Here in Lackawanna County, we have more than twice the national average of elderly and retired people, which is why supporting organizations like Meals On Wheels is so crucial for our community
Dunmore, PA (PRWEB)
June 23, 2017
The Katyl Agency, a locally owned firm that provides insurance management, financial planning, and related services to families and business owners in and around Lackawanna County, is joining Meals On Wheels of Northeastern Pennsylvania for a charity drive to benefit senior citizens in the area.
Meals on Wheels of NEPA provides hand-delivered and nutritious meals to seniors throughout the region who are facing food insecurity, often preventing or delaying expensive institutional care. The organization has been in operation since 1969, and provides meals to more than 800 area residents on a daily basis.
“Here in Lackawanna County, we have more than twice the national average of elderly and retired people, which is why supporting organizations like Meals On Wheels is so crucial for our community,” says Joshua Katyl, founder and chief executive of the Katyl Agency.
In an effort to gather local support for the efforts of Meals On Wheels of NEPA, the Katyl team is making connections with regional families, entrepreneurs, and civic leaders over social media and email channels. To generate additional publicity for the charity drive, a Rally Day is scheduled for July 11th and the Katyl Agency will be publishing a full length write up on the event in a soon to be released issue of the firm’s online magazine “Our Hometown”: http://thekatylagency.com/magazines/.
According to Joshua Katyl, this charity event is only the first of many planned by the firm. Recently, the Katyl Agency was welcomed into the national “Agents of Change” charity…