Local caregiver is living proof of stress-reduction research, August 9, 2014

Daily News Journal, August 9, 2014 When a family member caring for a loved one afflicted with dementia is relieved even temporarily from that responsibility, that caregiver will experience a biological response that reduces stress and contributes to better long-term health. According to studies at Penn State University and the … Continue reading

Mindful Care poolside party to include wine tasting, bottle swap, May 15, 2014

Murfreesboro Post, May 15, 2014 The community is invited to “Slide into Summer” and enjoy wine tasting and refreshments poolside and under the moonlight to support the efforts of Mindful Care Adult Day Services of Rutherford County, Saturday, May 31, from 7-10 p.m. The event will be held the home … Continue reading

Mindful Care Adult Day Services asks for your support May 6, 2014

Murfreesboro Post, May 5, 2014 The Big Payback, which starts Tuesday, May 6 at 6 a.m., is a new 24-hour, online giving event in the 40 counties served by The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. The goal is simply to inspire Middle Tennesseans to show pride in their community and … Continue reading

Elders First receives grant for enrichment program, August 16, 2012

Murfreesboro Post, August 16, 2012 Elders First Adult Day Services of Rutherford County recently received a $6,000 grant from The Baptist Healing Trust. The grant will be used by Elders First to continue to provide a humane and supportive daytime enrichment program, which is available to the estimated 2,590 people … Continue reading

Milestone: Lori Domer named assistant director Of Elders First Adult Day Services, February 7, 2012

Murfreesboro Post, February 7, 2012 Lori Domer, formerly director of activities and marketing assistant at Creekside at Three Rivers Assisted Living in Murfreesboro, has been named assistant director of Elders First of Rutherford County. The announcement was made by Tina O’Brien, founder and executive director of the nonprofit adult day … Continue reading

Nonprofit awards $16,000 in grants to RuCo organizations, January 4, 2012

Murfreesboro Post, January 4, 2012 NASHVILLE – The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee announced Wednesday it had awarded $16,285 in grants to eight Rutherford County nonprofit organizations as part of the organization’s annual grant-making process. “Our grant-making is at the core of our mission to connect generosity with need and … Continue reading

Five RuCo nonprofits receive nearly $10,000 total from Community Foundation, January 18, 2011

Murfreesboro Post, January 18, 2011 NASHVILLE – The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, a charitable organization dedicated to enriching the quality of life in the 40 Middle Tennessee counties it serves, has distributed $9,800 in grants to five Rutherford County nonprofit organizations as part of The Foundation’s annual grantmaking process.“This … Continue reading