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 cooperc@tcoa.org or call 517-887-1377 with any questions.


The 2019 Run for the Ages – TCOA 5K marks our 6th year walking, running and wheeling! 

The 2019 Run for the Ages – TCOA 5K will be on Saturday, May 18th at Hawk Island Park in Lansing.

For more information about the 2019 Run for the Ages – TCOA 5K, please visit our race page.   Be sure to check out our sponsors! Along with our race participants and volunteers, sponsors make the event possible. If you are not registering to race online, you may download and print a race registration form.

In 2018, over 150 registered participants and dozens of volunteers helped make TCOA’s 5th 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.


31st Annual Meals on Wheels Charity Golf Outing

Join us at Forest Akers West on June 11, 2019 for a day of golf, complete with 18 holes, lunch, and an awards dinner after golf. Proceeds benefit the Meals on Wheels program and other home and community-based supports at TCOA. Sign up online or contact 517-887-1377 or cooperc@tcoa.org to register or sponsor. Early bird pricing runs through May 20th.


SAVE THE DATE: 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!




Over 1,300 seniors and advocates rallied on the lawn of the State Capitol on May 16, 2018, joining TCOA and other members of the Area Agencies on Aging Association of Michigan for this year’s Older Michiganian’s Day Advocacy Event.The Theme for the event was Engage at Any Age!

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 included the presentation of a Senior of the Year award as well as remarks from state policy makers.

State Senators and Representatives were invited to join their constituents on the lawn for lunch.  Thanks to House Speaker Tom Leonard, House Minority Leader Sam Singh, and Senate Minority Whip Curtis Hertel, Jr. for providing comments on the Issue Platform. as part of the program.

For more information about the issue platform, or for other details about the event, please contact Tammy Lemmer from the Tri-County Office on Aging at 517-887-1382 or visit  www.oldermichiganiansday.com.