We love our volunteers at Meals on Wheels People and rely on nearly 10,000 every year to help us serve and deliver meals to seniors.
Click below to read some of their stories!
May 1, 2013
Too often it seems our best volunteers come here because they are unemployed…and fear that they no longer needed, or even wanted.
April 1, 2013
Robert is one of those who simply enjoys lending a hand. When he sees a need, he jumps right in.
January 30, 2013
Shirley Pease, also known as "Shirely Whirly Whirly", has been a volunteer at the Beaverton Center since 1999.
January 2, 2013
Loren was hungry -- for food, for companionship and for recognition.
December 3, 2012
Inspiration comes in many forms. It may be a great work of art, or a person of tremendous spirit.This month we honor a man whose spirit is an example for us all.
October 1, 2012
Rod Brant is a faithful volunteer. When asked, Rod said, “How long have I volunteered here? It is four years today.”
September 4, 2012
Extraordinary. Quite simply; this is Joan. There are times in our lives when we meet people who, simply be their presence, instill a sense of well-being and commitment to community. Joan is certainly among those select few. Inspiring, loving, hard-working and…well, just plain fun. This is our friend, Joan.
August 1, 2012
The Cherry Blossom Center, the Red Cross and St. Vincent DePaul are among the many who share the generosity of Roy’s talents and his dedication to community. His energy and dedication cannot be overstated.
July 2, 2012
Every now and then we are blessed with a special volunteer. Matt Koch is certainly among our very best.
June 1, 2012
Tom worked for Tri-Met for 31 years before volunteering as a Meals-On-Wheels driver for the Cherry Blossom Center.