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CARTER BURDEN NETWORK The Marines Have Landed – The Coast Guard and Navy Too! Twenty active duty service men and women, in town for Fleet Week, dropped by the Carter Burden Luncheon Club and Senior Program on Thurs., May 23 rd to volunteer their time, prepping and serving lunch at the Club and delivering meals to homebound Upper East Side senior citizens. 5/30/19 CABRINI OF BROTHERS OF MERCY The Brothers of Mercy Break Ground on $21 Million Expansion The Brothers of Mercy began an exciting new chapter in its history of care for the people of Western New York on May 14 th , officially breaking ground on a signature $21 million expansion at its Clarence campus. With the expansion, Brothers of Mercy will open a 90,000-square- foot Memory Care & Enhanced Assisted Living Community, with 64 assisted living apartments and a special 32-unit memory care wing designed for seniors experiencing any stage of memory loss impairment. 5/17/19 Cabrini of Westchester Honors Mooney Family at Sharing in Mission Award Dinner Cabrini of Westchester honored Joan and William Mooney, Jr. and William Mooney, III at its 21 st Annual Fundraising Event, The Sharing in Mission Dinner, “An Evening in the Fabulous 50s,” held on May 16 th at the Tappan Hill Estates in Tarrytown, NY. Thanks to the honorees, sponsors, donors and the 2019 Sharing in Mission Dinner Event Committee, the evening was a tremendous success and raised over $200,000 to benefit the residents and patients of Cabrini of Westchester. 6/4/19 WESTCHESTER NOTEWORTHY MEMBER NEWS For more member news click here to go directly to the LeadingAge New York site. NOTEWORTHY WELLS NURSING HOME, INC. SHINE Dietician and Educator Works With Adult Home Residents for Program Throughout January, Molly Capito, a registered dietician and nutrition educator for the Seniors’ Health Improvement and Nutrition Education Program, worked with registrants of the Adult Day Health Care program of Wells Nursing Home. 2/7/19 WOODLAND POND AT NEW PALTZ CCRC The Poorhouse Project “The Poorhouse Monument: Aging Woman,” a statue in bronze by Woodland Pond at New Paltz resident Trina Greene, was installed at the Ulster County Fairgrounds, the site of the former Ulster County Poorhouse, on May 15 th . 4/25/19 (See Noteworthy on page 39) leadingageny.org 38