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March for Meals
MOW MFM logo RGB RGB OnlineThe month of March mobilizes hundreds of local Meals on Wheels programs across the country to reach out to their communities and build the support that will enable them to serve America's seniors all year long. The March for Meals campaign is led by Meals on Wheels America and gives the businesses, organizations, governments and volunteers who contribute so generously in their communities an opportunity to support homebound seniors in a variety of ways to make America stronger and healthier.

This March, Friendship Centers of Emmet County (FCEC), Council on Aging, will join communities from across the country as we celebrate our seniors and the need for Meals on Wheels! Learn more at www.marchformeals.com and check out this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fee79qxQK6Y&feature=youtu.be.

Help Support Meals on Wheels!

FCEC currently serves 220 homebound seniors in Emmet County with a hot, nutritional meal five days a week, as well as frozen meals for weekends and holidays. The demand for this service is increasing. To become involved in FCEC’s March for Meals campaign through corporate support, hosting a fundraising event, donating restaurant gift certificates to be raffled off, or by volunteering, call (231) 347-3211, ext. 24. Click here for more details on all the ways you can help.

Win a Meal a Month for a Year
Congratulations to Kim Burrows, the grand prize winner of the "Win a Meals a Month for a Year" raffle. Her family will enjoy gift certificates to twelve area restaurants. Cosolation prize winners were Cathie Minton, Walt Cook, and Lucy Blythe. Thank you to everyone who purchased tickets in support of our Meals on Wheels Program.

BOYNE Golf Raffle
The winner of this raffle will receive a BOYNE Golf gift certificate for 18-holes golf with cart for four players, valued up to $420. Raffle tickets are $1 each or six for $5 and can be purchased at the Petoskey, Pellston, and Huber (Brutus) Senior Centers. The drawing will take place on May 31, 2018. You do not have to be present to win. Proceeds benefit FCEC's Meals on Wheels Program.

Thank you to the following for supporting the 2018 March for Meals Campaign:
Beards Brewery
Big Boy
Bob Evans

Buffalo Wild Wings
City Park Grill
Cormack's Deli

JR's Hometown Grill and Pub
J.W. Filmore's
Mancino's of Petoskey
Mim's Mediterranean Grill

Northern Lights Recreation
Polish Kitchen
Southwoods Family Restaurant
Stafford's Hospitality

Thai Orchid Cuisine

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Petoskey Friendship Center
1322 Anderson Road
(231) 347-3211
(888) 347-0369

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6436 E Brutus Road
(231) 529-8803

Pellston Friendship Center
6274 W Edgar
(231) 539-8201

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