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A Light for Lula

At 91, Lula has no plans to slow down. She cooks, cleans, and tends to the vegetable garden behind her little home in the Fountain Square neighborhood, where she’s lived since moving to Indiana in 1954. Even though she’s legally blind, Lula leads a full social life, attending church and […]

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Let the Golden Years Shine

More than 62,000 Hoosiers over age 65 live below the poverty line. They are often faced with choosing between prescription medications and groceries, or between buying a warm coat and paying a utility bill. These seniors are part of the “invisible population,” struggling with loneliness, health problems and poverty without […]

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An Early Christmas Dinner

Christmas is still more than a week away, but for a group of 400 Hoosier seniors, Christmas dinner came early this year. In the first week of December The Salvation Army hosted a special Older Adult Christmas Luncheon to share the goodwill and love of the Christmas season with this […]

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Spring Luncheon For Seniors

Aside from the beautiful weather we’ve had early this year, another sure sign that Spring has arrived  is the busloads of seniors coming to enjoy a meal and entertainment. April 13th marked the annual Older Adult Spring Luncheon at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. It’s always a joy to serve the […]

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