HyVee Reusable Grocery Bags

Good news–the HyVee grocery store at 1525 E 23rd Street (23rd and Lee’s Summit Rd) has selected Independence MOW as the nonprofit organization to receive $1.00 for every Red Reusable grocery bag sold at that store during February 2022. Please give this...

2022 Holiday Schedule

This is the holiday schedule Northwest Community Development Center, our meal provider, will be observing in 2022. Independence Meals on Wheels will deliver holiday meals the day before the holiday (or before the first day when two days in a row are scheduled as...

Christmas in the Park 2021

Independence Meals on Wheels was fortunate to be able to work a night at Longview Lake’s fun and entertaining Christmas in the Park—an annual event that allows selected nonprofit organizations the opportunity to work an evening as a fundraiser by accepting...

Christmas Blessing from Farrand Farms

For Christmas 2021, Farrand Farms Garden Center donated 150+ beautiful Poinsettias to MOW for our meal recipients. The Poinsettias were delivered by our volunteer route drivers on Wednesday, December 22. Our meal recipients were delighted with the Poinsettias and...

Inclement Weather Food/Meal Items

Delivery of meals is sometimes interrupted by inclement weather—primarily when Independence schools are closed for this reason. Meals on Wheels provides a supply of non-perishable food items to meal recipients (in advance of bad weather) for use when our regular...