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29 10, 2020

Marilyn and Leonard Ernst Go Platinum

2020-10-29T14:35:21-04:00October 29th, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on Marilyn and Leonard Ernst Go Platinum

“Life is a journey, and love is what makes that journey worthwhile.” – Unknown It’s not every day you get to wish a couple a happy 70th anniversary, but on October 22, we had the rare opportunity to do just that with two beloved members of our Galloway Ridge family, Marilyn and Leonard Ernst. 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. [...]

26 08, 2020

Galloway Ridge Charitable Fund Now Accepting Grant Applications

2021-02-23T04:17:43-05:00August 26th, 2020|Blog, News|Comments Off on Galloway Ridge Charitable Fund Now Accepting Grant Applications

August 26, 2020 Galloway Ridge exists to inspire meaningful and engaged lives and to assure each resident a superior quality of life and care.  In support of our mission the Galloway Ridge Chatham County Charitable Fund was established in 2006 to serve the citizens of Chatham County. We are honored to announce that the Galloway [...]

2 07, 2020

Galloway Ridge Welcomes New Senior Director of Human Resources

2020-07-02T11:29:28-04:00July 2nd, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on Galloway Ridge Welcomes New Senior Director of Human Resources

Galloway Ridge is pleased to announce Kim Hutter as the Senior Director of Human Resources. Kim has an extensive background in both senior living and human resources. Kim spent the first part of her professional life working for a large assisted living provider. She worked for several years in Human Resources for Case Western University [...]

20 04, 2020

The Faces Behind the Masks

2020-04-20T11:16:24-04:00April 20th, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on The Faces Behind the Masks

In a proactive step against the spread of Covid-19, Galloway Ridge staff teamed up with the Linus Quilters, as well as additional skilled sewers across the community, to create handmade fabric masks. Nearly a dozen residents rallied together (but separately) to offer their skills, as dozens and dozens of masks starting coming in. With their [...]

23 03, 2020

Galloway Ridge Contributes to the American Red Cross

2020-03-23T09:42:58-04:00March 23rd, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on Galloway Ridge Contributes to the American Red Cross

During the Galloway Ridge Blood Drive on March 10th, 39 units were collected and donated to the American Red Cross. Those 39 units have the potential of saving 117 lives! Thank you to all who volunteered to make the drive run smoothly and thank you to everyone who was a participating donor. There were 15 [...]

28 10, 2019

Honoring a Man Of Honor

2021-02-23T04:17:43-05:00October 28th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Honoring a Man Of Honor

      Galloway Ridge strives to create the kind of community that people want to belong to, and we have our residents to thank for it. People who choose to live here come from all over and bring a wealth of experience, knowledge, and passion with them, but even if they worked in a [...]

26 09, 2019

Australian Nursing Students Visit Galloway Ridge

2019-09-26T14:45:05-04:00September 26th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Australian Nursing Students Visit Galloway Ridge

As part of the UNC School of Nursing Global Partnerships program Galloway Ridge hosted eight nursing students from Australian Catholic University for an afternoon of education and discussion on the life plan community concept in the United States. The students learned about all of the available senior housing options in the United States along with [...]

29 08, 2019

Living Your Best and Longest Life in Fearrington Village

2021-02-23T04:17:44-05:00August 29th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Living Your Best and Longest Life in Fearrington Village

“A long life is a life well spent.”—Leonardo da Vinci  If you are not a regular subscriber to The Washington Post, you may have missed a small article they published in the past year. The article reported on an analysis of National Association of Public Health Statistics and Information, comparing life expectancy in different areas [...]

5 08, 2019

Growing Together

2021-02-23T04:17:44-05:00August 5th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Growing Together

Growing Together was the theme of the joint project between the Residents & Community Engagement Committee of Galloway Ridge and the Boys & Girls Club of Siler City. We invited the Boys & Girls Club to send a group of fifteen boys and fifteen girls, who are members of their club, to come to Galloway [...]