Social Impact

Lisa Marsilio

Lisa M. Marsilio Appointed to the Board of Friends Services Alliance (FSA)

Kennett Square, Pa. – (May 10, 2022) – Lisa M. Marsilio, Chief Executive Officer at Kendal-Crosslands Communities, has been appointed as a new board member of the Friends Services Alliance…

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company staff with Ukraine donations

Kendal~Crosslands Ukraine Relief Donations Drive

Last week, Kendal~Crosslands Communities organized a drive for Ukraine refugees collecting relief donations. When Terry Engeman, a resident and a volunteer with The Encore Shop, a quality resale shop located…

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residents and staff at the hydroponic lab

Kendal~Crosslands Communities Residents Create Hydroponic Lab

Hydroponics is a 17th-century creation, but it has become a 21st-century popular innovation, increasing its use worldwide. Yet, unique to Chester County Life Plan Community, the Kendal at Longwood campus…

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Lisa Marsilio and Leah Reynolds

Kendal~Crosslands Helps Avondale Flood Victims

Responsibility in the Greater Community When the remnants of Hurricane Ida blew through Chester County in early September, gratefully, the residents who live at Kendal~Crosslands Communities and the staff members…

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Old Kennett Meeting

Community, Diversity, and Justice

Kendal-Crosslands Communities was founded by a grant from the Philadelphia Society of Friends, also known as Quakers, in 1973 to transform the experience of aging. The Committee on Aging group…

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members of KCC and KACS at the food bank

Kendal~Crosslands Leads Grocery Drive

Residents Lark and Carli hold produce delivered to Kennett Area Community Service food bank A pandemic will not stop the residents at Kendal~Crosslands Communities from living their values of helping…

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Building Relationships is Key

Martin Luther King CommUnity Day Every year, Kendal-Crosslands Communities helps support the Martin Luther King Jr. CommUNITY of Greater Kennett’s breakfast event to celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther…

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