Annual Report



Elders front door



2015 Annual Report

Our Statement of Purpose

The MARIELDERS, Inc. is a nonprofit, tax assisted, senior center dedicated to the enrichment of life for adults 55 years and older by providing activities and services to assist them in remaining in their own homes and active members of their community. The Center was established in 1977 and serves the following communities: Mariemont, Fairfax, Madison Place, Plainville and Terrace Park.

Board                                                                                                Staff

Becky Jones – President                      Nina Iredale                Kathy Chapman-Dick – Executive Director

Sally Coffman – Vice President          Judy Dooley                 Kim Flick – Van Driver

Bob Naugle – Treasurer                      Biff Black                     Melissa Mosteller – Activity Director (Jan-July)

Jan Borgman – Secretary                   Sharon Bevis               Cara Dyne-Gores – Activity Coordinator (Nov. on)

Amy Pennekamp

 Our Finances for 2015

Revenues:                                                                               Expenses:

Village Tax Levy                                    $63,000                    Salaries & Benefits                             $79,007

Council on Aging                                   $15,610                    General Expenses                               $31,011

Business Sponsors                                  $ 2,850                    Postage                                               $ 1,217

Grants                                                                $10,000                    Grants                                                 $10,000

Contributions/Private Donations          $13,520                    Books/Audit                                         $ 2,300

Fundraising                                                       $19,252                    Fundraising                                         $ 5,654

Transportation                                      $ 2,282                    Transportation                                    $ 3,133

Programs                                               $ 4,656                     Programs                                            $ 4,495

Annual Fund                                           $ 5,562                    Professional Training/Associations     $ 1,041

Total                                                    $137,002                     Total                                                   $137,858


ENDOWMENT: $463,534.70                                        


The MARIELDERS actively applies for grants to help support services, programs and capital projects. We received a grant from The Thomas J. Emery Memorial to replace our furnace/ac units.

 Support Services

The goal of the social service department is to assist clients so that they may remain independent in their own homes. Services involve help with: balancing finances, health insurance, information and referral.


The MARIELDERS offered 434 educational and entertainment programs in 2015 with 3,536 attendants.

The Center offered the following:

Weekly activities: exercise class, canasta, bridge, cards, needle nook, dominoes, and mah jong.

Monthly activities: in-center lunches, coffee talk, blood pressure screening, book group, newsletter, crafts, members meetings, and dinner & a movie.

Day trips to area museums, tours, restaurants, theaters, concerts and sporting events.


MARIELDERS Van Shuttle provided 3,186 one way trips for 100 clients to: local groceries, pharmacies, library, banks, hairdressers, area restaurants, doctors and dentist.

Our Volunteer Transportation program provided 214 medical trips to our members who have no other way to get to their doctors.


MARIELDERS volunteers contributed over 3, 443 hours to eight different service areas. These areas included drivers, clerical assistance, fund raising, teachers, community service, Board participation, center improvements and health services.

Funders and Business Sponsors

50 West Kroger Queen City Home Care
A Caring Choice Mac’s Pizza Snappy Tomato
Comey & Shepard Magic Wok Tender Hearts
Council on Aging of Southwestern Mango Tree Terrace Park Auto
Ohio Marco Pizza Thomas-Justin Funeral Homes
Dunkin Donuts Mariemont Community Church Tri-Health Physicians (Dr. Puterbaugh)
El Trio Mariemont Eye Care Village of Fairfax
Everything But the House Flipdaddys Forcee Plumbing
Holtmeier Plumbing Hyde Park Health Center Mariemont Kiwanis Club
Mariemont Schools MPF National Exemplar
Pizzelle Village of Mariemont Walgreens
William Hesch Law Firm





For more information or to review our 990 please go to Guidestar or contact Kathy Chapman-Dick at 513-271-5588.