Initiative to Reduce Isolation and Suicide Among Older Adults Funded by KCF

Dec 18, 2017

Dec. 19, 2017—Kendal Charitable Funds announced Tuesday that it has awarded a $50,000 Promising Innovations grant to fund a two-year initiative to engage isolated older adults who are at risk for depression, substance abuse and suicide through one-on-one home visits, support groups, educational programs and referrals for needed services. The grant will benefit adults 60 […]

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Initiative to Improve Living Conditions for Hopi Tribe Elders Funded by Kendal Promising Innovations Grant

Dec 12, 2016

Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, Dec. 12, 2016—Kendal Charitable Funds announced today that it has awarded a $25,000 Promising Innovations grant to fund a yearlong project to make Native American elders’ homes safer and healthier. The pilot program will benefit members of the Hopi Tribe, 65 and older, living in Second Mesa, Arizona, roughly 100 miles northwest […]

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Michigan LGBT Aging Project awarded $25,000 Kendal Promising Innovations grant

Dec 15, 2015

Project will develop resources and trainers for unpaid caregivers Dec. 15, 2015—Kendal Charitable Funds has awarded a $25,000 Promising Innovations grant to the Michigan LGBT Aging Project to develop resources and trainers for two categories of unpaid caregivers: caregivers for LGBT older adults; and LGBT caregivers for older adults. Both types of caregivers often are […]

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Caregiver Boot Camps funded by Kendal Promising Innovations grant

Dec 14, 2015

Pilot project to improve dementia care, reduce stress for family caregivers Dec. 14, 2015—Kendal Charitable Funds has awarded a $20,000 Promising Innovations grant to Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, New Jersey, to fund a yearlong Caregiver Boot Camp program. The initiative will provide education, empowerment and support to unpaid family caregivers of elders who […]

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Profiles in Generosity: Winter/Spring 2015

Mar 20, 2015

Philanthropy has played a key role in the development of the Kendal organization. Kendal is led through outstanding service by uncompensated boards of directors for the corporation and the communities. And many projects have come to fruition through generous gifts of time, talent, and treasure from residents, family members, board members, and persons in the […]

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Profiles in Generosity: Fall/Winter 2013-14

Mar 19, 2014

Philanthropy has played a key role in the development of the Kendal organization. Kendal is led through outstanding service by uncompensated boards of directors for the corporation and the communities. And many projects have come to fruition through generous gifts of time, talent, and treasure from residents, family members, board members, and persons in the […]

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Profiles in Generosity: Fall/Winter 2012-13

Oct 25, 2012

Philanthropy has played a key role in the development of the Kendal organization. Kendal is led through outstanding service by uncompensated boards of directors for the corporation and the communities. And many projects have come to fruition through generous gifts of time, talent, and treasure from residents, family members, board members, and persons in the […]

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Profiles in Generosity: Winter 2012

Dec 12, 2011

Philanthropy has played a key role in the development of the Kendal organization. Kendal is led through outstanding service by uncompensated boards of directors for the corporation and the communities. And many projects have come to fruition through generous gifts of time, talent, and treasure from residents, family members, board members, and persons in the […]

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Profiles in Generosity: Spring 2011

Mar 23, 2011

Philanthropy has played a key role in the development of the Kendal organization. Kendal is led through outstanding service by uncompensated boards of directors for the corporation and the communities. And many projects have come to fruition through generous gifts of time, talent, and treasure from residents, family members, board members, and persons in the […]

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Bet Tzedek awarded Kendal grant for Elder Abuse Prevention

Nov 18, 2013

Nov. 18, 2013—Kendal Charitable Funds has awarded a $25,000 grant to Bet Tzedek Legal Services to pilot an elder abuse prevention program within religious communities. This Lloyd Lewis Promising Innovations Grant will seed the creation of new services in Bet Tzedek’s internationally recognized Family Caregiver Justice team. Within the multi-racial, multi-class community of Koreatown in […]

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