Statistics

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Funding

Revenue to support administrative costs, supplies, equipment, insurance, operating expenses and vehicle purchase and maintenance comes from many individuals, corporations, and grants. This program has also been funded, in part, by a Community Development Block Grant, City of Evansville, Indiana,and the Vanderburgh Medical Alliance. Our office space is graciously donated by St. Mary's Building Corp., and our satellite office space is donated by Deaconess Health System. Cell phone service is donated by AT&T.

Meals on Wheels conducts one annual fund drive, a letter campaign in November.

Gifts are tax deductible and always appreciated.

2011 Donor Mix

Partnerships

Altrusa International of Evansville

Altrusa International of Evansville supplies birthday gifts for our clients.

Visiting Nurses

In 2009, we partnered with Visiting Nurses' organization to provide flu shots to those of our clients who were unable to get out to receive this valuable health service.





MEALS ON WHEELS' 2009 ANNUAL REPORT

PURPOSE

MOW Annual Volunteer Party

To provide nutritionally balanced meals to homebound individuals who live alone or with another disabled person, and who, due to illness or disability, cannot prepare adequate meals, and to provide a daily check on the client.

PROGRAM

Meals on Wheels is a not-for-profit, primarily volunteer organization that provides hot, nutritious meals to the homebound. This is a noon meal delivered five days a week. The meals are prepared at the two local hospitals and delivered by a team of 76 volunteers. The meals are prepared under the direction of the dietary department and special diets can be accommodated. Each client fills out an application which is signed by his/her physician giving MOW a diet order. There is usually no waiting period once the application is received. Eligibility requirements for the program are as follows:

  • Client must be essentially homebound;
  • Client must live within the city limits of Evansville (some flexibility);
  • An application form must be completed and signed by both the applicant and the physician.
  • There is a minimum charge of $18.00 per week per person to recover the cost of the food. Food stamps are accepted.
  • volunteers at MOW van ready to deliver

    ACTIVITIES

    In 2009, 246 clients were served. Meals on Wheels delivered 21,955 meals. Birthday gifts, which are provided by the Altrusa International Club, were delivered to each client on their birthday. We also network with other organizations throughout the year to provide information and/or services to our clients.

    GOVERNING BODY

    Meals on Wheels is under the direction of a board of directors composed of various community leaders who are concerned with the needs of the homebound. The members total 20. There are three paid part-time staff members: an Executive Director, Program Coordinator, and Volunteer Coordinator.

    FINANCIAL

    Total Revenue:  $157,123   Included in the expenses:
    Total Expenses: $142,675   Program Expenses $128,714
          Gen/Admin Expenses $ 13,962
    *Figures are taken from our 2009 Audit  Total Expenses $142,675

    Our Fund Raising Expense, which is included in the Gen/Admin Expense Total, was $282.92 in 2009.

    MEALS ON WHEELS IS A 501(c)(3) TAX EXEMPT ORGANIZATION


    MEALS ON WHEELS' 2010 ANNUAL REPORT

    PURPOSE

    volunteers counting meals

    To provide nutritionally balanced meals to homebound individuals who live alone or with another disabled person, and who, due to illness or disability, cannot prepare adequate meals, and to provide a daily check on the client.

    PROGRAM

    Meals on Wheels is a not-for-profit, primarily volunteer organization that provides hot, nutritious meals to the homebound. This is a noon meal delivered five days a week. The meals are prepared at the two local hospitals and delivered by a team of 76 volunteers. The meals are prepared under the direction of the dietary department and special diets can be accommodated. Each client fills out an application which is signed by his/her physician giving MOW a diet order. There is usually no waiting period once the application is received. Eligibility requirements for the program are as follows:

  • Client must be essentially homebound;
  • Client must live within the city limits of Evansville (some flexibility);
  • An application form must be completed and signed by both the applicant and the physician.
  • There is a minimum charge of $18.00 per week per person to recover the cost of the food. Food stamps are accepted.
  • MOW hotbox keeps meals warm

    ACTIVITIES

    In 2010, 232 clients were served. Meals on Wheels delivered 23,562 meals. Birthday gifts, which are provided by the Altrusa International Club, were delivered to each client on their birthday. We also network with other organizations throughout the year to provide information and/or services to our clients.

    GOVERNING BODY

    Meals on Wheels is under the direction of a board of directors composed of various community leaders who are concerned with the needs of the homebound. The members total 20. There are three paid part-time staff members: an Executive Director, Program Coordinator, and Volunteer Coordinator.

    FINANCIAL

    Total Revenue:  $167,162   Included in the expenses:
    Total Expenses: $149,451   Program Expenses $135,130
          Gen/Admin Expenses $ 14,321
    *Figures are taken from our 2010 Audit  Total Expenses $149,451

    * Increased income is due to $26,000 grant from the WalMart Foundation for the purchase of 2 vehicles.

    Our Fund Raising Expense, which is included in the Gen/Admin Expense Total, was $248.60 in 2010.

    MEALS ON WHEELS IS A 501(c)(3) TAX EXEMPT ORGANIZATION


    MEALS ON WHEELS' 2011 ANNUAL REPORT

    PURPOSE

    MOW Annual Volunteer Party

    To provide nutritionally balanced meals to homebound individuals who live alone or with another disabled person, and who, due to illness or disability, cannot prepare adequate meals, and to provide a daily check on the client.

    PROGRAM

    Meals on Wheels is a not-for-profit, primarily volunteer organization that provides hot, nutritious meals to the homebound. This is a noon meal delivered five days a week. The meals are prepared at the two local hospitals and delivered by a team of 76 volunteers. The meals are prepared under the direction of the dietary department and special diets can be accommodated. Each client fills out an application which is signed by his/her physician giving MOW a diet order. There is usually no waiting period once the application is received. Eligibility requirements for the program are as follows:

  • Client must be essentially homebound;
  • Client must live within the city limits of Evansville (some flexibility);
  • An application form must be completed and signed by both the applicant and the physician.
  • There is a minimum charge of $18.00 per week per person to recover the cost of the food. Food stamps are accepted.
  • MOW Annual Volunteer Party

    ACTIVITIES

    In 2011, 266 clients were served. Meals on Wheels delivered 22,608 meals. Birthday gifts, which are provided by the Altrusa International Club, were delivered to each client on their birthday. We also network with other organizations throughout the year to provide information and/or services to our clients.

    GOVERNING BODY

    Meals on Wheels is under the direction of a board of directors composed of various community leaders who are concerned with the needs of the homebound. The members total 20. There are three paid part-time staff members: an Executive Director, Program Coordinator, and Volunteer Coordinator.

    FINANCIAL

    Total Revenue:  $150,718   Included in the expenses:
    Total Expenses: $155,560   Program Expenses $139,405
          Gen/Admin Expenses $ 15,410
    *Figures are taken from our 2010 Audit  Total Expenses $155,560

    Our Fund Raising Expense, which is included in the Gen/Admin Expense Total, was $269.72 in 2011.

    MEALS ON WHEELS IS A 501(c)(3) TAX EXEMPT ORGANIZATION

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