Care Connection for Aging Services awarded grant for RSVP

November 12, 2012

Care Connection for Aging Services, based in Warrensburg, had been awarded a $144,375 grant to fund a Retired Senior Volunteer Program in five of the 13 counties it serves. The program will focus on Benton, Cedar, Henry, Hickory and St. Clair counties.

RSVP is part of Senior Corps, which is administered by the Corporation for National and Community Services. RSVP engages older Americans in volunteer recruitment and management, environmental projects, mentoring and tutoring, and disaster response.

To volunteer for RSVP, call Care Connectionat 800-748-7826.