Christmas Concert to Raise Money for the Friendship Haven Good Samaritan Fund

Christmas Concert to Raise Money for the Friendship Haven Good Samaritan Fund

Peace – A Christmas Music Experience, will be held on Tuesday, December 17, 2019, at 7:00 P.M. This annual event will once again be held at Decker Auditorium on the campus of Iowa Central Community College. Singer/songwriter, Jill Miller, and her band will delight your senses during this high-energy, two-hour show filled with holiday classics, […]

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Scholarship Winners Announced!

Friendship Haven Memorial Foundation scholarship funds have been established to recognize and support the educational efforts of students who are pursuing promising careers. Scholarships are made possible through gifts made to the Friendship Haven Memorial Foundation by generous donors with strong beliefs in the value of education and commitment to helping others. Applicants provide a […]

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Aspiring Leader

How do we attract the best and the brightest to work in our field? We’ve kept the excitement, energy and enthusiasm for our work quiet far too long. Telling our stories, sharing our experiences isn’t enough. We tell each other, but do we shout it from the rooftops for others? Aspiring Leader It’s an uncommon […]

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Scholarship Recipients Announced

Dr. William and Edna Remer Scholarship – The Friendship Haven Memorial Foundation recently granted scholarships from the Dr. William and Edna Remer Scholarship Fund to nine area students. Eligible applicants for this scholarship were college-bound or enrolled students who are entering a medical or social service field for the 2018-2019 school year. Dr. Remer, a […]

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A Beloved Gift

A Beloved Gift

While it can be tough to find the right words to eulogize a loved one who’s passed away, emphasizing life rather than death is an important first step. Floyd Herum wanted to dedicate something in memory of his beloved wife; and, he did so, at a place where he found much enjoyment. What was once […]

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What a Journey It Has Been

What a Journey It Has Been

Journeys moved into a new building this past June. The day went so smoothly with all the help from staff, volunteers and families that we actually were done way ahead of schedule. We have now been in our new surroundings a little over three months. We have been amazed that the residents have adjusted so […]

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A Keen Eye

A Keen Eye

The twelve individuals who make up Friendship Haven’s Board of Directors come with various backgrounds, careers and personalities, allowing each of them to bring a valuable perspective to the table. Together, the board has made impactful decisions to continuously keep Friendship Haven moving forward and up. Without these unique insights, we could potentially be missing […]

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