Congratulations to Meadowlark's Leader of the Pack for December 2021: Rita Harsch! Rita is the Financial Counselor at Meadowlark.
Congratulations to Meadowlark's Leader of the Pack for November 2021: Angela Gerena! Angela is the Home Health Office Manager. She goes above and beyond for her staff and is always available to help. One of her team members said, “I am so thankful I applied to work at Meadowlark and have Angela as my supervisor in home health!” Angela is hardworking and if something comes up, she has a solution to fix the issue. Meadowlark is delighted to have her as part of the team! Thank you, Angela!
Congratulations to Meadowlark's Leader of the Pack for October 2021: Dustin Wedekind, CNA in Collins House! Dustin is a very kind and caring worker. But more so, he is an attentive and thoughtful co-worker. Meadowlark is proud to have Dustin on the team to support residents and employees in living their best lives. Thank you, Dustin!
Congratulations to Meadowlark's Leader of the Pack for September 2021: Kylie Hynek, CMA in Bramlage! Kylie is an extremely knowledgeable CMA (Certified Medication Aide) and is a very hard worker. She is a strong leader on second shift for Bramlage House, and trains all of our new aides. Meadowlark is happy to have Kylie as a part of our caregiving team!
Congratulations to Meadowlark's Leader of the Pack for August 2021, Anna Giersch, a Homemaker in Lyle House! Anna goes above and beyond when preparing meals with excellent care and quality. The residents enjoy talking with Anna while everyone is gathered together to dine. One resident described Anna as " quick, efficient, and so caring." Meadowlark is happy to have Anna as a part of the team!
Congrats to Meadowlark's Leader of the Pack for July 2021, Saif Alankarli, Hospitality Team member Saif is an outstanding employee who goes out of his way to help residents, families, and staff. He takes pride in his job duties and has a positive and infectious personality. We are so lucky to have Saif as a part of the Meadowlark family!
Congratulations to Meadowlark’s June 2021 Leader of the Pack—Shannon Sak! Shannon is passionate about serving Meadowlark residents and she makes each shift fun and exciting. A supportive and helpful teammate, Shannon picks up shifts and makes coming to work each day fun and easy. Thank you for all you do, Shannon!
Congratulations to Meadowlark's Leader of the Pack for May 2021, Robert Minnich, Meadowlark Home Health Companion! Robert is a great companion to our home health clients, and he is always willing to pick up additional visits in his schedule. He is a positive and supportive co-worker, no only within the home health team, but also across service areas throughout the organization. Meadowlark appreciates having Robert as a part of the team!
The words “grow” and “green” are perfectly suited for Earth Day, which is next Thursday, April 22, so it’s fitting that the 9th annual Grow Green Match Day was purposely planned to coincide with a day designed to increase environmental awareness. On Match Day, “green” donations made through the Greater Manhattan Community Foundation to participating non-profit agencies will “grow” with a 50 percent match.
The 9th annual Grow Green Match Day on Thursday, April 22, is a tremendous opportunity for the Manhattan community and Meadowlark Foundation. On that day, donations made through the Greater Manhattan Community Foundation to participating nonprofit agencies will receive a 50% match!
Meadowlark Foundation is joining 69 other local organizations in urging our donors to participate. With COVID-19 turning our world upside down and organizations entering a period of recovery, GMCF is repeating the Grow Green procedures that were introduced in 2020: