Welcoming Diversity

Gay and Growing Old

Published: June 1, 2022 While the U.S. census has never measured how many LGBTQ+ people live in America, reports estimate that there are currently around 3 million LGBTQ+  adults over…

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Kendal~Crosslands Hosts Job Fair

Kendal~Crosslands Communities will host a job fair on Wednesday, June 1, from 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm at their Kendal at Longwood campus. “We are thrilled to provide a job…

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Lisa Marsilio and Leah Reynolds

Kendal~Crosslands Helps Avondale Flood Victims

Responsibility in the Greater Community When the remnants of Hurricane Ida blew through Chester County in early September, gratefully, the residents who live at Kendal~Crosslands Communities and the staff members…

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The Kendal Corporation Voting Rights Statement of Principles

The right for citizens to cast their votes is a core tenet of our democratic republic.   We at The Kendal Corporation, guided by our Quaker values, believe it is…

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Old Kennett Meeting

Community, Diversity, and Justice

Kendal-Crosslands Communities was founded by a grant from the Philadelphia Society of Friends, also known as Quakers, in 1973 to transform the experience of aging. The Committee on Aging group…

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LGBT Pride Month Conversations in Oberlin

Published: July 1, 2021 Conversations about gay rights have been going on at Kendal at Oberlin for years, but in recent times the conversations during Pride Month have been more…

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Residents & Staff Discuss ‘How To Be An Antiracist’

March 25, 2021—The Diversity and Inclusion Committee wanted to provide an opportunity for the community to read a current book about race and racism and then discuss what they had read.

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Celebrating Black History Month - 2021

Published: February 4, 2021 February has been Black History Month for a long time  –  95 years in fact. But this year the monthlong celebration is especially robust given the…

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Kendal at Oberlin Celebrates Pride Week

Published: June 17, 2019 From its start, Kendal at Oberlin has been a welcoming community for older adults of all races, cultures and sexual orientations. But last year, as the…

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