Warmth and Caring

Oct 07, 2016

The Kendal at Ithaca knitters have reached, and surpassed, their goal of producing 2,000 sweaters for children around the world with the Knit-for-Kids World Vision Project.  The current batch of lovely and unique sweaters will be on display Tuesday, October 11 in the Craft Room from 2:00 to 4:00. The knitters are doing their bit to make the world a more beautiful and caring […]

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Kendal at Ithaca Apartments Awarded LEED Gold Certification

Sep 23, 2016

Sept. 23, 2016, Ithaca, New York – Kendal at Ithaca announced Friday that its 24 new independent living apartment residences have been awarded Gold-level LEED certification. The LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating system, developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), is the foremost program for buildings, homes and communities that are […]

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Hearing Good News…

May 03, 2016

May 20, 2016—Eversound partners Jake Reisch and Matt Reiners were named New England’s Young Entrepreneurs of 2016 by the U. S. Small Business Administration. Their wireless headphone system was tested at Kendal at Ithaca and the results changed the marketing focus of Eversound from wireless silent dance parties for youthful audiences to enhancing hearing for […]

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The Benefits of LEED and Other Sustainability Measures in Kendal at Ithaca’s Expansion & Renovation

Mar 03, 2016

March 3, 2016—Kendal at Ithaca is  in the process of expanding and renovating its facilities and programs to position itself for today’s residents and meet the needs of tomorrow’s market. When completed, the project will include a new two story, 24 unit independent living apartment building with new covered parking; a new stand-alone 48 bed […]

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Kendal at Ithaca community celebrates major expansion and enhancements

Feb 09, 2016

Kendal at Ithaca community members gathered Friday afternoon, Feb. 5, to celebrate the completion of the first phase of a major expansion and enhancement project. Designed to better serve its current and future residents, staff and the community at large, the project has added a new two-story, 24-unit independent living apartment building, with 38 new […]

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AIER Ranks Ithaca #1 in Top 20 College Towns

Feb 07, 2015

American Institute of Economic Research   At the end of 2014, the American Institute of Economic Research (AIER) ranks Ithaca, New York #1 in Top 20 College Towns. AIER ranks Ithaca #1 for a number of reasons including: Ithaca ranks number one in entrepreneurial activity and research and development, while also having a high number of […]

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Tompkins County Development Corporation (TCDC) Closes on Kendal at Ithaca

Feb 09, 2015

The Tompkins County Development Corporation (TCDC) has issued Kendal at Ithaca $47,720,000 in tax exempt bonds, $7.900.000 will be used to refinance existing debt. The remaining balance will be used for new construction and renovation.  Kendal at Ithaca plans for the major expansion and enhancement of its community and programs to better serve its current […]

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Kendal at Ithaca Begins Expansion

Jan 30, 2015

A major expansion and enhancement of Kendal at Ithaca’s community and programs to better serve its current and future residents, staff and the community at large has begun. Located on 104 acres above Lake Cayuga in New York’s Finger Lakes region, Kendal at Ithaca began construction on the $29.3 million project in January 2015. “Our […]

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Kendal at Ithaca residents build benches for Salt Point Park

Jun 20, 2014

Friends of Salt Point Park in Lansing, N.Y., had hoped to add several new benches but their budget would not cover the materials and labor. Kendal Woodshop volunteers stepped in and built the three Leopold benches with supplied materials. The benches are now offering a place to sit and enjoy the park. Park information is at http://www.lansingrec.com/parks/salt-point; visit the park […]

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Kendal at Ithaca partners with community to screen, discuss ‘Race: The Power of an Illusion’

Nov 12, 2013

Building on slowly increasing diversity among staff, Kendal at Ithaca took another step forward last spring to deepen the community’s understanding of race and its enduring impact. Rebecca Norman, Director of Rehabilitation Services, was working on a project as part of Kendal’s Leadership Fellows Pilot Program. The project connected her with a community leader who […]

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