Meet MOWRI—Susan Lynch

As Meals on Wheels of RI’s accountant, Susan Lynch guarantees our daily financial operations run smoothly. With 25 years of accounting experience, Susan is a pro at processing all our donations, grants and payments as well as maintaining accurate financial reporting....

MOWRI Announces 2018-2019 Board of Directors

We are proud to announce our 2018-2019 Board of Directors, approved at the board’s annual meeting on June 25. “This board’s dedication to our mission and complementary range of skills and experience will enrich our efforts to increase the number of Rhode Islanders we...

Meet MOWRI— Sheryl Ramos

Prior to joining Meals on Wheels of RI as development assistant in April 2017, lifelong Bristol resident Sheryl Ramos spent more than 20 years honing her expertise in fundraising management and donor relations at nonprofits across the state, including at Bradley...

Elder Abuse in RI Rises 47 Percent Since 2012

Last year, there were 1,377 reported cases of elder abuse in Rhode Island—a 10 percent increase over 2016 and a 47 percent increase over five years ago. In addition, there were 1,362 reported cases of elder self-neglect—a nearly 15 percent increase over the previous...

Who Does Meals on Wheels of RI Help?

If you are familiar with Meals on Wheels of Rhode Island, you likely know that our main program provides daily-delivered meals to homebound seniors across the state. But, do you know who those seniors are? Our mission statement is that we seek to meet the nutritional...