Hispanic Center Lehigh Valley Receives Grant from R.K. Laros Foundation
The check was presented during a press conference held Tues., Aug. 25. The funding will be used for flooring and lighting renovations to Hispanic Center Lehigh Valley’s Basilio Huertas Senior Center.
“There’s definitely an alignment of what you value and what we value,” said George Mowrer, Laros Foundation trustee. “We’re excited about this project to create a welcoming, fun place for your very special seniors.”
“For safety, and for (our seniors) feeling good about themselves, it makes all the difference,” said Lorna Velasquez, Hispanic Center Lehigh Valley executive director.
The Basilio Huertas Senior Center provides adults more than 60 years of age with personalized case management services, as well as opportunities for educational and social engagement.