Carmen Mendones

Carmen, originally from Manila, Philippines, shares her story of experience from starting work in the fields of the Philippines to learning new skills throughout life and the hope of new experiences and skills that NAPCA SCSEP (Senior Community Service Employment Program) brought her. “I’m a hardworking woman,” she shares; telling us of the connection and purpose she finds in her work with NAPCA’s SCSEP.

NAPCA SCSEP helps aging adults gain job skills and employment access through community service organizations, giving back and connecting to the communities they live in while learning new skills to succeed in a modern work environment.

To celebrate forty years of service, we are sharing the stories of our participants; you can click here to read more stories. To help us continue to serve AAPI seniors for the future, please donate now to support more seniors like Carmen.