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July 08, 2021

Brian and Leonard Meet In Person for the First Time

Brian and Leonard Meet In Person for the First Time

One Good Deed, a program of Aviv Older Adult Service, matches volunteers with older adults for friendship and companionship. Since 2006, more than 500 matches have been made. Here is an example of such a match that was recently highlighted in The… Read More

June 25, 2021

Five Timeless Books to Read Alongside Your Older Adult Friend

Five Timeless Books to Read Alongside Your Older Adult Friend

In the age of COVID-19, it can be difficult to find ways to connect with our older adult friends without breaking social distance guidelines. One pandemic-safe option, however, is to read and discuss a book with your friend! Read More

February 05, 2021

Celebrating 15 Years of One Good Deed

Celebrating 15 Years of One Good Deed

Congratulations to One Good Deed on a huge milestone; celebrating 15 years of making matches between older adults and volunteers. Founded in 2006, and led by Sharon Spiegelman and Vivienne Kurland, One Good Deed, a program of Aviv Older Adult… Read More

October 14, 2020

Lasting Friendships

Lasting Friendships

“One Good Deed has truly been a gift and has enhanced my life greatly. I live alone, have very little family, and my friends have husbands and grandchildren which keep them busy. It's been meaningful to have new friends especially during the… Read More

July 22, 2020

Chaplaincy Program Stays In Touch with Our Jewish Seniors

Chaplaincy Program Stays In Touch with Our Jewish Seniors

Our Bikkur Cholim Volunteers have become even more crucial in providing reassurance and hope that at some future time we will gather together in person! Read More