GPNYC stands with HelpAge this World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (15 June 2023), and pledge to put an end to elder abuse and treat #OlderPeople with the respect they deserve. Here is our intern Breanna’s pledge!
GPNYC stands with HelpAge this World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (15 June 2023), and pledge to put an end to elder abuse and treat #OlderPeople with the respect they deserve. Here is the pledge of Rachel Bennett - GPNYC friend and in-residence-founder of the Nursing Home Card Project!
Gray Panthers NYC Board Member Frances Zainoeddin Speaks at United Nations, 6 February 2023
Gray Panthers NYC and Barbara Bullard Celebrate Black History and Women's History
Gray Panthers NYC and Majora Carter Celebrate Black History and Women's History
Gray Panthers Featured on Jeopardy!
Change the Way You Think About Age! Centenarians Answer the Right Questions...
United Nations - Madeline Scotto - 101, Ida Keeling - 100, Lilian Pollak - 100 and Maude Pettus- 101 are sharing their stories, their views on ageing and their plans for the future in an inspiring video!
PSA brought to you by The Florence Belsky Charitable Foundation and The Gray Panthers NY.
Gray Panthers Interview with Jan Hively - How Maggie Kuhn Changed My Life
Once upon a time, a 40 year old divorcee thought her life was over. And then she heard 72 year old Maggie Kuhn speak. Watch this short, charming interview to learn how Gray Panthers inspired Jan Hively to create an exciting new life of enduring friendship, meaning — and sex!
Rachella Tamara Ferst Statement and Question to Singapore VNR - United Nations High-Level Political Forum 2018
Jack Kupferman Statement and Question to Andorra VNR - United Nations High-Level Political Forum 2018
Gray Panthers vigorously represents the concerns of older persons and all who are aging. This year, at the UN's High Level Political Forum, we made inroads. We represent the people who need assistance. In this video clip, Jack Kupferman is asking a direct and pointed question to the country of Andorra. The world is listening. And, you can, too.
Erica Sanders Statement to 2018 Open Ended Working Group on Ageing at United Nations Headquarters
We are so proud. One of our fabulous summer interns, Erica Sanders, delivered a short and powerful statement to delegates and advocates at the 2018 Open Ended Working Group on Ageing at United Nations Headquarters. It is important for the world to see that both younger and older generations are troubled by the lack of protections for the human rights of older persons. Read a copy of the statement developed and delivered by the Gray Panthers interns here and watch a video clip of Erica’s effective delivery, below. “Age and Youth in Action.”