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CEO of Meals On Wheels Association of America Visits San Francisco

Posted November 5, 2014

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On October 14 and 15, Ellie Hollander, the President and CEO of Meals On Wheels Association of America (MOAA), visited Meals On Wheels of San Francisco (MOWSF) headquarters to speak with staff and tour our facilities. During a lunchtime meet-and-greet, she answered questions about Meals on Wheels organizations across the country and shared inspiring information about the national fight against senior hunger.

MOAA CEO Ellie Hollander with MOWSF Staff

MOAA CEO Ellie Hollander with MOWSF Staff.

Hollander also met with leaders of Bay Area nonprofits with senior nutrition programs at a luncheon hosted by Ashley McCumber, Executive Director of MOWSF. The meeting was held at San Francisco’s Department of Adult and Aging Services.

MOAA CEO Ellie Hollander addresses nonprofit leaders from around the Bay Area.

MOAA CEO Ellie Hollander addresses nonprofit leaders from around the Bay Area.

Hollander spoke about the work MOAA has engaged in on Capitol Hill, particularly in lobbying for a renewal of the Older Americans Act, which Congress has not reauthorized since 2011. She also spoke about the need to work together to share resources and face challenges.

MOWSF Executive Director Ashley McCumber with MOAA CEO Ellie Hollander.

MOWSF Executive Director Ashley McCumber with MOAA CEO Ellie Hollander.

McCumber, who has been at the helm of MOWSF since 2007, is on the Board of Meals On Wheels Association of America. He is also the current board chair of the California Association of Nonprofits.

MOAA CEO Ellie Hollander

MOAA CEO Ellie Hollander and MOWSF Executive Director Ashley McCumber with nonprofit leaders from around the Bay Area.

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