Spirit of AGE Celebration

AGE of Central Texas hosts the 2nd annual Spirit of AGE Celebration on Thursday, July 15th from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Mercury Hall. This in-person and virtual fundraiser will recognize and honor the 27th Annual AGE Award recipients, Legacy Fund Members, and Guardian Fund members. All proceeds raised will go toward helping older adults and caregivers in need!

The Spirit of AGE program will be streaming live from our Facebook Page starting at 6:15 pm! Join us as we celebrate individuals and organizations who have gone above and beyond to support older adults and caregivers in our community.

Click Here to Watch the Program!

The Silent Auction Is Live!

There are 16 amazing packages available to win through the Spirit of AGE silent auction.
The auction will close at 6:30 pm tonight and all are welcome to participate, virtually or in person.

2021 AGE Awards Honorees:

  • Willie Kocurek Vital Aging Award – Congressman Lloyd Doggett
  • Bert Kruger Smith Vision Award – Elaine Carpenter
  • AGE Philanthropy Award – Via 313 Pizza
  • Community Service Award – 38th Street Pharmacy
  • Joyce Lauck Legacy Award – Patience Buchanan

Thank You to our 2021 "Spirit of AGE" Sponsors:




Seju Bidiwala


Tina & Jim Hanna



2020 Spirit of AGE Celebration

2020 AGE Awards Honorees

Willie Kocurek Vital Aging Award – Richard Sansbury

Honors an older community member who exemplifies the concept of vital aging and who is accomplished in the areas of self-determination, self-sufficiency, civic engagement, and quality of life.

Bert Kruger Smith Vision Award – Barbara Tocker

Honors a person or organization whose vision has enhanced the older adult community and who has shown foresight and energy in implementing programs, services, or legislation that serves older adults.

AGE Philanthropy Award – Becky and Lee Shidlofsky

Honors a person or organization whose extraordinary generosity has supported work benefiting older adults.

Community Service Award – Beth Menke and Peggy Bailey

Honors a person who has volunteered  on behalf of the older adult community.

Joyce Lauck Legacy Award – Mary Jane Berry

Honors a person whose professional commitment goes above and beyond his or her job description to impact the lives of older adults.