Archive for 2016


Bowling Night!

Refined Singles Unwind is a social club whose sole purpose is to encourage older adults in the Athens community to get out and have fun! The next event will begin at 5:00 P.M. on Thursday, May 26th at Showtime Bowl on Macon Highway. All skill levels are welcome, so we hope […]


ACCA Begins New Project to Reduce Food Waste and Senior Hunger

The Athens Community Council on Aging (ACCA) and the National Foundation to End Senior Hunger (NFESH) planted herbs and vegetables in a new onsite senior-friendly garden on Thursday as part of the ongoing What A Waste™ project, made possible by a grant from the Walmart Foundation. ACCA is pleased to […]


Refined Singles Unwind: Game Night!

Refined Singles Unwind is a new social club whose sole purpose is to encourage older adults in the Athens community to get out and have fun! The next mixer/social event will be held from 3:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at the Rook and Pawn Board […]


March for Meals Champions who Celebrate our Volunteers

We’ve talked a lot during March for Meals about our Meals on Wheels clients and our community champions. But the life source of Meals on Wheels is our amazing volunteers. We have a team of about 195 volunteers in Clarke and Barrow County who selflessly take time out of their day […]


Get Comfortable and March for Meals

During March ACCA had a fantastic time partnering with Creature Comforts during the Get Comfortable campaign. We used it as prime opportunity to spread awareness about March for Meals to support our Meals on Wheels program. We would like to say thank you to everyone in the community that came […]


March for Meals 5K Highlight

This past Saturday, March 26, ACCA held the 6th annual March for Meals 5K. The race began and ended at Creature Comforts Brewing Co. in Athens. All proceeds from the race will go to support Meals on Wheels. A special congratulations goes to first-place winner, Brad Turner. He is the […]


March for Meals Champions Week

March for Meals is a month-long national celebration of Meals on Wheels. Each year, the Athens Community Council on Aging (ACCA) joins together with Meals on Wheels America to draw attention to the important services provided by Meals on Wheels. During March for Meals, March 21 – 25 is designated as […]


Don’t Miss the March for Meals 5K!

The time has come! Sign up for the March for Meals 5K! Make your steps count this year! Let’s fill the plates of the people in our community who need us. Join the March for Meals race to raise awareness and funds for hungry seniors in the Athens Area. REGISTER […]


Your Pie and Creature Comforts Delivers!

Meals on Wheels clients received a fantastic March for Meals surprise today! Creature Comforts and Your Pie in Athens teamed up to provide a pizza for every Meals on Wheels client. Volunteers loaded their vehicles with the normal coolers of chilled food, but stacked next to those coolers were some […]


Meet Us at Creature Comforts!

Join us at Creature Comforts (271 W. Hancock Ave, Athens, GA 30601) today from 5-8 PM for the Get Comfortable tour. The profits made from the tour will support Meals on Wheels. ACCA staff will be there in our March for Meals t-shirts. So stop by, say hello, and get […]

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