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Pasadena Senior Center Awarded Grant For Ages 50 and Older

African American news from Pasadena - Community News - Pasadena Senior Center awarded grantThe S. Mark Taper Foundation has awarded an unrestricted $10,000 grant to the Pasadena Senior Center.

The support will help fund important programs and services provided to people ages 50 and older who live in the greater Pasadena area and surrounding communities. The Pasadena Senior Center gears its programs toward two specific populations to address the full spectrum of senior issues and concerns: seniors who require basic needs assistance and seniors who seek personal growth and social interaction.

"We are deeply appreciative of the foundation's support of our delivery of meaningful services to seniors in our community," said Executive Director Akila Gibbs. "It is an honor to partner with the foundation and we look forward to sharing our achievements with them over the next year."

The S. Mark Taper Foundation is dedicated to enhancing the quality of people's lives by supporting nonprofit organizations and their work in the communities they serve.

For more information about the Pasadena Senior Center's programs and services visit www.pasadenaseniorcenter.org or call (626) 795-4331.

[Founded in 1959, the Pasadena Senior Center is an independent, nonprofit organization that offers recreational, educational, wellness and social services to people ages 50 and over in a friendly environment. Services are also provided for frail, low-income and homebound seniors.]



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