Eh brah, thanks for nothin! We had car trouble at the beach parking lot in Wailea. We were just two seniors in the afternoon sun with no phone. There was a security guy in his cool car sipping his cool drink but he wouldn’t help–didn’t even get out of his vehicle. Many many thanks to others who tried to help, especially a young man at the Andaz hotel who tracked down our … [Read more...] about Eh good guys who helped us in Wailea!
This story began over a misunderstanding about a toy. During the run-up to our annual Charity Gift Guide, which we published on Nov. 21, the wish list from Maui Adult Day Care Centers included the curious entry “life size dolls.” Not really sure what the organization meant by that, and having very little knowledge of what MADCC did in any case, I emailed back, asking for … [Read more...] about How Maui Adult Day Care Centers Uses Dancing And Dolls To Help Those With Dementia
The A&B Foundation recently awarded $20,000 to the Kaunoa Senior Center. Kaunoa’s congregate and home delivered meals program served more than 95,000 meals last year to 1,400 seniors and continues strong. The program, set up through the Federal Older Americans Act of 1965, provides seniors with nutritionally balanced meals, socialization with peers and nutrition education. … [Read more...] about A and B Foundation Gives 20K To Kaunoa Senior Center