Social determinants of health are non-medical factors that influence health outcomes, including nutrition, environment, education, economic security, and social connectedness. Up to 80% of an individual's overall health and wellbeing can be impacted by these factors.
Meet Carol, Jerry, and Laura – Peninsula Shepherd Center members who received one-on-one technology training through the Connections Through Technology Program thanks to a grant from the San Diego Seniors Community Foundation.
As society anticipates the largest intergenerational transfer of wealth in history, the option to make a legacy gift of real estate opens up new philanthropic opportunities.
A grant to the San Diego LGBT Center will fund community outreach and digital support to improve virtual connection for LGBTQ seniors.
By the year 2030, 1 in 4 San Diegans will be age 60 or older. The infrastructure, services and supports necessary to help this burgeoning population age in place and maintain independence is woefully inadequate. We believe the time for solutions is now, and philanthropy will be key.