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

Elders First Adult Day Services, May 29, 2011

Murfreesboro Post, May 29, 2011 Elders First Adult Day Services in Rutherford County will hold its spring party and fundraiser from 7-10 p.m. Saturday, June 11 at the home of Murphy and Barbara Thomas, located at 2111 Shannon Drive in Murfreesboro. Special guest will be world-renowned cake baker Jay Qualls, … Continue reading

Elders First holds spring party, May 24, 2011

Murfreesboro Post, May 24, 2011 Elders First Adult Day Services in Rutherford County will hold its spring party and fundraiser Saturday, June 11, from 7 to 10 p.m. at the home of Murphy and Barbara Thomas, located at 2111 Shannon Drive in Murfreesboro. Special guest will be hometown, world- renowned … 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

Charity Circle ‘goes a-caroling’, December 6, 2009

Murfreesboro Post, Lisa Marchesoni, December 6, 2009 Betty Hord believes it’s important to give back to the community. That’s one reason she’s volunteered for almost 40 years as a member of the Charity Circle of Murfreesboro. Members, like Hord, began raising money by Christmas caroling. “If we collected $200 to … Continue reading

Elders First holds ‘Jammin on the River with the Back Porch Band’ annual benefit, June 14, 2009

Murfreesboro Post, Christen Magner, June 14, 2009 With a vision of creating a caring environment for elderly patients with dementia, Tina O’Brien wanted to start a program that not only benefited the families but the community as well. In her many years of experience, O’Brien saw a need for a … Continue reading

Elders First receives community grant, December 28, 2007

Murfreesboro Post, Michelle Willard, December 28, 2007 Elders First Adult Day Services received a $500 grant to provide creative and therapeutic activities for seniors from the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. Elders First will use the money to acquire equipment and supplies for therapy services for its day care participants. … Continue reading