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Foundation supports 3-part ASA webinar series on aging and the importance of oral health

The Gary and Mary West Foundation was proud to provide a grant to support the American Society on Aging’s first Generations Journal issue focused exclusively on seniors on oral health, in addition to a 3-part free webinar series in 2017: Webinar 1: The Vital Connection between Senior Oral Healthcare and General Health Thursday, January 26th 10:00 a.m. PT/1:00… Read More

This holiday season, please consider supporting the Gary and Mary West Senior Dental Center

Give Seniors a Reason to Smile! Donations will help low-income seniors get desperately needed oral healthcare services. The Gary and Mary West Foundation is matching up to $250,000 in contributions made by the public through a dollar-to-dollar grant to the Gary and Mary West Senior Dental Center through 2017. If you prefer to send a… Read More

Fall 2016 American Society on Aging Generations journal “Aging and the Importance of Oral Health Now Available

The Foundation provided grant funding to the American Society on Aging (ASA) to underwrite the fall 2016 Generations journal “Aging and the Importance of Oral Health.” Additionally, the Foundation’s grantee, the Gary and Mary West Senior Dental Center, had an article accepted in the journal highlighting their innovative program model delivering oral care to older adults… Read More

Aging Today articles now available: American Society on Aging resources supported through Gary and Mary West Foundation grant

The Gary and Mary West Foundation is co-funding a grant to the American Society on Aging (ASA) to support broad dissemination of resources and educational materials to improve the business acumen of non-profit organizations that serve older adults.  The goal of the grant is to improve older adult health by transforming business practices that will help… Read More

Press Release: Gary and Mary West Foundation Celebrates Decade of Grantmaking to Improve the Lives of Vulnerable Seniors

Foundation has granted $175 million in support of enabling successful aging for our nation’s seniors SAN DIEGO – Nov. 10, 2016 – Today, the Gary and Mary West Foundation celebrates its 10-year anniversary, marking a decade of pioneering philanthropists Gary and Mary West’s ongoing efforts to help vulnerable seniors successfully age in place with dignity,… Read More