Join Meals on Wheels America

Thank you for your interest in joining Meals on Wheels America. Membership gives you access to a wide range of benefits and supports designed specifically for senior nutrition professionals like you, such as Member-only funding, discounts on the products and services you use most, educational opportunities, advocacy support, and more.


Meals on Wheels America Membership is open to non-profit organizations, governmental agencies and tribal organizations engaged directly in the provision of meals and/or nutrition services to seniors. Meals on Wheels America bylaws state that no for-profit program can be a Member.


The current Meals on Wheels America Membership dues structure contains tiered levels based on program size as define by annual senior nutrition operating budget. Your 2024 Membership payment will be due in full by January 1, 2024. The tiers are as follows:

Membership Tier Senior Nutrition Operating Budget Annual Membership Rate
Extra Small Less than $500,000 $250
Small $500,000 - $999,999 $400
Medium $1,000,000 - $1,999,999 $650
Large $2,000,000 or greater $1,200


Your application for Membership is pending subject to a review by the Meals on Wheels America Membership Committee before it becomes final. The materials you submit and other public materials regarding your program and services will be reviewed to ensure consistency with criteria for Membership as determined by the Committee and the Association. This review may involve further direct communications with you before a final decision on Membership can be made. The decision of the Membership Committee is final and is not appealable.