CDS Monarch Blog

Staff Highlight: Rich Staggert

Rich joined CDS Monarch about four years ago as the Senior Desktop Technician. He works on the day-to-day maintenance, troubleshooting and upkeep of C



Nucor House is Opening for Veterans

As 4th of July celebrations continue into the weekend, it is a wonderful time to celebrate the Veterans in our community and our ability to give back



Remember our Veterans this Fourth of July

This Independence Day, it is important to remember that it is more than just barbecues, parades and fireworks. As much of an effort as it took our Fou



Live Auction at 25th Annual Golf Tournament

The Wolf Foundation is gearing up for the 25th Annual "Teeing Off for Abilities" Golf Tournament on July 16th. We wanted to let you know that there wi



Get Involved: Volunteer Opportunities

CDS Monarch and The Wolf Foundation have a number of different volunteer options for anyone who is interested! Many opportunities revolve around our i



Nucor House Remodeling Continues

As the grand opening of The Nucor House quickly approaches, many volunteers are working hard on the finishing touches that still need to be done. Curr



Local Artists Donate to Nucor House

The Nucor House in Penfield will soon be adorned with pieces featuring the talents of local area artists.At this year's Xerox Rochester International



Staff Highlight: Deb Gill

Deb started with CDS Monarch in March 2007 in the business office as a part-time accounts payable assistant. Occasionally she also helped with payroll



Veterans Go on Adventures in the Adirondacks!

Veterans from Warrior Salute ventured to the Adirondack Mountains for a camping trip from June 8th-June 11th. Five Veterans, two staff members, and on



YMCA Donates Free Memberships to Veterans

When the Veterans of Warrior Salute move in to the Nucor House on July 10th, they will become members of the Penfield community as well as members of



CDS Monarch Goes for Gold at NY State Summer Games!

Sixteen athletes and five coaches representing CDS Monarch attended the New York State Summer Games at the University of Buffalo on July 15th-17th.CDS



Starbucks Sweetens Lives at CDS Monarch

The Starbucks Harvest Program has made the mornings of those at CDS Monarch Senior Living and Warrior Salute a little sweeter.Starbucks has been donat



Roof Sit Raises Awareness

On Thursday June 7th, CDS Monarch staff Pam Bolger, Sue Barone, and Penny Bloom took a stand against breast cancer by taking a seat on the roof of the



Warrior Salute Participants Enjoy Rock Climbing

On Saturday mornings, veterans from Warrior Salute have enjoyed spending their time rock climbing.John P., Michael N., James E., Michael L., and Brand



Staff Highlight: Julie DeGarmo

Julie joined the CDS Monarch family 16 years ago as a relief staff at the former Lehigh Station residence. Less than a year later she became full-time