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Kendal Grant Funds Initiative to Reduce Isolation, Suicide Among Older Adults

Program has potential to be replicated nationwide Dec. 19, 2017—Kendal Charitable Funds announced Tuesday that it has awarded a $50,000 Promising Innovations grant to fund a two-year initiative to engage…

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Initiative to Reduce Isolation and Suicide Among Older Adults Funded by KCF

Dec. 19, 2017—Kendal Charitable Funds announced Tuesday that it has awarded a $50,000 Promising Innovations grant to fund a two-year initiative to engage isolated older adults who are at risk…

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KCC Honored with LeadingAge’s Cultural Diversity and Inclusion Award

Nov. 3,  2017—LeadingAge has awarded Kendal-Crosslands Communities its 2017 Hobart Jackson Diversity and Inclusion Award for the community’s five-year collaboration with educators and advocates to create the Chester Charter School…

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4 Vaccines Older Adults Need to Prevent 6 Serious Diseases

Why Older Adults Need the Shingles, Flu, Pneumonia and Tdap Vaccines Benjamin Franklin’s statement that “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure,” underscores the need for vaccinations.…

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"Two Guys" on an Adventure

Kendal at Longwood Residents Bicycle from Pittsburgh to Washington, D.C. When George Mallory was asked, “Why did you climb Mount Everest?” he famously answered “Because it’s there.” Those are the…

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Land Set Aside for a Riverfront Park

June 9, 2017—Kendal at Hanover has partnered with the Town of Hanover in a license agreement for public use of what is now called the Kendal Riverfront Park. Under the…

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Initiative to Improve Living Conditions for Hopi Tribe Elders Funded by Kendal Promising Innovations Grant

Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, Dec. 12, 2016—Kendal Charitable Funds announced today that it has awarded a $25,000 Promising Innovations grant to fund a yearlong project to make Native American elders’ homes…

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Expressions of Gratitude: Ralph Turner

Ralph Turner looked at the world through the eyes of a scientist.  “All sciences from A (astronomy) to Z (zoology),” the retired Oberlin College psychology professor wrote in the bio…

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Michigan LGBT Aging Project awarded $25,000 Kendal Promising Innovations grant

Project will develop resources and trainers for unpaid caregivers Dec. 15, 2015—Kendal Charitable Funds has awarded a $25,000 Promising Innovations grant to the Michigan LGBT Aging Project to develop resources…

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