The Montgomery Area Council On Aging
SERVING SENIORS 45 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.
SUPPORT MEALS ON WHEELS AT THE RIVER REGION ALTERNATIVE GIFT FAIR
If you are looking for a meaningful gift to give this year, don’t miss the 2017 River Region Alternative Gift Fair. An alternative gift is a charitable donation ,which will fund a specific need in our community. We are proud to be selected as an organization for this great outreach activity! Honor your family, friends, co-workers, teachers, or clients by giving food to our neighbors in need. The Fair will be held from 9 am to 12 pm on Saturday, December 2nd, 2017, at the Cloverdale Campus of Huntingdon College, 1125 East Fairview Avenue. Online shopping will be available through Tuesday, December 5th—with gift cards and envelopes mailed to online shoppers on Thursday, December 7th. For more details, visit www.GiveHopeRiverRegion.org.
Spread Season’s Greetings
With Holiday Cards That
In the spirit of the season, honor the special ones in your life with a personalized Merry Christmas or Happy Holidays card! With the holiday season fast approaching; let us prepare the perfect gift to spread Season’s Greetings to your family, neighbors, friends, clients, co-workers and all others on your list. Send us your donation in honor of your special loved ones by December 15 along with the mailing information for those on your list and we’ll do the rest! MACOA will send a beautiful personalized greeting card of your choice with a Happy Holidays or Merry Christmas greeting to each of those people on your list recognizing the donation made in their honor. Download order form here and send in today!
FALL NEWSLETTER FEATURES HELPING HANDS AND OPEN HEARTS FOR SENIORS
The fall 2017 issue of Highlight News is available now! We are excited to showcase our service, special moments, supporters, and MACOA mission in action! Click to view the latest news and updates featuring MACOA special moments, meals, and more!
2017 SENIORS OF ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS
The 30th Annual Seniors of Achievement Awards Luncheon was held on October 19, 2017 at the Montgomery Country Club. We were proud to recognize the 2017 Seniors of Achievement Honorees: Willis J. Bradford, Stephen M. Brickley, Wayne Nicholson, Linda V. Goswick, Patricia Harden, Jacqueline Winborn Lacey, Walter Greer Nanney, Charles “Mac” Porter, M.D., Wayne Scott, Joyce Sweatt, and Matilda Woodyard-Hamilton along with The Special Friend of MACOA David Rose for their personal, professional, and civic achievements! View photos here!
FLAVOR, FEAST, AND FUN
COMING THIS FALL FOR THE INTERNATIONAL TASTING
Join us for a trip around the world to experience customs, cuisines, and exciting cultural surprises! The event is scheduled for Sunday, November 12th at 2:00 p.m. at the beautiful Southern Homes & Gardens. Guests of the 13th Annual International Tasting will enjoy a 20% discount while shopping at Southern Homes & Gardens during the event.
A monetary donation to MACOA and
Meals On Wheels entitles you to this special
fundraiser and celebration. To learn more, to request to be added to the guest list or RSVP,
and to see past events click 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!
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!
NOVEMBER ARCHIBALD CENTER NEWSLETTER AVAILABLE NOW!
The November Friends issue has the latest news, activities and updates at the Archibald Center and MACOA East. Click here to view!
COME JOIN US IN OUR MISSION TO SERVE SENIORS
We have one full-time open position with our Development Department. We are searching for a Director of Donor Relations and Major Gifts. To learn more about the positions and how to apply, click here!
1972 SOCIETY LAUNCHED AT DONOR RECOGNITION RECEPTION
MACOA honored generous supporters, partners, and friends at a Donor Recognition Reception on the evening of Thursday, September 14th at the exclusive Farley-Hill House adjacent to the Governor’s Mansion. The 1972 Society was launched to honor and recognize contributors who have donated a cumulative amount of over $25,000 in support of MACOA since 1998 and $1,000 or more in cumulative annual giving in 2016. Donors and guests celebrated the progress that has been made in meeting the needs of Montgomery’s homebound seniors for the past 45 years and the vision for future support and service to seniors! Learn more about the 1972 Society and view Donor Recognition Reception photos!
MACOA WHEELS IN MOTION
View the video below to see our MACOA "Mission in Motion". Join us as a volunteer, donor, and/or supporter to help us serve seniors meals and more! View all videos here!
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:
November 23-24, 2017
MACOA Closed- Thanksgiving Observance
December 6, 2017
MACOA Board of Directors Meeting
December 25-26, 2017
MACOA Closed- Christmas Observance
December 29, 2017
MACOA Closed- News Year's Day Observance
January 1, 2018
MACOA Closed- News Year's Day Observance
February 7, 2018
MACOA Board of Directors Meeting
March 4, 2018
24th Annual Culinary Caper
RSA Activity Center
Need to enroll in one of our programs?
Want to Volunteer as a Meals On Wheels driver?
Want to Learn More about our programs?
Want to Give a Donation to help us serve meals?
Want to rent the Archibald Center?
Want to reserve your spot for a trip?
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
DID YOU KNOW THIS ABOUT SENIOR HUNGER?
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.ORG
for MORE DETAILS
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