Union County Freeholder Vice Chairman Sergio Granados and Freeholders Vernell Wright and Bette Jane Kowalski helped served meals at the Stephen Sampson Senior Citizen Center in Elizabeth this week to kick off the 14th Annual March for Meals, a month-long celebration of Meals on Wheels designed to rally communities around the seniors who rely on its vital service to remain healthier and independent in their own homes. At the O’Donnell Dempsey Senior Citizen Center in Elizabeth Vice Chairman Granados and Freeholder Wright helped serve lunch to senior citizens.
Meals on Wheels delivers meals every day to homebound seniors in Union County. The program is primarily supported by a grant from the Union County Division on Aging, as well as donations from private sources and public organizations.
(Photo by Jim Lowney/County of Union)