Spirit of AGE Celebration

The second annual Spirit of AGE event will take place on July 15th, 2021, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Join us for a fun evening featuring light bites, drinks, lawn games, a silent auction, and a program celebrating AGE supporters and the 2021 AGE Awards recipients.

This in-person and virtual fundraiser will honor the AGE Legacy Fund members, and AGE Guardian Fund members, and the 27th annual AGE Awards recipients. Virtual attendees would be able to access the event through a live streaming of the program and access a digital version of the silent auction. Stay tuned for more details!  

This fundraiser and silent auction will raise funds to support AGE’s comprehensive programs, Thrive Social & Wellness Centers, Resource & Information Center, and Help Equipment Lending Program.

Nominations for the 27th Annual AGE Awards are now open!

Please complete the form below to nominate individuals, groups, and/or organizations who have gone above and beyond for AGE of Central Texas this past year.

Click Here for the Nomination form.

Please complete this form by May 31st. All nominations will be reviewed by a nomination committee.

Decisions will be made by June 11th and publicly announced at the event on July 15th.

2021 AGE Award Categories:

The Willie Kocurek Vital Aging Award – 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.

The Bert Kruger Smith Vision Award – 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.

The AGE Philanthropy Award – Honors a person or organization whose extraordinary generosity has supported work benefiting older adults.

The Community Service Award – Honors a person who has volunteered on behalf of the older adult community.

The Joyce Lauck Legacy Award – Honors a person whose professional commitment goes above and beyond his or her job description to impact the lives of older adults.

Thank You to our "Spirit of AGE" Sponsors:

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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.