about us

Our Mission

The mission of Meals on Wheels of Solano County is to support the independence, health, and well-being of individuals living in Solano County with expressed needs for nutritional support through meals for them and/or their pets, fall prevention assistance and installation, and connection to an extensive library of resources.

 

Our Vision

The vision of Meals on Wheels of Solano County is a community in which all seniors live nourished lives with independence and dignity.

 

Our Values

The values of Meals on Wheels of Solano County include:

  • Respecting the dignity and diversity of each person we serve and of those who volunteer and work for us.

  • Acting as responsible stewards of all resources that the community entrusts to us.

  • Striving to continually improve the quality of our services through understanding and acting on the needs and expectations of those being served.

  • Innovating and implementing practices that support continuous improvement and growth.

  • Believe in the value of volunteerism - that community service nourishes the souls of those who volunteer along with those being served.

  • Committing to collaborating with community partners to respond to community needs.

  • Remaining honest and behaving in a way that reinforces our values.

 

Diversity & Inclusion

Position on Inclusivity

Meals on Wheels of Solano County holds inclusiveness, diversity, and equal opportunity at the core of our Vision, Mission, and Values.

inclusion (noun): the action or state of being included within a group or structure regardless of age, race, ethnicity, disability, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, culture, religion, political affiliation, marital status, military status, or financial status.

We are committed to an inclusive workforce that fully represents many different cultures, backgrounds, and viewpoints. Inclusion requires actively acknowledging, respecting, and responding to the diversity of our clients, staff, and volunteers. These beliefs are reflected in our mission, goals, and strategic direction, as well as at all levels of organizational decision-making. Our programs provide services for people from all walks of life to connect, creating a welcoming environment for all.

 

Statement of Non-Discrimination

Meals on Wheels of Solano County pledges that no qualified persons are discriminated against on the basis of age, race, ethnicity, disability, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, culture, religion, or political affiliation, marital status, military status, or financial status.

This pledge is reflected in all aspects of Meals on Wheels of Solano County's work - including delivery, staffing, and volunteering.