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Millbrook Methodist Church Donate to FVOAS

We all know spaghetti dinners are delicious but who would have thought they would also be meaningful!  Sherry Eichelberger (right) of, Millbrook United Methodist Church, recently presented a donation to Cindy Worsley (left) Exec.Dir. of FVOAS from the proceeds from a church spaghetti dinner. These donations support Seniors in life enriching programs that improve and […]

FVOAS will once again benefit from upcoming Essential Bed Fundraiser

Communities that work together and pull together form the backbone of America.  An important aspect of small town living is supporting and encouraging agencies that provide vital services. As our society has become more mobile and fragmented, and families frequently spread out across the country, local agencies become more important to the family unit. Fox […]

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Inter-generational Volunteering is Happening at FVOAS

  Sandwich High School (SHS) Students are assisting Fox Valley Older Adult Services (FVOAS) on a regular basis with mailings, library organization and other important tasks.   Teachers, Katie Trupiano and Jo Ann Minter, accompany students one afternoon a week to FVOAS to train and guide them in various tasks.   The students are experiencing […]

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Somonauk Neighborhood Holiday Display Donates to FVOAS

The residents of an enchanted Holiday neighborhood in Somonauk spent many hours decorating their homes and yards for the entire community to enjoy.   As an extra special gift idea, a donation box was put up in order for viewers to donate to this worthy cause.    Cindy Worsley, Exec. Dir. of FVOAS, Kiara & […]

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Cure the Winter Doldrums at FVCC

Are you feeling the need to get out, have some fun, meet some new friends and try a new activity? If so, check out the monthly active adult activities at Fox Valley Community Center on our Calendar under the Activities tab on our Website or in our Newletter.   Two lively dancers and our new Coloring Craze Class […]

DCCF Supports FVOAS

  DeKalb County Community Foundation (DCCF) Board Member Amie Carey (left) recently delivered a Community Needs Grant to Cindy Worsley (right) Fox Valley Older Adult Services Executive Director.  These grants enhance the quality of life for the hundreds of Seniors that use Fox Valley Older Adult Services (FVOAS) for services and programming.  DCCF is assisting […]

Mid-Day Play “Paws with Claus” Generously Donates to FVOAS

Dog owners and their pups enthusiastically helped Mid-Day Play (MDP) donate to Fox Valley Older Adult Services, FVOAS.   On a December Saturday many proud dog owners witnessed their pups being photographed with Santa at the Sandwich Fire Department.   Lanette Yingling, owner of Mid-Day Play, organized this fun-fundraiser for FVOAS. Pictured left, Lanette with […]

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Sandwich Somonauk Ministerial Association Supports the Key to Independent Living

Independence is a key component to the health of the mind, body and spirit as we age. Once again, this Holiday Season, a very generous donation was received by Cindy Worsley, Executive Director of Fox Valley Older Adult Services (FVOAS) from Reverend Bob Dell of the Sandwich Somonauk Ministerial Association. The ministerium was able to […]

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St. John’s Lutheran Doubles their Donations to FVOAS

The Holidays can truly be a fabulous time of giving as recently experienced by Fox Valley Older Adult Services. St. John’s Lutheran Church of Somonauk through their Endowment Fund and International Gift Market presented two donations to FVOAS. Dave McKenzie, Church Treasurer, Cindy Worsley, FVOAS Exec. Dir. and Marion Gaffrey, Church Member Marie Filipski and Jeanine Benters, FVOAS Participants, Deanne Zaeske […]

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FVOAS Participants Admire Annual Angel Tree

    Fox Valley Older Adult Services Annual Angel Tree is bright and beautiful in the entrance hall of the Fox Valley Community Center.  You can once again honor your loved ones by sponsoring angels on this year’s tree.   Each angel will bear the name of a loved one being remembered by family and friends.  […]

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