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CAP Agency site lead Julie Houck, forefront, and volunteer scheduler Mary Alice Wachter often have to drive for Meals on?Wheels because the number of available volunteers is decreasing.

Farmington's Meals on Wheels program needs drivers


Mary Alice Wachter has a problem: the number of volunteers to drive for Farmington's Meals on Wheels program is decreasing, but the number of meals that have to be delivered is not.

Wachter is the scheduler for Farmington's Meals on Wheels program. Meals on Wheels is a program of the Community Action Partnership, or CAP Agency, that delivers hot, well-balanced meals to homebound senior citizens.

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Michelle Leonard
Michelle Leonard started covering the Farmington community in June, 1994. Michelle earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications: News-Editorial from Mankato State University in 1991. She is an active member of the Farmington American Legion Auxiliary Unit 189, and acts as the volunteer coordinator for the Minnesota Newspaper Museum which is open annually during the Minnesota State Fair. She has earned Minnesota Newspaper Association awards in Investigative Reporting, Local News Coverage, Feature Photography and Column Writing. 
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