Category Archives: Community

Providing a Lift with Lyft

Jody W. is delighted. Jody is a retired, 80-year-young Redwood City resident who loves her fitness and water-color classes. But getting to them was a challenge. Jody is not alone. Transportation is on many people’s minds. That’s why people are delighted to find out that 70 Strong can assist them in trying out Lyft, the […]

Lessons on Adventure Travel and Retirement from a Project Manager

The following is from a conversation in September between retiree Joan Gurasich, at Little House Activity Center in Menlo Park and 70 Strong Lead Navigator Theodora Kyle-Singer. What struck Theodora was Joan’s warm demeanor and her approach to transitioning from a high level Product Management and Marketing executive in the heart of Silicon Valley to […]

When Will We Get There?

Anyone on a car ride with young children who are anticipating something and doesn’t quite understand the passage of time and distance will inevitably be asked, “when will we get there?” As the children dawdle in their minds, manipulate the latest tech toy—or game– that slides into little hands just so right, adults on the journey will inevitably be approached […]