9553 to reserve your meal. Lunch is available to individuals 60 and older with a voluntary contribution. Individuals under the age of 60 may also join us for a meal cost of $8.00.
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What an inspiring afternoon at Community Foundation of Tompkins County’s Annual Celebration! Thank you to the Foundation for all of your efforts to improve the quality of life in Tompkins County.
New Fish Dijon recipe today! Served with Harvard beats,  homemade macaroni salad, green salad and peas.

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Our staff is rockin’ the menu!

Yes, please!

It’s raining on our parade, but we are having fun!

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The rain stopped before the end! Not bad for an Ithaca Festival Parade!

Today we launched a diabetic education series at Titus Towers graciously funded by the Care Compass Network. Our support group discussed the challenges of living with diabetes while cooking for one or two. Our talented chef made these delicious black bean brownies for participants- low in sugar and gluten free, which we will include on our Fall menus!
CareCompass Titus Towers