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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

Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. receives $5,000 grant from PA Weekly Holiday Fund

The Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund campaign exceeded expectations this year by raising $411,000 for local nonprofits, the largest amount in its 26-year history. Checks in amounts ranging from $3,000 to $20,000 were given out to organization representatives at the end of the reception held April 22, 2019, at the Palo Alto Weekly’s headquarters. Peter… Read more

PENINSULA VOLUNTEERS, INC. RECEIVES $15,000 GRANT FROM KAISER PERMANENTE

Menlo Park, CA – June, 2018:  Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. (PVI) is pleased to announce that it has received a $15,000 grant from the Kaiser Permanente Northern California Region, South San Francisco. This grant will further assist PVI’s mission to support seniors through its expanded Meals on Wheels program. This project is supported by Kaiser Permanente… Read more

PENINSULA VOLUNTEERS, INC. RECEIVES $10,000 GRANT FROM KAISER PERMANENTE

Menlo Park, CA – June, 2018:  Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. (PVI) is pleased to announce that it has received a $10,000 grant from the Kaiser Permanente Northern California Region, San Mateo area. This grant is to further assist PVI’s ability to support aging in place through its nutrition and physical activity programs.  This project is supported… Read more

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