MOW4Kids Holidays On Wheels (HOW) delivers food for a full holiday meal, along with toys, to transportation disadvantaged families, in partnership with Metropolitan Ministries, for the holidays. Volunteers help us to deliver MOW4Kids HOW between 10:00AM-2:00PM on…
- TBD: Delivery of meal ingredients for Thanksgiving.
- TBD: Holiday delivery of meal ingredients and toys.
Do I qualify for Holidays On Wheels?
Sign-up is open to all families with children that are transportation disadvantaged living in Hillsborough, Pasco or Pinellas counties. To qualify you must:
- Live in Hillsborough, Pasco, or Pinellas Counties
- Family includes children (0-18yrs)
- Not be able to get a ride from household members or others for life-sustaining trips: medical, grocery, work, job-related training/education and other vital services (do not have access to working or reliable vehicle)
- Households lead by adult with disability or illness with children (0-18yrs)
- Someone must be home to receive the food.
How do I register for Holidays On Wheels?
Registration will open in August 2021.
What happens after I sign my family up?
Deliveries will begin once we have: 1) received your application, and 2) confirmed with you on the telephone.
Please note: you are not enrolled until you get a confirmation phone call and speak to a Meals On Wheels for Kids staff member. Your holiday delivery or deliveries will be confirmed after we speak with you on the telephone. If you receive a voicemail or email, please respond between 9AM-5PM.
What if I already receive Meals On Wheels for Kids deliveries?
Please call 813-344-5837 or tell your volunteer driver when they bring your regular delivery.
Sign up to deliver Holidays On Wheels
Volunteers needed to help deliver by driving their own vehicles in Hillsborough, Pasco, and Pinellas Counties.
Deliveries will take place between 10:00AM-2:00PM on TBD (Thanksgiving delivery of meal ingredients) and TBD (Holiday delivery of meal ingredients and toys for children) in all three counties. Over 300 volunteers are needed to help deliver Thanksgiving and Christmas meals to families in the tri-county area. Volunteers will pick up items and route sheets from designated sites in each county.
Donate to Holidays On Wheels
These special deliveries are made possible by the many donations received from the community.