The Spartanburg County 50+ generation creates a community promoting independence, healthy choices, active learning, effective engagement and a lively social network.

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Spartanburg County will retain and attract retirees with an integrated system of service and active involvement to engage the 50+ generation in identifying, designing programs for and providing information to the changing needs of new and current seniors.

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Yvonne Harper

Executive Director
Office: 864-560-6761
Cell: 864-621-9738

Pat Young

Program Coordinator
Office: 864-560-6402

Shelby Ward

Public Information Intern
Office: 864-560-6402

Spartanburg County Aging Well Center Site Coordinators:

Debi Brown

Timken Community Center

Ellen Davison

Middle Tyger Community Center

Nolandi Greeff

Boiling Springs Community Park

Kristie Gunterman

Woodruff Leisure Center

Gary Johnson

Chesnee Community Center

Drew Means and Dorothy Thomas

Northwest Center

Linda Perteet

T.W. Edwards Community Center

Board of Directors

The Fifty Upstate Board of Directors includes the following community leaders:

Tammy Devine, Chair

Community Volunteer

Tom Barnet, Vice Chair

Community Volunteer

Bill Robinson, Treasurer

Gosnell Menard Robinson & Infante CPAs, PA

Julia Lyons, Secretary

Retiree/Human Resources Consultant

Jeff Berline

All About Care SC

Terry Cash

Caman Group, Inc.

Grant Close

FordHarrison, LLP

Jim Crook

The Crook Insurance Agency, LLC

Marsha Gibbs

Gibbs International Inc.

Audrey Hailstock

Community Volunteer

Katherine O’Neill

The Palladian Group and ELYSIAN

John Poole

Carolina Alliance Bank

Stephanie Rainey

Rainey & Brown, PA

Glenda Sims

IKOR of Western Carolinas and Greenville Technical College

Alonzo Thompson

City of Spartanburg

Did You Know?

The mature market has over $1.6 trillion in spending power.
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Contact Info

P.O. Box 177
Drayton, SC 29333


Upcoming Events

July 26

Night of Wonders 2019 is a summer spectacle of comedic entertainment by Sparkle City Improv, a curated pop-up shop featuring some of Spartanburg’s best known female artists and artisans, a costume contest, ice cream bar, and specialty cocktails!

Don your frocks, collars, and ruffles on July 26, 2019 to celebrate the weird, wild, wacky, and creative side of Spartanburg! Early bird tickets are only $15 until July 1 so get your tickets now! (this event is ages 21+)

October 27
Great Trains & Grand Canyons

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