Celebrating Love for 25 years!  Happy Valentine's Day!
Let a Nursing Home Elder Know You Care--See Below


HAPPY HEART NEWS HAPPY NEW YEAR
   FEBRUARY 2019   
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  • Program Highlights-- Photos to make your heart smile!
  • Avalanche discounted tickets benefit Bessie's Hope!
  • Become a 25th Year "Bridge Builder" to receive a commemorative gift AND call 303-830-9037 NOW to have a rose delivered in your name to an elder who has NO visitors.
  • Amazon Smiles and Shaklee! See "Shop to Benefit Bessie's Hope"
  • In Honor / Memory donations -- great birthday gifts; honoree receives
    a creation from youth/elder
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Youth and Elders Program Feature
 
Students from DCIS having fun with "grandpartners at Briarwood Health Care Center.

 
Check out our  Youth and Elders Program,  get a group involved!
EXCITING NEW INITIATIVE
  School-to-Career Work Force Development 
for Long Term Care  
Go to School-to-Care Work Force Development for Long Term Care for contact info to get involved.
Special Feature

We are honored to celebrate with Vivian and Robert Duntsch.  This photo was provided by their son, when I asked for permission to feature his parents.   More  

See Community and Elders Program and get your work place or organization involved.
Family and  Elders Program 
Current Feature

Pearl, a volunteer with a huge heart, has adopted Ruth Ann, an elder who is no longer among the 60% who receive no personal visitors. Read the amazing coincidence Pearl experienced!
 
Family and Elders Program, a perfect and rewarding volunteer experience for individuals and families.
GET AVALANCHE TICKETS
for a discounted price
AND benefit Bessie's Hope!

Two games to choose from:

Feb 16 VS St Louis Blues
Mar 17 VS New Jersey Devils

 

Tickets start at just $25! Click to choose your tickets:

 

 
Check out new exciting Shaklee products to support Bessie's Hope


 
 

Shop with  Smile.Amazon.com and give back by making Bessie's Hope your charity of choice!
Become a Bridge Builder, Partner or Angel of Hope
Now, at the beginning of our 25th Anniversary Year
to receive a commemorative gift AND to give a rose on Valentine's Day to an elder who receives no visitors! 
Call 303-830-9037 and mention this NOW!
Become a Bridge Builder with a monthly donation of any amount and provide Bessie's Hope with continuous, predictable income to support our work that builds bridges of compassion, empathy, and respect.  Make it in honor of a loved one, so that you and they will receive a thank you from youth and elders.  
 
What are Partners of Hope and  Angels of Hope ?
Individuals, families, businesses and community groups who provide annual gifts that sponsor Youth and Elder partnerships. See our current list  of Partners and Angels of Hope, plus benefits to the  levels of giving.
 
Learn more  here  or call Phillip at 303-830-9457 to set up your monthly donations or make your 25th Anniversary Year donation to be a Partner or Angel! 

Donations Made In Memory / In Honor

In Memory:
Eve Cole
by Jeff Cole

Laurel and Lyall Dillon
by Dr Patty Meek

Don Johnson
by  Pam and Dave Duke
 
Theodore Kuhlman
by Laura Berens

Don & Ellen Long
by Sheila Long

Barbara Minner
by Deborah Maglio

Kona Powers
by Lori Powers

Dan Sillers
by Iva Lou Bailey

Edith Sloane
by Lisa McFarland
 
In Honor:
Dema Bailey 
by  Iva Lou Bailey

Phillip Enmark & Austin Scott
by  Kathy & Nancy Rowe
Larry & Nancy Scott
Jean Scott Gauldin

Jo Hillyer
by Ginny Green

Linda Holloway
by Marriott Smart
Mabel (Woody) Renzetti
by Patricia Renzetti

Peggy Shelton
by  Linda Holloway

Marie Torreano
by Ginny Green

Marge Utne
by Marie Torreano

Bessie's Hope Board of Directors

Pat Robinson - Chairperson

LaFawn Biddle  
Steve Edmonds
David Geras
Doug Krug   
Susan Markley  
Richard Stephenson