Marcee’s Corner August 2017

This month I want to dedicate my space to an announcement I’d like to share with you. If you know someone who is looking for somewhere to make a charitable donation, now would be a great time to tell them about this challenge. I am constantly amazed at the generosity...

Marcee’s Corner – July 2017

It’s July and we typically think of celebrations in July. As I write this newsletter today, we are about to have our annual Volunteer Recognition Dinner. Our volunteers and all their hard work are truly worth celebrating. We have volunteers who do many things. Here...

Marcee’s Corner – June 2017

Marcee’s Corner June 9th is the first annual George & Pat Jones Community Service Day, and we have a couple great groups who are coming to help with some projects:  Gesa Credit Union’s Financial Education Team will give a workshop on scams and keeping yourself...

Marcee’s Corner – March for Meals

MARCH FOR MEALS: WHY THE MONTH OF MARCH? On March 22, 1972, President Nixon signed into law a measure that amended the Older Americans Act of 1965 and established a national nutrition program for seniors. For nearly 45 years, senior nutrition programs like ours have...

December Marcee’s Corner

Marcee’s Corner December is an exciting month for us: we hope to open our new senior dining café!  There are still a couple of construction projects to be completed, including the installation of the hood above the range we will use for cooking classes and...

November Marcee’s Corner

I promised to share with you some of the results from our annual client survey, so here they are!  From our Senior Dining participants: Do the meals help me eat healthier and more balanced meals? Yes—104, N—3, Unsure—1. Is the staff friendly and helpful? Yes—107,...