The Montgomery Area Council On Aging
SERVING SENIORS 46 YEARS
We Are Meals On Wheels And More!
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.
TOGETHER WE'VE DELIVERED 4,000,000 MEALS
SERVICE TO SENIORS
We deliver meals, miles, and much more! We are excited to showcase our service, special moments, and supporters in action! Click to view the latest news and updates featuring MACOA special moments, meals, and more!
SWINGING FORE SENIORS RAISES $40,000 TO
SUPPORT MACOA MISSION, MEALS, AND MORE
Nearly 100 supporters gathered on the Green at the Robert Trent Jones Capitol Hill Golf Trail in Prattville, AL to raise funds for MACOA and Meals On Wheels for the 17th Annual Swinging Fore Seniors Golf Classic on June 8th. UBS Financial Services (Longleaf Wealth Management Group) once again graciously served as the Title Sponsor of the tournament with a generous contribution of $10,000. With the support of UBS, team and hole sponsors, and other charitable donors the Committee is pleased to share$39,555 was raised through this special event fundraiser.
The Retirement Systems of Alabama (RSA), Dr. David G. Bronner, Vision Insurance Group, LLC, and Jack Ingram Motors, Inc.- Audi each played an essential role as sponsors for this charity benefit by offering dynamic prizes for the players. 24 teams registered for the tournament and there were nearly 30 generous hole sponsors from throughout the River Region. Click here to read more!
SAVE THE DATE FOR THE 14TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL TASTING ON
NOVEMBER 11, 2018
The 14th Annual International Tasting is Sunday, November 11, 2018. Join us for an exciting afternoon of International food, fun, and fellowship as we experience culture, customs, and cuisines all to raise funds to support MACOA and Meals on Wheels. Learn more here!
LIONS CLUB COMMUNITY FOUNDATION AWARDS GRANT TO LAUNCH
MACOA MEAL MAKERS
The Montgomery Lions Club Community Foundation recently awarded MACOA a generous grant to help launch the MACOA Meal Makers program! These funds will help provide aprons, kitchen supplies and materials, promotional items, and other much needed resourcs to get the program up and running.
We are excited to launch the MACOA Meal Makers program, which offers groups throughout the community a new way to contribute to Meals on Wheels even if they can’t commit to driving a route! Our MACOA Meals Makers Volunteer Program features groups, organizations, businesses, churches, groups of friends, and any others that want to give back and make a difference in our community serving seniors by helping to seal and pack meals on our Kitchen. Thank you Lions Club Community Foundation for being a friend for seniors. To learn more and to schedule your group today click here!
MACOA WELCOMED BUSINESS AND COMMUNITY LEADERS AS WE HOSTED THE CHAMBER
MACOA proudly opened our doors to host the Chamber 60-Minute Coffee with nearly 200 business and community leaders from throughout the River Region. We are grateful to our sponsors and friends for helping to make this a valubale networking breakfast for all in attendance!
2017 ANNUAL REPORT SHARES MEALS, MILES, AND MORE
MACOA celebrated 45 years of service to seniors during 2017. We are pleased to share updates of our mission for the year with meals, miles, and more. View 2017 Annual Report here!
COME ONE, COME ALL-
TRAVEL WITH US ON ARCHIBALD ADVENTURES AND HAVE A BALL!
Have you been wanting to take a trip? Here's your chance to join us for Archibald Adventures- grab a family member, group of friends or come make new ones! We offer Day Trips that get you there to an exciting destination and back home that same evening. We also offer travel opportunities from 3 to 4 days to a week-long and possibly more! Click here to learn more about the 2017-2018 upcoming trips to the Pacific Coast, Nashville, TN, and New Orleans!
YOU SHOP, AMAZON GIVES TO MACOA
Shop Amazon Smile and help us raise funds to support MACOA and Meals On Wheels! Click here to shop now!
DID YOU KNOW THIS ABOUT SENIOR FOOD INSECURITY?
MONTGOMERY, LET'S DO LUNCH
We invite you to the #LetsDoLunch initiative where you donate one hour of your lunch break to deliver Meals on Wheels! Consider this great volunteer opportunity to give back with a meals delivery and friendly smile for our senior neighbors! Sign up to volunteer here!
DAY AT MACOA
We enjoyed hosting our Montgomery County Commissioners for County Commissioner Day at MACOA! Commissioner Ronda Walker (Vice Chair) and Commissioner Dan Harris joined us on July 26 to see our kitchen expansion and to hear about updates to our Meals on Wheels program and other services to support seniors. We are grateful for this partnership and commitment to our neighbors in need!
SENIORS OF ACHIEVEMENT NOMINATIONS DUE
Do you know a Senior with great achievements making a difference with their personal, professional, or community involvement? We'd like to honor them at the 31st Annual Seniors of Achievement Awards Luncheon on October 11, 2018 at the Montgomery Country Club. Make your nominations by August 17, 2018-to learn more and download application click here!
DID YOU KNOW THESE
JOIN US FOR AUGUST ACTIVITIES AT THE ARCHIBALD CENTER AND MACOA EAST
Join us for activities and more during August at the Archibald Center and MACOA East! Click here to learn more!
WALMART SERVES SENIORS DELIVERING MEALS AND MORE
Market 8 Walmart Stores joined MACOA for a day of service in recognition and remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 50 years after his death. The team from Walmart volunteered in our kitchen preparing and packing Meals on Wheels, frozen meals, and they delivered six routes to home bound seniors. To top off the day the group also donated $3,000 to support our programs and mission. We are grateful to have Walmart as a community partner and friend for seniors!
WHEELS IN MOTION
HOST YOUR NEXT CELEBRATION AT OUR ARCHIBALD CENTER
Our Archibald Center is available for weekend rentals. It is the perfect downtown venue for any special occasion including weddings, receptions, birthday parties, graduation gatherings, baby showers, bridal showers, class and family reunions! The Center seats 150 and holds 200 for a standing reception! To make your reservation and learn more click here!
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SAVE THE DATE
To view complete list of upcoming activities and dates click here:
August 1, 2018
MACOA Board of Directors Meeting
August 21, 2018
September 3, 2018
Closed in Observance of Labor Day
September 5, 2018
MACOA Board of Directors Meeting
October 11, 2018
31st Annual Seniors of Achievement
Montgomery Country Club
November 11, 2018
14th Annual International Tasting
Southern Homes & Gardens
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Call Us Today for Information & Assistance:
MACOA MAIN LINE- 334-263-0532
MEALS ON WHEELS DIRECT- 334-240-6765
ARCHIBALD CENTER DIRECT- 334-240-6767
MACOA EAST- 334-354-3935
RETIRED AND SENIOR VOLUNTEER PROGRAM (RSVP) DIRECT- 334-265-9204
ELDER ABUSE HOTLINE- 334-262-7378
HOURS OF OPERATION:
Monday - ThursDAY
8:00am to 4:30pm
8:00am to 12:00pm
MACOA is River Region United Way Affiliate
VOLUNTEER TRAINING EVERY THURSDAY FROM
10:30 AM TO 11:30 AM
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.ORG
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