FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

* Is your organization a 501c3?

Yes, we are a 501c3 organization

 

* When was Mending the Gap Established?

Mending the Gap was established in 2010

* What is your organization's mission?

Our mission is to keep seniors healthy, independent, and connected. 

* Where does the money go when I donate to your organization?

Monies donated go primarily to operations and our programs. 

* Who runs the organization?

The organization is run by Executive Director and governed by a Board of Directors. 

* How can I partner with the organization?

You can partner with Mending the Gap through monetary or in-kind contributions or by donating your services. 

* Are donations tax-deductible?

Yes, donations are tax-deductible. 

* How can I get involved in the organization's mission?

Complete the volunteer application on our website, and the coordinator will contact you to complete the process. 

* Can someone volunteer virtually or indirectly?

Yes, we offer indirect volunteer opportunities, such as hosting a food or supplies drive, making friendly phone calls to our seniors, writing encouraging letters or cards, etc. 

* Who does Mending the Gap serve, and what are the criteria?

Mending the gap offers services to low-income seniors in Gwinnett County. Primary criteria; Seniors need to be 60yrs and older with income less than $1400/month and reside in Gwinnett county. 

* Is there a cost for service?

No, there is no cost for services, no sliding scales, and no waiting list. 

* How can seniors sign up for services?

Seniors can sign up on our website or call our office at 404-729-5185. 

* What days are you open?

Client hours are: Monday: 10am-1:30pm Wednesday: 10am-2:00pm Friday 10:30am-2:30pm