meals on wheels http://kbia.org en Meals on Wheels deals with winter weather http://kbia.org/post/meals-wheels-deals-winter-weather <p>The charity Meals on Wheels delivers roughly 100 meals a day to the elderly and the disabled throughout Columbia. Inclement weather, like last week’s snowstorm, forces the charity to reorganize its efforts.</p> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 23:48:00 +0000 Casey Morell 29473 at http://kbia.org Heart of Missouri United way targets the causes of poverty http://kbia.org/post/heart-missouri-united-way-targets-causes-poverty <p>Heart of Missouri United Way announced its new funding recipients Wednesday as part of its Community Impact model, which will shift focus from assisting those living in poverty to targeting causes of poverty.</p><p>Eight new agencies will receive funding next year, and some agencies will lose funding as Heart of Missouri United Way seeks to reduce need in poor communities, not just fill it.</p> Thu, 18 Oct 2012 16:38:27 +0000 Katarina Sostaric 23031 at http://kbia.org