The Center for Volunteer and Nonprofit Leadership bestowed a Heart of Marin award on Respecting Our Elders for Achievement in Nonprofit Excellence. This was quite an honor, being singled out among hundreds of deserving candidates.

KPIX/CBS5 honored Curt Kinkead and Ruth Schwartz with the Bay Area’s Jefferson Award.
See this page for more information and the video.

Salvation Army Honors Ruth and Curt
Our founders, Ruth Schwartz and Curt Kinkead received Appreciation Awards at The Salvation Army’s San Rafael Mission Volunteer Appreciation Event.

American Red Cross Bay Area Chapter awarded Respecting Our Elders with a Good Neighbor Certificate of Recognition.

Marin County Commission on Aging Lifestyle Achievement award given to Curt Kinkead and Ruth Schwartz for creating Respecting Our Elders as a vehicle to keep themselves and other seniors vital and active.

A Special Thank You from One of Our Recipients

This note speaks for itself. This is why we do what we do.