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25th Annual Christmas Choral Concert  | December 1 2017

012.1.17 | 7:30pm-9:30pm |Free will offering will be collected
St. Louis Catholic Church 7601 Burnet Road at St. Joseph

Proceeds go to Drive a Senior – North Central
Mission: provide transportation and related services to keep
seniors independent.
What: A memorable evening of beautiful Christmas music!

In honor of the 25th Anniversary
the special emcee is
Jim Spencer
Emmy Award winning weather caster

Most of the 14 congregations that support DAS North Central will provide a choral group to perform Christmas songs. During the transition from one group to another the entire audience joins in singing Christmas carols. Come join us as we open the Christmas season with our 25th anniversary concert.

For more information, phone the office M-F 9am-Noon:

The joys of caring for the well-being of others

What would you do if you could no longer drive? How would you get to your doctor or dentist? How would you get to the grocery store or post office? YOU can help fill this critical need for your senior neighbors by supporting Drive a Senior!
Every dollar you donate goes toward helping a senior to age in their home, receive healthcare, share a laugh with a volunteer, and feel the freedom a ride can offer. Consider volunteering and warming the heart of someone needing your smile.

Send us an email and we’ll get you on-board with our fabulous team of volunteers.


Serving seniors living in the central corridor of Austin from 45th Street to SH 45 tollroad; west of I-35; east of Burnet Road and MoPac.  This includes Crestview, North Loop, Georgian Acres, Domain, North Lamar, Tanglewood Estates, Gracywoods, Walnut Creek, Quail Creek, Lamplight Village, Wells Branch, Scofield Farms and several other neighborhoods.

How you can help ….

SHARE YOUR TIME: Even if driving’s not your cup of tea there are a world of ways to help your homebound senior neighbors. Help out in our office. Assist in our next fund-raiser? Pass out flyers? If you have the time, we have the task.

FINANCIAL SUPPORT: Donations make it possible for Drive a Senior to serve our nearby senior citizens and to plan to continue that service  as the needs grow. You can donate directly to our Drive a Senior region below. And there are other ways to contribute by doing things you normally do anyway.

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Give direct through local donations …

Your one-time financial gift to Austin NORTH CENTRAL provides your senior neighbors with transportation that allows them to stay in their own homes. As a 501(c)(3) non-profit, most donations to Drive a Senior are tax deductible.

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Spread that smile around…

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901 Braker Lane, Austin, TX 78758
(at the Vincentian Family Center’s Office Suites (next to McBee Elementary)
Mailing address: PO Box 660058, Austin, TX 78766
phone: 512.453.2273
office hours: weekdays 9am-noon


2017 BOARD
PRESIDENT | Lloyd Langsdorf
SECRETARY| Judy Hughes
TREASURER |  Steve Zwernemann
MEMBERS |  Gloria Garcia, Eddye Kruse, Anne Kuempel, Scott McFarland, Linda St. Clair

                 Mary Ann Longnecker, David Goodstein, Eleanor Langsdorf, Susan Davis


We appreciate the generous support of several congregations and businesses in our region.

Crestview Baptist Church
Crestview United Methodist Church
Faith Lutheran Church
First Cumberland Presbyterian Church
First English Lutheran Church
First Unitarian Universalist Church
Gethsemane Lutheran Church
Hyde Park Christian Church
Northwest Baptist Church
Redeemer Lutheran Church
St. Albert the Great Catholic Church
St. John’s Episcopal Church
St. Louis King of France Catholic Church
St. Mark United Methodist Church
Trinity United Methodist

38th Street Pharmacy
Armadillo Advertising
Blindhog Photograph
Bowne Electric
Brookdale Spicewood Springs Rd
Crossfit Central
Fat Belly Pretzels
Fidelity Charitable Fund
Friends of the Forest Fdn
Garbo Salon & Spa
Marco’s Pizza (Research)
Little Deli
Monica Blackburn Realty
Nurses Unlimited
Russell Korman Fine Jewelry
Shiner Smoke House
Shurlock Storage
Thrivent Financial
Vinny’s Mobile Thrift