19th Annual Walk/Bike-a-Thon

BAT2014_banner-new

Bring YOUR family to walk or bike with OUR family on Sunday April 27! Sponsorship opportunities are available to have your name or your company name on the back of our T-shirts, on our website and listed in our quarterly newsletter. You can also have your own team with free registration.  Deadline is March 28, 2014 to get your payment, name/logo … Read More

Yuridia McLellan19th Annual Walk/Bike-a-Thon

Hazel De Sylva is Running for STVMOW

HazelDeSylva(6)

Hi, my name is Hazel De Sylva and I am running in the March 9th, 2014 Los Angeles Marathon to raise funds for Saint Vincent Meals on Wheels.  I do this because I do not want any senior citizen to be hungry or lonely. SVMOW provides nutritious meals to these precious souls, but most importantly, they make sure that each person is never … Read More

Yuridia McLellanHazel De Sylva is Running for STVMOW

Bread Basket Winter 2014

fi_BreadBasket3

Julia with a picture of her late daughter Evelyn. “My secret to a long life? I take care of my own business and I don’t worry about what other people do!”…Read more

Yuridia McLellanBread Basket Winter 2014

Hungry: Talks on What It Takes to Make a Difference

movie

2014 Event Series – “HUNGRY: Talks on What It Takes to Make a Difference” kicks-off at USC Monday night, Feb 10 with a sneak preview of the Mother Teresa film The Letters (20th Century Fox) followed by a  panel discussion, “Mission or Mania: What Drives Pioneers of Change?” Limited seating. Reserve at www.hungry2014.eventbrite.com  

Yuridia McLellanHungry: Talks on What It Takes to Make a Difference

Eat, Drink & Be Merry With Us

lucythumb

Celebrate with St. Vincent Meals on Wheels at Lucy’s El Adobe Café 5536 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90004   Tuesday, December 17th 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM   SPECIAL GUEST: Meet silent film star, Carla Laemmle who at age 104 has received meals from STVMOW for 24 years. Open House generously hosted by the Casado Family with gratitude for … Read More

landersonEat, Drink & Be Merry With Us

Bread Basket Fall 2013

fi_BreadBasket3

“Opening the lid of my tray is like opening a present! Things would be a lot tougher for me without St. Vincent Meals on Wheels.” — 104 year old Carla Laemmle, our cover girl for this month’s Bread Basket…Read more

Yuridia McLellanBread Basket Fall 2013

Falling for Spring

fi_CCDlogo2

Falling for Spring,   STVMOW Culinary Cause Dinner: Falling for Spring from RMH Media on Vimeo. FALLING FOR SPRING — Edging deeper into Fall, another year draws to a close…and yet, signs of Spring emerge for intrepid souls who gaze ahead. A rare opportunity beckoned on Thursday, November 21st when Michelin-starred Chef Tony Esnault, of Church & State (churchandstatebistro.com) previewed … Read More

Yuridia McLellanFalling for Spring

Pure Magic

PureMagic-post

Please join us for a three-course dinner with wine at the beautiful Sadie Kitchen & Lounge, followed by an evening at the world-famous Magic Castle, featuring a magic show exclusively for our guests. THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2013 6PM SADIE KITCHEN & LOUNGE 1638 North Las Palmas Avenue, L.A. (Valet parking to the right of the restaurant) After dinner, we will … Read More

Yuridia McLellanPure Magic

Pet Smart Awards Grant to STVMOW

SV-angel

Thank you to Pet Smart, who generously donated $4,900 to our Pet Food Program. It is a pleasure to partner with a great company who understands the importance our seniors place in their beloved furry friends.                   

landersonPet Smart Awards Grant to STVMOW

Chicken Milanese Recipe with Mark Gold

FFTMarkGold

Welcome to the St. Vincent Meals On Wheels Foundation’s Frugal Foodie Tips with Los Angeles chef ambassador, Mark Gold, Chef/Owner Eva. With the money you save, why not help feed a senior in need? Enjoy Mark’s quick preparation of Chicken Milanese. Yum!

Yuridia McLellanChicken Milanese Recipe with Mark Gold

Spending $1 on MOW saves $50 in Medicaid

SV-angel

A recent article posted on The Nation’s website by Greg Kaufmann discusses the Older Americans Act (OAA) and it’s impact on seniors, programs that support them and American taxpayers. ——– Ellie Hollander is president and CEO of the Meals On Wheels Association of America, a nonprofit organization representing local senior nutrition programs in all fifty states. She noted a recent study by the Center … Read More

landersonSpending $1 on MOW saves $50 in Medicaid

Viennese Cafe Glace Recipe with Sherry Yard

sherryyard

Dessert Guru Sherry Yard shares with us her frugal yet fabulous recipe for Viennese Cafe Glace. With the money you save, why not help feed a senior in need?

Yuridia McLellanViennese Cafe Glace Recipe with Sherry Yard

The AARP Bulletin recognizes our partnership with L.A. Kitchen

06_CA

A wonderful article was published recently in the AARP Bulletin about our new partnership with L.A. Kitchen. L.A. Kitchen Will Salvage Produce to Feed Angelenos Yolanda “Miss Liz” Lizarraga had lost one kidney to cancer, and the remaining one was functioning so poorly that she faced the prospect of spending three days a week undergoing dialysis. She could avoid that … Read More

Yuridia McLellanThe AARP Bulletin recognizes our partnership with L.A. Kitchen

Circle of Angels 2013

blessing2013

On Sunday, May 19, 2013, we honored core supporters who make annual membership contributions to Circle of Angels of $500 and more.  Members at the $1,000 level or higher are recognized on our donor wall. The event in our kitchen included the Blessing of the Wall by Rev. William Piletic and a guest speaker, Caspar Poyck, a Psychodigestive Therapist and … Read More

landersonCircle of Angels 2013

Chicken Paillard Recipe with Mirko Paderno – St. Vincent Meals On Wheels Frugal Foodie Tips

mirko padermo

At St. Vincent Meals on Wheels, we are so grateful to our active and engaged supporters who allow us to meet the needs LA’s homebound and hungry seniors. And in these hard times when the need for food assistance grows by the day, we are always looking for ways to expand our supporter base while keeping marketing costs at a minimum. To … Read More

Yuridia McLellanChicken Paillard Recipe with Mirko Paderno – St. Vincent Meals On Wheels Frugal Foodie Tips

Culinary Cause Dinners 2013

fi_CCDlogo2

  Join us for another fantastic season of Culinary Cause Dinners. Save the Date for these unique pop-up dinners to support St. Vincent Meals on Wheels.   August 13: Hog Goes Hollywood Hills!  Limited seats available! Pig Roast with guest chef Neal Fraser and music by The Americans. September (Date TDB): A Bit of Italy September 15: Dixieland Spectacular Enjoy … Read More

landersonCulinary Cause Dinners 2013

Thank you!

SV-angel

Recently we have had a number of donor-organized events to help raise awareness and funds for St. Vincent Meals on Wheels. Thank you to Soul Cycle, Junk Food Clothing, Chef Michael Fiorelli and Juice on the Loose for hosting BIKE TO FEED on April 21. Many cyclists came out to West Hollywood to raise money for their senior neighbors. Also in … Read More

landersonThank you!

Pet Food Program Fundraising

PetProgram-news-dog

Thank you to the efforts of so many of you that sponsored our Pet Food Program. Your combined efforts raised over $9,600 to help feed the four-legged friends that give love and comfort to so many of our homebound seniors. Special thank you to the ASPCA who awarded SVMOW a $7,500 grant to support pets living with homebound seniors. “The … Read More

landersonPet Food Program Fundraising