Berkeley College Student Volunteers Help Seniors Enjoy Spa Day at St. Vincent's Nursing Home


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, JULY 9,
 2014

Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
201-291-1111, ext. 1-5122

igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu

BERKELEY COLLEGE STUDENT VOLUNTEERS HELP SENIORS ENJOY SPA DAY
AT ST. VINCENT’S NURSING HOME IN CEDAR GROVE

Photo Caption A: Berkeley College student Cyrus Thompson of Paterson accompanies Jane Gemmell, a resident of St. Vincent’s Nursing Home in Cedar Grove, to a spa treatment during a recent Spa Day at the facility. The Berkeley College Office of Student Development and Campus Life, Counseling Services and the Future Business Leaders of America – Phi Beta Lambda (FBLA-PBL) team up monthly to volunteer at the nursing home through the “Serve Smiles to Seniors” program based at Berkeley College in Woodland Park. “Our goal with this program is to make a difference in the lives of others. We want to let the seniors know that Berkeley students are here for them and will help make their lives better,” said Ashley Alba of Haledon, a Berkeley College student, who founded the program and serves as a vice president of FBLA – PBL.

Photo Caption B: Berkeley College student Bridget Reyes of Paterson accompanies Ann Ciccarella, a resident of St. Vincent’s Nursing home in Cedar Grove, to a spa treatment during a recent Spa Day at the facility. The Berkeley College Office of Student Development and Campus Life, Counseling Services and the Future Business Leaders of America – Phi Beta Lambda (FBLA-PBL) team up monthly to volunteer at the nursing home through the “Serve Smiles to Seniors” program based at Berkeley College in Woodland Park. “Our goal with this program is to make a difference in the lives of others. We want to let the seniors know that Berkeley students are here for them and will help make their lives better,” said Ashley Alba of Haledon, a Berkeley College student, who founded the program and serves as a vice president of FBLA – PBL.

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