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PVI TRANSPORTATION SERVICES PROGRAM RECEIVES $27,000 GRANT 

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   PVI TRANSPORTATION SERVICES PROGRAM RECEIVES $27,000 GRANT  FROM SEQUOIA HEALTHCARE DISTRICT Menlo Park, CA – March 2021: Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. (PVI) is pleased to announce that it has received a $27,000 grant from the Sequoia Healthcare District (SHD). This grant is to further assist PVI’s ability to support the independence and… Read more

30th Annual Authors Salon

Join Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. for our 30th Annual Authors Salon. This event is benefiting Meals on Wheels and supporting seniors through COVID-19 and beyond. Jan Yanehiro Emcee Emmy-Award winning Broadcast Journalist Yanehiro received the Eleanor Roosevelt humanitarian award from the United Nations of San Francisco and was inducted into the Academy of Television and Radio… Read more

Amazon Smile

Guilt-free shopping!  Amazon will donate a percentage of your purchases to Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. if you select us as your charity. Start every online shopping trip from Amazon Smile to support seniors in need at no cost to you. What is AmazonSmile? AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support your favorite charitable organization… Read more

Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) for Cold, Flu & COVID season — THE RIGHT WAY 

You probably have Vitamin C in your medicine cabinet, but odds are that you’re not taking it properly for optimal benefit during illness. Does everyone need Vitamin C?  Unless you eat 2 cups of fruits (particularly strawberries, citrus, kiwi, papaya) & raw or lightly-steamed veggies (particularly bell peppers, broccoli, brussels sprouts, kale, spinach, potatoes) EVERY SINGLE… Read more

BEYOND FEELING BLUE | DEPRESSION BASICS

Have you noticed lately that you have been feeling down? Do you feel that it is harder to concentrate? Is it harder to find joy in things that you once loved? Are you feeling tired and lacking energy? These are some of the subtle signs that you may be feeling depressed.  However, you are not… Read more

Little House membership – Frequently Asked Questions

      I just renewed my annual Little House membership. Now what? Your Little House membership rate will be prorated at $5.83 per month and the remaining balance will be applied to your new membership choice. How do I choose my new membership option? You can access and choose your new membership option on… Read more

Difficult and Uncertain Times for Seniors and Caregivers

This is an excerpt from the Almanac and the complete article can be read here Peninsula Volunteers, Inc., a Menlo Park-based nonprofit that operates Little House, an activity center for seniors, and Rosener House, which provides adult day care for people experiencing dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, has temporarily closed its facilities, according to CEO and… Read more

COVID – 19 UPDATE Public Programs Suspended at PVI

To our PVI clients and local community, In an effort to protect the most vulnerable population of our community against the spread of COVID19 and in conjunction with the City of Menlo Park deciding to close their senior center, we believe it is in the best interest of our participants that we temporarily suspend programming…. Read more

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