CHRISTMAS MEALS HEAD FOR SENIORS.
Delivered on Christmas Eve, the meals included a main course, vegetable, fruit, salad, dessert, bread and milk. The area served by Meals on Wheels ranges from the Kern County border to Acton and from 120th Street West to Pearblossom, Llano and Lake Los Angeles.
The Los Angeles County Area Agency on Aging pays AVCOA to deliver the meals.
(1) From left, supervising cook Ruth Thompson of the Antelope Valley Committee on Aging, assistant cook Gary Hardison, chef Robin Amnote and volunteer Nikki Richard prepare food on Christmas Eve for the Meals on Wheels program.
(2) Loading Meals on Wheels in Lancaster are driver Gisela Schaefer and program coordinator Jack Brawner. Hundreds of senior citizens will be getting the holiday meals.
Jeff Goldwater/Staff Photographer