USC Davis School of Gerontology

Amount: 
$250,000
Year: 
2014
Field of Interest: 
Seniors
Program Name: 
Dor Vodor: Sharing the Wisdom of Elders
Grant Type: 
Cutting Edge
Organization Description: 

Founded in 1975, the USC Davis School of Gerontology comprises the first school and research institution devoted entirely to aging. The school's mission is to increase the quality of life for older adults through research, service, and education.

Grant Purpose: 

Dor Vodor: Sharing the Wisdom of Elders celebrates the life stories of Jewish elders and provides a vehicle for elders to share their wisdom with young adults and teens, transforming everyone in the process.