Avenidas announces its 2023 Lifetimes of Achievement honorees at an intimate reception on February 6th
(February 7, 2023, Palo Alto, CA) Avenidas is proud to announce the 35th Anniversary of their celebrated Lifetimes of Achievement event. Each year Avenidas spotlights local citizens who have dedicated their lives to community improvement, social change, volunteering, and philanthropy with its Lifetimes of Achievement Award.
The candidates were first unveiled by Lifetimes Chair Margo Rich Ogus at a private reception held Monday, February 6th. The honorees are Anne Warner Cribbs, Peter Carpenter and Jane Shaw Carpenter, Loretta Green, Karen Ross and Roger Smith.
This group of six will next be honored at a garden party on Sunday, May 21st, which is open to the public. (Tickets are $125 per person, which includes appetizers, wine, and music.) You may purchase tickets and make honor gifts in the name of an honoree at www.avenidas.org.
“I am delighted with this incredible group of esteemed honorees. For the past 35 years Lifetimes has recognized devoted individuals and celebrated the contributions they have made throughout their lives. This inspiring selection continues the Avenidas tradition as we thank and congratulate each of them for the important and long-lasting impact they have had on our community.”Avenidas President and CEO Amy Yotopoulos
Avenidas has been providing programs and services to help older adults on the mid-Peninsula stay active, safe and connected since 1969. Whether seniors require rides to the doctor’s office, counseling sessions, or tech assistance, or if they want to learn a new language, take an exercise class, and make new friends, Avenidas is here for them. We are the #1 Resource for older adults and their families. We operate two Adult Enrichment Centers, one at 450 Bryant Street, one at Cubberley, and an adult day health care center in Mountain View. www.avenidas.org
Contact: Dwane Anderson
Vice President, Fund Development