Thanks to our dear friend, Diana Rixey, we have lots of photos and a video from our celebration of Respecting our Elders Co-Founder and Lead Volunteer, Curt Kinkead. Just click on an image or the video to see more. Enjoy!
Our hostess, Lindy Woodard, in her role as MC at Curt’s 75th birthday party. Good friend and charter supporter, Ronn Landsman, standing against the wall.
Long time friend of Curt and Ruth, Jamie Kahl Miller regales us with a koan she wrote (text coming soon to this web page.)
Diane Vetterlein speaking to Curt and his guests.
Veronica sharing her impressions of Curt. Veronica was also responsible for the balloons (http://balloons_bydesign.com)
Mark Lewis entertaining the group with stories of how Curt changed his life.
Ruth sharing with everyone about her awesome relationship with Curt, which has lasted for more than 25 years.
Jeffrey Reiss reciting a lovely poem in honor of Curt. Veronica Champion looking on while Ruth fusses with the Key Volunteer Award she forgot to give to Curt until they got home.
Curt Kinkead sharing with guests about turning 75 and now wanting to do less that his seven days a week serving Respecting Our Elders recipients, while his wife Ruth checks her party program notes with good friend and charter supporter, Fay Freed, looking on.
Guests enjoying the hot dog station and more. From the far left, Luna Miller (Jamie Kahl Miller’s daughter), David Todd, Lindy Woodard (with her back to the camera) and Virginia Jenny. Sitting on the far bench (from left to right) are Veronica Champion, Susan Miller, Jon Jenny and Lyn Davis.
And here is a video of the folks at the Bolinas FoodShare singing their version of Happy Birthday to Curt