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Elsie Williams, 9 Months Old, Is Changing Aging as Ecumen’s Youngest Volunteer
Date: Sep 30th, 2014 9:55am


Ecumen Communications

Meet Elsie Williams, the youngest, sweetest and cutest volunteer at Ecumen Seasons at Maplewood.

Last week Elsie mugged for the Star Tribune as she played Bingo with namesake resident Elsie Gustafson, 94. Star Tribune Columnist Gayle Rosenblum wrote the heartwarming story of Elsie and Elsie — a tale of how a charming 9-month-old connects across the generations

“It brings me so much joy to have her bring joy to older people,” says Amy Williams, Elsie’s proud mother, who is Ecumen’s Director of Development. “But it’s equally a gift to her. My Elsie will have so many friends of different ages.”

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How adorable...And I can only

How adorable...And I can only imagine how many smiles she receives when she visits. Little people
how they soothe the soul. Thanks for sharing.