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And the Mac Bowl winners are…
Congratulations to the winners of the 9th Annual Foodnet Meals on Wheels Mac ‘n Cheese Bowl! And well-done to all the competitors!
Mac ‘n Cheese Bowl 2022
We are beyond thrilled to announce the Mac ‘n Cheese Bowl will be back in 2022! Mark your calendars for May 4, 2022 at our NEW location, the Ithaca Farmers Market – Steamboat Landing, 545 3rd St, Ithaca, NY 14850. Follow us on Facebook for event updates: https://www.facebook.com/FoodnetMacBowl Purchase your tickets online! https://conta.cc/359p4jV Our 2022 […]
Subaru “Share the Love” 21/22
Do you love supporting Meals on Wheels? So does Subaru of America, Inc.! Their annual Subaru Share the Love Event has helped deliver more than 2.3 million meals to seniors in need! You can help increase that number this year when you purchase or lease a new Subaru between November 18, 2021 and January 3, […]
Blizzard Boxes Deployed
11/10/21 – The Blizzard Boxes contain 4 shelf-stable meals for clients to use in the case of Foodnet’s closure due to inclement weather this winter.
Winter Weather 2021/2022
11/10/21 – IT IS THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN! As we approach the winter season, if we can’t deliver meals because of weather or another emergency, there will be an announcement on the radio and television stations and a special message at 266-9553. Foodnet Meals on Wheels does not usually cancel deliveries because of weather […]
Foodnet Hires Director of Development & Community Relations
11/9/21 – Foodnet welcomes Sheila Ossit, Director of Development and Community Relations In this new role, Sheila will lead strategies for private funding, donor engagement, community partnerships and overall awareness of Foodnet Meals on Wheels and its programs and services. Prior to this role, Sheila was the Operations and Community Engagement Officer for the School […]
380 Handwritten Notes!
11/8/21 – Foodnet is inspired by volunteer Lynn K who dropped off 380 hand-written notes warming the hearts of Aly Evans, Foodnet ED, and LuAnn Morgan, Foodnet’s Administrative Coordinator on a chilly November morning. Thank you, Lynn for caring about our neighbors!
Foodnet Receives IICF Grant
10/27/21 – Foodnet Meals on Wheels is grateful for neighbors like Security Mutual Insurance and Lisa Kane Kanellis who nominated our organization for a grant from the IICF (Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation). This grant enables Foodnet to serve meals to our community, meeting the needs of seniors and our most vulnerable. Thank you for the […]
New Foodnet Executive Director
7/12/21 – The Board of Directors of Foodnet Meals on Wheels is pleased to announce Aly Evans as the organization’s new Executive Director effective July 12, 2021. The Board’s selection process resulted in the appointment of an internal candidate with extensive experience in executive leadership, development, and human services. Aly Evans joined the Foodnet Meals […]
Foodnet in Action During COVID-19
The support that we are receiving from partners, community members, and people like you is inspiring. You are making an incredible difference in the lives of those we serve during this challenging time. While planning and responding to the COVID-19 pandemic has felt like an ultimate test, there have been beautiful shining moments that demonstrate […]
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