Meals on Wheels News: December 2018

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Meals on Wheels December 2018 updateTo keep you informed about our church’s involvement in the local Meals on Wheels Mission program, I’m including the latest quarterly report prepared for our Church’s Council meeting.

Date: November 13, 2018
Council Meeting

June thru August 2018
Meals on Wheels Quarterly Report

  • Averaged: 22 elderly receiving a meal for 13 weeks.
  • 286 meals cooked & delivered involving 13 volunteers (no duplication)
  • $1,100 donated by mbrs cooking who did not want to be reimbursed (purchased groceries to prepare meals) figured at $5/per meal
  • Used 2 1/4 case of tri-compartment Styrofoam take out boxes (1 case has 125)

NEEDS: Additional volunteers to cook during month of March 2019

Respectfully Submitted,
Jo Watson

Please know you are appreciated in whatever way you volunteer: cook, deliver, monetary donations, large cans of food for the Meals on Wheels pantry, and most of all, prayers for those who cook, deliver, and our recipients. 23 elderly are currently receiving nutritious meals!

A special thanks to our November cooks: Donna & Sue Nivens. Husbands Mike & David were very helpful as well by carrying heavy items from the vehicle to the kitchen and emptying the trash. THANK YOU! Delivering: Margaret Hunt, Danielle Stovall, and Kay Crafton.

Signing up for December:

December 6: Cooking: Stacey Crafton and Suzette Munson. Delivering: Erica Pelton and Margaret Hunt.

December 13: Cooking: Gay Dickens and Margaret Hunt. Delivering: Margaret and Kay Crafton.

December 20: Cooking: Suzette Munson and Joe Watson. Delivering: Margaret and Kay.

December 27: Cooking: Erica Pelton. Delivering: Margaret and Kay.

Jo Watson