New senior network

Posted on Sep 23, 2014 | 0 comments

The Community Foundation of Grundy County has convened and co-convened a number of networks over the years – agencies and organizations who provide services for a particular population in our county – in order to partner for solutions.   What’s been missing is a network of agencies who provide services to our county’s seniors.  Therefore we began convening this Senior Network in July.   The goal of this Network is to assemble a list of existing...

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Updates on community foundation

Posted on Sep 8, 2014 | 0 comments

By Devan Gagliardo Community Foundation of Grundy County Sept. 8, 2014 As a child, I always felt like time stood still just to keep me from another birthday, another Christmas, or another summer vacation. My grandma would always say, “Wait until you get older, the days will fly by.” As an adult I now understand the truth to that statement. I’d like to give a middle-of-the year update on the program side of the Community Foundation of Grundy...

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“Age in Place” event October 1

Posted on Sep 3, 2014 | 0 comments

What amenities and services does Grundy County need for our senior citizens to lead full and productive retirements?  What would you as a senior like to see in our community? Two “Age in Place” experts will be in Morris on October 1st help answer these questions and give guidance to our community’s leaders. The event is “Challenges of the Future:  Is Grundy County a Retirement-Friendly Community?” and will be held on Wednesday, October 1st,...

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