1972, Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee, Inc. has
nutritional assistance and appropriate supportive
services to individuals in their homes or in
centers throughout Manatee County to help them
continue living independently.
When there is a need, Meals on Wheels PLUS makes
it a goal to fill that
need. Therefore, over the years, many essential services
Child Day Care Meals
Emergency Aid Assistance
Emergency Heat and Energy Assistance
Adult Day Care
Food Bank for Families and Infants
Senior Activity Center
Although receiving some operating funds from local
and Federal governing
bodies, over 60 percent of the Meals on Wheels PLUS
funds needed must be
raised through local donations, grants and fund raising
Take the Feinstein Challenge
Start Shopping TODAY in support of the Meals on Wheels
PLUS Virtual Food Drive!
You, your company or organization can participate in
this fun, easy and efficient way to help feed the hungry
in Manatee County right from your computer.
What is a Virtual Food Drive?
Virtual Food Drive is a safe, secure, simple method to
raise funds to benefit those who receive food baskets
from the Food Bank of Manatee, operated by Meals on
select the items you want to donate, and we purchase the
food at our cost, which is significantly lower than
retail, since we purchase in bulk quantities.
AND START SHOPPING NOW!
Perhaps you would like to host your own virtual food
drive to benefit the Food Bank of Manatee, operated by
Meals on Wheels PLUS?
5 Reasons to Host a Virtual Food Drive:
They look good and they sound good, I
bet they taste good!
it eliminates grocery shopping and carrying grocery
items to the workplace.
2. It is easily manageable
for companies with multiple locations.
3. Fun and interactive;
it is creatively designed with colorful click-and-drag
It allows the Food Bank to buy in-demand food items
wholesale and in bulk.
100% of the funds donated are used for food purchase.
learn more about hosting a virtual food drive in your
company or organization.
To learn more about the Food Bank of Manatee, operated
by Meals on Wheels PLUS, click on the Food Bank link on
the left of this page.