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.
SERVICE TO SENIORS SHOWCASED IN THE SUMMER ISSUE OF HIGHLIGHT NEWS
The summer 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!
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, Branson, Missouri, Nashville, TN, and New Orleans!
JOIN US IN JULY-
ARCHIBALD FRIENDS NEWSLETTER AVAILABLE NOW
Get the latest news, updates, and activities in the July issue of Friends. Don't miss the exciting day trip, luncheon, arts & crafts, dancing, game day, computer group, stretch and flex, and much more. View it now!
MONTGOMERY SUBARU DONATES 240 POUNDS OF
PET FOOD FOR THE FURRY FRIENDS PROGRAM
We are excited to partner with Montgomery Subaru. During June they hosted a pet food drive for the furry friends of our Meals on Wheels clients. All who donated pet food at Montgomery Subaru received a free Subaru t-shirt and badge. Staff of the company delivered meals on two routes and also genersiouly shared their love and compassion with a $500 donaton to our program! Learn more here!
MACOA CELEBRATES 45 YEARS OF SERVICE WITH
We are proud to celebrate 45 years of service to seniors! Our commitment to seniors is our top priority and we are thankful to have an amazing Board of Directors, staff, volunteers, and friends to help us make a difference and support our mission. We are proud of the past successes and look forward to more progressand new opportunities on the horizon for the next 45 years! View more ribbon cutting highlights and photos here!
MEALS ON WHEELS HELPS WITH SAFETY, SECURITY, AND INDEPENDENCE
2016 ANNUAL REPORT SPOTLIGHTS CARE, COMFORT, & COMPASSION
MACOA is pleased to share our 2016 Annual Report to provide an overview of program activities for the year. We hope this report will give insight into our efforts to serve seniors in the preceding year and showcase the impact and difference we make in lives in our community. View it here!
SWINGING FORE SENIORS A SUCCESS ON THE GREEN
Nearly 100 supporters gathered on the green at the Robert Trent Jones (RTJ) Capitol Hill Golf Trail in Prattville, AL to raise funds in support of MACOA and Meals On Wheels during the 16th Annual Swinging Fore Seniors Golf Classic on Friday, April 28th. 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 donors the Committee is pleased to announce $38,362 was through this special event fundraiser. Read more and view photos here!
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!
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!
HELP US RAISE $190,000 THROUGH THE SENIOR
Our goal is to raise $190,000 to support our mission to serve seniors through Meals on Wheels and more. Sarah Spear is the chair of the Campaign again this year. We need pledges from people like you within the community to help us ease the burden of senior hunger and isolation. The funds raised through the 2017 Senior Pledge Campaign will be used to provide services to hundreds of seniors across our local area. With your support, we can continue our mission of assisting seniors who want to maintain their independence and improve their quality of life. Each pledge is important and each contribution counts because every senior in our community deserves to know they aren’t forgotten. Click here to give now to the Senior Pledge Campaign!
30TH ANNUAL SENIORS OF ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS NOMINATIONS DUE
The 2017 Seniors of Achievement Nomination Process is open now. Please nominate seniors making a difference with their community and volunteer achievements, personal achievements, and personal achievements by completing the nomination form below. The deadline to submit nominations is August 17, 2017. Download the Seniors of Achievement nomination form here! To view full list of honorees and to learn more about the 2017 Awards Presentation Luncheon click here!
OUR VOLUNTEERS GO THE EXTRA MILE TO DELIVER HOT MEALS AND HAPPY HELLOS EACH DAY ON 34 ROUTES
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SAVE THE DATE
To view complete list of upcoming activities and dates click here:
August 2, 2017
MACOA Board of Directors Meeting
August 15, 2017
Archibald Center Luncheon
August 22, 2017
Archibald Center Tea Party
September 4, 2017
Office Closed- Labor Day Holiday
No Meal Delivery
September 6, 2017
MACOA Board of Directors Meeting
September 21-29, 2017
8 Day/7 Night Pacific Coastal Cruise with overnight in Seattle Aboard Royal Caribbean's "Explorer of the Seas"
October 19, 2017
30th Seniors of Achievement Awards
Montgomery Country Club
November 12, 2017
14th Annual International Tasting
Southern Homes & Gardens
March 5, 2018
24th Annual Culinary Caper
RSA Activity Center
Need to enroll in one of our programs?
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Want to Give a Donation to help us serve meals?
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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
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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