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DC Strong: Our Community Helping Older Adults Thrive During COVID


In recognition of Older Americans Month, the 13 DC Senior Villages invite you to “DC Strong: Recognizing Our Community’s Collective Response to Helping Older Adults Thrive” on Thursday, May 20, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.


There will be a special pre-program at 9:45 a.m.Join us as we celebrate aging in DC! Find out how our city created strong partnerships to support our seniors during the COVID-19 emergency and what to expect in the future. You’ll hear from:

  • Mayor Muriel Bowser

  • Department of Aging and Community Living Director Laura Newland

  • Councilwoman Anita Bonds

  • Age-Friendly DC Coordinator Gail Kohn

  • The Washington Home CEO Phyllis Dillinger

  • Medium Rare Owner and Philanthropist Mark Bucher

  • and the DC Villages community of staff, members and volunteers

Event is taking place on Zoom. Register here.

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