The 2021 Holiday Gift Program is live!

This year, Meals on Wheels OC’s annual Holiday Gift Program will spread joy to over 900 homebound older adults! Caring individuals, groups, and businesses can provide unexpected holiday surprises to seniors who may otherwise feel forgotten. Supporters can purchase items from our Amazon Wish List, cover the [...]

A Strong Bond

Jeff was going through a difficult time and knew that volunteering would help himself as much as it might help another. He discovered the Meals on Wheels OC Friendly Visitor program during his search for volunteer opportunities and was instantly intrigued. Not only did he love the [...]

Heartfelt Thanks to Our Volunteers!

This month, Meals on Wheels OC gives thanks to the hundreds of volunteers that have given their time and energy to delivering nutritious meals and friendly smiles.  Below are messages of heartfelt thanks for the tremendous joy and comfort volunteers have brought to local seniors over the [...]

Teaming Up to Spread Hope

Julianne, a former Laker Girl, began delivering Meals on Wheels when the gym she managed temporarily shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic. She had time on her hands and missed connections with the community. "The part most people don't see about being a Laker Girl is [...]

Leading by Example

Meals on Wheels OC volunteer driver Reza Mir is passionate about helping seniors. Not only does he work with older adults professionally as a certified Senior Care Advisor, he also spends his free time delivering meals twice a week in Fullerton, Seal Beach, and Brea. “I love [...]

Holiday Gift Program: A Reminder that Someone Cares

Meals on Wheels OC’s annual Holiday Gift Program will soon spread holiday cheer to 1,200 homebound older adults! Each year, caring individuals, groups, and businesses provide unexpected holiday surprises to seniors who may otherwise feel forgotten. One long-time supporter, Anaheim United Methodist Church, has participated annually for [...]

Chad Delivers With a Smile!

When the Seal Beach Lions Club learned that Meals on Wheels OC needed drivers, they quickly rallied their members and named club member Chad Berlinghieri their Meals on Wheels Committee Chair. As the artistic director of the Seal Beach Symphony and cantor for St. Anne’s Church, [...]