Silver Connections - Social Group For Active, Age 55+ Adults That Also Gives Back To The Community

RALEIGH, N.C. - Jan. 1, 2015 - PRLog -- Triangle business Silver Connections partnered with several philanthropies this holiday season to reach out to help others. The Caring House, Wreaths Across America and the Pajama Program are all organizations that Silver Connections and its members were involved with in December.

“The main component of Silver Connections is our social events throughout the Triangle and our travel program, but also feel that giving back to the community is of the upmost importance to our company philosophy" said Laura Kay House, Silver Connections owner.

Members are never pressured to sign-up for volunteering/giving events, but can do so if they feel they want to be a part of a particular philanthropic program.

“I was truly amazed at the wonderful dishes provided for The Caring House and the time involved to not only prepare the meal, but participate in serving it" said Mrs. House. “The amount of wreaths purchased for Wreaths Across America at Oakwood Cemetery was astounding and the members who came out for the ceremony were so moved by this event.  One of our members also hosted a Holiday Party and asked members instead of bringing a dish or beverage, to bring a donation of pajamas or books that were then given to the Pajama Program.  The whole side of the hostess's dining room was filled with pajamas and books!” said Ms. House.  “Our Silver Connections members are very generous individuals. They so enjoy all the socializing opportunities, the friends and the fun provided, but also want to volunteer and help others."

Silver Connections partners with Wreaths Across America and The Pajama Program during the holidays, but works with The Caring House, The Raleigh Rescue Mission and other organizations throughout the year.

"Volunteering to help others is always something I love to do, but volunteering with others as a group, even makes it more rewarding "  said Connie Staple, Silver Connections member.  "Working with others, for others, is even better."

About Silver Connections:
Silver Connections is the premier membership organization and socializing group in the Triangle for active and single adults, age 55+.  Numerous, unique local events are provided every month, as well as national and international travel, personalized service and a strong community offered to members.

About The Caring House:
The Caring House is a non-profit organization that provides comfortable, supportive and affordable housing for adult patients receiving treatment at Duke Cancer Institute.

About Wreaths Across America:
The Wreaths Across America organization provides the opportunity to sponsor a fresh wreath to be laid upon a Veteran's grave in conjunction with a holiday wreath laying ceremony every December.

About The Pajama Program:
The Pajama Program provides new pajamas and books to children in need nationwide, many of whom are waiting to be adopted.

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