Sip for Seniors

Sip for Seniors Event

Mark your calendars! Great wine, delicious food, great people and a super fun silent auction!!! Proceeds benefit seniors in Gwinnett! To purchase tickets, go to:

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Outback-at-Work Charity Lunch

It’s that time again! Outback-at-Work is back and scheduled for Wednesday, October 20, 2021.  Place your order for a delicious mixed-grill meal by completing the form below or contacting Friends at Friends‘ volunteers will deliver meals to your work (within Gwinnett County only please & minimum group order of 4 for delivery). All proceeds…

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Farewell to a Great Friend of Friends

John Winters

It’s time to say “Farewell” to long-serving Friends of Gwinnett Seniors (Friends) board member and community leader, John Winters. John and his wife, Joan, are relocating to the sunny beaches of Florida to be closer to their daughter and her family. John, a retired Certified Financial Planner and founder of Cornerstone Financial Partners, LLC, served…

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Anthem Foundation Grant Allows Disabled Gwinnett Seniors to Fulfill Medical Treatment During COVID-19 Alert

In December, 2019, the Anthem Foundation awarded Friends of Gwinnett Seniors, Inc. a generous grant award to encourage disabled and transportation-challenged participants to avoid skipping scheduled appointments due to financial hardship. Since 2009, the affordable Get In Gear transportation program, partially funded by a federal 5310 grant that requires a local cost share, has been…

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SNAP Benefits Increase

Attention Seniors! Governor Kemp recently announced a vast increase in SNAP benefits for our seniors.  SNAP benefits increased from $15/month up to a maximum benefit amount for their household size which is $194/month for a household of one based on qualifications.   This is a temporary supplement for SNAP Program due to COVID-19.  Please spread the…

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