NJFA Annual Fundraising Celebration

Honorees Who Shine a Light

Every year, NJFA holds a Fundraising Celebration, featuring an honoree dinner. This year the Board is celebrating the work of three distinguished honorees. We are sure you will agree that their work and their commitment engender the spirit of lighting the way and being leaders in the field of aging.

Please Save the Date (click here to view postcard)

This year on Dec 7th we will be celebrating the work of

The Grotta Fund for Senior Care

Lowell Arye

Susan Bredehoft, NJFA Treasurer.

The program includes a Sunday Matinee at the George Street Playhouse with Honoree Reception and Dinner to follow at the Heldrich Hotel.

There are sponsorship opportunities available for this event. Click here for a list of sponsorship options. We welcome your participation in this year’s event to celebrate the NJFA 2014 Honorees.

Ticket information and formal invitations will be available soon.

Aging Insights an Encore Episode, Financial Planning

The New Jersey Foundation for Aging (NJFA) is pleased to announce the re-release of the seventh episode of Aging Insights. This episode,Financial Planning was originally broadcast in 2012. The encore presentation will be aired in August 2014. Aging Insights focuses on information about aging issues and services. The show is broadcast on over 60 public access stations and may also be seen on NJFA’s website, www.njfoundationforaging.org/aging-insights.

The New Jersey Foundation for Aging (NJFA) is a public charity with the primary goal to empower elders to live in the community with independence and dignity. The strategies to age well are voluminous. Consequently, the Foundation uses several messaging platforms to highlight resources to age well. For example, Aging Insights is a ½ hour TV program that is produced monthly by the Foundation, or Renaissance magazine which can also be found online at www.njfoundationforaging.org/renaissance-magazine.

NJFA’s Executive Director, Grace Egan hosts this episode which focuses on financial planning and tips for planning when you or a loved one has a chronic illness. In this episode, Grace’s guest, Martin Shenkman, CPA, MBA, AEP, PFS, JD discusses the important documents to have and planning tools available for effective financial planning. We hope that by viewing this episode of Aging Insights you learn as much as we did producing it!

This show and the work of the NJ Foundation for Aging are made possible by donors. To make a donation to NJFA, please visit our website, www.njfoundationforaging.org or call the office, 609-421-0206 for more information. Sponsorships spots are also available for future shows.

Viewers may also visit NJFA’s website to take the new online survey on Aging Insights to provide comments on the show and to suggest future topics the program should address. To learn more about the work of the Foundation visit www.njfoundationforaging.org or call 609-421-0206.



NJFA 2014 Conference Materials

Thank you to all who attended NJFA’s 16th Annual Conference on June 11, 2014.

Many of you expressed interest in some of the materials from the day. We have received materials from some of the presenters. You may see this information in google docs (click link).