Our 2020 Statewide Impact
In 2020, we served 2,748 seniors statewide, from Woonsocket to Westerly through our Home-Delivered Meal Program, while our services continued without disruption during the COVID-19 pandemic. Another 605 seniors were served the Capital City Cafe Program, modified during the pandemic to ensure the safety of our clients, volunteers and team members.
More Than a Meal Study
Meals on Wheels of RI was honored to be one of the eight programs nationwide that participated in a study from Brown University’s Center for Gerontology and Healthcare Research funded by AARP Foundation. Kali Thomas, Ph.D., a former MOWRI volunteer and granddaughter of a MOWRI client, designed and …