Month: June 2020

Connections in a Time of COVID

When I began working at Front Porch in 2002, I came with experience in advertising and a passion for marketing. I expected to use skills that I had learned over the years and make a difference in an industry that serves older adults. What I didn’t expect was the opportunity to evolve as a person

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Commemorating Juneteenth

June 19th, also known as Juneteenth, marks the day in 1865 when enslaved African Americans in Texas learned of their emancipation–more than two years following the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation. Recent events remind us that the Black community is still waiting to achieve the promise of equality Juneteenth represents.  Systemic injustices continue to harm

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Coming Home to England Oaks

Wherever life takes England Oaks resident Robbie Gill, she is sure to provide a great soundtrack. Originally from Germany, Robbie grew up in a musical family where she learned to sing, play piano, recorder and the accordion. After college, she and her brother formed a band that toured Europe. When she moved to the US

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