Your Story is Important

We want to hear how you bring renewed purpose, learning, friendships, and just plain happiness to the lives of people living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. Write with stories of joy, sadness, and all the emotions in between. We would love to hear from you!

“Caregiving for a loved one is a true gift of compassion and patience.… Read more

Giving Voice on Performance Today

Giving Voice recently was featured in an interview on Performance Today, America’s most popular classical music radio program.

Host Fred Child talked with Giving Voice’s two co-founders, Mary Lenard and Marge Ostroushko and was aired on nearly 300 public radio stations across the country and reach approximately 1.2… Read more

Welcome to the Giving Voice Chorus Blog: A learning community

Dear Giving Voice Chorus Singers, Family Members, Caregivers and Others,

Welcome to the new Giving Voice Chorus blog!

We live in a world of enormous possibilities.  High-speed communications, social media, news, and information challenge our capacities and senses each day.  Many important ideas, understandings, and learnings also long to be shared on a deeper level. … Read more

Giving Voice Named St. Paul Knight Arts Challenge Winner

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has named Giving Voice  and the St. Paul African-American Faith Community ACT on Alzheimer’s Team a winner of the 2017 St. Paul Knight Arts Challenge, which funds projects that enrich and engage St.… Read more