Meals On Wheels of Sarasota awarded $75,000 Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation grant

Hundreds of Meals on Wheels volunteers help prepare, pack, and deliver 800 heart-healthy meals daily throughout the year.

Hundreds of Foods on Wheels volunteers aid put together, pack, and deliver 800 heart-wholesome meals day by day during the yr.

Meals On Wheels of Sarasota was lately awarded a $75,000 grant from the Charles & Margery Barancik Basis to support assistance its food company method.

Marjorie Broughton is executive director of Meals On Wheels of Sarasota.

Marjorie Broughton is govt director of Foods On Wheels of Sarasota.

Meals On Wheels of Sarasota consumers, who vary in age from 3 to 106, obtain meals mainly because they are not able to get ready meals or go to a meals pantry or grocery shop. Recipients are regularly men and women whose plight is forgotten but, with meal help, can keep on being securely impartial in their residences. Hundreds of volunteers enable prepare, pack, and deliver 800 heart-healthful foods day-to-day all over the 12 months.

“We are grateful for the help of Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation, which will support us provide our neighborhood by supplying healthy meals to our homebound neighbors unable to present foods for themselves,” Foods On Wheels of Sarasota government director Marjorie Broughton mentioned.

To understand a lot more about volunteering, or donating, speak to Meals On Wheels of Sarasota: [email protected] or 941-366-6693.

Heart balanced foods are prepared and shipped to men and women and households who are living in Sarasota County among College Parkway and Albee Farm Street, and from Longboat, Lido, and Siesta keys east to the Sarasota County Line. For additional data, go to

The Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation creates initiatives and awards grants in Sarasota and further than in the places of education, humanitarian will cause, arts and culture, the surroundings, and health-related analysis. Stop by for additional facts.

Submitted by Meredith Dropkin

This article initially appeared on Sarasota Herald-Tribune: Foods On Wheels of Sarasota awarded $75,000 Barancik Basis grant