volunteers for gold country community services


Our Mission

Gold Country Senior Services, Inc. provides essential programs that meet the basic needs of seniors living in Western Nevada County. GCCS ensures older adults have nutritional meals, warm homes, social interaction and a greater sense of security.

Our Services

Gold Country Senior Services, Inc. was incorporated in December 1976 as the Senior Citizens Foundation of Western Nevada County (SCFWNC). Today, with a small staff and more than 120 dedicated volunteers, we provide activities, classes, and events to enhance the health and well-being of our participants. We provide hot nutritious meals by means of our Congregate Lunch Cafe & Meals on Wheels, we warm many senior homes through our firewood program and much more…

Board of Directors

Leslie Lovejoy, President
Jonathan Walker, Treasurer
Dave King, Director
Greg Nichols, Director
Kathleen Shaffer, Director

The Board of Directors meets the 3rd Thursday of the month at 3:00 p.m.


Nicole Grimes, Social Services Manager
Zoe Koenig, Administrative Coordinator
Jacob Whitman, Data Manager
Courtney Ferguson, Marketing Coordinator
Nicki Pelone, Outreach Coordinator
Kristy Raihn, Volunteer Manager
Cynthia Martin, Nutrition Program Manager
Wendy Van Wagner, Nutrition Director
Rhonda Huber, Program Manager
Melissa Eilmas, Case Manager
Kim Sewell, Kitchen Manager
Kim Ward, Kitchen Supervisor
Theresa Lyon Clark, Kitchen Worker

Join Our Team

Currently no openings.