Learn about some of our featured donors.

Read about how the variety of ways you can donate to be BV and how these gifts have touched many lives in the Brethren Village community – and have ensured an enriching experience for Residents, family and friends.

Generational ties and love of music motivate gift for The Courtyards Residents

By / July 13, 2018 Donor Stories

Janet A. Booz lived in Village Manor and the Courtyards from 2008 until 2017. After she died, her son Larry Booz, and daughter Linda Booz Klein reached out to the Courtyard’s Director of Therapeutic Recreation, Lori Schoener, to express their appreciation for the care that their mother received, and to inquire if there was a way for them to make a gift that would tangibly express their appreciation.

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Whisperglide swing for The Courtyards

By / July 12, 2018 Donor Stories

After Ken’s wife Kathleen died in November 2016, he wanted to do something that would honor her memory, and express his appreciation for the care that she received during the time that she lived in the Courtyards. Katie – as she was known by her family and friends – had herself been an extraordinarily caring person. A loving wife, mother and friend, she had worked her entire career as a nurse.

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