NEWS

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SENIOR & VOLUNTEERING IN THE NEWS

  • Safe sunset years a distant dream for Goans 03 Jul 2018 05:07 Goacom Panaji: The recent case of an elderly couple being robbed at knifepoint at Guirdolim has brought the focus back on the issue of safety of senior citizens in Goa, which has the second highest proportion of senior citizen population in the country. Senior …
  • Trouts honored as Medical Lake 'Senior Volunteers' for 2017 05 Mar 2018 22:23 Cheney Free Press Bill and Pat Trout were the recipients of the 2017 Medical Lake Kiwanis Club Senior Citizen Volunteer-of-the-Year. The award was presented to the 40-year residents of Medical Lake at the annual Kiwanis Valentine's Day dinner held at Saint Anne's …
  • HDC organizes 5th annual MLK Rise & Shine Food Drive 25 Jan 2018 07:06 Huron County View THUMB REGION - The Human Development Commission (HDC) Foster Grandparent Program (FGP) and Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) performed community-based volunteer services by hosting its 5th Annual MLK Rise & Shine Food Drive in celebration …
  • UCH geriatric centre treats 13,000 patients in 12 months 30 Dec 2017 15:15 Nigerian Bulletin University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan Dr Lawrence Adebusoye, the Director of Tony Annenih Geriatric Centre at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, says the facility has treated more than 13,000 geriatric patients in the last 12 months. …
  • Optimist Club of Greater Copperas Cove holds December meeting 29 Dec 2017 05:20 Copperas Cove Leader Press Thu, 2017-12-28 21:11 david_morris Special to Leader-Press The Optimist Club of Greater Copperas met on December 14. President Sandor Vegh opened the meeting and Treasurer Tony Smith led the invocation. During the opening announcements, Secretary Susan …
  • Kids go Wild About Reading 19 Oct 2017 21:31 News Enterprise SCHROON LAKE | Students at Schroon Lake Central School have become “Wild About Reading.” What that means, School Superintendent Stephen Gratto said, is that the school purchased more than 300 new books using a contribution from the Adirondack Foundation, …
  • Tevlin: When it comes to discussing politics, it's a zoo out there 10 Sep 2017 05:57 Star Tribune   If we are learning anything during the Trump presidency, it’s that free speech is not always free, particularly on the job or in commerce. You hear stories of people who marched alongside neo-Nazis at a parade being exposed and fired from jobs. Or people …
  • Rose Brooks first recipient of senior volunteer award 17 Aug 2017 07:49 San Marcos Daily Record San Marcos Parks and Recreation and the San Marcos Senior Advisory Board invites the public to join them for the first ever San Marcos Community Senior Citizen Volunteer Award presentation at the San Marcos Activity Center, 501 E. Hopkins on National …
  • Noon Exchange Club names Senior Volunteer of the Year 28 Jul 2017 16:32 Copperas Cove Leader Press Special to Leader-Press   The Noon Exchange Club of Copperas Cove met on July 14 at Lil Tex Restaurant. President Mike Blount called the meeting to order and Pastor Brian Hawkins led the Invocation. Club Member Ashley Whitworth was asked to lead the club …
  • Candidate Questionnaire: Sedro-Woolley City Council, Ward 3 08 Jul 2017 00:29 GoSkagit Story continues below video Occupation: Medical assistant, surgical services, PeaceHealth United General Hospital Education: Mount Vernon High School Class of 1981. Skagit Valley College ATA Degree in Medical Assisting, Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. …
  • Wylie recognized as outstanding volunteer 09 May 2017 16:00 Mississippi Business Journal Patrick Wylie Patrick Wylie, who has volunteered for a host of activities and helped raise hundred of thousands of dollars to assist those affected by multiple sclerosis, has been named as Biloxi’s Distinguished Volunteer of the Year. Wylie, an economic …
  • FAIR TALK: Early fair preparations are underway 03 May 2017 16:35 Owatonna Peoples Press It’s only May, but the fair office at the Steele County Free Fair is a busy place each day as early preparations are being made for the 2017 fair. Sponsors for various fair events are being secured, returning vendors confirmed and entertainment bookings …
  • TODD HALE: Gainey Park was a resting place for Navy Panther 15 Apr 2017 07:22 Owatonna Peoples Press Each time I make the drive along Lemond Road and pass Gainey Park, at the Thomas Avenue corner, I reflect back to the time when that park was the final resting place of a Navy Panther jet fighter. The plane was a thrilling piece of play equipment that …
  • Fugere named Medical Lake's Senior of the Year 17 Feb 2017 20:57 Cheney Free Press   Al Stover Medical Lake Kiwanis member Duane Wolfe (right) tells a story about Wayne Fugere (left), the 2016 Senior Citizen Volunteer of the Year recipient, helping him deliver eggs for the annual Easter Egg hunt. See a photo gallery from the event here. …
  • Images of 2016 07 Jan 2017 02:13 Cheney Free Press   Some of the highlights of 2016 included Elisabeth Moseley (middle in top photo) selection as the Medical Lake Kiwanis Senior Citizen Volunteer of the Year in February; Fairchild Air Force Base winning the prestigious Omaha Trophy, held by former base …