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As COVID Overwhelmed Caregivers and Isolated Seniors, Peninsula Health Care District Steps Up and Makes Major Financial Investment

Burlingame, Calif., July 12, 2021 – As the world begins getting closer to a post-COVID reality, senior citizens throughout San Mateo County have suffered as a result of the isolation created by the pandemic. Equally, caregivers have been overwhelmed by the enormity of caring for loved ones without any support or respite during the pandemic. In …

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PENINSULA VOLUNTEERS, INC. RECEIVES $20,000 GRANT FROM THE SAN BRUNO COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PENINSULA VOLUNTEERS, INC. RECEIVES $20,000 GRANT FROM THE SAN BRUNO COMMUNITY FOUNDATION Menlo Park, CA- JANUARY, 2020:  Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. (PVI) is pleased to announce that it has received a $20,000 grant from the San Bruno Community Foundation Community Grants Program. The Grant is targeted for PVI’s Meals on Wheels program to …

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Sequoia Healthcare District Awards Grants to Peninsula Volunteers, Inc.

PRESS RELEASE Funding Will Improve Health of Community Seniors June 2019 – Menlo Park, CA Each year, Sequoia Healthcare District provides grants through the competitive Caring Community Grants program, ranging from 10,000 to 100,000 to local non-profits that offer health services to district residents. For the 2019-20 grant cycle, 54 grants totaling 2.6 million were …

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Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. Receives $10,000 grant from Kaiser Permanente

Menlo Park, CA – June, 2019:  Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. (PVI) is pleased to announce that it has received a $10,000 grant from the Kaiser Permanente Northern California Region, San Mateo area. This grant is to further assist PVI’s ability to support aging in place through its nutrition and physical activity programs.  This project is supported …

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Rosener House first in the U.S. to host French tango program for Alzheimer’s patients

By Chris Kenrick B Special to The Almanac When Barbara Kalt invited a team of French researchers to bring an experimental therapeutic tango program to Menlo Park’s Rosener House earlier this year, she wasn’t sure whether the dance steps would help improve the cognition, gait and balance in participants with Alzheimer’s disease. She hoped, at …

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Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. receives $5,000 grant from PA Weekly Holiday Fund

The Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund campaign exceeded expectations this year by raising $411,000 for local nonprofits, the largest amount in its 26-year history. Checks in amounts ranging from $3,000 to $20,000 were given out to organization representatives at the end of the reception held April 22, 2019, at the Palo Alto Weekly’s headquarters. Peter …

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PVI Rosener House 1st in U.S. to Join in Worldwide Program to Demonstrate Effect of Music & Movement on Older Adults with Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s

For Immediate Release MENLO PARK, CA – April 15th, 2019 On Thursday, April 25th, Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. Rosener House will team up with a team of French researchers, professional dance instructors, musicians, and Stanford University to research the effect Tango has on patients of Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and other neurodegenerative disorders in a project called the …

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PENINSULA VOLUNTEERS, INC. RECEIVES $15,000 GRANT FROM KAISER PERMANENTE

Menlo Park, CA – June, 2018:  Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. (PVI) is pleased to announce that it has received a $15,000 grant from the Kaiser Permanente Northern California Region, South San Francisco. This grant will further assist PVI’s mission to support seniors through its expanded Meals on Wheels program. This project is supported by Kaiser Permanente …

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