Gas Price Rises Hit Meals on Wheels Programs Hard

According to a national survey conducted by Meals On Wheels Association of America (MOWAA), many Meals On Wheels programs nationwide are struggling due to the increase in the price of gas. Nearly 80% of those MOW programs have lost volunteers.

One reported losing five volunteers in a single week, an incidence that the organization says is unprecedented in the program's history. Further, a quarter of those programs reported they have had to reduce the number of meals they serve per wee

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