Amanda Bartolomeo: 336.228.8815 |
411 W. Fifth St., Suite A, Burlington, NC 27215

Alamance County Meals On Wheels (ACMOW) was formed on May 20, 1973 as Alamance County Council on Elderly, Inc. Over the years, the agency has offered hot, home-delivered meals, frozen home-delivered meals, bad weather emergency meals, weekend meals, homemaker services and a grocery assistance program. The agency began serving clients in February of 1974 and became a United Way agency in 1975.

The First Presbyterian Church of Burlington has graciously housed the offices of ACMOW since its inception. The agency began delivering one route, and now serves approximately 320 individuals on 23 routes.

Serving Opportunities:

PROJECT: Meals Delivery

Description: Meals on Wheels delivers meals to homebound seniors throughout Alamance County. Deliver one route, once a month.
Day & Time: Varies (Monday-Friday) about 1 hour
Location: Pick-up at 411 W. Fifth St. Burlington, NC 27215. Deliver the meals to those on each designated route
Requirements: Provide own transportation

PROJECT: Rubber Duck Sorting

Description: Sorting ducks by numbers for our annual duck race fundraiser in September
Day & Time: Flexible, at least 2 hour time block
Location: 1st Presbyterian Church, 508 W. Davis St, Burlington

PROJECT: Goodie Bags for Clients

Description: Purchase and organize snack / toiletry bags for individuals served on the Meals on Wheels routes
Items: Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Shampoo, Body Wash, Notepads, Band-aids, Q-tips, Lotion, Nail Clippers, Chapstick/Lip-balm, Washcloths, Shaving Cream, Small Flashlights, Tissues, Word Search Books, Crossword Puzzle Books, Deodorant, Socks, Bar Soap, Notepads

PROJECT: Office Supply Donations

Description: Purchase and donate office supplies for Meals on Wheels Office
Items Needed: Clorox Wipes, Hand Soap, Napkins, Paper Plates, Hand Sanitizer, Dish Washing Soap, Kleenex, Toilet Tissue, White & Colored Printing Paper, Hot & Cold Drinking Cups, Post-It Notes