All this week Wood County Committee on Aging, Inc. will participate in the "March for Meals Program" with elected officials and Community Champions.
Bowling Green, OH (March 10, 2014) – The Wood County Committee on Aging, Inc. will once again be participating in the March for Meals “Community Champions” program along with elected officials and community champions from across Wood County, Ohio. Over 30 elected officials are set to participate – from township trustees, to council members, to mayors, and many more.
Most elected officials and community champions will participate on Wednesday, March 19, with others participating on different days throughout the week of March 17-21.
Officials will participate throughout Wood County, Ohio. Officials will pick up meals at the Senior Center (or production kitchen in Bowling Green) closest to their route.
The Wood County Committee on Aging has seven senior center locations, they include:
· North Baltimore, 514 West Water
St. North Baltimore, Ohio
· Northeast, 705 North Main St. Walbridge, Ohio
· Pemberville, 220 Cedar St. Pemberville, Ohio
· Perrysburg, 140 West Indiana Ave., Perrysburg, Ohio
· Rossford, 400 Dixie Highway, Rossford, Ohio
· Wayne, 202 East Main St., Wayne, Ohio
· Wood County, Bowling Green, Ohio
Meals are to be picked up at approximately 11 a.m. at the production kitchen (those delivering in the Bowling Green area) and at approximately 11:15-11:30 a.m. at the senior center locations (outside of Bowling Green).
The Wood County Committee on Aging is proud to have so many elected officials and community champions participating as part of this event aimed at ending senior hunger.
March for Meals is a national campaign during the month of March, initiated by the Meals On Wheels Association of America, which seeks to raise awareness of senior hunger and to encourage action on the part of the local community.