From left: Bethesda Corporate Director of Marketing, Angela Green and ViewPointe Marketing Director, Shanon Gilbert present $5000 to Colorado Parkinson’s Foundation, Inc. representatives Jill Reid, VP and Ric Pfarrer.
ViewPointe Senior Living Community recently awarded a $5,000 grant through its parent company’s Community Benefit Program to the Colorado Parkinson’s Foundation, Inc. Every year, each Bethesda Senior Living Communitiy contributes to one or more worthy causes in its local community regardless of surplus or deficit.
ViewPointe and the Colorado Parkinson’s Foundation, Inc. share a commitment to support Parkinson’s education and care.
Through this grant, the Parkinson’s Foundation, Inc. will provide professional education to loved ones and caregivers and the Foundation’s Annual Symposiums for members, their caregivers and other interested parties. In addition, the grant helps sustain health and wellness programs, meeting expenses and a newsletter for staff and residents.
The Parkinson’s Foundation, Inc. is dependent on the generosity of the community through funding, grants and fundraising for roughly 75% of its annual budget. Grants and fundraising benefit this volunteer 501c3 organization by making the difference for a higher quality of life for Parkinsonians, families and caregivers.
Bethesda Senior Living Communities is committed to enriching the lives of older adults through service and distributes more than $100,000 annually in community grants. BSLC is proud to serve nearly 1400 older adults across six states. Find your local community and schedule a tour today!
Posted on Wed, July 1, 2015
by Shawn Deane