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Lori Gremel, Chief Development and External Affairs Officer

 

lori.gremel@servingseniors.org

 

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May 2018

Dignitaries Break Ground for Senior Housing Complex (U-T San Diego, May 2018)

April 2018

San Diego’s Meal Delivery and Nutrition Programs (U-T San Diego, April 2018)

Ramona to Get First Affordable Housing for Low-Income Seniors (SD Metro, April 2018)

An Update on Serving Seniors’ Affordable Housing Efforts (San Diego Magazine, April 2018)

Work Begins on Ramona’s First Affordable Apartment Complex for Seniors (Times of San Diego, April 2018)

Groundbreaking Thursday for Low-income Senior Housing (U-T San Diego, April 2018)

U-T San Diego Community Spotlight (U-T San Diego Radio, April 2018)

March 2018

Learning From Our Elders With a Twist (and Shout) (UC San Diego, March 2018)

Hepatitis A Vaccine Clinic for Seniors Set for Thursday (Fox 5, March 2018)

Health Officials Say It May Be Time For Second Hepatitis A Vaccine (CW San Diego, March 2018)

Health Officials Say It May Be Time For Second Hepatitis A Vaccine (CBS 8, March 2018)

County Officials Urge Residents Who Received Hep A Vaccine to Get Second Dose (KUSI News, March 2018)

February 2018

Caring for the Caregiver (KUSI News, February 2018)

January 2018

San Diego People: Impact of San Diego’s Flu Outbreak (KUSI News, January 2018)

Living Better in San Diego: Paul Downey, Melinda Forstey and Kathy Kovacevich (KSON-FM | Sunny 98.1-FM | FM 94/9, January 2018)

December 2017

Tips for Smart Holiday Giving (NBC 7 San Diego, December 2017)

Christmas Breakfast for San Diegans in Need (Noticias Ya, December 2017)

Needy Seniors Treated to a Christmas Feast (Geos News, December 2017)

Salvation Army, Serving Seniors, NAN Fixing Christmas Plates for Those in Need (AM 760 KFMB, December 2017)

Hundreds of Locals in Need to Receive Free Christmas Meal (KUSI News, December 2017)

Nonprofits to Serve Thousands of Christmas Meals to San Diegans in Need (Times of San Diego, December 2017)

Needy Seniors Treated to a Christmas Feast (San Diego Union-Tribune, December 2017)

Holiday Giving: Seniors Helping the Homeless (AM 760 KFMB, December 2017)

Holiday Giving: Seniors Helping the Homeless (CBS 8, December 2017)

Making Your Donation Count: 10 Tips for Holiday Giving (San Diego Downtown News, December 2017)

Making Your Donation Count: 10 Tips for Holiday Giving (Pink Egg Media, December 2017)

Make Your Donation Count: 10 Tips for Holiday Giving (San Diego Uptown News, December 2017)

Making Your Donation Count with 10 Tips for Holiday Giving (The East County Californian, December 2017)

How an Unbiased Panel Might Ration Medicare Providers (BuzzBry, December 2017)

Making Your Donation Count: 10 Tips for Holiday Giving (Kensington News, page 7, December 2017)

Making Your Donation Count: 10 Tips for Holiday Giving (Ken-Tal News, page 7, December 2017)

Making Your Donation Count: 10 Tips for Holiday Giving (Rolando News, page 7, December 2017)

Making Your Donation Count: 10 Tips for Holiday Giving (Serra Mesa Connection, page 7, December 2017)

Making Your Donation Count: 10 Tips for Holiday Giving (Tierrasanta Connection, page 7, December 2017)

November 2017

Make Your Donation Count – 10 Tips for Holiday Giving (La Mesa Courier, November 2017)

How an Independent Panel Could Ration Medicare Services (San Diego Union-Tribune, November 2017)

Meet Paul Downey of Serving Seniors (SD Voyager Magazine, November 2017)

Hundreds Line Up for Warm Thanksgiving Meal (CBS 8, November 2017)

12 Great San Diego Nonprofits to Volunteer With (Left Lane Digital, November 2017)

Make Your Donation Count: 10 Tips for Holiday Giving (Mission Times Courier, November 2017)

More Than 100 Senior Military Veterans Honored in San Diego (NBC 7 San Diego, November 2017)

Top Places to Work, 2017 (San Diego Union-Tribune, November 2017)

Making Your Donation Count: 10 Tips for Holiday Giving (Times of San Diego, November 2017)

Is your company the best? Nominate it as a top San Diego workplace! (San Diego Union-Tribune, November 2017)

October 2017

San Diego Fire-Rescue Paramedics Give Hepatitis A Vaccinations (KPBS, October 2017)

