Community Champions Deliver Meals on Wheels
Public officials and others came together on Thurs., March 9 to help volunteer drivers deliver hot, nutritious meals for older adults and homebound individuals through MAS' Meals on Wheels program. During the morning's reception, statements were read on behalf of Gov. Bullock, Sen. Daines and Sen.Tester. Other guest speakers included MAS CEO Susan Kohler, Thomas Cuisine kitchen staff, and Margaret, a Meals on Wheels client who testified to the program's significance in her life. Read the Missoula Current's coverage here, or watch a video here. Click here to view KPAX-TV's story.
Guest column in Missoulian
MAS Governing Board Chair Larry White shares some of the potential impacts on older adults if federal-state Medicaid funding is cut. Read the July 1, 2017 guest opinion here.
Guest opinion in Missoulian
Senior Corps volunteers are valued highly in the community for their contributions, and Senior Corps Week during May is a good time to acknowledge that. Read the May 15, 2017 guest opinion article here.
Swan Valley Community Foundation Supports Initiative for Services for Older Adults
The SVCF is working in collaboration with Missoula Aging Services (MAS) and the Seeley Lake Community Foundation to fund a resource specialist at MAS' new satellite office in Seeley Lake. Read the article in the Seeley Lake Pathfinder.
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