To build and sustain an intergenerational organization that provides older Beaverton-area residents with trained volunteers and affordable paid services to help them age in place and thrive as members of a safe, caring community.
A community in which older adults remain safely and confidently in their own homes as they age.
Inclusion, volunteerism, communication, privacy, collaboration, transparency, lasting community. Click here for descriptions of each value.
The Governing Council, whose members are elected by the Village, is the decision-making and coordinating body for Viva Village. Significant decisions made by the Governing Council are shared with the Viva Village community for commentary and feedback. The Governing Council then pulls together the skills and expertise of volunteers who make up the various Action Teams to accomplish the work of sustaining the Village. A Governing Council representative serves on each Action Team, providing ongoing direction and two-way communication and support. Governing Council Minutes