Town Hall with Assemblymember Todd Gloria (at 4:22) (KPBS, October 2017)

Trump Cuts to Obamacare Challenged in Federal Court (NBC 7 San Diego, October 2017)

Three Steps to Take for More Housing Solutions (San Diego Business Journal, October 2017)

Elder Advocates Take Aggressive, Proactive Stance Against Malnutrition (Aging Today, American Society on Aging, October 2017)

September 2017

More Than 150 Seniors Get Free Hepatitis A Vaccine Amid Outbreak in San Diego (NBC 7 San Diego, September 2017)

San Diego Congressman Holds Town Hall For Seniors (KPBS, September 2017)

Social Seniors: Healthier, Happier and Able to Thrive (Live Well San Diego, September 2017)

August 2017

Sizzling Summer Luau (Yardi Corporate Blog, August 2017)

July 2017

The Fight to Fund Dental Care for Seniors (KUSI News, July 2017)

Event’s Efforts Translate to 180,000 Meals for Local Seniors (San Diego Business Journal, July 2017)

Medicare Isn’t Broken, Quit Trying to Fix It (The East County Californian, July 2017)

Medicare Isn’t Broken; Quit Trying to Fix It (Kensington News, page 8, July 2017)

Medicare Isn’t Broken; Quit Trying to Fix It (Ken-Tal News, page 8, July 2017)

June 2017

Opinion: Elderly Poor at Greater Risk for Pneumococcal Disease (Times of San Diego, June 2017)

Opinion: Medicare’s Drug Benefit Isn’t Broken; Quit Trying to Fix It (Times of San Diego, June 2017)

Supervisors Roberts and Jacob to Unveil $25 Million Plan for Aaffordable Housing (San Diego Union-Tribune, June 2017)

Medicare Isn’t Broken; Quit Trying to Fix It (The Baltimore Times, June 2017)

Medicare Isn’t Broken; Stop Trying to Fix It (Press & Journal, June 2017)

Medicare Isn’t Broken. Quit Trying to Fix It.
(The Beacon | Massapequa Post | Amityville Record, June 2017)

May 2017

Caregivers, Like Seniors, Could Use Your Help and Support (NBC 7 San Diego, May 2017)

Experience of a Lifetime Raises $450,000 (San Diego Magazine, May 2017)

April 2017

Local Resident Sydney Johnson to Co-chair April 27 Benefit for Serving Seniors (Del Mar Times, April 2017)

Serving Seniors’ President/CEO Honored with Distinguished American Society on Aging Award (The East County Californian, April 2017)

Serving Seniors CEO Awarded American Society on Aging’s Top Honor (SD Metro Magazine, April 2017)

Serving Seniors’ President/CEO Paul Downey Honored with Distinguished American Society on Aging Award (San Diego Patch, April 2017)

Serving Seniors’ President/CEO Paul Downey Honored with Distinguished American Society on Aging Award (La Mesa Patch, April 2017)

Uncork Your Support (Ranch & Coast Magazine, April 2017)

March 2017

Improving The Health of Senior Citizens (San Diego Entertainer Magazine, March 2017)

Paul Downey Talks About Mission and Services of Serving Seniors (U-T San Diego Community Spotlight Radio, March 2017)

The American Dream with Craig Sewing (Channel 4 San Diego, March 2017)

Serving Seniors Expands Services to Older Adults Living with Demetia/Alzheimer’s Disease (Live Well San Diego, March 2017)

Launch of Shiley Dementia/Alzheimer’s Early Detection and Intervention Pilot Program (San Diego Magazine, March 2017)

San Diego Seniors Living On Fixed Incomes Hit By Rising Rents (KPBS Midday Edition, March 2017)

February 2017

Serving Seniors Awarded $100,000 Grant for Dementia/Alzheimer’s Program (SD Metro Magazine, February 2017)

January 2017

Serving Seniors: The Importance of Donations (AM 1170, January 2017)

Special Guest Serving Seniors CEO Paul Downey (AM 1170, January 2017)

Politically Speaking: MTS Access Senior Buses (NBC 7 San Diego, January 2017)

Serving Seniors is San Diego’s Premier Senior Organization (KUSI News, January 2017)



Press Releases

Serving Seniors’ President/CEO Paul Downey Honored with Distinguished American Society on Aging Award (April 2017)

Serving Seniors to Host an Evening of Fine Wine and California Cuisine to Raise Funds for 100,000 Meals (March 2017)

Serving Seniors Expands Services to San Diego Older Adults Living with Dementia/Alzheimer’s Disease (February 2017)