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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Season of Giving

Jan 03, 2014

In the spirit of the Season of Giving, the Collington Marketing Team collected non-perishable food items from staff, Collington residents and visitors to donate to the Bowie Food Pantry. The donations filled five boxes and and helped to make the holiday season brighter for many of our neighbors!

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Collington donates to Habitat for Humanity

Jul 30, 2013

Collington makes many donations to a local chapter of Habitat for Humanity. When Collington renovates residences for new residents, donations of gently used cabinetry and appliances are made to help Habitat build new homes for those in need.

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Collington residents donate $3,000 to Kettering Elementary School

May 22, 2012

May 22, 2012–Eleven students from nearby Kettering Elementary School came to Collington May 16 for a luncheon celebrating their ties to Collington residents who have mentored them throughout the school year. During the luncheon, members of Collington’s Community Outreach Committee presented the students and school officials with a check for $3,000 to enhance educational opportunities […]

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