Navigation Links
Avenidas Lifetimes of Achievement 2013
Date:6/3/2013

Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) June 03, 2013

The non-profit senior services agency Avenidas will celebrate its 25th Annual Lifetimes of Achievement award, which honors the commendable contributions of six seniors in the community. This year’s chosen group has made contributions both professionally and through volunteer service. The public is invited to attend a garden party to honor the recipients on Sunday, May 19 from 3 to 5 p.m., at the private home of Michael and Paula Rantz, (located at 330 Santa Rita Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301). Music will be provided by the Jazz ConneXion, and people will get to sample delicious appetizers and wines and other beverages.

The 2013 recipients were chosen from a group of over 40 nominees. "This annual celebration of older adults who make things happen is near and dear to the hearts of many folks in the community," Avenidas CEO/President Lisa Hendrickson stated. Dr. Tom Fiene is a community physician, diagnostician and teacher; Ben and Ruth Hammett are both environmental btorenefacs and dynamic community volunteers; Al Russell is a strong education advocate; Judith Steiner is the former executive director of Hidden Villa and the founder of Innovative Housing on the Peninsula; lastly, Katsy Swan, landscape designer known for her work on the gardens at the Stanford University Medical Center.

John Sobrato, Chief Executive Officer of the Sobrato organization, will make a presentation at 4:15pm, followed by Avenidas CEO Lisa Hendrikson, who will highlight the honorees.

Tickets ($75 each, of which $50 is tax deductible) can be purchased online at https://www.avenidas.org/activities/conferences-events/achievements. Proceeds will go to help fund programs offered at Avenidas, which provide a range of services to seniors, caregivers and families.

About Avenidas:

Avenidas is a non-profit agency that seeks to create successful aging for older adults in a community that supports and celebrates older adults. They provide a wide range of support options, memberships, information, classes and services that enable people to stay active, maintain their independence, help their aging parents, or care for a spouse. They provide the resources for caregivers and the resources for older adults to support positive aging. Their innovative programs and compassionate staff (paid and volunteer) help enrich the lives of more than 6,500 mature adults and their families each year. A community-based nonprofit organization, Avenidas serves the San Francisco Bay Area mid-Peninsula communities of Palo Alto. For more information, please visit their website at http://www.avenidas.org.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/successful-aging/positive-aging/prweb10709689.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Avenidas Rose Kleiner Center to Host "How To" Workshop for Family Caregivers
2. Avenidas Village Introduces ER INFO Flash Drives
3. Avenidas Village Hosts Second Annual Financial Conference
4. Wheelock Honors Haiti Fund Co-Founder Karen Keating Ansara, Global Fund For Women, And The Singapore Government For International Achievements
5. St. Elizabeth Health Center Receives American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines – Stroke Silver Quality Achievement Award
6. Tim Smucker and Danny Wegman Honored With GS1 Lifetime Achievement Awards
7. SLCC Disability Resource Center Receives Outstanding Achievement Award from National Federation of the Blind
8. Abington Memorial Hospital’s Oncology Program Earns Outstanding Achievement Award
9. Sickle cell project named among Top 10 Clinical Research Achievements for 2012
10. National awards celebrate clinical research achievements in the US
11. 3 Mass. General researchers among recipients of Clinical Research Achievement awards
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/13/2017)... Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... ... movement in medicine known as “patient engagement.” The patient is doing more than filling ... research partners. , “There is an increasing emphasis in health care and research ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... 2017 , ... PurhealthRX , a leading Health and Nutrition Company, is ... to full spectrum CBD oil will revolutionize the rapidly growing CBD market by reducing ... easily incorporated into liquid products, while reducing costs to end users. , The team ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Many families ... However, many long-term care insurance companies have a waiver for care if the client ... elimination period, when the family pays for care, is often waived, so the benefits ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Yisrayl Hawkins, Pastor ... that explains one of the most popular and least understood books in the Holy ... and puzzling descriptions that have baffled scholars for centuries. Many have tossed it off ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... , ... October 13, 2017 , ... “America On The ... identity. “America On The Brink” is the creation of published author, William Nowers. ... great-grandchildren. As a WWII veteran, he spent thirty years in the Navy. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/10/2017)... , Oct. 10, 2017   West Pharmaceutical ... innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, today shared the ... ID Adapter for improving the intradermal administration of polio ... Skin Vaccination Summit in May 2017 by Dr. ... Polio Department, World Health Organization (WHO), and recently published ...
(Date:10/4/2017)... , Oct. 4, 2017  South Korean-based healthcare ... CPR training aide "cprCUBE" on Kickstarter. The device will ... during cardiac arrests with better efficiency compared to the ... offers real-time feedback on efficacy of the compression for ... campaign has a goal to raise $5,000. ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... , Oct. 2, 2017 Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. ... Day Software and Consulting, LLC , and named its ... Software, based in Tennessee , will ... Day expands EnvoyHealth,s service offerings for health care partners ... "In an interoperable world, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: