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Press Release: Dec 3, 2013

ElderHelp urges the San Diego community to rally around
‘Holiday Angels’ donation drive

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Event date: December 7th
ElderHelp is urging the citizens of San Diego to rally around its senior community this holiday season and has created an amazing way to help make a difference through giving toHoliday Angels. This special program, in partnership with the United Parcel Service (UPS), will deliver a festive holiday plant and gift card to the more than 300 senior citizens in the care of ElderHelp of San Diego this holiday season.

There is no way to feel more joy or more fulfillment this season, then to support someone who would not otherwise receive a visitor or a gift during the holidays. For many in our care, this may be the only gift and visitor they see throughout the holidays.
– Deborah Martin, ElderHelp CEO/Executive Director

 

The support ElderHelp receives in the form of gift card donations goes 100% to the seniors we serve. To help purchase gift cards in increments of $25 (MasterCard & Visa gift cards preferred) or make a cash donation by December 6th, visit us online at www.holidayangelssd.com or mail your donation to 6150 Mission Gorge Road, Ste 140, San Diego, CA 92120. We will purchase gift cards for seniors on your behalf.
Other sponsors of the program include San Diego Gas & Electric, Hill Compliance Advisors, Stacy Matseas and Sayre Consulting.

For more information, call John Brannelly at (619) 284-9281 x113

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About ElderHelp

ElderHelp is an integral part of the spectrum of government, health care and community based providers that are focused on providing long-term care to seniors within the community. ElderHelp is one of the only agencies that is solely focused on providing affordable services and programs to seniors within their own homes. ElderHelp continues to provide an array of programs that still include case management and homecare services through the Concierge Club and live-in matching services through the HomeShare program. In addition, ElderHelp also provides tax assistance, legal help, benefits counseling and information and assistance. In 2012, ElderHelp helped 4,418 seniors remain living in their own homes and communities.