Ziegler Closes on $64 Million Financing for Collington

May 16, 2017

CHICAGO, IL—MAY 16, 2017—Ziegler, a specialty investment bank, today announced the successful closing of the $63,995,000 Series 2017 financing for Collington Episcopal Life Care Community, Inc. The Series 2017 Tax-Exempt Bonds were issued through Prince George’s County, Maryland. In 1982, Collington began to develop, construct and operate a continuing care retirement community in Mitchellville, Maryland, […]

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Collington CEO elected to LeadingAge Board

Nov 01, 2016

Nov. 1, 2016—Marvell Adams, Executive Director/CEO of Collington, a Kendal-affiliated Life Plan community in suburban Washington, D.C., has been elected to the 2017 LeadingAge Board of Directors. A national charitable organization focused on education, advocacy and applied research, LeadingAge is dedicated to expanding the world of possibilities for aging. Marvell was included on a slate […]

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Summaries of Kendal’s Intergenerational Webcast on Aging provided to White House Conference on Aging

Jul 15, 2015

Kendal has provided the 2015 White House Conference on Aging (WHCOA) Planning Team with a 20-page Executive Summary and a video overview of its recent intergenerational webcast on aging issues. On May 28, Kendal partnered with its local PBS-TV station to webcast live, intergenerational discussions about each of the four themes of the upcoming White […]

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Intergenerational Webcast Involves Over 2,000 Participants

Jun 08, 2015

Daylong discussions among more than 2,000 participants ages 15 to 95 took place in person and online during Kendal’s May 28 webcast leading up to July’s White House Conference on Aging. We are now in the process of pulling together the recommendations that emerged from those conversations, along with an archive of the daylong webcast, for […]

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Kendal to Host Intergenerational Webcast May 28

May 18, 2015

Mara Liasson, national correspondent for NPR, will facilitate an intergenerational discussion on retirement security at Collington May 28 as part of a daylong live webcast addressing White Conference on Aging key issues. If time permits, Mara Liasson will also take part in a Q&A session with the viewing audience at Collington. Kendal is partnering with […]

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Around the World in 120 Days

Apr 01, 2015

On March 14, Collington Board Member Joe Howell and his wife, Embry, set off on an around-the-world tour without using airplanes. CLICK HERE to see their regular blog entries, as well as photos, as they make their way around the world.

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Resident’s Gift Enhances Fitness Center

Aug 01, 2014

A generous Collington resident donated $20,000 for new equipment for the Fitness Center. The Collington Foundation added a grant of $3,098 from unrestricted funds to purchase senior friendly strength training and aerobics equipment. Some of the first residents to enjoy using the new equipment are Philip Corfman and Joy Liasson.

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Collington’s ‘Inclusive Environment’ featured in LeadingAge Magazine

May 20, 2014

An article in the May/June issue of LeadingAge Magazine spotlights Collington’s “Inclusive Environment,” noting that “residents play an important part in making prospective residents feel welcome.” The article quotes Marvell Adams, Executive Director, who notes that a diverse cross-section of residents — across race, ethnicity and sexual orientation lines — are invited to participate in […]

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Collington resident honored as a legal thought leader

Feb 17, 2014

Collington resident Richard Zorza, a lifelong advocate for increasing access to the the justice system, has won national recognition from two prestigious legal groups. The American Bar Association honored him with its Louis M. Brown Lifetime Achievement Award, and the Conference of Chief Justices, composed of state chief justices and their administrators, adopted a resolution […]

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Ice rescue training held on Lake Collington

Jan 26, 2014

The Prince George’s County (Md.) Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department conducted training on the correct procedures for performing ice rescues on a frozen Lake Collington in January. This photo was taken Jan. 26, 2014, by Collington Resident Pat French.

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