New- Volunteer Support Team

Volunteers are the heart of our organization. I use the word “heart” most intentionally. I could have used “center,” but that doesn’t cut it. Heart reflects the organic and critical nature of what volunteers do for our clients, and for us. Without them, the MOWGLV...
A Family Legacy

A Family Legacy

Helping others. That is the legacy that original Meals on Wheels volunteer, Phyllis Burdette passed on to her family. Phyllis’s eldest son, Bob was about 10 years old when she began volunteering for Meals on Wheel of Lehigh County in 1971. She was already very active...
Diane’s Story

Diane’s Story

Meals on Wheels of the Greater Lehigh Valley’s client, Diane never imagined that she would need assistive care at the age of 55. Unfortunately, life had other plans for her. Diane and her husband, Christopher, live in a small home in the Lehigh Valley’s Slate Belt....
COVID-19 Vaccinations for The Homebound

COVID-19 Vaccinations for The Homebound

Meals on Wheels of the Greater Lehigh Valley (MOWGLV) knows that senior citizens across the Valley are being left out of obtaining their COVID-19 vaccinations. A Morning Call newspaper article details the difficulty that seniors face in getting scheduled for a vaccine...
Thank You Volunteers!

Thank You Volunteers!

Our Board of Directors has several standing committees that are essential to its governance of the organization. One of them is the Volunteer Services Committee which is composed of a board member and 8-10 volunteers. This committee is working on a “Volunteer Support...