Tri-County Office on Aging Support Opportunities: 2019
Check out TCOA’s 2019 Special Events Booklet, which includes information on a variety of ways to support TCOA and our mission to “promote and preserve the independence and dignity of the aging population.”
The booklet includes sponsorship details on our three annual fundraisers: Run for the Ages 5K, the Meals on Wheels Charity Golf Outing, and the Dinner and Auction, as well as volunteering and matching gift programs.
If you would like to get involved, please fill out and return the last page of the document.
Please contact Casey at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 517-887-1377 with any questions.
31st Annual Meals on Wheels Charity Golf Outing: Thank You for a Great Day!
Thank you to all who joined TCOA for a day of golf at Forest Akers West on June 11, 2019. Thanks to sponsors, golfers, in-kind auction donors, volunteers, and planning committee members, TCOA had a very successful day of raising funds for Meals on Wheels and in-home supports for older adults.
Special Thanks to the Sponsors:
Platinum Sponsor: Jackson National Life Insurance
Gold Sponsor: Michigan Financial Group
Awards Dinner Sponsors: McLaren Greater Lansing & Medilodge
Lunch Sponsors: Dart Bank, Physicians Health Plan, Neogen
Hospitality Cart Sponsor: Farm Bureau Insurance
Silver Plus Sponsor: Klug Law
Chalgian and Tripp
Cypress Home Care
DBI Business Interiors
First Housing Corporation
Guardian Medical Monitoring
Oliver Packaging and Equipment
Skins/Mulligans Sponsor: Home Care Alternatives
Snack Sponsor: Mareck Family and Geriatric Services
Bronze Sponsors: Board of Water and Light & Sparrow Clinton Hospital
Hole Plus Sponsor: Dean Transportation
Prize Sponsor: Hubbell, Roth and Clark Inc.
Aria Nursing and Rehab
Ingham County Medical Care Facility
Jane Wallin: TCOA Advisory Council Member 2019
Liberty Tax of Lansing
Benefactors: Abbott’s Meat & TCOA Friends for Independence
In-Kind Donors: Breadsmith of Okemos, Two Men and a Truck, Forest Akers, University Club, Jackson National Life
The 2019 Run for the Ages – TCOA 5K was held on Saturday, May 18th at Hawk Island Park in Lansing. This year, a record 184 registered participants and dozens of volunteers helped make TCOA’s 6th annual Run for the Ages Walk/Run/Wheel event a success. Each year, the event benefits the Tri-County Office on Aging Meals on Wheels program and other in-home services that help promote and preserve the independence and dignity of older adults.
NOVEMBER 7, 2019 ANNUAL DINNER & AUCTION
On Thursday, November 7th 2019, TCOA will host the 34th Annual Dinner and Auction at Eagle Eye Banquet Center in Bath Township. The evening consists of an elegant dinner, cash bar, raffle with cash prizes, games, and a live and silent auction. Thank you to Event Sponsor, Jackson National Life Insurance!
More than 1,100 people gathered on the Capitol Lawn on Wednesday, May 15 for the annual advocacy event, Older Michiganians Day. Older adults from all over Michigan gathered to rally for support of older adult services. To view the official platform, click here.
Clinton, Eaton, and Ingham counties (TCOA, Region 6) had over 80 older adult constituents in attendance! Thank you to all who participated.
About Older Michiganians Day: This advocacy event is a day for older adults and professionals from the statewide aging network to celebrate our growing senior population and consider policies and budget decisions that are senior friendly. Programming includes the presentation of a Senior of the Year award as well as remarks from state policy makers. State Representatives and Senators are invited to join us for lunch to talk with constituents.