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Gifts For Clients

All our clients received a gift of a bag of candy provided by La Habra Meals on Wheels and a beautiful crocheted blanket provided by  Wednesday AM Volunteer Stitchers who meet every Wednesday morning at the La Habra Community Center. The group meets at 8:30-11:30 am and makes items for Children’s Hospital and local convalescent…

gifts for clients

Client Wishlist Program

Our Meals on Wheels clients are given a wish list to fill out of items they might need; which includes toiletries and food items. With the help of Scott Miller at the Hillcrest Wellness Center we are able to send many of the items on their list at no charge. Board members Carmen Miller, Amy…

Client Wishlist Program

Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon 2019

Our annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon was held on October 25, 2019. This year’s theme was Halloween and we had so much fun decorating for the event! Food was furnished by Sweet Lou’s BBQ and it was delicious! Entertainment was provided by solo guitarist Chris Anderson who was amazing and Caricature Artist Raoul Pascual donated his…

Centerpieces created by Amy Perez
Centerpieces created by Amy Perez
Some of the many decorations provided by our V.P. Amy Perez
Some of the many decorations provided by our V.P. Amy Perez
Caricature Artist Raoul Pascual with our photographer Bruce Martin
Caricature Artist Raoul Pascual with our photographer Bruce Martin
Volunteers Patty Cabrera, Phil Merchant and Laurel Martinez picking out their door prizes. Everyone who attended won a prize!
Volunteers Patty Cabrera, Phil Merchant and Laurel Martinez picking out their door prizes. Everyone who attended won a prize!
Acoustic guitarist Chris Anderson kept the music flowing!
Acoustic guitarist Chris Anderson kept the music flowing!
Steven Fernandez presenting MOW with a giant check for $1000!
Steven Fernandez presenting MOW with a giant check for $1000!
Table with goody bags that contained candy and gift cards donated by Chick-fil-A and cards from Starbucks or In-N-Out
Table with goody bags that contained candy and gift cards donated by Chick-fil-A and cards from Starbucks or In-N-Out
Carmen Miller and Jennifer Bush who pack the meals that go out every morning Monday - Friday
Carmen Miller and Jennifer Bush who pack the meals that go out every morning Monday - Friday
Grocery Outlet owners and strong supporters sister and brother Haoua and DJ Mangue
Grocery Outlet owners and strong supporters sister and brother Haoua and DJ Mangue
Pat & Phil Merchant have been volunteers for 30 years!
Pat & Phil Merchant have been volunteers for 30 years!
Board member Maria Martinez with business owners Elizabeth Otero(Boyos Party Rental) and Sandra Garcia(Autopedic)
Board member Maria Martinez with business owners Elizabeth Otero(Boyos Party Rental) and Sandra Garcia(Autopedic)
Long time volunteers Christa and Renke Schroeder
Long time volunteers Christa and Renke Schroeder
Volunteers Sue Cassinis and Patti Stevens with Paulette Maskarino from Assemblyman Chen's office
Volunteers Sue Cassinis and Patti Stevens with Paulette Maskarino from Assemblyman Chen's office
Volunteers Bill Lewis and Conya Pembroke
Volunteers Bill Lewis and Conya Pembroke
Laurel & Tony Martinez along with board members Carmen Miller, Carrie Surich, Amy Perez and Pam McVicar
Laurel & Tony Martinez along with board members Carmen Miller, Carrie Surich, Amy Perez and Pam McVicar
Meals on Wheels board member and Mayor James Gomez with Marie Helen (Two on the Town)
Meals on Wheels board member and Mayor James Gomez with Marie Helen (Two on the Town)
Volunteers Mary Stangl and Jenny Deich
Volunteers Mary Stangl and Jenny Deich
Centerpieces created by Amy Perez
Some of the many decorations provided by our V.P. Amy Perez
Caricature Artist Raoul Pascual with our photographer Bruce Martin
Volunteers Patty Cabrera, Phil Merchant and Laurel Martinez picking out their door prizes. Everyone who attended won a prize!
Acoustic guitarist Chris Anderson kept the music flowing!
Steven Fernandez presenting MOW with a giant check for $1000!
Table with goody bags that contained candy and gift cards donated by Chick-fil-A and cards from Starbucks or In-N-Out
Carmen Miller and Jennifer Bush who pack the meals that go out every morning Monday - Friday
Grocery Outlet owners and strong supporters sister and brother Haoua and DJ Mangue
Pat & Phil Merchant have been volunteers for 30 years!
Board member Maria Martinez with business owners Elizabeth Otero(Boyos Party Rental) and Sandra Garcia(Autopedic)
Long time volunteers Christa and Renke Schroeder
Volunteers Sue Cassinis and Patti Stevens with Paulette Maskarino from Assemblyman Chen's office
Volunteers Bill Lewis and Conya Pembroke
Laurel & Tony Martinez along with board members Carmen Miller, Carrie Surich, Amy Perez and Pam McVicar
Meals on Wheels board member and Mayor James Gomez with Marie Helen (Two on the Town)
Volunteers Mary Stangl and Jenny Deich

Chick-Fil-A Day

Our volunteers Yeni Garcia and Maria Martinez delivering hot meals provided by Chick-fil-A. Each boxed meal contained a sweet note from Thomas Purtell Owner/Operator as follows: Dear La Habra Friend – You and I don’t know each other. I don’t know enough about you to thank you for all you have done to better our community….

