Archive for November 2014

Two New Ways to Donate to Friends!

Kroger Community Rewards Program Donate to Friends every time you purchase groceries at Kroger! Using your Kroger Plus Card account, enroll in the Community Rewards Program and select Friends of Gwinnett County Senior Services as your designated nonprofit to earn rewards. Friends’ NPO number is 38167. Click here for complete enrollment instructions. AmazonSmile Foundation Do…

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Stronger Together: Engaging Faith-Based Communities in Support of Gwinnett Seniors – Update

Friends hosted the first Stronger Together: Engaging Faith-Based Communities in Support of Gwinnett Seniors breakfast conference to discuss and explore ways to serve our growing senior population. The event, sponsored by Hope Center for Memory Care, sparked enthusiasm for ways that faith-based organizations can engage with our older adults to help them meet their needs.…

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Mrs. J and Her Home Makeover

Mrs. J was often sleeping in a chair in her front yard because she feared her roof would fall in. Friends provided some financial support so a local church could shore up the structure, put on a new roof, redo the plumbing, upgrade wiring, and clean up her living quarters. Mrs. J is now able…

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