Open House Invitation

SAVE THE DATE

 25-years

twenty-five amazing years

The board and staff of Friends for Life would like to invite you to join us for our Open House celebrating 25 years of service to the elderly and adults with disabilities in our community and around the state.

September 25, 2014
4:00 – 6:00 pm

Friends for Life
5000 Lakewood
Waco, TX 76710

For more information, please contact us at (254) 772-7600

We look forward to seeing you there.

Thank you for your support!

$25,000 Challenge

Help us raise $50,000.

The Carl C. Anderson, Sr. and Marie Jo Anderson Charitable Foundation approved a $25,000 challenge grant for Friends for Life.  Help celebrate 25 years of service to the elderly and people with disabilities by giving a tax deductible gift that will be matched by this foundation!

Make a Donation

For more information, contact Casey Moore at (254) 772-8100 ext. 107 or email: casey@friendsforlife.org

Meet Monica Rodriguez

Monica

Monica has been an Estate Specialist for 9 months.

What’s your favorite part of working with Friends for Life? “My favorite part of working with Friends for Life is serving our clients and getting to be a part of the joy and gratefulness they show.”

How many clients do you serve? “I serve twelve clients.”

Tell me a little about what you do at work on a daily basis? “I pay bills for our clients almost daily. I gather information when they need to be on Medicaid and Medicaid renewals. I make various phone calls, fax needed documents and emails to our care managers. I sort and file their mail. I prepare documentation if they need property sold and help with annual accounts. I will write checks for their stipends to be filled by the bank. I do my best to make sure their financial needs are met.”

What do you like to do for fun outside of work? “I enjoy playing with my grandson, playing with my children, watching them play sports, going to church, having barbeques with my friends, family, and taking my family on outings.”

 

Meet Sally Flores

Sally

Sally started out as a volunteer for 2 year and became a Money Management Clerk 4 months ago.

What’s your favorite part of working with Friends for Life? “I enjoy all the people working here and our clients.”

How many clients do you serve? “There are over 100 clients in Money Management. 70 clients in the surrounding counties and 33 for Galveston county.”

Tell me a little about what you do at work on a daily basis? “I write checks, post checks and deposits to Quick Books, reconcile bank statements, and file invoices and correspondences from Social Sectary.”

What do you like to do for fun outside of work? “I like traveling, gardening, sewing, and knitting.”

 

 

Meet Mary Gonzalez

Mary

Mary has been one of the Estate Clerks for 3 years.

What’s your favorite part of working with Friends for Life? “Talking with our volunteers not only about check writing, but about family too.”

How many clients do you serve? “I serve about 114 clients.”

Tell me a little about what you do at work on a daily basis? “I write checks not only once a month, but everyday. I do deposits and post them in Quick Book online and  post checks everyday. I reload gift cards and post info in a spreadsheet.”

What do you like to do for fun outside of work? “Go to movies, out to eat,  visit with my children, and grandchildren.”