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Northwest Valley Connect receives transportation grant from City of Surprise Community Outreach Program

November 18, 2015
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Northwest Valley Connect (NVC) is pleased to announce that it has been approved by the City of Surprise Community Outreach Program to receive an $8,000 grant to fund transportation efforts in the Northwest Valley in 2016. The funds will support NVC’s various programs, including the Call […]

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Holiday shopping? Let us do the driving! Group Connect Trips for November and December!

November 18, 2015
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SURPRISE, ARIZ. – Nonprofit Northwest Valley Connect (NVC) is offering group trips to shopping malls through its Group Connect program.

 

Arrowhead Mall $5

7700 W. Arrowhead Towne Center

Wednesday – November 18th, December 2nd and 16th

 

Arrowhead Crossings (Target/ Hobby Lobby […]

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It is Difficult for Women to Give up Driving

November 9, 2015
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by Bonnie Boyce-Wilson

As the old saying goes, “You never miss the water till the well runs dry.” And nothing could be more true than when it comes to the privilege of driving. We jump into our cars at any time—at our convenience, with no need […]

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Northwest Valley Connect problem solves to find rides for local senior

November 9, 2015
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Corte Bella resident Felma has always been on the move. Originally from Iowa, she set out and settled in many different states over the years: California, Texas and even Florida. Even when her husband passed away and Felma finally decided to settle down in the Corte Bella community […]

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Reserve your spot for Group Connect trips–October, November, December!

September 30, 2015
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Nonprofit Northwest Valley Connect (NVC) is offering group trips to shopping malls through its Group Connect program.

Arrowhead Mall $5

7700 W. Arrowhead Towne Center

Wednesday – October 14th, November 4th and 18th, December 2nd and 16th

 

Arrowhead Crossings (Target/ Hobby Lobby) $5

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NVC named Mobility Manager and receives funding to improve transportation in the West Valley

September 30, 2015
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Northwest Valley Connect (NVC) is pleased to announce that it has been selected to receive funding through the Federal Transit Administration’s Enhanced Mobility for seniors and Individuals with Disabilities grant program for the Phoenix-Mesa Urbanized Area.  NVC will be awarded $121,090 in grant funding for […]

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“Stuff the Bus” Food Drive raises donations for local food bank

September 30, 2015
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Thanks to the generous support of the community, and the teamwork of several local transportation agencies, Northwest Valley Connect’s first-ever “Stuff the Bus” Food Drive was a success, raising 960 pounds of nonperishable food donations for Valley View Community Food Bank.

This event, which took place […]

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Northwest Valley Connect helps senior on health improvement journey

September 16, 2015
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For many older adults, finding adequate transportation to medical appointments, grocery stores, or even to community events is often a burden. This burden often turns into an even greater challenge when mobility issues are involved.

Sally, 81, struggles with medical issues that have challenged her mobility for many […]

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Northwest Valley Connect Conducting ‘Drive’ For Volunteers

August 5, 2015
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Nonprofit Northwest Valley Connect (NVC) offers referrals and information about

transportation services available in the Northwest Valley and has started a limited volunteer driver

program with the current volunteers. More rides have been requested than NVC can provide with the

current volunteers. NVC is recruiting Volunteers for the […]

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Northwest Valley Connect offers group shopping trips and bingo excursions. Sign up with Group Connect today!

July 2, 2015
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Northwest Valley Connect is offering group shopping trips and bingo excursions through its Group Connect program!!

The following are available:

• Arrowhead Towne Center, 7700 W. Arrowhead Towne Center, Glendale, on July 8 and Sept. 9. Cost is $5.

• Arrowhead Crossings, 7613 W. Bell Road, with dropoff at Target […]

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