Posts tagged ‘teens’

GlamourGals Raises Funds and Crosses Generations

CupcakeCan makeovers and cupcakes help bring generations together?

If it’s the Los Altos Chapter of GlamourGals, the answer is yes, with style.

The national nonprofit group’s mission is simple: To foster intergenerational relationships between teen girls and elderly women living in senior homes through complimentary monthly facials and makeovers. continue reading>>

Source: LosAltosPatch

Teens Take Elders to Tech Boot Camp

Al Kouba, who lives in Bend, Ore., was told by his son in California that his family’s Christmas letter would only be posted on Facebook—not mailed …

So he turned to a technology expert: his 15-year-old granddaughter, Marlee Norr. But as Marlee explained the steps to log on to the social-networking site, Mr. Kouba protested: “Look, kid, I’m 77 years old! I’m not quite as swift as I used to be.” Both laughed, says Marlee, also of Bend, and she agreed to “back up and slow down.” continue reading>>

Source: Wall Street Journal

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