Meals on Wheels: At A Glance


Initiated Service: July 1, 2010
Service Area: Sacramento County, western Placer County
Days of Operation: 250-days per year, Monday-Friday
Funding: Area 4 Agency on Aging, Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency, Cities of: Elk Grove, Galt, Rancho Cordova, Citrus Heights, Folsom
Average Number of Yearly Participants: 5660
Home-Delivered Meal Participants: 2387
Congregate Meal Site Participants: 3273
Types of Meals Served: hot and frozen
Meals Served Daily: Approximately 2,000 meals per day, five days per week
Meals Served Annually: Approximately 500,000
Number of Home-Delivered meal Routes: 47
Routes Exclusively By Volunteers: 29
Miles Driven Per Month: 15,804  (over 750 miles per day!)
Number of All Seasons Cafés Locations: 21 (Congregate Meal Sites)
Active volunteers: Over 500
Volunteer hours per month: Over 5,000 hours

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