Share the Love This Holiday Season

Share the Love This Holiday Season

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Meals on Wheels, Etc. joins Meals on Wheels America and Subaru in Sharing the Love this Holiday Season

Subaru’s tenth annual Share the Love Event ® will help deliver nutritious meals and compassion to Seminole County’s seniors

Sanford, Florida December 1, 2017 – Meals on Wheels, Etc.is proud to announce that it will be participating in the tenth annual Subaru Share the Love Event as a member of Meals on Wheels America – one of four national Share the Love charitable partners supported through the promotion. From November 16, 2017 to January 2, 2018, Subaru of America will donate $250 for every new Subaru vehicle sold or leased to the customer’s choice of participating charity.

 Participating Meals on Wheels America members, like Meals on Wheels, Etc., will receive a share of the donation raised by Subaru in their state. Meals on Wheels, Etc. has partnered with Mastro Subaru in Sanford, Florida to raise awareness for the popular year-end sales and giving event.

 This year marks the automaker’s 50th Anniversary in the U.S. and, for the second year in a row, there will be no cap on the total donation from Subaru of America to its Share the Love charitable partners. At the culmination of this year, Subaru hopes to exceed a grand total of $115 million donated since the creation of Share the Love to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the event.

By purchasing or leasing a new Subaru during the Event and selecting Meals on Wheels America as your charity of choice, you can help deliver nutritious meals and other important services to seniors right here in Seminole County, Florida.

About Subaru of America, Inc.

Over the past 20 years, SOA has donated more than $120 million to causes the Subaru family cares about, and its employees have logged more than 40,000 volunteer hours. As a company, Subaru believes it is important to do its part in making a positive impact in the world because it is the right thing to do. For additional information visit media.subaru.com.

Meals on Wheels America is the oldest and largest national organization supporting the more than 5,000 community-based programs across the country that are dedicated to addressing senior isolation and hunger. For more information, or to find a Meals on Wheels provider near you, visit www.mealsonwheelsamerica.org.

Meals on Wheels, Etc. provides nutritious meals and other support services to seniors in Seminole County. For more information, visit www.mealsetc.org or call 407-333-8877 ext. 103.

Central Florida Foundation Community Investment Grant

Central Florida Foundation Community Investment Grant

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We are happy to announce that Meals on Wheels, Etc. is a recipient of a Central Florida Foundation Community Investment Grant of $20,633.00. This grant award will be used to purchase kitchen equipment which will enable us to increase the number of catering customers as well as assist in eliminating the waiting list for home-delivered meals in Seminole County.
This project was funded in part by the Rex V. Stevens and Dulciza Stevens Fund at the Central Florida Foundation.
Thank you, Central Florida Foundation!

Thank you, Darden Restaurants, Inc. Foundation!

A grant award of $10,000.00 was recently received from Darden Restaurants, Inc. Foundation. This contribution will be used to provide home-delivered meals in Seminole County.

The Meals on Wheels, Etc. Staff and Board are very grateful for this support. Together we can make a difference in the lives of many deserving seniors in our community.

Thank you, Darden Restaurants, Inc. Foundation!

Meals on Wheels, Etc. joins Meals on Wheels America and Subaru in Sharing the Love this Holiday Season

Meals on Wheels, Etc. joins Meals on Wheels America and Subaru in Sharing the Love this Holiday Season

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Meals on Wheels, Etc. joins Meals on Wheels America and Subaru in Sharing the Love this Holiday Season

Subaru Share the Love Event ® helps deliver nutritious meals and compassion to Seminole County Seniors

 

Sanford, Florida November 17, 2016 – Meals on Wheels, Etc. is proud to announce that it will be participating in the annual Subaru Share the Love Event as a member of Meals on Wheels America – one of four national Share the Love charitable partners for the ninth year running. From November 17, 2016 to January 3, 2017, Subaru will donate $250 for every new Subaru vehicle sold or leased to the customer’s choice of participating charity.

 

“”Meals on Wheels, Etc. is pleased to partner with Mastro Subaru this holiday season to help fight senior isolation and hunger.” Sherry Fincher, Executive Director, Meals on Wheels, Etc.

 

Participating Meals on Wheels America members, like Meals on Wheels, Etc., will receive a share of the revenue raised by Subaru in their state. Meals on Wheels, Etc. has partnered with Mastro Subaru in Sanford, Florida to raise awareness for the popular year-end sales and giving event, and drive support for Meals on Wheels by delivering meals to homebound seniors and supporting the Annual Senior Holiday Party for 150 local seniors.

 

“Since its inception, Share the Love has helped deliver more than 1.4 million meals to seniors served by Meals on Wheels. It is our hope that this year’s event ensures that even more seniors receive the nourishment they need to continue living independently at home.” Edie Hollander, President and CEO Meals on Wheels America.

 

This year, for the first time throughout the life of the program, there will be no cap on the total donation from Subaru of America to its Share the Love charitable partners. By the end of this year’s event, Subaru hopes to exceed a grand total of $90 million donated since the creation of Share the Love.

 

“We at Subaru are thrilled to support our national and hometown charity partners for the ninth consecutive year,” said Alan Bethke, Senior Vice President of Marketing, Subaru of America Inc. “Through the Share the Love platform we are proud to continue our commitment to the causes our customers care about most and look forward to exceeding a grand total of $90 million donated through this initiative.

 

 

By purchasing or leasing a new Subaru during the Event and selecting Meals on Wheels America as your charity of choice, you can help deliver nutritious meals and other important services to seniors right  here in Sanford, Florida. For more information, visit wwwmealsonwheelsamerica.org/sharethelove.

 

Meals on Wheels, Etc. provides nutritious meals and other support services to seniors in Seminole County. For more information, visit www.mealsetc.org  or call 407-333-8877