This month, 80 golfers came out to support the effort of our programs in Nicaragua to improve the lives of aging older adults living in extreme poverty there. This was the 6th annual golf tournament in North Carolina and we are so grateful for their efforts to raise...Click here to read about how Tom Jones, resident at Touchmark’s Parkview Community, is continuing to serve his greater community and how living in a retirement community setting has helped him to connect with people who have shared similar life experiences. Are...OHSU’s 6th service learning trip to Nicaragua wrapped up earlier this month. This group of 9 nursing students and 1 faculty member worked in various clinical sites in the cities of Jinotepe, San Marcos and Diriamba, and provided valuable services to each community....JFRF is proudly partnering with Multnomah County Family Caregiver Support Program for the 11th Annual Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Retreat, taking place on Thursday, June 8th. Come for rejuvenating activities and to meet other grandparents raising relative...Follow this link to read the OPB article: Republican Health Care Bill Could Squeeze Seniors Needing Long-Term Care, which features comments by JFRF Founder and President, Keren Brown Wilson....Please join us on Tuesday, April 11th from 1:00 – 2:00 PM for a family raising family focus group, co-hosted by NAYA and JFRF. We are very much interested in reaching grandparents and relatives of all ages and cultures who have found themselves acting as primary...Congratulations to the 2017 Ageless Award Honorees! JFRF is pleased to honor Senator Margaret Louise Carter, Rev. Dr. Rodney I. Page and Rabbi Joshua Stampfer. Join us in honoring these exemplary leaders on: Thursday, April 27, 2017 11:30am – 1:00pm at the...Click here to see the Concordia News edition with an article by JFRF President, Keren Brown Wilson (scroll to page 9). The article happily announces that JFRF will be expanding our Ties That Bind program and moving forward with the development of a website that...A new journal entry in Gerontology & Geriatrics Education (The official journal of the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education) was published in late November 2016, highlighting JFRF’s international service-learning program in Nicaragua and...The 2017 Ageless Award Luncheon will be held on April 27th at the Multnomah Athletic Club. Our committee is currently reviewing nominations and we are excited to announce the 2017 honorees in the coming months!