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Meals on Wheels groups are similar but separate

By June Watanabe

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 27, 2014

~~<p><strong>Question:</strong> I've been seeing TV reports about Lanakila Meals on Wheels, which is subsidized by the state. But there is another organization called Meals on Wheels that is not subsidized by the state. Can you clarify the differences between the two?</p>
<p><strong>Answer: </strong>Both nonprofit organizations provide a service to hundreds of people, mainly the elderly and disabled, who might not otherwise get a good meal or interact with anyone during the day.</p>
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Question: I've been seeing TV reports about Lanakila Meals on Wheels, which is subsidized by the state. But there is another organization called Meals on Wheels that is not subsidized by the state. Can you clarify the differences between the two?

Answer: Both nonprofit organizations provide a service to hundreds of people, mainly the elderly and disabled, who might not otherwise get a good meal or interact with anyone during the day. Login for more...



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