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Friends of the Meals on Wheel

October 11, 2010


(Supporting the Elderly Nutrition Program in Yolo County)

 It's time for the 2010 "22nd Miles for Meals" Walkathon.  Please join Friends of Meals on Wheels for a family friendly event on Saturday, November 6, 2010 at 8:00am, inside the County Fair Mall in Woodland.

Their goal this year is to raise $10,000!  These funds are needed to support the Meals on Wheels Program in Yolo County.  For every $175 that you raise, you will be supporting the preparation and delivery of a nutritious hot meal to a needy senior citizen in our community for a month Won't you please ask family, friends, and co-workers to walk with you or make a pledge?  They are really counting on our support!
All ages are welcome for both serious and casual walkers.  There will be food, music and great prizes for both individuals and for the group that raises the most money.  There are many age categories, which gives everyone a chance to win.  To receive your pledge sheet call the Elderly Nutrition Program Office at 662-7035; you must collect a minimum of $25 to receive your "Miles for Meals T-shirt and be eligible for prizes.  If you collect $200 or more, you can also receive a free sweatshirt!
Grand Prize for MOST MONEY PLEDGE (Child and Adult Winners) - Bicycle from B&L Bike Shop and Foy's Bike ShopStar
Please go and enjoy the morning of family fun, good food, music and fantastic prizes and help this great organization reach their goal!

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