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9 02, 2021

The Story of Galloway Ridge’s Woodworkers Shop

2021-02-23T04:17:43-05:00February 9th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Story of Galloway Ridge’s Woodworkers Shop

New Galloway Ridge residents often experience a sense of relief upon discovering the Woodworkers Shop, having recently moved and in so doing having lost their personal hobby workspace. We do indeed benefit from a well-equipped Woodworkers Shop, used for both tinkering and serious woodworking, and from the camaraderie of fellow woodworkers. This facility is the [...]

28 08, 2020

Our State Fall Favorites

2021-02-23T04:17:43-05:00August 28th, 2020|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Our State Fall Favorites

Multiple states near and above the Maxon-Dixon line all claim to be the birthplace of the whoopie pie. What is a whoopie pie, you wonder? If you aren't familiar with this tasty treat, it's a baked dessert that is traditionally made with two round pieces of chocolate cookie-shaped cake filled with a creamy, flavored filling. [...]

2 07, 2018

Galloway Ridge Residents Recognized as Outstanding Volunteers by United Way of Chatham County

2021-02-23T04:17:44-05:00July 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Galloway Ridge Residents Recognized as Outstanding Volunteers by United Way of Chatham County

Every two years since 1996, the United Way of Chatham County has recognized individuals who selflessly give their time, talent and expertise to benefit the residents of Chatham County. Three couples from Galloway Ridge are among the ten volunteers to be named this year: Kay and John Combest, Ruth and Dick Flannelly and Edith and [...]

26 06, 2018

GALLOWAY RIDGE PARTNERS WITH BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF CENTRAL CAROLINA TO HOST ‘GROWING TOGETHER’ YOUTH CAMP

2018-06-26T09:23:46-04:00June 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on GALLOWAY RIDGE PARTNERS WITH BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF CENTRAL CAROLINA TO HOST ‘GROWING TOGETHER’ YOUTH CAMP

Galloway Ridge, a Life Plan Community in Pittsboro, North Carolina, is partnering with Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Carolina’s Wren Family Center in Siler City to host three summer camps for youth in the area. The camps are organized by the Galloway Ridge Community Engagement Committee, which has selected ‘Growing Together’ as the theme [...]

9 05, 2018

Grand Opening of the Dog Park

2018-05-16T13:58:43-04:00May 9th, 2018|Blog, Lifestyle, News|Comments Off on Grand Opening of the Dog Park

Galloway Ridge is excited to announce the completion of the Galloway Ridge Dog Park, along with Phase I of our new trail system for both residents and staff. We extend our thanks to our partner, Nature Trails NC, for their hard work on this project, and we hope that these green spaces bring you and [...]

28 03, 2018

Deserving member of the Galloway Ridge family receives keys to new Habitat home in Siler City

2021-02-23T04:17:44-05:00March 28th, 2018|Blog, News|Comments Off on Deserving member of the Galloway Ridge family receives keys to new Habitat home in Siler City

February 17, 2018 was a special occasion for Galloway Ridge. Maria Porras and her family received the keys to a brand-new Habitat for Humanity home. The three-bedroom, two-bath home took seven months to complete and is located in Siler City, North Carolina. Residents and board members from Galloway Ridge attended the dedication ceremony. These included [...]

26 02, 2018

Galloway Ridge Supports Carolina Tiger Rescue During Annual Day of Service

2021-02-23T04:17:44-05:00February 26th, 2018|Lifestyle, News|Comments Off on Galloway Ridge Supports Carolina Tiger Rescue During Annual Day of Service

February 26 marked our 2018 Annual Day of Service at Carolina Tiger Rescue. Ten residents and eighteen employees volunteered their time in support of this important local organization, which aims to save and protect wild cats in captivity and in the wild. Residents and Galloway Ridge employees built picnic tables, repaired fences, painted and cleared [...]

17 02, 2018

Silver Spoon trophy takes up residence at Galloway Ridge after Chef David Voelz wins top honors

2018-03-22T14:44:10-04:00February 17th, 2018|General, News|Comments Off on Silver Spoon trophy takes up residence at Galloway Ridge after Chef David Voelz wins top honors

On February 17, 2018, Galloway Ridge was honored to participate in the Chef Challenge for The Big Deal Casino Night/Share to Care Gala that benefited Transitions Guiding Lights, an organization that provides support to caregivers. Participating chefs had the opportunity to win two awards: the Silver Spoon Award and the People’s Choice Award. The Silver [...]

6 06, 2017

Remember: Life Doesn’t Stop at Age 50, 65, 70, or 80!

2021-02-23T04:17:45-05:00June 6th, 2017|Blog, Independent Living|0 Comments

Is there a secret to living a long, quality life?  According to Colin Milner, the CEO of International Council on Active Aging at Galloway Ridge, there's not.  He suggests that it starts with the people and the culture at Galloway brought from its residents. Colin continued that, “Once we get past the age of [...]

5 05, 2017

Celebrating our Commitment to Excellence

2018-02-06T14:31:01-05:00May 5th, 2017|Independent Living, News|0 Comments

The Arbor Achieves 100% Compliance with North Carolina Division of Health Service Regulation The Arbor, the health care center of Galloway Ridge, was recently reviewed by the division of Health Service Regulation to determine compliance with regulation standards set forth by the Centers for Medicare Services. This annual survey focuses on key operations of our [...]