Birthdays November
Anderson, Cathy Hartung, Louise Santangelo, Anthony

Angalich, Rita

Jewell, Rhea

Serafine, Louis

Bake, Betty

Knabenshue, Blanche

Siburt, Margaret

Billiard, Carol Ann

LaScola, Norma

Snodgrass, Geraldine

Carr, Beryl

McBride, Thomas

VanBevern, David

Crupe, Edna

McCann, Anna

VanCamp, Helen

Degenhardt, Mary

Mead, Ray

Vidich, Catherine

DePaulis, Joseph

Mendel, Diana

Vidoni, Louis J.

Duffy, Jeannie

Mrvos, Eileen

Visnic, Barbara A.

Foster, Gloria

Pievach, Judy

Wallace, Linda

Gareis, Ellen v.

Pinkerton, Mary

Walters, Billy

Gill, Kathy R.

Postlethwait, Barbara

Warzynski, Mary

Golebiewski, Linda

Riedel, Elizabeth

Wiggins, Shirley

Guire, Anita V.

Riska, Anna


RSVP Volunteers Hard at Work

Special thanks to volunteers helping with the Follansbee Beautification Project by painting 27 benches:  Jim Brooks, Tony Santangelo, Eddie Wilkerson, Bruce Russell and Bobby Johnson.  Great Job!

RSVP made $647.25 at  Applefest and Christmas in the Park.  A special thanks to all the volunteers who assisted with baking, crafting and working the booth.  Good Work!

Special Thanks to volunteers who worked the booth:

Hattie Adams Gloria  Hartman
Winnie Arthurs Pat Hensley
Norma Jean Boni Paul Krnaich
Jim Brooks Woody  Lazear
Ed Brothers Carol Lynn
Phyllis Burkel Tom McBride
Loretta Ceccarelli Vera Morton
LaVaughn Coulter Robert Raglia
Tammy Croghan Cathy Rusnak
Becky  Deitch Ruth Sperry
Joe DePaulis Julia  Stankevich
Becky  Fahey Rae Tate
Martha Gonzales Bill Thomas

and volunteers who baked and crafted:

Hattie Adams Josephine Patrone
Flo Cassella Shirlie Rogers
LaVaughn Coulter Ruth Sperry
Nancy Forester Patti Stafford
Margaret Freshwater Mary Tenant
Florence  Kahley Catherine Vidich
Helen Kochen Nancy Waugh
Caroline Lantz Ruth Zirkle

RSVP will be holding its raffle up till December 15, 2009
for another beautiful full size quilt donated by Margaret Freshwater.
Tickets are $1 or 6 for $5 available in the RSVP office.

We have received 4-ply yarn for Christmas Lap Robes, THANK YOU!  However, we have already given it out and are in need of more..... Our ladies have been busy!  THANKS AGAIN!



from the



  Patricia Goldsmith, Maurine Marsh, Betty Lou Robinson, Mary Mardell Rogerson, Edward Brothers, Anthony Santangelo, Bruce A. Russell, James. E. Wilkerson, Josephine Diserio, Moe Diserio

Station(s):  Christian Literacy Program Resurrection Lutheran Church, Brooke County WVU Extension Office, Marshall County Meals  on Wheels First Christian Church

Up and Coming Events

RSVP Halloween Party
October 31, 2009, from 12:00 to 3:00 p.m.  at the Follansbee Community House. Donation requested $2 for costumed attendees and $3 for un-costumed attendees.  Invitations were extended by phone.  Please RSVP by October 26, 2009 at 304-527-3410.  Entertainment and refreshments provided.  Look forward to seeing you there....

AFTERSCHOOL ADVENTURES MEETING scheduled   November 5, 2009 from 10:00 to 11:00 p.m.  New volunteers welcome!

AARP Tax Time is coming again; those interested in doing tax preparation please contact the RSVP office to get scheduled for training material.  All is welcome.  If you’ve done your taxes, you can probably help…….

Diocese of Wheeling Charleston is needing: Two Area Coordinators for Brooke and Hancock Counties for Home Base Mentoring at Community Day Report Centers.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:   Attend board of director’s quarterly meetings in local areas, Wellsburg and Wheeling. Recruit and assist training for mentors in local area and be a mentor. Supervise and administer responsibilities.

Stone Pear Pavilion needs volunteers to assist residents with walks, visitation and other needs.

Afterschool Adventures volunteers are always needed!  RSVP is looking for sponsors to assist with utility expense of St. Anthony's School Building for use of gym and stage, if you can help give us a call at 304.527.3410.







Special Thanks to Weirton United Way Day of Caring participants:  Shelley Gutwald, RN, Director, Intrepid Home Health Services and Gwen Metallides, Weirton Area Ambulance and Rescue Squad.    They assisted RSVP with the File of Life State Project Survey.  Great job!  We’ve had one participant that did need to use his file of life to-date.  Mr. Donald Keeder, thank you for sharing your story with volunteer Susan Sampson.

Cleveland Christmas Connection

Nov 20, 2009
- $37

Hartwood Acres
Dec 7, 2009 - $53
New York Redeye
- November 14, 2009 - $99

RSVP Advisory Council has been contacting Volunteers and Stations by phone to interview again to complete our yearly program evaluation, your cooperation will be greatly appreciated!   Special thanks to Chairperson, Carmel Esposito, and committee members, Hattie Adams, Kristin Cross, Fred Welshans, Jr., Linda Golebiewski, and Maggie Stewart.  Your cooperation is greatly appreciated!

RSVP Fundraisers
Click to Register your Kroger Plus Card online to help RSVP.         

If you need help call 304.527.3410 and we’ll walk you through.  Select Ohio, enroll at the store you shop and select Charity Organization Name:   BROOKE COUNTY COMMITTEE ON AGING RSVP Organization Number: 83852 (No Computer? Call the office and we’ll send you a barcode to contribute)  Just need to use your card to contribute!  IT’S EASY!
Shop online at iGive to help RSVP.  26% goes to RSVP with tax deduction

 *Recycling Ink Cartridges/Old Cell Phones 


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