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BCBSRI Honors Meals on Wheels of RI Veterans

Members of Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island’s Military Service Employee Business Group generously volunteered their time to personalize 1,000 Veterans Day cards that we will deliver to our seniors who have served this week. At least 15 percent of our...

Meet MOWRI—Daisy Rodriguez

If you’ve ever called the Meals on Wheels of Rhode Island office, you know Daisy Rodriguez—or, at the very least, her welcoming voice. As our receptionist, Rodriguez is the first person our volunteers, clients and donors talk to when they contact our office. She is...

Hurricane Safety

While New England wasn’t affected by Hurricane Florence—which recently caused extensive damage in the Carolinas—it doesn’t mean the region couldn’t still face a powerful storm. Hurricane season lasts through Nov. 30—Hurricane Sandy hit Rhode Island in late October...

A Note From Our Board Chair

As my mother aged, I admired the determination she had to live out her later years in her own home. It’s a desire many seniors have, but one that not all can realize. However, many of our frail, elderly neighbors are able to remain in their homes when they have access...

MOWRI Bonfire Beach Bash

You’re invited! Meals on Wheels of RI is holding our Bonfire Beach Bash fundraising event on Thursday, Oct. 25, from 6-10 p.m. at the Galilee Beach Club in Narragansett, RI. Please join us for a night of fun, food, auctions and bonfires on the beach! It is sure to be...

A Note from Our Executive Director

Dear friends, When the world around us seems to be changing day by day, it isn’t always easy to see a brighter future—or to remember there are dedicated, compassionate people giving of themselves to better the lives of those who need us most. We’re beyond thankful to...

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...