East Ridge at Cutler Bay Foundation: Supporting Florida Seniors

Nov 24, 2023 | Community News, Life at East Ridge

Helping others is a core value here at East Ridge at Cutler Bay. Whether it’s taking action to help those with Alzheimer’s disease, creating scholarships, or supporting our neighbors in the community, friends and residents of East Ridge at Cutler Bay are taking action to change lives for the better, and we’re proud to make an impact.

Our senior living community’s primary outreach is through our East Ridge at Cutler Bay Foundation, where anyone can make a generous charitable donation to show appreciation for what East Ridge has done to provide seniors with dynamic and vibrant lives.

“There’s a long history of philanthropy here at East Ridge, including several gifts of more than one million dollars! Our charitable Foundation exists to help grateful people put passion into action,” said Marco Gonzalez, Director of Sales and Marketing at East Ridge at Cutler Bay.

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“Generous benefactors also have a passion to support our associates through funding scholarships, emergency financial assistance, and rewards and recognition events. We’re so grateful to those who have donated throughout the years to help,” he added.

One of the direct impacts of the Foundation is supporting residents at East Ridge, providing security and comfort in knowing that the Foundation and its benefactors are here to help.

How Does the East Ridge at Cutler Bay Foundation Support Florida Seniors?

When you make a donation, there are several options to allocate your funds. One of those options is the Helping Hands Benevolent Care Fund, which provides our residents with financial support to continue living at East Ridge at Cutler Bay.

Marco explains, “Thankful donors love East Ridge and want to give back. Their kindness supports neighbors at East Ridge by providing Helping Hands Benevolent Care to seniors who run out of resources through no fault of their own and can no longer afford their monthly fees.”

East Ridge at Cutler Bay's Walk to End Alzheimer’s®

With this fund, our residents can have peace of mind that their future in their community is secure. They can focus on all the wonderful aspects of living at East Ridge – including robust programming, delicious dining options, and all the fun social opportunities to talk with other residents and make new friends.

East Ridge Residents Give Back

The giving doesn’t stop there. Residents at East Ridge are involved in giving back to the greater community as well. One of the events our residents look forward to is the Walk to End Alzheimer’s®, which raises both funds and awareness to find a cure and end the disease. The Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Miami is on Sunday, January 14. Take a look at our calendar for other upcoming events.


Give Back With East Ridge at Cutler Bay

At East Ridge at Cutler Bay, we are committed to supporting seniors. If you’d like to learn more about our Foundation or our community, give us a call at 305-290-2346. You can also make a direct donation on our website.

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