Volunteer Services Alliance Launched

Volunteer Services Alliance launch was well attended. Pictured in left row from left are Mark Christensen; Denise Adams, Wanderers’ Rest Humane Association; Tara Truett, Madison County Reads Ahead; and Jo Perkins Madison County Health Department. Right row from left includes Steve Eddy; Hank Leo, Tri Valley YMCA; and Barb Church, Community Action Partnership.

(Madison County, […]

Ombudsmen Certified; New Advocates for Residents of Long Term Care Facilities

Pictured from left are Audrey Howard, Roxanne Winchell and Marie Knapp volunteers obtaining NY State Certification for the Long Term Care Ombudsman Program.

(Madison County, NY – Nov. 2012) Three Madison County residents successfully completed New York State’s 36 hour Certification training course to become Long Term Care Ombudsmen. The recently certified Ombudsmen are: Audrey […]

RSVP Thanks United Way Supporters

To the Editor:

(Madison County, NY – Jan. 2012) On behalf of the RSVP Advisory Council, volunteers and staff, I would like to express sincere thanks to everyone who has generously donated to the United Way of Greater Oneida. Your United Way contribution supports so many worthwhile organizations that have a positive impact on our […]

Senior Citizens in Madison County Refunded More than $300,000 Last Year

(Madison County, NY – Jan. 2012) RSVP has teamed up with the Internal Revenue Service for more than 20 years to offer free tax preparation service. Last year, this service returned more than $300,000 in federal and state refunds to senior citizens in Madison County at no cost to them.

RSVP of Madison County will […]

RSVP Receives Grant for Volunteer Services Study

(Madison County, NY – Jan. 2012) RSVP has received a grant from The Gifford Foundation to conduct a county-wide assessment of volunteer needs in the community.

It is well-known that volunteers provide invaluable service to Madison County non-profits. Indeed, many of our critical community needs are serviced by dedicated volunteers. Non-profits are being asked to […]