Berkeley Hall Charitable Foundation Awards Grant to Support Meals on Wheels
To Help Provide Meals to the Greater Bluffton Community
Hilton Head, S.C.: Meals-on-Wheels, Bluffton-Hilton Head today announced a new grant awarded by the Berkeley Hall Charitable Foundation.
“The Berkeley Hall Charitable Foundation’s vision is to help non-profits improve lives by funding projects that address the basic human needs of the most vulnerable residents of the Greater Bluffton community," said Mary Lou Bacik, Berkeley Hall Charitable Foundation chair. “We recognize the significance of the meal delivery program provided by Meals on Wheels, Bluffton-Hilton Head to those citizens who need meal assistance in our greater community, and want to support their efforts.”
“Our organization is pleased to receive grant funding from the Berkeley Hall Charitable Foundation,” says Narvel Weese, Director and Grants Coordinator at Meals-on-Wheels, Bluffton-Hilton Head. “We are grateful the Foundation selected our meal program, which provides meals to our most vulnerable citizens.” This new round of funding will be used to help us deliver an estimated 6,000 meals in 2021 to those most in need in the Greater Bluffton area.”
In 2020, Meals-on-Wheels, Bluffton-Hilton Head delivered more than 27,300 meals to those in need in the Bluffton, Hilton Head, and Sun City area. This not-for-profit continues to enhance the quality of life of homebound individuals and seniors in our community by providing nutritious meals, personal interaction, and independence. Meals-on-Wheels, Bluffton-Hilton Head is wholly dependent upon contributions from local charities, foundations, agencies, service organizations, corporate sponsors, churches, and individuals.
About Meals-on-Wheels, Bluffton-Hilton: A 501(c)3 non-profit, our mission is to provide hot, nutritious meals to clients regardless of their ability to pay and without any form of discrimination. We deliver six meals per week to the elderly, ill, disabled, and homebound individuals in Bluffton, Hilton Head Island, and Sun City on a temporary or long-term basis. We not only deliver meals daily, but we also make sure our clients are doing well as part of daily engagement with them.