News & Information

News & Information

Our Volunteers are Busy-Part 1, Our Drivers

The month of September was packed with opportunities for our volunteers. During the month, our ten volunteer drivers logged 6746 miles and over 500 hours of service! ElderPoint's clients live throughout Polk County and our drivers graciously transported them all around Lakeland and points beyond including Auburndale, Haines City, Lake Wales, Polk City, Winter Haven, [...]

By |October 9, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|

New Van!

                ElderPoint has a new van! We will take delivery of our brand new wheelchair accessible van on Wednesday, October 8. Having two vans equipped to transport our wheelchair clients allows us to assist even more seniors in our area. We are thrilled to be partnering with volunteer [...]

By |October 7, 2014|Categories: blog, In the News|

ElderPoint Ministries Wins State Award

Pictured are: Pat Gruber (ElderPoint), Ellen Simms (ElderPoint), Jan Parham (FDOT), Michelle Peronto (FDOT), Jane Hammond (ElderPoint), Robin Nowell (ElderPoint), Paul Simmons (FDOT), Heather McElwee (Polk County Transit), Gwen Johnson (Polk County Transit) This recognition is for ElderPoint’s Bluebird Mobility Network, a network of volunteers that provides transportation to elderly, disabled and otherwise [...]

By |August 12, 2014|Categories: blog, In the News|

Thank You to Our Donors

2013 has been an incredible year for us. Thanks to donations from numerous individuals and foundations, we have fed tens of thousands of Polk County’s elderly citizens and driven them to and from medical and other appointments they otherwise may not have been able to get to. Recently we received generous donations from the Winn [...]

By |December 31, 2013|Categories: blog|Tags: , |

Mark Your Calendars for the 5th Annual Brewz Crewz Event

Our next Brewz Crewz Craft Beer Festival is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. Check out how your attendance of this charity event supports our elderly residents of greater Lakeland. This is a story that WFLA reporter Rod Carter did last year. Stay tuned for information on how to purchase tickets for next year's festival! [...]

By |December 17, 2013|Categories: blog, events, In the News|Tags: , , , , |
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