Meals on Wheels hosting spaghetti fundraiser Nov. 7

The Coon Rapids-Blaine Meals on Wheels is sponsoring a spaghetti dinner fundraiser Thursday, Nov. 7, 5:30-8:30 p.m., at the Coon Rapids American Legion Post with proceeds going to the Meals on Wheels program.

Dinner includes three kinds of spaghetti, salad, bread and coffee.

Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for children 11 and under. To purchase tickets in advance, make the check to CR-B Meals on Wheels, and mail to Coon Rapids-Blaine Meals on Wheels, 11800 Xeon Blvd. NW, Coon Rapids, MN Include a self-addressed stamped envelope, quantity and type of tickets with the check.

Meals on Wheels is a non-profit organization that delivers over 100 hot noon-time meals to shut-ins and the elderly of the Coon Rapids and Blaine communities.

To qualify for Meals on Wheels a person must be homebound, elderly, certified disabled or recuperating from an illness, injury or a recent hospitalization.

Drivers note the clients’ well being and report any problems to the administrator who will follow up with caretakers or authorities.

Drivers are volunteers from local churches and people within the surrounding communities. Anyone interested in delivering meals may contact the Meals on Wheels office.

For more information, call 763-489-3608 or go to the Coon Rapids-Blaine Meals on Wheels website at

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