Finalists Announced for Senior Care Hero AwardsFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 9, 2013
Finalists Announced for Senior Care Hero Awards
Finalist nominees have been selected for the 2013 Senior Care Hero Awards. A total of 130 people were nominated across categories such as outstanding caregiver, physician, nurse, social worker, and administrators, among others.
Interim voting by the event’s Council Advisors narrowed the field to a shortlist of finalists within each category. The Academy of Leaders, comprised of... Read more
MOWAA & Walmart Support Care TransitionsFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 9, 2013
SeniorServ Launches Care Transition Services SeniorServ has launched a new service called Community Care Transitions. SeniorServ is partnering on the project with four area hospitals: Anaheim Regional Medical Center; St. Jude Medical Center; University of California Irvine Medical Center and Western Medical Center, Santa Ana. Program is supported by a grant from the Meals on Wheels Association of America (MOWWA) the Walmart Foundation.
The goal... Read more
Sequestration Bites Into MealsFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 1, 2013
Sequestration Bites Into Meals for County’s At-Risk Seniors
Vital Meals on Wheels Programs Threatened Stacks and stacks of paper plates bearing hand-scrawled notes like “Don’t empty my plate!” and “Stop the sequester!” recently found their way into the offices of Orange County congressmen John Campbell, Ken Calvert, Alan Lowenthal, Dana Rohrabacker and Ed Royce. Inscribed by local senior citizens who want the... Read more
OCASC Town Hall 6/21/2013
Will You Have a Roof Over Your Head?
Hot Topics in Senior Housing
FRIDAY, June 21, 2013
Ehlers Community Center, Heritage Hall
8150 Knott Avenue
Buena Park, CA 90620
A “Town Hall” format event where participants will learn about available housing resources, interact with local senior housing experts, and voice their concerns and comments to local legislators.
Please RSVP to Christine Chow... Read more
3 ways you can helpDear Friends,
We don’t normally send you emails other than our Rooftops publication, but on this occasion we have made an exception. We are proud to announce that today our organization, the National Foundation to End Senior Hunger (NFESH), in partnership with Feeding America, released a research report entitled Spotlight on Senior Hunger. The report, based on research that NFESH commissioned and funded, examines the growth of senior hunger in the United States and... Read more
Meals on Wheels Association of America Awards SeniorServ $90,000March 27, 2013
SeniorServ announced today it is honored to accept the 2013 Expanding the Vision Grant through the Meals on Wheels Association of America and the Walmart Foundation. SeniorServ will receive $90,000 toward Care Transition program.
“This grant means so much to our program,” said Holly Hagler, CEO at SeniorServ. “Support from the Meals on Wheels Association of America and the Walmart Foundation makes a tremendous difference in the lives of the clients we... Read more
Costa Mesa Mayor Jim Righeimer Delivers Meals to Homebound SeniorsMarch 25, 2013 Costa Mesa, Ca
Mayor Jim Righeimer from the City of Costa Mesa, participated in the Mayor for Meals program to show his support for our community’s homebound and hungry seniors.
“We are excited about having Mayor Righeimer participate in our Mayors for Meals Day event,” said Holly Hagler, CEO at SeniorServ. “He has been a staunch supporter of seniors in Costa Mesa and to deliver meals to Costa Mesa seniors is an excellent way to demonstrate that... Read more
2013 Celebrity Chef OC Event a Gourmet Delight!March 19, 2013
(Irvine, CA) Celebrity Chef OC, a fund raising event for SeniorServ was held Saturday, March 16, 2013. This signature special event was a huge success raising $60,000 for SeniorServ’s Meals on Wheels program. 360 guests attended and had a great time watching the Celebrity Chefs compete while enjoying a silent and live auction and a three-course dinner.
Loosely based on the Food Network’s show “Iron Chef”, Celebrity Chef OC featured notable... Read more
Meals on Wheels available to seniors in Orange CountyJanuary 29, 2013
Do you know of an older adult over the age of 60 who is homebound and has difficulty shopping for food or preparing their own meals?
If they live in central, north or west Orange County, they may qualify for SeniorServ’s Meals on Wheels program. Meals on Wheels participants receive breakfast, lunch and dinner delivered to their homes on weekdays. Additional support services are available for program participants.
The Meals on Wheels program is a donation based... Read more
Bank of America Awards $25,000 for Meals on WheelsJanuary 5, 2013
SeniorServ is awarded a $25,000 Grant from Bank of America to Support Meal Programs for Orange County Seniors in Need
More than 10,000 seniors in Orange County will benefit from the organization’s services this year.
ANAHEIM, Calif. – Community SeniorServ, Orange County’s largest Meals on Wheels and senior nutrition provider has been awarded a $25,000 grant from Bank of America to support its mission to provide vital services to more than 10,000... Read more
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