Revisiting the death of Issan Tommy Dorsey Roshi

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July 11, 2019

Ken Ireland is a Zen Buddhist who worked alongside our founder, Issan Dorsey, to set up Maitri. Here, shared with his permission, are some of his thoughts shared with the community on the 20th anniversary of Issan’s death. Welcome! One bright afternoon, Isaan was walking down Hartford St. towards 18th with Steve Allen and Jerry…

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Welcome, Rusty!

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July 9, 2019

Residents, Staff, Board Members, and Volunteers enjoy one of Chef Anne’s delicious lunches as we warmly welcome Rusty Smith to his first day as Maitri’s new Executive Director

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Volunteer Spotlight: Martha

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June 6, 2019

Periodically, we like to highlight volunteers to better bring light to the amazing work they do in providing compassionate care to our residents. Meet Martha, a volunteer at Maitri for the past 7 years. What drew you to Maitri? I was drawn to Maitri by the loving environment, the compassion of the people who work…

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Paula West to headline Bliss on 5/5

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April 18, 2019
Paula West to headline Bliss on 5/5

Beloved vocalist and once called “the finest jazz cabaret singer around”, Paula West will be our featured entertainer for the evening, serenading guests with a heartfelt performance sure to delight.  The New York Times dubbed her “a swinging pop-jazz sophisticate in the tradition of Lena Horne and Carmen McRae.” Paula West adds drama and depth to every song…

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Become a BLISS 2019 Sponsor

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February 26, 2019
Become a BLISS 2019 Sponsor

Presenting Sponsor: $25,000 20 tickets to Bliss 2019 Permanent recognition in the Maitri residence (including company logo, if desired) Special recognition from the stage at the event Logo on event signage Logo in event promotion Listing in event invitation Logo on Maitri’s website, newsletter, and annual report Gold Sponsor: $10,000 10 tickets to Bliss 2019…

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Save the Date for BLISS 2019

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February 25, 2019
Save the Date for BLISS 2019

Sunday May 5, 2019, 4PM-8PM Celebrate Maitri with sumptuous food, delightful music, and a fun evening with compassionate friends. BLISS provides vital funding to help underprivileged people with advanced AIDS in need of hospice or 24-hour respite care. To host a table or sponsor this event, contact Tomas at tmoreno@maitrisf.org

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Tree Trimming

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December 20, 2018

Another wonderful evening of residents, staff, volunteers, and friends enjoying each others company, and this year’s spectacular tree.

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