Iona Newsletter Archives

2018

SUMMER

Articles include: No longer eating, she turned to you for help; Feeling alone in the world, Fran could lean on you; Donor Profile: Why sustainability matters to Jack, and why it should matter to you too; You are making life better for grieving caregivers like Sandi; and more!

WINTER 

Articles include: Hazel called for help, and you were there; You have given us a new and happy life; Donor Profile: Meet Derrick Chin; Thanks to you, Iona was there when Suzanne needed advice and resources; and more!

2017

FALL

Articles include: You’ll be Inspired by This Participant’s Gift; Your Gift is Inspiring Art; These Stories of Exploitation will Shock You; Donors Like You: Meet Fran

SUMMER

Articles include: Your Commitment Restores Hope in This Caregiver Son Who Never Gives Up; Why Do YOU Give to Iona?; Thank You for Sharing Your Music with Iona’s Wellness & Arts Center Participants; Giving the Gift of Time; and more!

WINTER 

Articles include: How a Microwave, a Meal, and a Mattress Change One Client’s Life; How to Help Your Older Neighbors; Your Gift Cards “Like Gold” for Vulnerable Clients; “I’d Be Lost without Your Great Service;” and more!

2016

FALL

Articles include:Letting the Light Shine Through; From Rio to DC: Iona Celebrates Summer Olympics; Thank You for Your Kindness in Honoring Sally and Caregivers; Farm-to-Table Market Gets Participant’s Health on Track; Iona’s Home Delivered Meals a Perfect Fit for Healthy Aging, and more!

SUMMER

Articles include: A Light in the Midst of Darkness; You Can Tackle Home Clutter in Five Easy Steps; Mark Trusted His Neighbor…Find Out What Happened Next; These Shoes Were Meant for Walking, and more.

WINTER 

Articles include: Iona Care Management: “A Fail-safe Plan” for Mom; How Health is Your Fitness; One Family’s Incredible Gift; From Apples to Ice Cream: Friendship Blossoms in Unlikely Place, and more.

2015

FALL

Articles include: Iona Pop-Up Market a “Dream Come True” for Low-Income Older Adults; Pride. No Matter Your Age; Kris Laurenti Found a Way to Make DC More Affordable – and You Can Too!; Family Member Gives Back in Wellness & Arts Center in Tribute to Uncle; and more.

SUMMER

Articles include: Client finally thriving, thanks to Iona; Iona Partners with Faith Communities; Scholarship Recipient Shares Experience with Take Charge/Age Well; LTC Celebrates 20 Years; Q&A with our Gallery Artists; and more.

WINTER

Articles include: Adult Day Program Celebrates Participant Achievements; Physical Therapy Update; New Take Charge/Age Well Series; Volunteer Spotlight; Upcoming Events; and more.

2014

FALL

Articles include: Dance for Parkinson’s; Catherine Hargrove and Take Charge/Age Well Classes; Iona’s New Passenger Van; Iona’s Farm to Table Program; Introducing our New 2015 Calendar; and more.

SUMMER

Articles include: Busing to Iona; 2014 Art of Caring Lunch with Connie Morella; Praise for Three of Iona’s Social Workers; New Offerings by Iona’s Take Charge/Age Well Academy; and more.

WINTER

Articles include: Newcomer Thanks Iona’s Active Wellness Program at St. Alban’s; A Friend in London; Iona Welcomes Physical Therapist Jason Dring; Iona’s Staff Helps Adult Children and Their Aging Parents; Five Activities to Keep Mentally Sharp; and more.

2013

FALL

Articles include: New Ways to Serve: Iona’s Partnership with National Presbyterian Church; Local Farmers Bring Farm-to-Table Love to Iona; Young Volunteers at Wellness & Arts Center; Iona Welcomes New Director of Development; Planning Today for Iona’s Tomorrow: Sam and Ruth Alward Make a Legacy Gift; and more.

SPRING

Articles include: Profile of Iona Social Worker Donna Tanner; Julia Louis-Dreyfus Attends Iona Thank You Function; Local Couple Honor Iona; United Way Recognizes Iona with Community Impact Grant; and more.

2012

FALL

Articles include: Iona’s Home Delivered Meals Program; Profile of Iona Staffer Darryl Simpson; Aging Well in Mind, Spirit, and Body; The Phillips Collection and Iona Partner; and more.

SUMMER

Articles include: Deborah Blum to Retire; Iona Selected by Catalog for Philanthropy; Randy Smith Helps an Iona Participant Celebrate a Success; Ways Planned Giving Helps Iona; and more.

2011

FALL 

Articles include: Remaining Food Secure; “Give to the Max”; Young@Heart Returns to the Warner Theatre; Iona Partners with Local Villages; and more.

SUMMER 

Articles include: Randy Smith Helps Sergio Docal; Community Helps Iona Replace DCOA Meals; Profile of Volunteer John Giacomini; Book Reading and Signing for “Fourth Sunday”; and more.

2010

FALL

Articles include: Barbara Soniat and Iona; Introducing Two Sibley Physicians Who Now Practice at Iona; Welcome Sharon O’Connor; Couple Select Iona for their Wedding Registry; Aging With Purpose; Profile of Iona Participant Brenda Moseley; and more.