News & EventsSenior Ride gets new Program Manager
Travelers Aid welcomed Roshera “Rose” Lins on November 13,2018 as our new Senior Ride Program Manager. Rose comes to us with a Business degree paired with a 20 year background in nonprofit services, program management, and a love … Continue reading
Two weeks before Christmas our staff hand delivered gift bags to 100 of our elderly and disabled Senior Ride clients. It was a privilege to meet and put faces to names & voices, but the smiles and hugs were the very … Continue reading
Senior Ride Receives 2018 & 2019 Grant Funds
We are proud to announce our 2019 Senior Ride funding partners and express our deep appreciation for their support. These partners enable us to fulfill Senior Ride’s mission- Connecting low income elderly and adults with disabilities to medical care and a healthier quality of life-and serve hundreds of people in our community every year.
- $192,200 2019 Federal Section 5310 funds: Enhanced mobility for seniors and individuals with disabilities. Administered by the Birmingham Jefferson County Transit Authority.
- $30,000 matching funds: the Beeson Trust of Canterbury United Methodist Church
- $2,500 matching funds: the Eyesight Foundation of Alabama
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama-Caring Foundation