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St. Louis Jewish Light

A nonprofit, independent news source to inform, inspire, educate and connect the St. Louis Jewish community.

St. Louis Jewish Light

A nonprofit, independent news source to inform, inspire, educate and connect the St. Louis Jewish community.

St. Louis Jewish Light

St. Louis NORC seeks volunteers

July 6, 2017

The St. Louis NORC (Naturally Occurring Retirement Community), a non-sectarian neighborhood program operating in the Creve Coeur area, is seeking volunteers to help residents with small tasks at home, including minor plumbing, electrical and basic “handyman”...

St. Louis NORC seeks volunteers

May 25, 2017

The St. Louis NORC (Naturally Occurring Retirement Community), a non-sectarian neighborhood program operating in the Creve Coeur area, is seeking volunteers to help residents with small tasks at home. The St. Louis NORC’s mission is to help older adults...

Karen Berry-Elbert

St. Louis NORC open to whole community for senior day trips

BY PATRICIA CORRIGAN, SPECIAL TO THE JEWISH LIGHT February 15, 2012

For almost eight years, the St. Louis Naturally Occurring Retirement Community (NORC) has supported healthy aging of older adults living in a three-mile area primarily in unincorporated St. Louis County. Manager Karen Berry-Elbert says the agency aims...

JFed Executive Vice President; Contract ends in 2013

Knitting a thriving Jewish community

Barry Rosenberg January 4, 2012

Reflecting on the growing trend toward self-directed philanthropy, an editorial in the Dec. 28 Jewish Light argues that a Jewish community needs three strands to thrive. It requires high quality specialized organizations and professionals providing excellent...

NORC seeks volunteers

NORC seeks volunteers

January 4, 2012

The St. Louis NORC (Naturally Occurring Retirement Communities) is in need of handy volunteers to assist with minor plumbing, electrical and handyman home repairs.  Volunteers able to change a faucet washer or replace a furnace filter, program a remote...

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