Help Seniors Stay Safe in Summer Weather

The official start of summer may still be a few weeks away, but with area temperatures already nearing 90 degrees, it’s a good time to think about how we can keep our Rhode Island seniors healthy when the heat hits. About 200 Americans die from health problems related...

Meet MOWRI—Judy Gould

Judy Gould has been Meals on Wheels of RI’s medical billing clerk since October 2014. In addition to ensuring that the roughly 17 percent of our clients who are eligible for waivers or health care assistance through Medicaid/Medicare receive their meals, Judy also...

Meals on Wheels of RI FAQs

At Meals on Wheels of Rhode Island, we are committed to continuous communication with our donors, advocates and partners. Following are brief answers to the most frequently asked questions we receive about our organization, services and clients. More detailed...

Meet MOWRI—Skip Burns

Since joining the board of directors of Meals on Wheels of Rhode Island seven years ago, Harold “Skip” Burns—now board chair—has worked with fellow board members to move the agency forward and serve as public advocates for the seniors we serve. A retired engineer,...

Inaugural RI Gives Day Happens June 5

Something big is coming to the smallest state. On Tuesday, June 5, over 50 Rhode Island nonprofits will join together for the inaugural RI Gives Day, a statewide day of giving to increase awareness of—and support for—the amazing and critical work local organizations...