Rich Israel will lead nonprofit as it strives to address needs of the region’s growing senior population BY LAUREN J. MAPP STAFF WRITER MARCH 28, 2022 6 AM PT San Diego Seniors Community Foundation has hired Rich Israel to be its new president and CEO. He replaces founder Bob Kelly, who will continue his work with the nonprofit[…]
In 2021, California made historic changes in its aging and disability network, dramatically improving its capacity to serve older adults and people with disabilities, as well as their families, caregivers, and communities. With the California Master Plan for Aging (CAL MPA) as a guide, Governor Newsom and lawmakers invested billions of new state and[…]
DEC. 27, 2021 8:53 AM PT Del Mar Community Connections held its annual Holiday Party Dec. 16. The event, an outdoor cookies and cocoa gathering at the Del Mar Civic Center Plaza, was planned by the Social and Good Times Committee led by Linda Chisari and was funded in partnership with the San Diego Seniors Community[…]
The San Diego Seniors Community Foundation has given $85,000 in grants to 26 area nonprofits this year to fund holiday programs as part of its No Senior Alone program this year’s grants have helped roughly 4,000 senior citizens across San Diego County through in-person and drive-thru holiday parties, meals, gift bags, poinsettias and technology devices to connect them with loved ones.
Funded by a grant from the No Senior Alone initiative, Villa Musica will share the joy of music with isolated seniors around San Diego County.