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 OVER 4,000,000 MEALS
25th Annual Culinary Caper Raises Over $98,000
A sold-out affair of nearly 350 guests, family, friends, and volunteers gathered for a festive afternoon in support of MACOA and Meals on Wheels on Sunday, March 3rd downtown at the Alabama Activity Center. Montgomery’s best chefs, caterers, and food professionals again prepared and shared their gourmet dishes for all to enjoy. The Presenting Sponsors for the 25th Annual Culinary Caper were Cathy Caddell and Charlie Warnke and Caddell Construction. Supporting Sponsors included Baptist Health, Knox Kershaw, Inc., United Food and Fuel CITGO, and Warren Averett, LLC. There were also 13 additional sponsors who generously gave to help us raise over $98,000 to support our mission and progress for seniors! Click here to view more and photos!
SPRING FOR SENIORS- MAY FRIENDS NEWSLETTER AVAILABLE NOW
The MACOA Archibald Center and MACOA East offers a variety of activities for seniors to enjoy. Learn more about the happenings, calendar of events, and read spotlights by clicking here!
A YEAR OF MILESTONES-
2018 ANNUAL REPORT AVAILABLE NOW!
MACOA is pleased to share our 2018 Annual Report to provide an overview of program activities while showcasing the impact and difference we make in lives in our community. View it by clicking here!
NEW VIDEO SHOWCASES ALFA’s PARTNERSHIP AND SUPPORT FOR SENIORS
Thank you ALFA Insurance for the service as a Corporate Route Partner and for partnering with us to provide help to people like Mrs. Osgood in our community! We are grateful to Serquest for capturing this video to showcase making a difference with Meals on Wheels!
CADDELL KITCHEN DEDICATION HONORS
JOHN CADDELL AND FAMILY
The newly renovated MACOA kitchen has been officially dedicated as the Caddell Kitchen to celebrate the support and generosity of Mr. John Caddell and the Caddell family to MACOA and Meals on Wheels! A highlight of the event included a quote shared with guests from Mr. Caddell about giving back to the community. “Joyce and I have always felt a strong obligation to give back to our community and to reach out to those who might need a helping hand. We have been so blessed and want to be a blessing to others. It’s really that simple.” -John Caddell
RENT THE ARCHIBALD CENTER FOR YOUR NEXT SPECIAL OCCASION
Did you know we offer rental space that accommodates up to 150 at our Archibald Center for special occasions and meetings? Consider booking your wedding, bridal shower, baby shower, business launch, family reunion, graduation, birthday party, or other special celebration with us at our downtown location. Click here for more details!
SUBARU LOVES TO
CARE FOR SENIORS
We are proud of our partnership with Montgomery Subaru as a Corporate Route Partner! Check out this video of our friends at Subaru delivering a meal to one of our home bound Senior clients!
TRAVEL WITH US ON DAY TRIPS AND EXTENDED ADVENTURES IN 2019
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?
SAVE THE DATE!
The 32nd Annual
Seniors of Achievement
October 8, 2019
2019 marks the 32nd year of the Seniors of Achievement Awards program, which recognizes seniors who have made significant lifetime contributions to their community. Over the years, 300 River Region seniors have been selected to receive this outstanding award. These distinguished senior citizens have come from every walk of life. Click here to learn more and make your nomination today!
WCOV VIDEO SHOWCASES PARTNERSHIP AND SERVICE TO SENIORS
Check out this new WCOV PSA to spotlight service to seniors as a Corporate Route Partner. Thank you WCOV for delivering meals and more and for being a generous partner in funding our mission and programs! Click here to view PSA and other MACOA videos!
SPRING HIGHLIGHT NEWS SHOWCASES OUR VOLUNTEERS
Our Quarterly newsletter, Highlight News, shares service, and partnership for seniors! You can view it here now for the latest news, updates, and more as we deliver meals, thrills, and more to serve our community! Click here to view the full issue!
INTERNATIONAL TASTING SERVES A FEAST OF FLAVORS AND SETS FUNDRAISING RECORD
Customs, Culture, and Cuisines were the order of the day as MACOA celebrated the 14th Annual International Tasting with Presenting Sponsors Publix Charities and Wells Fargo! Gold Sponsors included Cathy Caddell & Charlie Warnke, John Caddell, and Tang’s Alterations, The festive afternoon of food and fellowship was held at perfect venue of Southern Homes & Gardens and featured over 40 gourmet dishes and items along with a spectacular showcase of cultural activities offered by the Auburn University Montgomery Confucius institute and the Alabama Education and Economic Partnership, a dozen entertainers, photo booth worthy of a passport stamp, and much more. Since the event fell on Veterans Day, we were proud to have Jr. ROTC Cadets from Sidney Lanier High School join us to open the program. The event set a record for fundraising at nearly $43,000 raised from the generosity of sponsors, the community, and partners. Click here to read more and see event photos!
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SAVE THE DATE
To view complete list of upcoming activities and dates click here:
May 1, 2019
MACOA Board Meeting
May 10, 2019
MACOA Swinging Fore Seniors Golf Classic
Robert Trent Jones Capitol Hill- Prattville, AL
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MACOA MAIN LINE- 334-263-0532
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