Mardi Gras 2014

Published 02/24 2014 06:14PM

Updated 02/25 2014 06:54PM

·         Lubbock Meals on Wheels (LMOW) receives no governmental nor United Way funding. 

·         Mardi Gras is our largest fundraiser of the year.

·         LMOW provides nutritious, home-delivered meals to those who are homebound, elderly, or disabled.  We seek to break the social isolation experienced by the homebound by providing warm, caring, friendly contact through our volunteers.

·         In 2013, LMOW served over 160,000 meals.

·         Daily LMOW serves over 620 unique individuals.

·         Mardi Gras features 38 local restaurants.

·         Mardi Gras includes live music, magic & other entertainment, masks, beads and much more.

·         Mardi Gras has cash bars.

·         Mardi Gras has a large area for children with activities.

·         Mardi Gras includes a large silent auction with over 200 items.

·         Benefit drawing for Southwest Airline Tickets-only 1,000 benefit tickets sold.

·         Mardi Gras tickets are $35-adults, $10-children 17 and under (available at LMOW), available at Select-a-Seat (service charge applies).  $40.00 at the door.

·         Call 806-792-7971 for more information.


Also, visit:

www.lubbockmealsonwheels.org

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