Jackie Lynn Named Executive Director of ElderCare Lake County
February 18, 2015
Christ Church Waukegan is thrilled to announce the hiring of the Rev. Jackie Lynn as Executive Director of ElderCare@Christ Church. Jackie has devoted her professional career to non-profit management and community organizing, serving previously as the Ministries Associate and Deacon at St. James Cathedral and as the Executive Director of The National Episcopal Peace Fellowship. Jackie brings a wealth of experience in volunteer management, program expansion and fundraising to this ministry.
ElderCare@Christ Church began in 1998 as a service of Victory Memorial Hospital. Since 2004 ElderCare has been a ministry of Christ Church that helps adults over age 65 remain in their own home while being as healthy and independent as possible. ElderCare provides transportation to and from medical appointments at no cost to the care receiver. 97% of seniors served are low income, and 21% are over age 90. In addition, ElderCare volunteers may provide friendly visits and grocery shopping assistance. ElderCare serves anyone living in Northern Lake County, regardless of religious affiliation. Learn more about ElderCare.