The Order of the Native Daughters of the Golden West is a fraternal and patriotic organization founded on the following principles: Love of Home, Devotion to Flag, Veneration of Pioneers and Faith in the Existence of God. We believe in preserving the past, meeting the challenge of the present and fulfilling the dream of the future. Some of our projects are: Historical Landmarks, Civic Participation, California Missions, Children’s Foundations, Education & Scholarships and Environmental Issues.
Through the active collaboration of the Veterans Memorial Senior Center staff and the Redwood City Parks, Recreation, and Community Services Department, the important role of advocacy for seniors and their stakeholders is promoted. Consistent with the documented direction of the Strategic Plan of Redwood City Parks, Recreation, and Community Services Department and the commitment of the VMSC, the Center continues to grow in its effectiveness as a valued community institution.
The Center provides a pivotal range of services to the older community of Redwood City. These services focus on programs, activities, and information dedicated to and available for to the growing multi-cultural aging population, their caregivers and families.The commitment of The Veterans Memorial Senior Center is to provide inclusive programs that enhance the older population in Redwood City focusing on health and wellness through a variety of social events, expressive arts, nutrition, fitness, educational, and recreational classes; plus social services support. It is our goal to create a quality program in partnership with older adults and people with disabilities in order to promote social activity, good health, preserve dignity and protect the quality of life of our patrons.
A typical day at the Center a participant might join in many of the following listed programs.
We welcome everyone to join us and discover Redwood City’s best kept secret - the Veterans Memorial Senior Center.
Donations from club assets are regularly made to local charities and to our Senior Center.
Anyone born in California can join our organization by contacting the head office in San Francisco at (800) 994-6349. Or visit our website: ndgw.org
Location: Goldstar Room