Thank you to all our Foundation Funders, Community Sponsors and Individuals whose generosity supports our program.
Home Delivered Meals With A “Friendly Visit”
Meals on Wheels of Long Beach (MOWLB) provides vital nutritious hot and cold meals and beverages delivered to the home-bound population of Long Beach, Signal Hill and Leisure World Seal Beach. The meal delivery service contributes to our clients’ quality of life and helps them to maintain their ability to live independently, assisting with the provision of adequate levels of vital nutrition, hydration and socialization.
With your help
We Nourish • We Comfort • We Protect
By volunteering just a few hours, you can help us by Delivering More Than a Meal in your community.
Supporting the independence and well-being of homebound seniors, veterans, and the disabled since 1971
Meals on Wheels of Long Beach (MOWLB) was launched in 1971 during which time MOWLB has never missed a scheduled delivery day and has never stopped meal service to any client due to funding cuts from federal, state or local government. MOWLB has never accepted government funding.
During 2018, Meals on Wheels of Long Beach (MOWLB) delivered over 175,000 meals, an increase of over 50,000 meals in the last four years. In fact, MOWLB has consistently and sustainably increased the number of clients served during this period. Currently, MOWLB serves upwards of 425 homebound seniors, veterans and disabled, regardless of age, in Long Beach, Signal Hill and Leisure World Seal Beach.