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Fannie, a retiree from the educational sector, and her husband Michael, a former Postal Services worker, residing in Hayward. They enjoy hobbies like travel and gardening. Fannie has been part of Spectrum's Senior Meal Program at Josephine Lum Lodge since Spring 2022.

Opting for home meals due to Michael's dietary needs, Fannie praised Spectrum's diverse Senior Meal options, especially the fish dishes. She spoke warmly about JLL staff, emphasizing their helpful nature and the welcoming atmosphere.

Fannie not only engaged in Spectrum's Senior Meal Program but actively participated in Grab & Connect. To help combat social isolation and loneliness, Grab & Connect, offers online activities provided by LOOP for those who opt to take their meal to-go. Her favorite classes include the World Tour, resonating with her passion for travel, and Tech Time, aligning with her interest in and desire to learn more about how to use technology.

Encouraging others to join LOOP sessions, Fannie emphasized the fun, friendships, and knowledge-sharing. She highlighted the opportunity to make new friends, gain knowledge from a variety of classes, and access a wealth of information.

Fannie's journey with Spectrum's Senior Meal Program and participation in Grab & Connect online activities through LOOP, showcase the importance of creating inclusive and engaging programs for seniors. Her positive experiences reflect Spectrum’s commitment to enhancing the quality of life for seniors in the community.