Meals on Wheels of Greenville receives $5,000 gift from Big Lots Foundation

Meals on Wheels of Greenville has received $5,000 from the Big Lots Foundation’s Fall Exclaim Grant. The funds will support the organization’s daily meal program for homebound individuals in Greenville County.

“The generous gift from Big Lots Foundation will positively impact our clients each and every day,” said Catriona Carlisle, Executive Director at Meals on Wheels of Greenville. “Gifts like these support our daily meal program and ensure that our clients continue to receive a hot, nutritious meal and friendly volunteer visit throughout the week. We couldn’t accomplish this without the support of such generous organizations.”

Meals on Wheels of Greenville currently has over 1,350 homebound clients that receive daily meals. The funds received from Big Lots Foundation will support the purchase, production, and distribution of these meals.


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About Meals on Wheels of Greenville:
Meals on Wheels enhances the quality of life of homebound individuals and seniors by providing nutritious meals, personal interaction and independence. Each day, caring volunteers deliver nearly 1,500 hot, nutritious meals to homebound individuals throughout Greenville County. In 2018, Meals on Wheels celebrated 50 years of delivering hope to the community and 12 million meals delivered. Meals on Wheels is a proud partner of United Way of Greenville County. For more information call 864-233-6565 or visit www.MealsonWheelsGreenville.org.


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