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
JOIN US 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!
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!
NEW WHEELS FOR
MEALS ON WHEELS
We are proud to announce we have a new Chevy transit van for Meals On Wheels! Through a competitive grant award from The Daniel Foundation of Alabama and with the generosity of long-time supporter and our Board Chair Cathy Caddell, we were able to make this $30,000 purchase for a transit van to enhance our service to seniors. We are also grateful to Gipson Tire Pro for agreeing to be a partner to provide maintenance for the MACOA van. If you see us rolling on the road to serve seniors, please blow your horn and wave hello!
WHAT’S COOKING- CHECK OUT OUR NEW
MEALS ON WHEELS
We are excited to launch our Meals on Wheels Volunteer Newsletter- What’s Cooking! Be sure to check your inbox for the monthly newsletter. Click here to view the September issue!
SUMMER 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. Click here to read more!
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 resources to get the program up and running. 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!
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!
VIEW THE DO GOOD FUND EXHIBIT AT MACOA
We are pleased to partner with the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts to showcase creative pieces from The Do Good Fund during the month of October in our Welcome Center. Please visit during our office hours Monday through Friday to experience these wonderful photographs featuring “Views of the South”!
ARCHIBALD FRIENDS OCTOBER NEWSLETTER AVAILABLE NOW
Our Senior Activity Centers are full of opportunities for seniors to gather, learn new skills, and fellowship. Click here to learn more about activities and happenings at the Archibald Center downtown and MACOA East in the October newsletter!
JOIN US AS WE HONOR THE 2018 SENIORS OF ACHIEVEMENT HONOREES
The 31st Annual Seniors of Achievement Awards Luncheon on October 11, 2018 at the Montgomery Country Club at 11:30 am. Tickets are $50 per person. We invite you to join us as we honor the 2018 Seniors of Achievement Honorees. View list of honorees and learn more here!
SUPPORT SENIORS THROUGH THE STATE COMBINED CAMPAIGN
Consider a donation to support our mission to serve seniors through the State Combined Campaign. Select us as your charity of choice by using code 106846!
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!
DID YOU KNOW THESE
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!
WE DELIVER HOT MEALS AND HAPPY HELLOS TO 404
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SAVE THE DATE
To view complete list of upcoming activities and dates click here:
October 11, 2018
31st Annual Seniors of Achievement
Montgomery Country Club
October 16, 2018
Archibald Center Luncheon
November 7, 2018
MACOA Board of Directors Meeting
November 11, 2018
14th Annual International Tasting
Southern Homes & Gardens
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
December 5, 2018
MACOA Board of Directors Meeting
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Call Us Today for Information & Assistance:
MACOA MAIN LINE- 334-263-0532
MACOA FAX- 334-240-6769
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
for MORE DETAILS
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