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Food Security

Senior Connection and our volunteers have always worked tirelessly to ensure our area senior citizens are able to get food.    This commitment only increased during COVID-19.  From March 1 through May 28, our driver and volunteers have gone to the grocery store over 250 times and delivered over 130 Manna boxes.    If you… Read More

Welcome New Volunteers!

Please join us in welcoming all of our new volunteers!  Thank you all for stepping up and giving back to our area senior citizens during this unpresented and uncertain time.  Now more than ever, please know that your efforts greatly impact our area seniors and are very much appreciated.  To our seniors, your are not… Read More

The Dogtor is in…

Shout out to one of our volunteers: Caroline Benzel and Loki (who actually isn’t one of our volunteers, because she can’t drive or talk, but who is awesome all the same…) https://video.foxnews.com/v/6150487168001#sp=show-clips  

Welcome New Volunteers!

Please join us in welcoming the newest volunteers (and sisters), Eliza, Yomi, Ugonne. Thanks for joining our team!    

Senior Housing & Aging in Place Resource Fair

At the Senior Housing & Aging in Place Resource Fair, hosted by Holiday Park Senior Center, you will be provided with the information and resources needed to decide whether to stay in your current home or to downsize to your next one. Stop by our table for more information on how Senior Connection can help… Read More

2019 Volunteer Appreciation Event

Senior Connection honored it’s volunteers at our annual Volunteer Appreciation Celebration on April 11, 2019, at Maggiano’s, in Chevy Chase, DC.   We were so glad to see our volunteers connect with one another and enjoy the delicious food and beverages.   Our Volunteer of the Year Award was presented to Carol Gilbert, who has done an… Read More

2018 Volunteer Appreciation Event Recap

On Thursday, October 11, The Senior Connection hosted our annual Volunteer Appreciation Event at the Brightview West End assisted living community in Rockville. We were so glad to see our volunteers show up to enjoy the delicious food and beverages provided by Heckman’s Deli! Our Volunteer of the Year Award was presented to Mary Jane… Read More

The Senior Connection wins the Grand STAR Award, including a Toyota Prius

The Senior Connection wins the Grand STAR Award, including a Toyota Prius The National Volunteer Transportation Center (NVTC) announced the winners for the 15th Annual STAR Awards which recognize outstanding volunteer transportation programs across the country.  The Senior Connection was selected as the Grand STAR Award winner, which includes a Toyota Prius.  The NVTC also… Read More