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SAGE Presents Give Forward Workshop

Saturday March 11, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 5:30 PM PST, at Overlook House Back by popular demand, SAGE is excited to offer our Give Forward Workshop. Attendees will explore strategies for making a positive difference in the world, with emphasis on bringing life to your

Generations join hands photo

Senior Discounts for Kids? You bet!

Share your savings with kids in need ’Tis the season for sharing blessings. Thanks to generous area seniors and a partnership between local non-profit organizations SAGE (Senior Advocates for Generational Equity) and Neighborhood House, these holidays are being made a little brighter for some local kids

old man plays guitar as young girl plays accoridon

Musical Mentors Make Memories

by Tim Hill “Musick has Charms to sooth a savage Breast.” So goes one of the most oft misquoted sayings around. Originally penned by William Congreve as the first line in his play The Mourning Bride (1697), the phrase, or a variation of it, is

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Honor Fathers By Helping Kids

This Father’s Day, honor your dad by helping children who don’t have one. A great way to celebrate Father’s Day is to honor your dad with a charitable gift to the mentoring program of Big Brothers Big Sisters. Each year, Americans spend over $12 billion

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Citizen Scientists Nurture Nature

Volunteer opportunities abound for local seniors interested in getting outside amidst the flora and fauna. Most everyone has heard of the Audubon Society and the important work they do with birds and other species. Here’s some information about how they welcome individuals who are interested

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Reddit Renders Retirement Rockstar!

This guy’s Fountain of Youth flows from curiosity and an open mind, and he generously shares the elixir with his many Reddit followers. Ron Lehker, you are our hero for the day! (curated from an article by Jessica Contrera for The Washington Post). 90-year-old Bridges the Generation

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NY Volunteers Join Art and Nutrition

This looks like a very cool project. With all of the talent and generosity our community has to offer, it would be great to see something like this here! (Excerpted from The Huffington Post). Artists Bring Homemade Food to Those In Need In 1985, hospice volunteer Ganga