Ways to Give

Meals on Wheels Orange County, NC is a volunteer-powered and community-funded organization. Every dollar raised makes a difference and every gift is appreciated. MOWOCNC is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization. Donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. Always seek the advice of a tax professional when determining whether your contributions qualify for deduction.  

To Donate

To make a secure donation online, please click here.
To give by mail, please send a check or money order to:
Meals on Wheels Orange County, NC
PO Box 2102
Chapel Hill NC 27515


You can designate any gift in honor or memory.  Please designate whether the gift is in honor or memory and include the the name and mailing address, to whom an acknowledgement should be sent.  If you wish it to contain a personalized message in the acknowledgement, please include that information on the webform (if donating on-line) or as an attached note with the check. 
Fund one day of delivery for $2500 and name that day in honor or memory of an individual, organization or business. Other giving levels available on our Donate page.

Monthly Giving

Monthly giving helps stabilize funding and supports our work throughout the year. To become a monthly donor, choose the monthly giving option on the donation form.

Multi-Year Pledges

Interested in helping MOWOCNC achieve consistent, sustainable funding? Make a multi-year pledge to MOWOCNC. You can make a 3-5 year commitment to MOWOCNC and pay annually. Contact development@mowocnc.org for more information. 

Matching Gifts

Want to increase your impact? Many employers will match all or a portion of your contribution. Contact your Human Resources Department to learn about Matching Gifts Programs. Search by tax identification # 59-1721954, Chapel Hill Carrboro Meals on Wheels, INC, DBA, Meals on Wheels Orange County, NC. Please contact development@mowocnc.org if you have any questions.

State Employee Giving

If you are a state employee, you can donate via the State Employees Combined Campaign (SECC). The SECC is run by and for North Carolina’s employees. It provides a convenient, efficient, and trusted way to give to causes important to our local communities, state, and world. All participating charities are vetted and meet standards of charitable accountability for giving. Please look for code 3849. We are listed as "Meals on Wheels Chapel Hill Carrboro". 


Qualified Charitable Distribution

You can support MOWOCNC directly from your IRA, through a Qualified Charitable Distribution (QCD). Gifts may be transferred directly from your IRA to MOWOCNC in order to qualify as a tax-free transfer. Please reach out to your financial planner for guidance on how to make this type of gift. 


In-Kind Donations

MOWOCNC can only accept specific in-kind donations. Please review the in-kind donation options. You can also purchase one or more items on our Amazon wishlist. In-kind donations should be delivered or shipped directly to our office at:
Meals on Wheels Orange County, NC
632 Laurel Hill Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
If you have any questions, please contact us at operations@mowocnc.org or 919-942-2948.


Fundraising Events

You can support Meals on Wheels Orange County, NC by participating in fundraising opportunities throughout the year.  Our biggest event is our annual Dining for Others Gala, an evening of fun and giving in support of MOWOCNC and those we serve. Register Today!


Planned Giving

Planned Giving is an opportunity to leave a lasting legacy and help sustain Meals on Wheels in the community for years to come. There are a number of ways to structure a planned gift. Please consult with a financial or estate planning professional to determine how giving to MOWOCNC can be in both your best interest and that of the community we serve.
If you have questions or want to find out more about planned giving to MOWOCNC, please contact the Executive Director at execdirector@mowocnc.org or by phone at 919-942-2948.