The Montgomery Area Council On Aging
We Are Meals On Wheels
The Montgomery Area Council On Aging assists senior citizens by providing services to promote independent living, by offering opportunities to enhance quality of life, and by increasing
community awareness of senior issues.
MACOA Recent News
MACOA receives 2016
MAX Community Achievement Award
MACOA is proud to be the 2016 recipient of the MAX Community Achievement Award! This is an honor to be recognized at the MAX Community Reception for our service to Seniors for over 40+ years. We are pleased to have MAX Credit Union serve as a Corporate Route Partner volunteering to deliver Meals On Wheels to fight against Senior hunger and isolation. Thank you for this award, the generous $2,500 contribution, and the video capturing meaningful moments. We look forward to our continued partnership for many years ahead!
CLICK IMAGE BELOW TO VIEW MACOA VIDEO FOR THE
2016 MAX COMMUNITY ACHIEVEMENT AWARD!
WINTER ISSUE OF HIGHLIGHT NEWS SHARES MEANINGFUL MACOA MOMENTS
The Winter 2016 Issue of Highlights News is available now. Click here to view and read MACOA's Meaningful Moments for this quarter along with other exciting news and updates! Also, click here to access Memorials and Tributes!
WORKING WOMAN'S HOME ASSOCIATION AWARDS $20,000 GRANT TO FUND TWO MEAL ROUTES
We are thankful to be a recipient of the Working Woman's Home Association grant. The award for $20,000 will benefit our program by funding two Meals On Wheels routes. We are grateful for your continued support of Seniors in our community!
MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. LEGACY AWARD FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE
The Alpha Upsilon Lamdba Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. awarded MACOA the 2016 Martin Luther King, Jr. Legacy Award for Community Service. This is a great honor for MACOA to be recognized for our mission and efforts to serve Seniors in our community. It is a great reminder of the profound words of Dr. King- “Everybody can be great...because anybody can serve. You don't have to have a college degree to serve. You don't have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.” Thank you men of Alpha for this recognition!
DINE WITH A PURPOSE AT THE
22nd ANNUAL CULINARY CAPER SET FOR MARCH 13TH
Chefs from Montgomery’s finest restaurants and caterers will host the 22nd Annual Culinary Caper to benefit the Montgomery Area Council On Aging (MACOA) and its Meals On Wheels program on Sunday, March 13, 2016 at the Alabama Activity Center. The 2016 Presenting Sponsor for is Baptist Health. Each chef will prepare a signature item and serve their dish as part of a carefully planned menu for guests at this highly anticipated seated luncheon and silent auction. Tickets are $75 per person. Tables of eight may be purchased for $750 to ensure preferred seating requests with your group. Click to learn more!
ASHLEY STEWART FASHION FUNDS FOOD FOR SENIORS
Thank you to Ashley Stewart retail store for the donation of $250 to support MACOA and Meals On Wheels. Jennifer Perry, Ashley Stewart Sales Associate, received the top sales award and chose MACOA as the charity to receive this generous donation that will benefit meals for our homebound. See shopping does pay off!
WCOV FOX 20 GIVES BIG
Thank you to WCOV Fox 20 for the generous donation of $5,000 to support MACOA and Meals On Wheels. This is certainly a Christmas surprise that will benefit meals for our homebound Seniors in the new year. We are grateful for your continued partnership and all you do in our community!
ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND INDUSTRIES STAFFERS DONATE OVER 1,000 LBS OF PET FOOD
The Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries staffers have been busy colleting pet food in support of our program to serve the furry companions of our Senior clients! We are thankful for the generous donation of over 1,000 lbs of pet food to sustain this new addition to our Meals On Wheels program!
JOIN US AS WE
"MARCH FOR MEALS" TO BENEFIT SENIORS IN OUR COMMUNITY
We are excited to join hundreds of local Meals On Wheels programs across the country as we reach out to our community to build the support to enable us to deliver nutritious meals, friendly visits and safety checks to seniors in the City of Montgomery all year long.
We invite you to join us during the month of March to sign up as a volunteer guest Meals On Wheels driver to deliver a meal to a homebound Senior in our community and experience first hand the joy of giving back! To sign up contact Chacolby Burns-Johnson at email@example.com or Pam Goodwin at firstname.lastname@example.org at (334) 263-0532!
MACOA CALENDAR SAVE THE DATE
To view complete list of upcoming activities and dates click here:
February 16, 2016
MACOA Archibald Center Luncheon
February 24, 2016
MACOA Archibald Center Movie Day
March 9, 2016
MACOA to host Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce 60 Minute Coffee
March 13, 2016
22nd Annual Culinary Caper
11:00am Silent Auction Opens
12:30pm Lunch Is Served
Alabama Activity Center
March 21-25, 2016
March For Meals- Champions Week
Various Throughout Week
March 29, 2016
MACOA Archibald Center Day Trip
7:00am to 6:00pm
Bellingrath Gardens and Home
May 13, 2016
15th Annual Swinging Fore Seniors Golf Classic
7:00am Registration 8:00am Shotgun Start
Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail (Senator Course)
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Information & Assistance:
MACOA MAIN LINE
MEALS ON WHEELS DIRECT
ARCHIBALD CENTER DIRECT
RETIRED AND SENIOR VOLUNTEER PROGRAM (RSVP) DIRECT
ELDER ABUSE HOTLINE
MACOA IS A PROUD MEMBER OF THE
MONTGOMERY AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Hours of Operation:
Monday - ThursDAY
8:00am to 4:30pm
8:00am to 12:00pm
MACOA is proud to be
River Region United Way Affiliate
VOLUNTEER TRAINING EVERY THURSDAY AT 9:00am AT OUR OFFICE
CONSIDER VOLUNTEERING AS A MEALS ON WHEELS DRIVER BY GIVING ONE HOUR TO DELIVER MEALS TO HOMEBOUND SENIORS IN
CONTACT PAM GOODWIN AT
(334) 263-0532 OR PJGOODWIN@MACOA.COM
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