2017 March For Meals
In 2010, after completing a rigorous application and site review process by Meals On Wheels America, we were awarded “Exemplary Status” Magnet Accreditation for our outstanding senior nutrition program.
Local Leaders Help Lead The March For Meals
Mario Andretti among area celebrities and officials who will deliver to people in need
(BETHLEHEM TWP.) – In celebration of the 15th anniversary of March For Meals, Meals On Wheels of Northampton County will welcome prominent people throughout the community who will deliver meals to home-bound seniors and adults with disabilities.
Each local celebrity – including auto racing legend and Nazareth’s own Mario Andretti – will be paired with an experienced volunteer to deliver meals and smiles. Here are the scheduled dates:
March 8: Officer Mike Leeser of the Bethlehem Mounted Patrol
March 17: Nam Knights Motorcycle Club
PA State Representative Zach Mako
Nazareth Mayor John Samus
Northampton Mayor Tom Reenock
Portland Mayor Lance Prator
Marta Gabriel, regional manager for Senator Pat Toomey
Mike Manlove and Kenzie Krause of Wegmans
Priscilla Rosado, United Way Healthy Aging and Food Access Manager
Carol Ritter & Laurel Mikovits of Carol Talks
Eric Staub and Denise Janenko of Working Dog Press
March 27: Mario Andretti
For more information about on our local March for Meals initiative, please contact Keri Young, Volunteer Services Director, at 610-691-1030 x. 20 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about the March for Meals program, please visit www.marchformeals.com.
Meals On Wheels of Northampton County is a private, nonprofit organization that has supported healthy living through the delivery of nutrition services since 1972. We provide meals and smiles for more than 1,500 seniors and adults with disabilities each year. In 2017, we expect to prepare more than 565,000 hot and cold, medically tailored meals for our clients as well as three sister Meals On Wheels organizations and Senior Centers in Lehigh County.