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Area Agency on Aging Presents $1,000 Grant to Justin Konyn


  Posted on September 1, 2014

September 2014

Congratulations to Justin Konyn, a 2014 recipient of a $1000.00 grant from the Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging, Inc.  A resident of Lexington, Justin is a freshman at the College of Wooster and is pursuing a master’s degree in Sociology.  Area Agency on Aging Chief Executive Officer Duana Patton presented the grant to Justin at the Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging, Inc. office at Hawkins Corner.

 

This grant is one of six (6) $1,000.00 grants the Agency on Aging Board of Trustees elected to provide this year to individuals for higher education or classes benefitting the field of aging.

 

The nine-county Area Agency on Aging Board supports and promotes programs for older and disabled adults. One of the Board objectives is to help others in the community learn more about the agency goals in providing leadership for adult independence.

 

The Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging, Inc. serves a nine county district of Ashland, Crawford, Huron, Knox, Marion, Morrow, Richland, Seneca and Wyandot Counties, providing assistance to those age 60 and over and disabled.  The Area Agency on Aging can be reached at (419) 524-4144 or (800) 560-5799.

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CONTACT:    Teresa Cook, Chief of Marketing and Development

                        Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging, Inc.

                        2131 Park Ave. West, Suite 100, Ontario, OH 44906

                        Phone:(419) 522-5612 or (800) 522-5680, Ext. 1120

                        Fax:     (419) 522-9482

                        Email:  tcook@aaa5ohio.org