Be A Santa To A Senior (BASTAS)
The Commission on Aging and the Concord Senior Center will host Be a Santa to a Senior (BASTAS) this December. BASTAS is a service program that provides holiday cheer to seniors who may be lonely, in financial need, and are least likely to receive gifts.
How it works
- Step 1: Starting mid-November you can find requested gift ornaments at one of the following locations:
- Min's Kitchen, 3505 Clayton Rd, Concord 925-798-5800
- Irvin Deutscher Family YMCA, 350 Civic Drive, Pleasant Hill
- Concord Civic Center, 1950 Parkside Drive, Concord 925-671-3490
- Concord Police Station, 1350 Galindo St, Concord
- Concord Senior Center, 2727 Parkside Circle, Concord 925-671-3320
- Concord Community Pool, 3501 Cowell Rd, Concord 925-671-3477
- The Old Spaghetti Factory, 1955 Mount Diablo, Concord 925-687-5030
- Luna Restaurant, 2118 Willow Pass Rd #100b, Concord 925-691-4080
- Fiore, 5100 Clayton Rd, Concord 925-969-1887
- Visit Concord, 2151 Salvio St, Suite T 925-685-1182
- Concord Chamber of Commerce, 2280 Diamond Blvd Unit 200, Concord 925-685-1181
- Concord Library, 2900 Salvio St, Concord 925-646-5455
- Raley's at Brentwood, 3050 Citrus Circle Suite 201, 925-280-9688
- Step 2: Shop! Drop off your presents at the Concord Senior Center, located at 2727 Parkside Circle.
- Step 3: Join us for a wrapping event at the Concord Senior Center on December 16, 2023 from 9:00 am-11:00 am.
We also welcome hand written generic cards and letters of encouragement or fun (no politics or religion please). Seniors really enjoy cards from kids. Cards can be sent to Concord Senior Center, 1950 Parkside Dr. MS/10, Concord, CA 94519. If you prefer to drop off the card, please schedule a drop off with Concord Senior staff. Drop off location will be at the Senior Center, 2727 Parkside Circle in Baldwin Park. Mon, Tu, Th or Fri by appointment.
Questions or concerns can be sent to email@example.com or call 925-671-3321.