Meals on Wheels in the News

Charlottesville Mayor Delivers Meals on Wheels

huja and gene deliveringCharlottesville's Newsplex Team covered the story on 3/21/2012.

As part of Mayor's Day, Charlottesville Mayor Satyendra Huja helped deliver food for Meals on Wheels on Wednesday.  The non-profit delivers hot meals to residents that are unable to prepare their own food.

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Charlottesville Mayor Joins Meals on Wheels Delivery Route

Huja delivering mealsMary Dunleavy of Channel 29 News covered the story on 3/21/2012.

Charlottesville's Meals on Wheels program had a special guest on one of its routes Wednesday.  Charlottesville Mayor Satyendra Huja joined Meals on Wheels longtime volunteer Gene Carpenter to deliver hot food and a little company to people who need it.

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Mayor Huja Delivers Meals

huja-mugMayor Satyendra Huja delivered meals with Gene Carpenter on Wednesday, March 21st  to show his support for our community’s homebound and hungry seniors.  Media personnel were invited to follow Mayor Satyendra Huja for part of his delivery route.

“We are excited about having Mayor Huja participate in our Mayors for Meals Day event,” said Dawn Grzegorczyk  “Our Mayor has been involved with our program since its beginning in 1977 and national Mayors for Meals Day is an excellent way to continue the relationship.”

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Runners Hit the Pavement for Meals on Wheels

marathon image NBC 29 covered the Three Bridges Marathon & Half Marathon to benefit Meals on Wheels in December 2011.

"Meals on Wheels got a leg up Sunday, thanks to some dedicated runners. More than 150 people pounded the pavement in the Three Bridges marathon and half marathon."  Read more...