PRESS CONFERENCE MONDAY 2PM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

PRESS CONFERENCE
Monday, March 30, 2015
2:00 PM
Meals on Wheels of Syracuse
300 Burt Street
, Syracuse, NY 13202
In the rear of the 12 story Almus Olver Towers
Parking & entrance located off of Oakwood Ave (330 Oakwood Ave via GPS)

ONONDAGA COUNTY COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH AND MEALS ON WHEELS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR TO HOLD JOINT PRESS CONFERENCE ON MONDAY AT 2:00 PM

Dr. Indu Gupta, MD, MPH, Commissioner of Health, Onondaga County Health Department will join Mason Kaufman, Executive Director, Meals on Wheels of Syracuse to comment on a recent groundbreaking research study and talk about the impact of meal service delivery on the health and well-being of adults 60 years of age and older. Photo and video opportunities will be available during this time.

Before the Press Conference

Employees and volunteers will prepare and package more than 700 meals from 9:00 AM until 11:00 AM. Approximately 30 volunteers will deliver meals to more than 300 seniors in the city of Syracuse from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM. Photo and video opportunities will be available during this time.

Meals on Wheels of Syracuse is currently participating in the 13th annual March for Meals campaign.

For more information about March for Meals, visit www.meals.org/march-for-meals-2015

Meals on Wheels of Syracuse was founded in 1959 and is the 4th oldest Meals on Wheels program in the USA. For more information about Meals on Wheels of Syracuse, visit www.meals.org.

Media Inquiries
Call 315.478.5948 x205 or email Community@Meals.org