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Wesley Glen Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Wesley Glen Celebrates 50th Anniversary

(Columbus, OH) – On the evening of Wednesday, January 8th, 2020, Wesley Glen Retirement Community celebrated the anniversary date of its 50 years of service in Central Ohio. Reminiscing on the years that have gone by since the doors first opened, those with a connection to the community treated the celebration as a meaningful reflection of the past, a review of the present, and a look ahead to the promising future.

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The Wesley Communities Receive 2019 Silver Healthy Worksite Award

The Wesley Communities Receive 2019 Silver Healthy Worksite Award

(Columbus, OH) – The Healthy Business Council of Ohio (HBCO) will recognize 111 Ohio employers for healthy worksite practices during the 16th annual Healthy Worksite Awards presentation. Among the recipients being honored is The Wesley Communities.

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Experience The Wesley Way – Visitor and Vendors Experience

Experience The Wesley Way – Visitor and Vendors Experience

(Columbus, OH)— Each year, Wesley Glen Retirement Community offers employee seminars on an array of topics that are beneficial to our staff and their career growth. The most recent one was “Experience the Wesley Way – Visitor and Vendors Experience,” a customer-service focused presentation reminding our staff that every day, they can make a difference through providing exceptional care and kindness.

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Wesley Glen Receives Holleran’s 2018 Choice Community Award

Wesley Glen Receives 2018 Holleran Choice Community Award

(Columbus, Ohio) –Wesley Glen Retirement Community has been recognized with a 2018 Choice Community Award for providing excellent engagement to its residents by Holleran, a firm that specializes in conducting resident engagement and satisfaction surveys. Wesley Glen fosters abundant life for all residents, at any stage of life.

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The Wesley Communities Walk the Way to End Alzheimer’s

The Wesley Communities Walk the Way to End Alzheimer’s

(Columbus, Ohio)- On Sunday, residents, families and staff at The Wesley Communities joined together at the 2018 Walk to End Alzheimer’s. The team, “The Wesley Way,” successfully raised over $3,600 to support the Alzheimer’s Association.

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Wesley Glen Collaborates with Sunapple Studio for Art Grant Project

Wesley Glen Collaborates with Sunapple Studio for Art Grant Project

(Columbus, Ohio)- For the month of June, Wesley Glen Retirement Community residents, along with Sunapple Studio artists have been working together to create a collaborative art project. Sunapple, an art studio for disabled artists, invited Wesley Glen to be a part of this project after receiving a grant from VSA Ohio and the Ohio Arts Council to implement a month-long art program. This grant is intended to enrich the lives of both Sunapple artists, as well as residents at Wesley Glen through teamwork, relationship building, and creativity.

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Employee Emergency Fund Exceeds Goal

Emergency Employee Fund Exceeded Goal

(Columbus, Ohio)- The Wesley Communities, a faith-based not-for-profit, has successfully raised over $30,000 to support the newly established Employee Emergency Fund. The Fund Development team began raising money for the Emergency Fund, which is intended to assist employees who have experienced a recent emergency, as of April 1. Contributions were primarily received from staff members, and residents from Wesley Glen, Wesley Glen, and Wesley Hospice, which is located on the Wesley Woods at New Albany campus.

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The Second Anniversary Celebration of the Mall Walker Group

Second Anniversary Celebration of the Mall Walker Group

(Columbus, Ohio)- Join us on April 24th for the Mall Walker Group’s Second Anniversary Celebration, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., at The Shops at Worthington Place in collaboration with Wesley Glen Retirement Community. This celebration, which is open to the public, will honor the dedication our members have proved over the past two years.

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Methodist Eldercare Services, Now The Wesley Communities

Methodist Eldercare Services Changes Name To The Wesley Communities

(Columbus, Ohio)- On September 15, Methodist Eldercare Services, known as an outstanding provider of quality continuum care retirement communities in central Ohio, changed its name to The Wesley Communities.

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Wesley Glen Wesley Ridge Charity Golf Classic Sets Record

Wesley Glen Wesley Ridge Charity Golf Classic Sets Record Once Again

Columbus, OH (July 20, 2015) – The 6th Annual The Wesley Communities Wesley Glen/Wesley Ridge Charity Golf Classic held Monday, July 13 netted more than $121,000 for Wesley Hospice and Wesley At Home. Net proceeds were the highest ever for the event and represent a 6% increase over 2014. The silent auction raised more than $6,800 and the live auction $35,500.
The charity golf tournament brought in 34 teams consisting of 136 golfers. Title Sponsors for the event were Corna Kokosing Construction Company and FirstMerit Bank.

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