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March 20, 2018

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Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio

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#GivingTuesday participant

Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio (MHCO) is joining thousands across the world who promote #GivingTuesday on Tuesday Nov. 29., according to Daren Lee.

Last year, more than 45,000 organizations in 71 countries came together to celebrate #GivingTuesday. Since its founding in 2012, #GivingTuesday has inspired giving around the world.

"We invite you to support MHCO this season and make a gift in memory or honor of an elder who has been an influence in your life," said Lee.

Mobile Meals needs volunteer drivers

Mobile Meals of Bluffton is looking for volunteer drivers to deliver meals, according to Erin Schroeder, volunteer coordinator at Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio.

"A driver is needed on the second Thursday and another driver is needed on the fourth Wednesday of each month.  Meals are delivered only in the Bluffton community and delivery typically takes 30 minutes," she said.

"Delivering Mobile Meals is a practical, volunteer project that helps people in our community," she added.

Thanksgiving bake sale at MMH Friday

Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio Service Group will hold its annual Thanksgiving bake sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Friday, Nov. 18, in the Mennonite Memorial Home lobby, 410 W. Elm St.

The sale includes cinnamon rolls, pies, cakes, cookies and breads, just in time for your Thanksgiving holiday entertaining.

MHCO offers free home-delivered meals to vets on Nov. 11

Veterans should place orders by Thursday

In honor of Veterans Day, Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio (MHCO) is offering a free, home-delivered meal to veterans living in the Bluffton and Pandora communities on Friday, Nov. 11. 

To order your meal in Bluffton, call 419-358-1015, ext. 218.  To order your meal in Pandora, call 419-384-3218. 

You will be asked to provide your name, address and telephone number for delivery purposes. Hot meals will be delivered between 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. on Nov. 11 to those who place an order. 

Orders must be received by Thursday, Nov. 10. 

Mennonite Home Health & Senior Services named a national best practice agency

Recipient of Patient Satisfaction Award of Distinction

November is National Home Care and Hospice Month. 

Fittingly, Mennonite Home Health & Senior Services, Bluffton, has again been named a national best practice agency by Fazzi Associates.  Agencies named as national best practice agencies are proven leaders and have excelled in the important measure of patient satisfaction. 

Based on comparative analysis, Mennonite Home Health & Senior Services results for the Overall Satisfaction and Likelihood of Recommending survey questions placed them in the top 25% of Fazzi’s National Patient Satisfaction database. 

Hilty Home, Pandora, bazaar Friday and Saturday

Featuring baked goods, crafts, raffle items soup, sandwiches

Hilty Home, 304 Hilty Drive, Pandora, hosts its annual bazaar Friday, Nov. 11, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 12, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

It will feature baked goods, crafts, raffle items, soups and sandwiches.

The menu includes chili and chicken noodle soup ($2 a bowl), shredded chicken sandwiches, ham and turkey subs ($2.50 each), homemade bread, noodles, caramel corn and assorted party mixes ($2 a bag), baked goods, cookies, angel food cakes and pies.