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Craft and Chat with East Side Elders

Craft and Chat with East Side Elders

If you've ever spent time knitting, drawing, sewing, or making cards, you know that crafting is a great way to relax!  And if you have someone to share in the fun, then all the better.  As part of our effort to offer social activities to seniors, we are spending some...

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East Side Elder is Hiring – Apply Today!

East Side Elder is Hiring – Apply Today!

East Side Elders is hiring - apply today for the Elder Cafe Event Staff position!  We need a hard-working self-starter to take on the task of helping the Elder Cafe run smoothly.  The Elder Cafe is the signature event of East Side Elders, with an ever-growing...

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Rides for Seniors – Schedule One Today!

Rides for Seniors – Schedule One Today!

At East Side Elders, we work to help seniors in Dayton's Bluff and Payne-Phalen remain in the homes and communities of their choice for as long as possible.  One way we help is by providing free transportation to medical appointments, the grocery store, hair salons,...

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Volunteer with us at the Twin Cities Volunteer Expo!

Volunteer with us at the Twin Cities Volunteer Expo!

Happy 2017! With the new year comes more opportunities to make a difference in the community.  In February, you have the opportunity to help us with outreach at our table at the HandsOn Twin Cities Volunteer Expo!  On Saturday, February 18 from 10am to 3pm, we will be...

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East Side Elders Delivers Gifts for Seniors

East Side Elders Delivers Gifts for Seniors

As we all know, the holidays can be a difficult time for seniors, especially those who don't have family or friends in the area to celebrate with.  When you're alone, it can be hard to see people enjoying gifts, special treats, and time with family around the...

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Thank You, 2016 Volunteers!

Thank You, 2016 Volunteers!

As we reach the end of 2016, all of us at East Side Elders would like to thank the incredible, dedicated volunteers who gave their time to keep seniors on the East Side safer, healthier, and more connected in their homes and communities! We couldn't do what we do...

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Target Employees Assemble Holiday Bags for Seniors

Target Employees Assemble Holiday Bags for Seniors

All of us at East Side Elders would like to thank employees of Target who took time out of their busy day to create over 20 holiday gift bags for our seniors in our program!  These wonderful bags include a handmade scarf, a cute set of magnet, hot cocoa packets, and...

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East Side Elders Auction is Live!

East Side Elders Auction is Live!

From now until Thursday afternoon, bid on a variety of fun and unique items - all proceeds will benefit East Side Elders! Visit our Auction page for a fun selection of gifts including a candy basket, tickets to FlyOver America, a set from Flat Earth Brewing Company,...

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