Help Heritage “Fill the Plates” of older adults throughout eastern Iowa. Volunteers are desperately needed to assist in providing meals at dining sites and deliver meals and supplemental food to older adults in our area. Shifts and opportunities vary. Please click on “contact us” and provide your name and contact information. Heritage will then help match your availability and talents to our current needs. Click on the link below to view our latest news coverage of this effort.
A new version (v3) of the budget forms has been posted due to formula errors dicovered by an Applicant. Please see the details below. You can find the new forms under Public Notices. Effective 2:45 pm on 1/19/17.
The RFP for is available for you to download. Please go to the home tab and click on Public Notices. You will find the form in there. If you have any questions please contact Kellie Elliott-Kappros at Kellie.elliott-Kapparos@Kirkwood.edu.
The Heritage Area Agency on Aging has issued a public notice on this website announcing the upcoming Request for Proposal (RFP) timeline and release. Please see notice on this website for more information or contact Kellie Elliott-Kapparos at 319-398-5559, ext. 5142.
The Bidders Conference has been rescheduled for Friday, February 6, 2015 from 3 - 4:30 p.m. It will be held at The Heritage Agency, East Building, Conference Room, Kirkwood Community College Main Campus, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404. This training opportunity to complete the Fiscal Year 2016-2017 RFP application for Heritage funding was rescheduled from the originally announced date of February 2, 2015 due to severe weather. Please call the Heritage office at (319) 398-5559 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Due to severe weather and the closure of Kirkwood Community College and all locations on Monday, February 2, 2015, the Bidders Conference for organizations and services providers interested in Heritage funding for the Fiscal Years of 2016-2017 and as previously announced via public notice and on the heritageaaa.org website, will be cancelled. A make up date will be announced as soon as possible via the heritageaaa.org website. For more information, please contact The Heritage Agency at 319-398-5559. Thank you.
Wal-Mart has made a significant additional contribution that helped set an all-time fund raising record for the Fill the Plate Telethon that helps support home delivered meals for home bound seniors in east central Iowa. Hosted at The Hotel at Kirkwood Center in Cedar Rapids in December and broadcasted on KCRG 9.2, Wal-Mart had already given a $2,000 contribution, but earlier this week corporate officials announced that it has made an additional donation of $30,000 to the Fill-the-Plate telethon
Iowa seniors have reported that scammers are working hard to steal personal information by calling about “new” Medicare cards and “better benefits.” The scam theme is about improved benefits coming for your Medicare or supplemental insurance, if you give personal information like your Medicare number, other insurance ID number, doctor’s name or drugstore location.