Chick-Fil-A Day

Blues & BBQ

A Night in New Orleans held June 22, 2019

DJ and Haoua Mangue
Guests, including DJ and Haoua Mangue from Grocery Outlet were greeted by the La Habra Princesses
Kim Praster and Carrie Surich
Check in was done by Kim Praster and Carrie Surich
Amy Perez, Vice President, Carmen Miller, Executive Director and Carrie Surich, President
Event Committee Chairs were Amy Perez, Vice President, Carmen Miller, Executive Director and Carrie Surich, President
Kyle Miller, Field Rep for Senator Bob Archuletta introduced our special guests
Kyle Miller, Field Rep for Senator Bob Archuletta introduced our special guests
Amy Perez-VP, Pam McVicar-Treasurer,Carmen Miller-E.D, Carrie Surich-Pres., James Gomez-Trustee,Terry Kennedy-Past Pres.,Senator Bob Archuleta and Maria Martinez-Trustee
Senator Archuleta presented the MOW Board with a Certificate of Appreciation.Pictured starting from the left is Amy Perez-VP, Pam McVicar-Treasurer,Carmen Miller-E.D, Carrie Surich-Pres., James Gomez-Trustee,Terry Kennedy-Past Pres.,Senator Bob Archuleta and Maria Martinez-Trustee
Rafael & Esther Fernandez
Senator Archuleta also presented a Certificate of Appreciation to our hosts, Rafael & Esther Fernandez. This is the third year that the Fernandez family has opened up their home for the Meals on Wheels fundraiser.
Mayor James Gomez, Ray Fernandez, Senator Archuleta and Mayor Brian Bergman, La Habra Heights
Mayor James Gomez, Ray Fernandez, Senator Archuleta and Mayor Brian Bergman, La Habra Heights
Former Mayors of La Habra Heights front row Stan Carroll, Claire Spothelfer, Jean Lietzau, Carol Englehardt, Kyle Miller, back row- Layne Baroldi, Michael Higgins & Brian Bergman
Former Mayors of La Habra Heights front row Stan Carroll, Claire Spothelfer, Jean Lietzau, Carol Englehardt, Kyle Miller, back row- Layne Baroldi, Michael Higgins & Brian Bergman
In addition to our Live and Silent Auction we had great raffle items including a 50" HD TV.
In addition to our Live and Silent Auction we had great raffle items including a 50" HD TV.
Beautiful and precocious Reagon Fernandez helped draw and call out the winning numbers.
Beautiful and precocious Reagon Fernandez helped draw and call out the winning numbers.
Tish McAllis at the open bar serving beer, wine and hurricanes.
Tish McAllis at the open bar serving beer, wine and hurricanes.
Our French Quarter Selfie Station with Paul and Claire Spothelfer
Our French Quarter Selfie Station with Paul and Claire Spothelfer
Beautiful ladies from La Habra including Josie Anderson who came down from Prescott, Arizona!
Beautiful ladies from La Habra including Josie Anderson who came down from Prescott, Arizona!
Carmen and Maria with the beautiful La Habra Princesses
Carmen and Maria with the beautiful La Habra Princesses
The soulful sounds of the Chris Anderson Group. They were amazing and a big hit!
The soulful sounds of the Chris Anderson Group. They were amazing and a big hit!
A good time was had by all!
A good time was had by all!
Thanks to our hard working staff! Jose Escobar, Alex Arias, Kristen Hazama and Jack Miller
Thanks to our hard working staff! Jose Escobar, Alex Arias, Kristen Hazama and Jack Miller
DJ and Haoua Mangue
Kim Praster and Carrie Surich
Amy Perez, Vice President, Carmen Miller, Executive Director and Carrie Surich, President
Kyle Miller, Field Rep for Senator Bob Archuletta introduced our special guests
Amy Perez-VP, Pam McVicar-Treasurer,Carmen Miller-E.D, Carrie Surich-Pres., James Gomez-Trustee,Terry Kennedy-Past Pres.,Senator Bob Archuleta and Maria Martinez-Trustee
Rafael & Esther Fernandez
Mayor James Gomez, Ray Fernandez, Senator Archuleta and Mayor Brian Bergman, La Habra Heights
Former Mayors of La Habra Heights front row Stan Carroll, Claire Spothelfer, Jean Lietzau, Carol Englehardt, Kyle Miller, back row- Layne Baroldi, Michael Higgins & Brian Bergman
In addition to our Live and Silent Auction we had great raffle items including a 50" HD TV.
Beautiful and precocious Reagon Fernandez helped draw and call out the winning numbers.
Tish McAllis at the open bar serving beer, wine and hurricanes.
Our French Quarter Selfie Station with Paul and Claire Spothelfer
Beautiful ladies from La Habra including Josie Anderson who came down from Prescott, Arizona!
Carmen and Maria with the beautiful La Habra Princesses
The soulful sounds of the Chris Anderson Group. They were amazing and a big hit!
A good time was had by all!
Thanks to our hard working staff! Jose Escobar, Alex Arias, Kristen Hazama and Jack Miller

Happy Mother’s Day

Our volunteers were happy to deliver meals and Mother’s Day gifts to our clients in the rain today! Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms!  Thank you to Our Lady of Guadalupe and VCC. The Gary Center for providing the items to fill our gift bags! 

Happy Mother's Day
Happy Mother's Day
Happy Mother's Day
Happy Mother's Day
Happy Mother's Day
Happy Mother's Day
Happy Mother's Day
Happy Mother's Day