Recognition for Opera “Strawberry Fields”

Jan 04, 2016

  Recently Sally Stunkel, Associate Professor of Opera at the Oberlin Conservatory, was informed that the video from the production of the opera, “Strawberry Fields,” was awarded 2nd Prize in Division III of the 2015 Opera Production Competition sponsored by the National Opera Association (NOA).  NOA is a national, nonprofit organization promoting artistic excellence and education in […]

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Potter Chris Breuer Exhibits at Kendal

Oct 26, 2015

Currently hanging in the Kendal Gallery, through December 6th, are the works of artist/potter, Chris Breuer.  The exhibit includes salt glazed stoneware and earthenware from his tile landscape series and large salt glazed wall platters.

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Standard & Poor’s Affirms Kendal at Oberlin’s ‘A-‘ Rating

Oct 20, 2015

Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services affirmed its ‘A-‘ long term rating on the Lorain County Port Authority, Ohio’s 2013A health care facilities revenue bonds, issued for Kendal at Oberlin, a continuing care retirement community. The outlook is stable.

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Kendal Receives Philanthropic Award from Lorain County Urban League

Sep 30, 2015

  On September 18, 2015, the Lorain County Urban League presented their Community Philanthropic Award to Kendal at Oberlin. The gala event, a formal evening affair, was attended by Kendal residents, staff and board representatives, along with 350+ people who attended the dinner. Kendal CEO, Barbara Thomas was delighted to accept the award for Kendal […]

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Anniversaries and a Historic Decision

Jul 09, 2015

Friday, June 26, 2015 will be a day to remember for two Kendal at Oberlin couples celebrating a combined 100th anniversary.  Also significant because this was the same day the Supreme Court delivered their ruling on same-sex marriage. Ira and Priscilla Steinberg and Ted Nowick and Robert Taylor share an anniversary…the Steinbergs their 60th and Nowick/Taylor their 40th.

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Residents Receive Arts and Writing Awards

Jun 10, 2015

LeadingAge Ohio Arts and Writing Resident Forum held its annual regional competition for residents of not-for-profit retirement communities in northeast Ohio on June 4th.  Kendal at Oberlin is assigned to the region serving greater Cleveland, arguably filled with more sophisticated arts and writing talents than the rest of Ohio. Again this year,

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Kendal Honored by Lorain County JVS

May 21, 2015

Kendal at Oberlin has been honored by Lorain County JVS, with the designation of “1st Place in the Workplace,” for their commitment to the workforce of Lorain County.  The presentation was made by JVS Superintendent, Dr. Glenn Faircloth to Barbara Thomas, CEO Kendal at Oberlin.  Present were Kendal and JVS staff and students.

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High School Graduates Recall Time at Kendal

May 19, 2015

Every year Kendal at Oberlin honors its student staff members, who work in Dining Services, and are graduating from local high schools.  Ann Pilisy, Dining Room/ Catering Manager arranges a reception for Kendal residents and staff to thank each student for their service and wish them well as they move to the next stage of […]

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Kendal to Host Intergenerational Webcast May 28

May 15, 2015

Old and Young in 5 Cities to discuss White House Conference on Aging Key Issues On May 28, Kendal is partnering with its local PBS-TV station to webcast live, intergenerational discussions about the four themes of the upcoming White House Conference on Aging: retirement security, healthy aging, long-term services and supports, and elder justice. In […]

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Leadership Development Scholarship Created

Mar 19, 2015

The Kendal Northern Ohio Board Dinner is the annual event in which board members of Kendal at Oberlin, Kendal at Home, Senior Independence, and Kendal Northern Ohio who have completed serving their terms are honored, and all board members from these boards are thanked for their service.  Ed Miller, Kendal at Oberlin board chair, surprised Barbara […]

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