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Wallerstein Foundation for Geriatric Life Improvement Funds “Mel’s Spot”

Wallerstein Foundation for Geriatric Life Improvement Funds “Mel’s Spot”

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

The Wallerstein Foundation for Geriatric Life Improvement generously funded the refurbishment of the Slobodien Pavilion Solarium, in memory of Rita & Melvin Wallerstein, obm. Mel’s family dedicated the renovation, calling it “Mel’s Spot,” as during his later years, as a resident at Daughters, Mel enjoyed sitting in the Solarium, visiting with his wife or reading the newspaper.  Mel was very involved with Daughters of Israel. In addition to being a major benefactor of the Home, he served as a Board Officer for two decades and was VP Emeritus upon his passing.

DOI is a multi-faceted, state-of-the-art, skilled nursing facility offering the most modern and comprehensive services including long-term care, sub-acute rehabilitation, memory care, hospice/palliative care and respite stays, according to the website. The team of skilled and dedicated professionals deliver the highest quality of care for our 300 residents, which includes varied levels of healthcare as well as a full array of social, recreational, and social programming.

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