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Bethany Village Nursing Grant Committee Celebrates a Decade of Giving Back

For more than 50 years, Bethany Village has a reputation for providing quality, innovative care and services to seniors. As the need for healthcare personnel grows, the need for professional development opportunities for associates...



Hal Garman and Michele Bulatovic

Gifts Fund Full-Time Coordinator for Beloved Community

When the Gaithersburg Beloved Community Initiative was first established in 2011, it relied heavily on the efforts of its visionary founder, Asbury Methodist Village resident the Rev. Hal Garman. Senior volunteers in the program...



Artha Jean Snyder and Dick Hirata

Parkinson’s Exercise Classes at Asbury Methodist Village

When Artha Jean Snyder’s late husband, Grant, was battling Parkinson’s disease, he benefitted greatly from exercise classes specifically designed for those with his condition.

Artha Jean established an endowment fund to make the...


$300,000 Matching Gift Challenge for Springhill’s New Aquatic Center

When Springhill resident Marilyn Bernhard thought of the best way to honor her late husband, Dr. Robert Bernhard - an accomplished physician, a doting father and greate athlete - a project related to fitness seemed perfect.

And...


Reading and Remembrance

The Eric Vaughan Smith Library is a small, yet beloved space on the Asbury Solomons campus. In the main hallway of the community center, it provides a place of learning, relaxation and adventure! 

In 2000, Donald K. Smith, an...


Benefitting Body and Soul at Inverness Village

The recent completion of a labyrinth at Inverness Village in Tulsa, Okla., fulfilled a dream for resident Tom Wilson. Tom's wife, Laura, walked the labyrinth at nearby Saint John's Episcopal every day as a way to prayerfully rest...



Spring Fling Co-Chairs going all out for the event

Happy Days Are Here Again

The annuel Spring Fling fundraiser brought "Happy Days" to Inverness Village in Tulsa, Okla., this year. With music from the 1950s and decorations presenting a throwback of a soda shop, diner and life-size cutouts of famous people...


Gift Annuity Rates Have Increased

Would you like more income and financial security? Do you own assets that produce little or no income? Have you considered a charitable gift annuity in the past but weren’t ready? If you answered yes to any of these questions, now...