Testimonials

A volunteer with Elderbridge Alliance was honored in ceremonies that took place in Cedar Falls, June 21st on the University of Northern Iowa campus.

Steve Kruse received the Governor's Volunteer Award for the work he does as a board member with Elderbridge Alliance.  Elderbridge CEO Shelly Sindt talked about the many contributions made by Kruse, “Steve Kruse is a founding Board member for Elderbridge Alliance, an organization dedicated to providing needed services to senior citizens, such as care coordination, errand buddy and healthcare visit companion, with all proceeds flowing back to support Elderbridge Agency on Aging.  Mr. Kruse has provided invaluable expertise and service in the start-up process, assisting with incorporation documents, marketing and providing business acumen.  Mr. Kruse has presented on the services of Elderbridge Alliance and promoted the same through several Boards and organizations on which he serves.  Elderbridge Alliance is making a difference in the lives of seniors, largely through the efforts of Mr. Kruse.”

Steve Kruse of Elderbridge Alliance and Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds

The volunteer work done by Kruse doesn’t stop with Elderbridge Alliance. Steve also helps out with the Mason City Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, the Chamber Agribusiness Committee, the Board of Directors at Good Shepard Health Center and the Mason City Noon Kiwanis Club.

Elderbridge Agency on Aging was also recognized by Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds with a Governor’s Volunteer Award. Elderbridge was nominated by the State of Iowa Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) for sponsoring the SHIIP program in Mason City for the past 10 years.  Trained volunteer counselors help seniors make informed decisions about their Medicare coverage options and benefits.

More than 500 awards are being presented this year during ceremonies held at several locations around the state.  It is estimated that more than 20,000 hours of service, with an economic impact of nearly $500,000, were served by this year’s honorees during the past twelve months.

For Father’s Day this year give your dad or grandfather a special gift which can he can use anytime to help create a lasting memory.
An Errand Buddy Father’s Day gift certificate will give him a chance to get out and about with an Errand Buddy companion from Elderbridge Alliance.
Whether it’s a visit to town for coffee with his buddies, a tour of area farm fields to see how the crops are doing or a trip to the store to take care of his shopping list, an Errand Buddy is available to him any day of the week. Call 855-664-4692 for more information on rates and services.

This Mother’s Day say “I Love You” to mom with Errand Buddy from Elderbridge Alliance.

It’s not flowers or candy, but something even more valuable, which will instill a lasting memory. Give a unique gift of service with an Errand Buddy Mother’s Day gift certificate. An Elderbridge Alliance Errand Buddy will pick up your Mother, or elderly loved one and accompany them to the destination of choice. Perhaps a trip to the hair salon, shopping or any other pampering treat for Mom on her special day.  Services are available for any day of the week.

Call 855-664-4692 for more information on rates and services.

This Valentine's Day why not think out of the box of chocolates and give a gift that is all heart with no sugar added.

Give a gift of service with an Errand Buddy Valentine's Day gift certificate. An Elderbridge Alliance Errand Buddy will pick up your elderly loved one and accompany them to the destination of choice. Perhaps a trip to the hair salon, shopping or any other pampering treat for your Valentine's Day "Sweetheart".  Services are available for any day of the week.

Call 855-664-4692 for more information on rates and services.