Events

Family Caregiving 101

On Tuesday, March 24, U-Care will host a Family Caregiving 101 Workshop at Steam Engine Pizza Pub’s Session Room in Irvine.

The workshop runs from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and is free and open to anyone who helps care for a loved one, whether it’s for a few hours here-and-there or on a live-in […]

February 7th, 2020|Events, News & Announcements|

Hospice Hop Tickets Now Available

Join us on Friday, March 27 at 7 p.m. for the Hospice Hop at the Silver Eagle in Mount Vernon. Enjoy a 50s, rock-and-roll themed night of live music with the Wild River Band, dancing, classic cars, cake walk, silent auction, and even an Elvis impersonator.

Be sure to dress in 50s attire for a […]

February 5th, 2020|Events, News & Announcements|

Get a “Heart for Hospice” in February

For the entire month of February, area banks are hosting Hearts for Hospice.

The fundraiser gives customers the opportunity to request a memorial heart for a donation of at least one dollar. Donors write their own name or the name of the person they are remembering on the heart, and the banks display them throughout […]

January 27th, 2020|Events, News & Announcements|

Remembrance Tree Dec. 8

The annual Remembrance Tree ceremony is set for Sunday, December 8, at 2 p.m. at Chenault Vineyards in Richmond at 2284 Barnes Mill Road.

The 2019 Remembrance Tree ornament, a variety of laser-cut, wooden snowflakes, was created by Berea artist Steve Farmer.

The event is a long-standing tradition for the community, bringing hundreds together on the […]

November 20th, 2019|Events, News & Announcements|

Receptions for Retiring CEO

Hospice Care Plus will host two retirement receptions for Gail McGillis, who announced earlier this year that she will retire at the end of 2019 after 26 years of service.

Hospice Care Plus is hosting two retirement receptions in honor of CEO Gail McGillis.

Both receptions are open to the public and will include refreshments.

“Gail always […]

November 8th, 2019|Events, News & Announcements|

Celebrate NYE with the Roaring 20s

Madison Countians have a new option for ringing in the new
year.

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On December 31, Churchill’s in Berea will host the first-ever
Roaring 20s New Year’s Eve party. The event begins at 9 p.m. in Churchill’s
beautiful event space and continues through 12:30 a.m. on New Year’s Day.

Tickets […]

October 22nd, 2019|Events, News & Announcements|

Poinsettia & Greenery Sale Now Open

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If you plan to purchase poinsettias and festive, natural
greenery for the holiday season, consider doing so through our annual
Poinsettia & Greenery Sale Fundraiser.

The sale is open now and will continue through November 13. Orders
will be available for pickup or delivery the first week of […]

October 4th, 2019|Events, News & Announcements|

Volunteer Training Sept. 14!

Hospice Care Plus will host a training for new volunteers on Saturday, September 14, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond. The training is for anyone with an interest in supporting non-profit hospice, palliative, and bereavement care through a variety of patient care or administrative roles. The training is […]

August 23rd, 2019|Events, News & Announcements|

CEO to Retire after 26 Years

After nearly three decades of leadership, Gail McGillis, the CEO of
Hospice Care Plus based in Madison County, has announced her retirement.

Gail McGillis, CEO of Hospice Care Plus, is retiring after 26 years of service.

A master’s-prepared nurse, Gail came to Hospice Care Plus in 1994 from
the University of Kentucky, where she served as a clinical […]

August 20th, 2019|Events, News & Announcements|

Noodle Nirvana Announces Hospice Partnership

Noodle Nirvana, Berea’s fast-casual restaurant featuring homemade,
Thai-inspired noodle bowls, has announced its most recent community partner.

Lauren Van Winkle, left, development coordinator at Hospice Care Plus, joins Mae Suramek for the launch of the Noodle Nirvana-Hospice Care Plus partnership on August 6.

Hospice Care Plus, based in Berea, is the fourth non-profit
organization to be the beneficiary […]

August 13th, 2019|Events, News & Announcements|